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We love STAR WARS and we’re not afraid to show it. Nate, a long-time radio & TV personality who geeks out hard for SW and pop culture, and Jake, with a background as a scientist and a geek’s geek, bring you the latest in all things from the galaxy far, far away. Whether it’s Canon or the Extended Un…

Force Geeks


    • Jan 22, 2023 LATEST EPISODE
    • every other week NEW EPISODES
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    TFG Episode 131: The Bad Batch Spoiler Special - Season 2, Episode 4: Faster - Plus Full Mandalorian Season 3 Trailer Breakdown, Zack Snyder's Rebels Moon Gets a Release Date, Trouble for the Galactic Starcruiser, and Thrawn Casting News

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 22, 2023 72:27


    In Episode 131 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down the fourth episode of the second season of The Bad Batch TV series in this spoiler special. They break down the main takeaways and the elements that point to the overarching narrative that Clone Force 99 will have to eventually decide to leave the mercenary work they do for Cid and become part of something bigger than themselves with the burgeoning rebellion movement.Plus, the Geeks discuss the newest trailer for the third season of The Mandalorian and all the Easter eggs revealed. The Geeks also discuss Zack Snyder's Star Wars movie, Rebel Moon that's not actually a Star Wars movie, the latest reports that Disney is cancelling low-attendance Galactic Starcruiser bookings as a possible sign of trouble ahead for the Uber-expensive Star Wars experience. And actor Lars Mikkelsen, who voiced the role of Thrawn in Rebels, weighs in on whether he is in fact playing the role of Thrawn in live-action. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG Episode 130: The Bad Batch Spoiler Special - Season 2, Episode 3: The Solitary Clone - Plus Giancarlo Esposito On What Sold Him on Moff Gideon Role, What a Vader Series Might Look Like, and More

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 15, 2023 88:37


    In episode 130 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and DailySuperhero.com Founder & Editor-in-Chief Daniel Wolf break down the third episode of the second season of The Bad Batch TV series in this spoiler special. They break down all the action and delve into the overarching themes involving the overreach of the Empire, the growing issue of clone soldiers going AWOL, including a major character from The Clone Wars animated series, and the possible path to redemption for Crosshair and Commander Cody.Plus, the Geeks discuss the recent rumors regarding a possible addition to the Ahsoka series that also stems from his work on Rebels. The Geeks also hear from actor Giancarlo Esposito about what helped seal the deal for him to take on the role of Moff Gideon in The Mandalorian (hint, it wasn't about the money).  And they also examine what a Disney+ series focused on Darth Vader would need to do to be successful. Dan Wolf also shares his hot takes with some past podcast topics discussed while he was on hiatus that include the Galactic Starcruiser and the Andor series. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***There is some adult language and humor, so be warned. It's not throughout, but it does happen a few times because the Geeks are still immature.***

    TFG Ep. 129: The Bad Batch Spoiler Special - Season 2 Premier Episodes 1 & 2: The Spoils of War & The Ruins of War - Plus What's Next For Star Wars Movies Ahead

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2023 50:32


    In episode 129 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the first and second episodes of the second season of The Bad Batch TV series in this spoiler special. They break down all the action and delve into the overarching themes of protecting Omega and the call to do more and eventually link up with the early days of the Rebellion. Plus, the Geeks discuss the recent the recent rumors regarding what is next for Star Wars movies, with production said to be ready to start at Pinewood Studios in the spring of 2023, possible roles for cast members of the Ahsoka series, and some much deserved love for the Andor Series being named to a top 10 shows of 2022 list by The Hollywood Reporter.  Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG Ep. 128: Everything Andor Showrunner Tony Gilroy has Said About Season Two, The Bad Batch Season 2 Trailer, The Acolyte is Doing Something New, A Different Galaxy Far, Far Away, and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2022 64:34


    In episode 128 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down all the interviews that share what we can expect ahead for the second season of Andor. Showrunner Tony Gilroy has exposed quite a lot about what the second and final season will be about and do. Also, Andor has Critics Choice Awards nominations to celebrate! The Geeks are also breaking down new rumors about what The Acolyte star Dafne Keen has said about the thing the show is doing that has never been done before in Star Wars live-action, and all the rumors swirling about the Ahsoka series, Skeleton Crew and more.Plus, the Geeks delve deep into new trailer for The Bad Batch Season Two. They also discuss the new game trailer for Jedi: Survivor. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG Ep. 127: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 12: Rix Road, A Strong Finish for Season 1, Rumors About Kathy Kennedy's Impending Exit, Bob Iger Back Running Disney and Possible Impact on Star Wars

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 26, 2022 95:00


    In episode 127 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the 12th and final episode of the first season of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They do a deep dive into the trap being sprung for Cassian Andor, discuss the stirring performances by Fiona Shaw, Diego Luna Stellan Skarsgard, Genevieve O'Reilly, Joplin Sibtain, Denise Gough, Kyle Soller, and more. Plus, Tony Gilroy shares his insights on the inspiring crowd and band scenes that led to the spark of rebellion on Ferrix. Plus, the Geeks discuss the recent move by Disney to remove CEO Bob Chapek and replace him with the former CEO Bob Iger, along with how that might impact Star Wars content in the future. They also delve into the rumors that Kathy Kennedy's exit may be coming soon as a result of the CEO shakeup, (it's just a rumor though). Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***Be warned, there is a couple of F-bombs dropped early on in the podcast, however it is back to our usually tame language after that.***

    TFG Ep. 126: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 11: Setting the Trap for Cassian, Andor Puts Aside Star Wars' Daddy Issues for New Mommy Issues, and Tony Gilroy on the Brilliance of the Actors

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 72:07


    In episode 126 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the 11th episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They do a deep dive into the trap being set for Cassian Andor, discuss the new alien characters, and the interesting turn away from the standard daddy issues of Star Wars to make way for mommy issues in this show. Plus, Tony Gilroy shares how impressed he is with the acting performances from Genevieve O'Reilly, Stellan Skarsgard, Andy Serkis and the rest of the cast. Plus, the Geeks hear from Kyle Soller about his character Syril Karn's motivations and from Diego Luna about how the title of the show is pretty deceptive to what it's all about. Plus, Rian Johnson shares that making Star Wars is the highlight of his life, what other star wants to appear in the franchise and who the next video game hero should be. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 125: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 10: One Way Out Showcases Award-Worthy Performances from Skarsgard and Serkis, The Mandalorian Stars Talk Season 3, Simu Liu Wants Another Role in Star Wars, and The Acolyte Adds Carrie-Anne Moss

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 71:03


    In episode 125 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the tenth episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They do a deep dive into the entire prison break episode and can't say enough about the tour de force acting performances from Stellan Skarsgard and Andy Serkis. The Geeks also share details discussed by The Mandalorian cast and one of its directors for what lies ahead in season 3. Plus, the Geeks hear from Andy Serkis about that epic ending and what went into his performance. They also unpack Marvel star, Simu Liu's recent interview about what he needed to hear from Lucasfilm before accepting the voice role in Visions (hint, it was that he wanted to make sure he could still do live-action Star Wars someday). And The Acolyte is now in production with Carrie-Anne Moss jumping from The Matrix films to Star Wars TV. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***This episode of the podcast includes some adult-themed humor. and language***

    TFG 124: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 9: Nobody's Listening Lights the Fuse for What's Next, Plus Andor's Audience Demand Now Rivals The Mandalorian, and Jon Favreau Talks About the Skeleton Crew Show and the Universe all the Shows are Buil

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 73:01


    In episode 124 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the ninth episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They do a deep dive into the Easter eggs from Andor and examine what lies ahead as this episode clearly sets up an inevitable event. Actor Denise Gough tells us why you should not be cheering for her character, ISB officer Dedra Meero and we learn that the audience demand for the show has grown to rival The Mandalorian's. It was a slow burn, but word of mouth has caught on!Plus, the Geeks listen in as Mandoverse co-creator Jon Favreau discusses how the new show Skeleton Crew, starring Jude Law, came about and how the entire universe of shows they're building  connect. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***This episode of the podcast includes some adult-themed humor.***

    TFG 123: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 8: Narkina 5 and All 6 Episodes of Tales of the Jedi Provide Much to Love, Plus a New Star Wars Film to be Penned by Damon Lindelof is Rumored to be in the Works

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 82:15


    In episode 123 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the Eighth episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. Plus, they dive into all six of the new Tales of the Jedi shorts from creative powerhouse, Dave Filoni. There is so much to love about all this Star Wars content. The Geeks break down all the important plot points for Andor and examine the further exposition for the stories of two Jedi that walked away from the Order.Plus, the Geeks discuss the recent rumors that Damon Lindelof is secretly working on a script for the next Star Wars movie and who else is said to be involved. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 122: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 7: The Announcement Reinforces Andor is Star Wars' Entry for Prestige Television, Lucasfilm Shakeup, and Rian Johnson Still Beating the Drum for His Trilogy

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 54:41


    In episode 122 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Jake break down the seventh episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They delve into the the sheer brilliance of this show and examine all the Star Wars references from across the franchise that appear in this episode, they also get into why more people aren't watching this show.Plus, the Geeks discuss the recent shakeup at Lucasfilm with Senior VP Michelle Rejwan stepping down from her role and the latest interview in which Rian Johnson confirms he's still in talks with Lucasfilm to start his original trilogy of movies. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 121: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 6: The Eye Provides a Huge Payoff with Incredible Intensity; Brilliant Writing, Directing, Acting, and Production; Star Wars TV Firing On All Cylinders

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 64:12


    In episode 121 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down the sixth episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They delve into the big heist as the action and intensity reaches a fever-pitch  for Cassian and his rebel crew on Aldhani ahead of the big mission. The Geeks also examine the final impact of who lives and who doesn't, as well as where things go from here.Plus, the Geeks discuss what takes place on Coruscant in the wake of the events on Aldhani. They also mount praise on how amazingly this story arc came together; from the writing, to the directing and acting, to the production. It was simply Star Wars firing on all cylinders. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 120: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 5: The Axe Forgets, Gilroy Offers a Master Class On What Mature Star Wars Can Be With Trust Issues Coming to a Head, Mon Mothma's Family Issues, Karn's Obsession, and Cereal with Blue Milk

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 61:53


    In episode 120 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down the fith episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They break down the distrust and the issues that causes for Cassian and his rebel crew on Aldhani ahead of the big mission. The Geeks also examine the family issues at play for Mon Mothma as she deals with a lack of support on the homefront from her husband and a teenager that knows how to twist the knife.Plus, the Geeks discuss disgraced Corpo security officer Karn's obsession with Cassian as well as what his Uncle Harlo has in store for his future. And Imperial officer Dedra Meero is onto something that could spell trouble for the young rebellion. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***Language warning, there is one F-bomb in this episode. Otherwise it's pretty clean.***

    TFG 118: Andor Spoiler Special - Episode 4: Aldhani, Christian Bale's Preferred Star Wars Role, the Perfect Actor to Play Darth Bane, Knights of the Old Republic Author Explains Why a Movie Would Ruin the Story

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 72:11


    In episode 119 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down the fourth episode of the Andor TV series in this spoiler special. They delve into the mission on the planet Aldhani, the introduction of Mon Mothma and her troublesome husband, Luthen's double life, the new Imperial characters at the ISB and all the cool Easter eggs (including one from The Force Unleashed series of games). The Geeks also learn why Knights of the Old Republic author (games and some books), Drew Karpyshyn thinks a making a movie of the story would ruin it.Plus, the Geeks discuss what role iconic actor Christian Bale recently said he wants to play in Star Wars and they then start fan-casting him into other roles. While in that fan-casting mode, the Geeks also tackle who should play Darth Bane if that story is ever done.  And, lastly, the Geeks offer up some good news about the forthcoming Tales of the Jedi. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 118: Andor Premier Episodes Spoiler Special, Galactic Starcruiser Experience Worth Doing, and James Earl Jones Voice Lives On as Vader Infinitely

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 25, 2022 102:41


    In episode 118 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon, fresh off their experience at the Galactic Starcruiser break down the first three episodes of the new Andor TV series. They explore it all, from the new backstory for Cassian Andor, the new characters, and the first ever swear word used in Star Wars. There's lots of love for this new mature take on Star Wars. The Geeks also share all the details about why they think the Galactic Starcruiser is worth checking out!Plus, the Geeks delve into new information about the production of the second and final season of Andor and a new update on new castings for the upcoming The Acolyte series. And they correct a bit of bad intel about when we can expect to see the second season of The Bad Batch. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 117: John Boyega Breaks Down the Creative Differences on Finn's Force Connection, Rian Johnson Reflects on The Last Jedi and the Future of His Original Trilogy, and New Info for The Acolyte and The Bad Batch

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 4, 2022 70:10


    In episode 117 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and DailySuperhero.com Founder & Editor-in-Chief Daniel Wolf break down new interviews with actor John Boyega and director Rian Johnson. We get the truth about the creative differences on what was supposed to play out with Boyega's character of Finn after JJ Abrams and Rian Johnson saw different ways for that story to play out in terms of the character's connection to the Force. Boyega also reveals why he can't bring himself to read Colin Trevorrow's Duel of the Fates script that's been circulating online. And Rian Johnson stands by The Last Jedi as taking a big swing at the story, and provides an update on his intent to move forward with his original trilogy of films.Plus, the Geeks delve into new information about the production of the upcoming The Acolyte series and when we can expect to see the second season of The Bad Batch. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***There are a few F-bombs dropped, so be warned.***

    TFG 116: Dave Filoni and Jon Favreau on What's Next for The Mandalorian, Natasha Bordizzo on Playing Sabine Wren, Christopher Lloyd Keeping Mum on Star Wars Role, and More for Cal Kestis

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 22, 2022 63:33


    In episode 116 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Chris Ridlon break down all the insights revealed by Dave Filoni and Jon Favreau in a recently released interview. They discuss what lies ahead for the third season of The Mandalorian, who would be the ultimate cameo for the show, how George Lucas continues to influence the franchise, and how the stories the duo are weaving have their own unique elements to the overarching story of the Mandoverse.Plus, Amandla Stenberg from The Acolyte shares what mistake she made after making her Star Wars introduction at San Diego Comic-Con, Natasha Bordizzo on how the Rebels animated series is impacting her live-action version of Sabine Wren in the upcoming Ahsoka series, actor Christopher Lloyd gets asked a point blank question about whether he has been cast in the next season of The Mandalorian, and Cal Kestis from the Jedi: Fallen Order gaming franchise is getting more story in advance of the sequel game. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    TFG 115: Whoa... That New Andor Trailer, AK-47s in Star Wars, and the Trouble With Making a Revan Show or Film

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 7, 2022 80:14


    After a six-week hiatus, the Geeks are back! In episode 115 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and DailySuperhero.com Founder & Editor-in-Chief Daniel Wolf take a deep dive into all the awesomeness we get from the latest Andor trailer. What Showrunner Tony Gilroy has to say about the story and what to expect from the show. The Geeks also take on the debate about the use of an AK-47 getting the modification treatment to be used as a weapon in Andor, with some fans saying it's just lazy. But is it when there is a long history of modifying real world guns in the franchise?Plus, the Geeks examine the shrinking presence of Star Wars at San Diego Comic-Con, the rumors that Cal Kestis from the Jedi: Fallen Order gaming franchise will make his debut in live-action, more story for Gwendolyn Christie's Captain Phasma, and why making a live-action Revan story could be difficult. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!***There are a couple of F-bombs in this episode, so be warned.***

    TFG 114: Obi-Wan Kenobi - Parts 5 & 6 Aftershow Spoiler Special, Kenobi Series Lives Up to the Hype, The Big Cameos and How Kenobi Overcame his Past in the Series, Rumors: a Second Season for Kenobi, Millie Bobby Brown to join Star Wars and New Show f

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 92:17


    In episode 114 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down Parts V and VI of the Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi series to discuss the big reveals in this spoiler special review. They break down what worked and what didn't, though it is worth pointing out that if you want to hate on this series you are likely listening to the wrong podcast. The Geeks share their praise for all those in front of and behind the camera on this series. They also break down the cameos and some of the underlying themes that played heavily in the series. The Part V breakdown continues until a little before the 38-minute mark when the conversation shifts to Part VI.The Geeks also dig into the rumors that there could be another season of Kenobi win the future, Millie Bobby Brown, from Stranger Things fame could be joining the franchise and a new show for Cal Kestis from the Jedi: Fallen Order game franchise. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!*** Be warned there are a few instances of adult language (including one F-bomb around the 1:13:00 time frame) in this episode of the podcast, along with some childish humor. ***

    TFG 113: Obi-Wan Kenobi - Part 4 Aftershow Spoiler Special, Kenobi Series "Rhymes" with Original and Prequel Trilogies, Praise for the Storytelling of Kenobi, Deep Cut Easter Eggs, and the Skywalker Family Connections to the Ahsoka Series

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 61:47


    In episode 113 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down Part IV of the Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi series to discuss the big reveals in this spoiler special review. They break down the new characters introduced and have high praise for lead writer Joby Harold for the direction of the show, Deb Chow's direction of the series and the fantastic acting by all members of the cast. The Geeks also dive into the character of the Third Sister, Reva, and share more insight on how well this character is developing with more time to explore her story. The Geeks also explore how each episode of the show corresponds with the same-numbered film by "rhyming" (as George Lucas has put it over the years) by incorporating similar elements and story devices. The Geeks also dive deep on some Easter eggs seen in Part IV of the Kenobi series that link back to multiple Star Wars properties.The Mandalorian co-creator Dave Filoni shares he knows how Luke and Ahsoka met and we'll like it. Also, another rumor involving Darth Vader. The Geeks discuss the move by Disney to learn more about what people want from the Galactic Starcruiser  experience and what that might mean for the future of the attraction. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!*** Be warned there are a few instances of adult language (including one F-bomb) in this episode of the podcast, along with some childish humor. ***

    TFG 112: Obi-Wan Kenobi - Part 3 Aftershow Spoiler Special, Praise for Deborah Chow, Support for Moses Ingram, a Second Season for Kenobi, a Mandoverse Crossover Event, Update on the Kevin Feige Star Wars Movie, and More

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 5, 2022 75:03


    In episode 112 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down Part III of the Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi series to discuss the big reveals in this spoiler special review. They break down the new characters introduced and have high praise for series director Deborah Chow. The Geeks also dive into the character of the Third Sister, Reva, and share some insight from the show creators about why her character seems one-dimensional, even over the top, in the beginning while also showing support for the actress Moses Ingram after recent online attacks against her. The Geeks also explore the rumor about whether we can expect a second season of the limited run series as signs are starting to point that way.The Mandalorian creator Jon Favreau offers some details about the upcoming Mandoverse crossover event that is on the horizon, someday. The Geeks also discuss the MCU architect Kevin Feige's new Star Wars movie with an update from script writer Michael Waldron. And there is some news for when you can expect a Lando series. Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy shares a little insight on what is holding up any forward movement on that project. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!*** Be warned there are a few instances of adult language in this episode of the podcast, along with some childish humor a teenage boy might use because Nate, Jake and Chris never fully grew up from their teen years.***

    Ep. 111: Obi-Wan Kenobi Aftershow Spoiler Special - Eps. 1&2, Andor Trailer Drops, Praise for Kumail Nanjiani, The Mandalorian Season 3 Teaser, Jude Law to Star in new Series, Jedi: Survivor Game, and More

    Play Episode Listen Later May 28, 2022 75:15


    In episode 111 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris break down the first two episodes of the new Obi-Wan Kenobi series to discuss the big reveals in this spoiler special review. They break down the major characters to look at the introduction of the Inquisitors and have high praise for Kumail Nanjiani's character, Haja, in the show. The Geeks also dive into the big announcements from Star Wars Celebration, taking place over the weekend in Anaheim, CA. Audiences there were treated to teaser footage from Season 3 of The Mandalorian. They also discuss the new Andor trailer and the new series announced that will star Jude Law, called Star Wars: Skeleton Crew that comes from MCU Spider-Man director Jon Watts. And there is some news for when you can expect more from set story of Cal Kestis from the game Jedi: Fallen Order in the sequel, titled Jedi: Survivor. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    Ep. 110: Kathleen Kennedy Misses the Key Takeaway from Solo Movie Falling Short and Shares Which Movie is Next, Ewan McGregor Honors Alec Guinness, Hayden Christensen Says Darth Vader is Conflicted, and Rosario Dawson Says She is in it for the Long Haul

    Play Episode Listen Later May 23, 2022 66:02


    In episode 110 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and DailySuperhero.com Founder & Editor-in-Chief Daniel Wolf take a deep dive into the many interviews with Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, Moses Ingram and Obi-Wan Kenobi series Director Deborah Chow  from their press junket to learn what What Chow thinks the biggest difference is from directing The Mandalorian and this new limited series, along with how McGregor honors Sir Alec Guinness' original performance as Kenobi, how Christensen says Vader is conflicted when we meet him in this new chapter and how badass Ingram's Inquisitor Reva really is.They also dig into the many things Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy shared in her Vanity Fair interview. To put it mildly, the Geeks were a little beside themselves at some of the things said, including blaming the less than stellar performance of Solo: A Star Wars Story on casting. Rosario Dawson lets it be known that she is in for the long haul playing the lead character in the Ahsoka series. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    Ep. 109: Kevin Feige's Star Wars Movie and his Fandom, Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen Talk About Making Kenobi, Ahsoka Series in Production, and The Book Brotherhood is Good

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 65:00


    In episode 109 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and DailySuperhero.com Founder & Editor-in-Chief Daniel Wolf take a deep dive into all the things Marvel Cinematic Universe architect Kevin Feige has said about his fandom of Star Wars, as the geeks attempt to figure out what his Star Wars movie will be about. Also, the Geeks share recent comments from Hayden Christensen and Ewan McGregor from their press junket about their bromance, becoming these iconic characters once again and what it was like to shoot the new TV series ahead of the premier of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series. They also dig into the start of production for the Ahsoka series, and review the new Star Wars book Brotherhood by Mike Chen (Nate thinks it's one of the better books from the Disney era, so far). Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    Ep. 108: How to Celebrate May the Fourth Be With You! - A Possible Season Two for Obi-Wan Kenobi Series, and Breaking Down the Panels for Star Wars Celebration

    Play Episode Listen Later May 1, 2022 65:04


    In episode 108 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris Ridlon discuss how to celebrate May the Fourth Be With You, How Hayden Christensen and Ewan McGregor prepared to reprise their iconic roles, an early dose of Obi-Wan before the premier of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series and what the star and showrunner have to say about a what would make a second season be in the cards. They also dig into all the panels announced for Star Wars Celebration, taking place at the end of May. Plus, they share what Palpatine, himself -- Ian McDiarmid -- has to say about whether we'll get an appearance from the Sith Lord in Star Wars TV. And the Geeks have another "Legit or Sh*t" segment that takes on the latest rumors surrounding the Andor series getting its run cut short, who's playing the live-action Grand Admiral Thrawn and what role we might see Hayden Christensen in for the Ahsoka series. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    Ep. 107: Clone Wars Fans Will Love Ahsoka Series, The Big Reveals and Trailers Expected from Star Wars Celebration, and More

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 17, 2022 65:14


    In episode 107 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and Chris Ridlon discuss a comment from Star Wars TV series director Bryce Dallas Howard that Clone Wars fans will be "greatly rewarded" with the upcoming Ahsoka series. Plus the Geeks break down the two-day delay of the premier of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series and what motivation there might have been to do that. They also dig into all the expected announcements and updates we might learn about at Star Wars Celebration, taking place at the end of May. That includes what trailers, "first look" and behind the scenes footage, along with any major show and movie announcements for The Acolyte, Ahsoka, The Mandalorian Season 3, Andor, The Bad Batch Season 2, Tales of the Jedi, Rogue Squadron, and the untitled projects from Taika Waititi and Kevin Feige. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    Ep. 106: Obi-Wan Kenobi Director Deborah Chow on how Strong Darth Vader will be, Darth Maul Axed, and Samuel L. Jackson Tells The Mandalorian Director He Wants to Reprise Mace Windu Role

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 27, 2022 56:00


    In episode 106 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and DailySuperhero.com Founder Daniel Wolf discuss the latest news surrounding the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series, which debuts on Disney+ on May 25. The Geeks examine series director Deborah Chow's comments about what we can expect from Darth Vader in this new show, as well as how powerful he will be. And they also break down that news that Darth Maul was originally supposed to serve as an antagonist before Jon Favreau and Dave Filnoni stepped in to make a major suggestion.And Samuel L. Jackson has let it be known to one of The Mnadalorian directors he wants back into Star Wars. Just how likely is it that Mace Windu will live once again for fans to enjoy? The Geeks break it down. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks podcast!(***Be warned, there is one F-bomb in this episode. Otherwise, there is very little adult language used.)

    Ep. 105: Spoiler-Free Review of the Disney World Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser Experience - Expensive, but Worth Doing!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 14, 2022 82:03


    In episode 105 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake and DailySuperhero.com Founder Daniel Wolf discuss Daniel's recent stay at the Disney World Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser as one of the first people to experience it. Daniel breaks down everything you want to know, without spoiling any of the story elements involved. He shares that even though the price is quite high, it's an experience every Star Wars fan will enjoy and even want to  come back for. From the check-in process, to the onboard entertainment, to the food, and the overall experience leading up to check-out, Daniel Nate, and Jake dig into all of it to let you know what upgrades are worth it and how the rooms stack up, along with the whole cosplay element of the experience. Check it all out in this special review episode of The Force Geeks podcast as they do a deep dive into the new Galactic Starcruiser!

    Bonus Ep. 104: Obi-Wan Kenobi Trailer Breakdown - Inquisitors Galore, Young Luke Skywalker, Where's Vader, So Much to Love!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2022 39:45


    In episode 104 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Jake bring you this bonus episode to celebrate and breakdown the release of the first full trailer for the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi limited series on Disney+. There could be potential spoilers for the series, based on the rumors discussed in this episode of the podcast and there is a lot of conjecture about what we will see. There is just so much to dig into with this trailer. We are getting live action-action Inquisitors! We get to see young Luke Skywalker and  we see a dejected and lonely Obi-Wan in exile, but there is a a lot of action ahead.Get ready for a heck of a ride as the Geeks breakdown every scene you see in this trailer to provide insight on what has been exposed and could remain behind the curtain that has yet to be pulled back. Check it all out in this special bonus episode of The Force Geeks podcast!

    Bonus Ep. 103: Full Interview with Black Krrsantan Actor Carey Jones from Star Wars The Book of Boba Fett

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2022 62:16


    In episode 103 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris welcome actor Carey Jones on to the show. Jones played the role of Black Krrsantan, the Wookiee gladiator/bounty hunter in The Book of Boba Fett. Jones shares his experience working on the set of the Disney+ series and what it was like to work with Jon Favreau, Robert Rodriguez, and the other creators who make the show. Jones broke down just how physical he got with the stunts and shared just how proud he is to portray the first Wookiee to make good on the warning that it's never a good idea to upset a Wookiee, because they will rip your arms off.Jones also discussed his award-winning roles behind the camera with special effects and makeup, creature effects, and puppeteering. He's an insanely interesting guy, who's worked alongside some of the most talented effects creatives in film and television. You have seen his handiwork in everything from The Walking Dead, Watchmen, Lovecraft Country, to The Sixth Sense. We can't thank Jones enough for being such a gracious and wonderful guest to talk have on the show. We look forward to seeing more of his work and wish him the very best. Check out his full, unedited interview!

    Ep. 102 - Interview with The Book of Boba Fett Black Krrsantan Actor Carey Jones and Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 28, 2022 80:50


    In episode 102 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris welcome The Book of Boba Fett  actor Carey Jones, who played the Wookiee Gladiator/Bounty Hunter Black Krrsantan, on to the show. They also preview the new Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser immersive hotel experience, and look ahead to the rumors surrounding the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series.The Geeks  welcomed actor Carey Jones on to the show for a shortened interview with him, which appears at about 22 and half minutes into the show (22:42) into the show. He discussed his role as one of the most memorable new characters to come out of The Book of Boba Fett show. He discussed his fandom over the years, his experience on the show, working with Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, and Robert Rodriguez.  Jones also has a prolific career working in effects and makeup for film and TV, including The Walking Dead for which he wan an Emmy, and we hope you enjoy listening to the conversation as much as we enjoyed taking part in it! Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***The full, uncut interview with Carey Jones will be released on Thursday, March 3, 2022.***

    Bonus Ep. 101: Full Interview with Star Wars The Book of Boba Fett Actor Marlon Aquino (the Green Twilek Server from the Sanctuary)

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 24, 2022 47:53


    In episode 101 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Matt welcome actor Marlon Aquino on to the show. Aquino played the role of the green Twilek server from Garsa's Sanctuary in four chapters  of The Book of Boba Fett. Aquino shares his experience working on the set of the Disney+ series and what it was like to work with Jon Favreau, Robert Rodriguez, and the other creators who make the show.Aquino also shared just how great it was to work with Temuera Morrison and how much he loves playing the character of Boba Fett. We can't thank Aquino enough for joining and for being such a fun guest to talk to. We look forward to his star rising in Hollywood and wish him well. Check out his full (though slightly edited) interview!

    Ep. 100 - Interview with The Book of Boba Fett Actor Marlon Aquino, Final Thoughts on the Series, Looking Ahead to Kenobi Series, John Williams is Back

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 21, 2022 101:24


    In episode 100 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, Chris, and Matt welcome The Book of Boba Fett  actor Marlon Aquino, who played the green Twilek at the Sanctuary, on to the show. They also give their final thoughts about the answers we got and what questions remain from The Book of Boba Fett. They also discuss a new casting for the Ahsoka series, review the animatic scene from Knights of the Old Republic, and look ahead to what we know about the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series. That includes the hottest rumors about the return of Prequel era character and John Williams' return to do the theme for the show. The Geeks  welcomed actor Marlon Aquino on to the show for a shortened interview with him, which appears at about 36 and half minutes into the show (36:37) into the show. He discussed his role as one of the two Twilek servers at Garsa's Sanctuary, what it took to do the makeup and prosthetics, and how much Temuera Morrison loved being Boba Fett.  Aquino was so much fun to chat with and we hope you enjoy listening to the conversation as much as we enjoyed taking part in it! Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***The full, uncut interview with Marlon Aquino will be released on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022.******There is some adult language and humor, so be warned for younger ears.***

    TFG Ep. 99: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 7: In the Name of Honor, Season 1 Wrap-Up, Premier Date Announced for Obi-Wan Kenobi Series, and The Mandalorian Season 3 Coming in 2022?

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 10, 2022 91:44


    In episode 99 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, Chris, and Matt break down The Book of Boba Fett finale in a spoiler review of Chapter Seven, titled In the Name of Honor. The Geeks examine all the spoilers and Easter eggs for this episode of the show, including the ongoing story of Mando and Grogu, along with that post credits scene and what out could mean for Cobb Vanth, along with the demise of fan-favorite character Cad Bane from The Clone Wars animated series.The Geeks also dive deep into whether the series measures up to expectations, answering whether we want more of this story and what other stories we want told. The Legit or Sh*t segment returns with new rumors as well involving who might be playing Inquisitors (even one of a "grand" nature) in the upcoming Kenobi series, and yes that premier date for the series is also a topic of discussion. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***There is some adult language and humor, including some F-Bombs in this episode, so be warned if you have younger ears nearby listening.***

    TFG Bonus Ep. 98: Full Interview with Star Wars The Book of Boba Fett Actor Skyler Bible

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 7, 2022 22:42


    In episode 98 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Matt Togami (who runs the Geeks' Instagram and Facebook pages) welcome actor Skyler Bible on to the show. Bible played the role of Fixer in Chapter Two of The Book of Boba Fett. The character is a deep cut, resurrected from a deleted scene from the original Star Wars movie, Episode IV: A New Hope. Bible shares his experience working on the set of the Disney+ series and what it was like to work with Jon Favreau, who stood in as director in some capacities while Steph Green was working through FaceTime due to COVID-19 quarantine protocols.Bible also shared just how great it was to work with Temuera Morrison and how much he loves playing the character of Boba Fett. We can't thank Bible enough for joining us and being such a great guy to talk to. We look forward to his star rising in Hollywood. Check out his full, uncut interview here.

    TFG Ep. 97: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 6: From the Desert Comes a Stranger, Interview with Actor Skyler Bible from The Book of Boba Fett, and All the Huge Reveals From the Clone Wars, and the Sequel Trilogy

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2022 100:23


    In episode 97 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, Dan, and Matt welcome actor Skyler Bible from The Book of Boba Fett on the show and also break down the sixth and penultimate chapter of The Book of Boba Fett -- titled From the Desert Comes a Stranger. The Geeks examine all the spoilers and Easter eggs for this episode of the show, including the ongoing story of Mando and Grogu, along with his training with Luke, how Ahsoka figures into everything, the return of Cobb Vanth, and the first live-action entry from a fan favorite character from The Clone Wars animated series.The Geeks also welcomed Skyler Bible on to the show for a shortened interview with him, which appears at about an hour and 15 minutes (1:15:00) into the show. He discussed how his role as Fixer, a character from a deleted scene from the original movie A New Hope. He also talked about the Master Class approach of Jon Favreau on the set, working with director Steph Green as she had to do her work through FaceTime because of a COVID-19 quarantine issue, how much Temuera Morrison love being Boba Fett, as well as Bible's own fandom over the years.  Bible was an absolute joy to chat with and hope you enjoy listening to the conversation as much as we enjoyed taking part in it! Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***The full, uncut interview with Skyler Bible will be released on Monday, Feb. 7, 2022.******There is some adult language and humor, including some F-Bombs in this episode, so be warned for younger ears.***

    TFG Ep. 96: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 5: Return of the Mandalorian, Holy Crap Mando's New Ship, So Many Easter Eggs, The Setup for Season 3 of The Mandalorian, and 3 New Games from EA Coming

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 27, 2022 85:40


    In episode 96 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and DailySuperHero.com Founder Daniel Wolf go deep down the rabbit hole of this spoileriffic breakdown of the fifth chapter of The Book of Boba Fett -- titled Return of the Mandalorian. The Geeks examine all the spoilers and Easter eggs for this episode of the show, including the reveal of Mando's new ship to replace the Crest, what the episode of the show sets up for Season Three of The Mandalorian, the deep cuts that fans of the Jedi Fallen Order game, A New Hope, The Phantom Menace, and so much more will appreciate.The Geeks also dive into the fun pop culture references to other franchises we saw in this chapter of the series, what has been perceived as "the Tatooine problem." They also share why light sabers can be "heavy," according to George Lucas. And they also talk about the new games announced by EA that seems to offer something for everyone to enjoy. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***This episode of the show is more adult themed with moronic humor that shows the Geeks haven't matured all that much in their old age, but they had a good time. Parents be warned.***

    TFG Bonus Ep. 95: Full Interview with Star Wars The Mandalorian & The Book of Boba Fett Actor and Suit Performer Chris Bartlett Talks Performing in Both shows and Stepping into the Iconic Role of C-3PO

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 24, 2022 91:35


    In episode 95 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Matt Togami (who runs the Geeks' Instagram and Facebook pages) welcome their guest, actor and suit performer Chris Bartlett, on to the show. Bartlett took his love of creating his own fan-inspired Star Wars costumes to actually working on the sets of Star Wars and has even donned his own C-3PO suit to perform as the iconic droid made famous by Anthony Daniels opposite the legend himself. Bartlett has performed the role of C-3PO (including the voice) in various occasions on television, including in appearances at the Oscars and on Late Night with David Letterman. Stepping in for Daniels has even taken him to the White House when the Obamas welcomed Bartlett as C-3PO along with Chewbacca. You have seen his work in both seasons of The Mandalorian and in The Book of Boba Fett as well. It's such a pleasure to welcome Chris Bartlett to the Force Geeks Podcast. He shares how his journey took him from a cosplayer, which he playfully admits wasn't a word when he started doing it, to actually working with Lucasfilm in Star Wars projects. He also discusses his time on the sets of The Mandalorian and The Book of Boba Fett. Check out his full, uncut interview here.

    TFG Ep. 94: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 4: The Gathering Storm, Interview with Actor Chris Bartlett from The Book of Boba Fett and The Manadalorian, and is that New Knights of Ren TV Series Trailer a Fake?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2022 91:58


    In episode 94 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, Chris, and Matt welcome their first guest, actor and suit performer Chris Bartlett from The Book of Boba Fett and The Mandalorian, on  the show and also break down the fourth chapter of The Book of Boba Fett -- titled The Gathering Storm. The Geeks examine all the spoilers and Easter eggs for this episode of the show, including the closure of the prologue story, and why this version of Boba is so different from what we knew of him from the Original Trilogy. The Geeks also dive into what the show is setting up for a run-in between Boba and the Pykes, and that huge clue that the Mandalorian himself, Din Djarin, is coming.The Geeks also welcomed Chris Bartlett on to the show for a shortened interview with him, which appears at 51:35 into the show. He discussed how he went form being a fan who made his own custom Star Wars costumes, to taking on the role of C-3PO in place of Anthony Daniels on occasion, as well as learning to be C-3PO from Daniels, himself. Bartlett also shared what it's like to work with Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Robert Rodriguez, as well as all the directors from both seasons of The Mandalorian.  Bartlett discussed working with Deborah Chow on The Mandalorian, who is also working on the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series that she is helming. No spoilers here for that series, but he talked about the qualities that she is likely bringing to the new highly anticipated series. He was a fantastic guest and a true Star Wars fan who is living the dream. He knows it and takes it very seriously, but has a great time sharing his passions with the Geeks! Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***The full, uncut interview with Chris Bartlett will be released on Monday, Jan. 24, 2022.***

    TFG Bonus Ep. 93: Full Interview with Star Wars The Mandalorian Actor and Suit Performer Misty Rosas; She Reflects on Performing in Both Seasons of The Mandalorian as Kuiil and "Frog Lady"

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2022 70:31


    In episode 93 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Matt Togami (who runs the Geeks' Instagram and Facebook pages) welcome their second guest, actor and suit performer Misty Rosas, on to the show. Misty reflects on the process of what it took to bring the character Kuiil to life in the first season and how she personally came to grips with the characters ending. She also shared what made Frog Lady so special and why Misty thinks Frog Lady is understanding of Grogu's snacking on her unborn young. Misty  shares her passion for music and most recent work. She also talks about what makes the relationship between show creators Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni so special for the cast and crew, as well as for the fans. Misty was an absolute delight to hang out with and the Geeks had a ball interviewing her! Check it all out in this full, uncut interview with The Force Geeks!

    TFG Ep. 92: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 3: The Streets of Mos Espa, Interview with Misty Rosas from The Manadalorian (Played Kuill and Frog Lady), and Danny Trejo Brings a Rancor

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2022 83:21


    In episode 92 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, Chris, and Matt welcome their first guest, actor and suit performer Misty Rosas from The Mandalorian, on to the show and also break down the third chapter of The Book of Boba Fett -- titled The Streets of Mos Espa. The Geeks examine all the spoilers and Easter eggs for this episode of the show, including the continuation of the prologue story, and that big showdown with the gladiator/bounty hunter Wookiee Black Krrsantan. The Geeks also dive into what the show is setting up for a run-in between Boba and the Pykes, the fun cameos from Stephen Root and Danny Trejo.The Geeks also welcomed Misty Rosas on to the show for a shortened interview with her. She discussed what it is that makes it so special to work on the set with Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni and what qualities Deborah Chow brings to the upcoming, and highly anticipated Obi-Wan Kenobi series, based on her experience working with the director on The Mandalorian. Rosas also talked about what it was like to portray Kuiil physical, the special qualities of Frog Lady and why she wouldn't scold Grogu for eating all those eggs. Rosas, who just released an EP, also discussed her music career. She was an absolute joy to talk with and the Geeks asked her a lot of questions! Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***The full, uncut interview with Misty Rosas will be released on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022.***

    TFG Bonus Ep. 91: Full Interview with Star Wars Actor and Creature Performer Dee Tails; He Reflects on Performing in The Force Awakens, Rogue One, The Last Jedi, and Solo

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2022 125:25


    In episode 91 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Matt Togami (who runs the Geeks' Instagram and Facebook pages) welcome their first guest, actor and creature performer Dee Tails, on to the show. Dee reflects on the process which Lucasfilm selects their aliens and creatures to be shot in the movies, how he came to play the character that director J.J. Abrams loved the look of from The Force Awakens, and how Rogue One distinguished itself as different from the other films in the franchise. Dee also shared his experience working with director Rian Johnson to bring the character voiced by Joseph Gordon-Levitt to life in The Last Jedi, as well as navigating through the director change, which brought in Ron Howard while making Solo. Dee was a blast to hang out with and the Geeks had a ball interviewing him! Check it all out in this full, uncut interview with The Force Geeks!

    TFG Ep. 90: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 2: The Tribes of Tatooine, Interview with Star Wars Actor and Creature Performer Dee Tails, New Hutts and an Evil Wookiee Revealed

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2022 80:01


    In episode 90 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate and Jake welcome their first guest, actor and creature performer Dee Tails, on to the show and also break down the second chapter of The Book of Boba Fett, titled The Tribes of Tatooine. The Geeks examine all the spoilers for this episode of the show, including the continuation of the prologue story, and those big character reveals of new Hutts and who that new evil Wookiee is and what history he has with a legendary Jedi. They get into Boba's time with the Tusken people, how Boba saved the day for the Tusken Raiders that saved him from certain death, and who is actually behind the attempt to take his life.The Geeks couldn't be more excited to welcome Dee Tails on to the show in their first interview. Tails talks with the Geeks about the process which Lucasfilm selects their aliens and creatures to be shot in the movies, the item from his wardrobe that director J.J. Abrams had to have as a souvenir, and how he kept his cool when the iconic Harrison Ford stepped on to the set at Maz Kanata's castle on Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Dee, who also appeared in Rogue One, The Last Jedi, and Solo, was a blast and the Geeks had a ball interviewing him! Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***The full, uncut interview with Dee Tails will be released on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022.***

    TFG Ep. 89: The Book of Boba Fett Spoiler Special - Chapter 1: Stranger in a Strange Land is a Slow Burn, What to Make of all that Prologue and What is to Come Still

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2021 69:08


    In episode 89 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down the first chapter of The Book of Boba Fett, titled Stranger in a Strange Land. The Geeks examine all the spoilers for this episode of the show, including all that prologue, and where things look like they are headed in the coming episodes. They get into Boba's time with the Tusken people, how Boba survived after Return of the Jedi, and also how the music may lead to a major connection with the Solo movie.The Geeks also discuss every interaction Boba had in the first chapter of the series, while teasing ahead to the next show that will feature an actor who has appeared in four Star Wars films. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***There is some light swearing, so be warned.***

    TFG Ep. 88: Robert Rodriguez Reveals The Book of Boba Fett Will Shake Things Up, New Adventures for Han & Chewie, Trouble Ahead for Star Wars Eclipse Game, and Uh-Oh for the Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser Hotel

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2021 76:23


    In episode 88 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and Chris Ridlon break down interviews from The Book of Boba Fett Executive Producer Robert Rodriguez and actress Jennifer Beals, revealing that Rodriguez got inspiration and guidance from George Lucas earlier in his career and that Beals didn't even know what show she was on when she got the job. Plus, the Geeks look back on the 5-year anniversary of the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and the announcement of the new adventures ahead for Han Solo and Chewbacca.The Geeks also examine the latest on how long fans will have to wait for the new Star Wars Game Eclipse and the troubling missteps by the Disney marketing machine for the new Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser hotel experience.  They play another round of Star Wars Rumors: Legit or Excrement (but they use a different word for 'Excrement' that rhymes with 'sit')  focused on what rumors are circulating involving Star Wars. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***There is some swearing rumors segment at the end being called what it is, so be warned.***

    TFG Ep. 87: Breaking Down The Book fo Boba Fett TV Spots, New Actor Cast in Ahsoka Series, and Kathy Kennedy Hints at New Stories for Sequel Trilogy Characters

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2021 76:06


    In episode 87 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, Jake, and DailySuperhero.com Founder Daniel Wolf break down the latest TV spots for The Book of Boba Fett. They also share has has joined the cast of the upcoming Ahsoka series. Plus, you'll want to check out how The Today Show's Al Roker lost his mind and gushed about the Grogu balloon at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The Geeks also examine an interview that Lucasfilm head Kathy Kennedy gave to Empire Magazine in which she hints at more stories to be told with the characters from the Sequel Trilogy. They play another round of Star Wars Rumors: Legit or Excrement (but they use a different word for 'Excrement' that rhymes with 'sit')  focused on what rumors are circulating involving Star Wars. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***There is some swearing rumors segment at the end being called what it is, so be warned.***

    TFG Ep. 86: Live-Action Sabine Wren Cast in Ahsoka Series, Kathy Kennedy Signs Deal Through 2024, and Rogue Squadron Movie Shelved Indefinitely

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 76:41


    In episode 86 of The Force Geeks: A Star Wars Podcast, Nate, and Chris Ridlon break down the news of the live-action Sabine Wren casting for the upcoming Ahsoka series. They also discuss the latest news that Patty Jenkins' Rogue Squadron movie isn't just delayed but, according to a report from a Hollywood insider, it's shelved permanently. And that's not the only film project in limbo now. Also, Disney quietly re-upped Lucasfilm head Kathy Kennedy's contract through 2024 and the Geeks have some thoughts on that subject.Plus, Nate and Chris look at the recent Disney+ Day teaser for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series with confirmation that Inquisitors are part of the show and what we learned from the brief look at what is to come. They play another round of Star Wars Rumors: Legit or Excrement (but they use a different word for 'Excrement' that rhymes with 'sit')  focused on what rumors are circulating involving Star Wars. Check it all out in this episode of The Force Geeks!***A little more swearing than usual with the new segment at the end being called what it is and some adult language from some soundbites. So be warned.***