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Episode 41: Thank the Maker: The Empire Strikes Back

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! We continue our journey through the Original Trilogy today with another Thank the Maker episode, this one focusing on The Empire Strikes Back. Plus, your Star Wars news for the week. Yoda & Stuart Freeborn: Potato asteroid: Thanks for tuning … Continue reading Episode 41: Thank the Maker: The Empire Strikes Back

Episode 40: Thank the Maker: A New Hope

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! Thank the Maker returns this week with our look behind the scenes at A New Hope. We go all the way back to the 70s where it all began in this episode. Plus your Star Wars news for the week!Thanks … Continue reading Episode 40: Thank the Maker: A New Hope

Episode 39: The Psychology of Anakin Skywalker (Part 1)

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! As we mentioned last week, we're taking a break from Thank the Maker for the first part of our look at the psychology of Anakin Skywalker. Before that, we have your Star Wars news of the week, and a review … Continue reading Episode 39: The Psychology of Anakin Skywalker (Part 1)

Poe Dameron: Free Fall Review

One of the recurring complaints I heard coming out of The Rise of Skywalker was that Poe's backstory had been changed from the New Republic turned Resistance hero pilot to the backworld spice runner turned Resistance hero pilot. So naturally, when I heard that Poe would feature in his own novel, I was very interested … Continue reading Poe Dameron: Free Fall Review

Welcome to the Golden Age of Star Wars

Everything has its “Golden Age,” right? That period of time when everything just seems to fall into place and you’re left with something at the best version of itself. I’ve been a baseball fan for a large part of my life, and I hear and read stories about the sport’s Golden Age – the 1920s … Continue reading Welcome to the Golden Age of Star Wars

Episode 38: Thank the Maker: Revenge of the Sith

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! We kick off this episode with your Star Wars news of the week, then we're rounding out the prequel portion of Thank the Maker with Revenge of the Sith! Thanks for tuning in, and we hope you enjoy the show! … Continue reading Episode 38: Thank the Maker: Revenge of the Sith

Episode 37: Thank the Maker: Attack of the Clones

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! We are continuing Thank the Maker this week with Attack of the Clones! Before that, we have the Star Wars news of the week. Thanks for tuning in, and we hope you enjoy the show! We record the show LIVE … Continue reading Episode 37: Thank the Maker: Attack of the Clones

Episode 36: Thank the Maker: The Phantom Menace

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! This week, we're kicking off a new series we're calling Thank the Maker, where we will be going behind the scenes of all the Star Wars films. And we're starting at the beginning with The Phantom Menace! Before that, we … Continue reading Episode 36: Thank the Maker: The Phantom Menace

Episode 35: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Batuu

Listen on Anchor Welcome to the latest episode of From a Certain Point of View! This week we are reviewing the "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: Traveler's Guide to Batuu" book that released digitally on June 23rd (hardcover coming July 21st). Plus your weekly Star Wars news, and we rank some of our favorite lightsaber duels! … Continue reading Episode 35: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Batuu

Canon Catch-Up: Alphabet Squadron

This week saw the release of Shadow Fall, so what better time to revisit its predecessor than right now? Written by Alexander Freed and published on June 11, 2019, Alphabet Squadron tells the story of how a group of people with nowhere else to go come together to form a brand-new squadron featuring a mix … Continue reading Canon Catch-Up: Alphabet Squadron