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Are you looking for a hilarious Star Wars podcast that talks about obscure and fascinating subjects related to that galaxy far, far away? Do you want one that includes impressions of George Lucas & Kylo Ren? Searching for a show that keeps you up to date on all things KLAUD and does a year long tribute to The Phantom Menace? Then you should be listening to Blast Points Podcast! Join Jason and Gabe as they dive into some of the strange mysterious corners and slightly goofier moments in Star W ...
 
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This week we are taking a look at the fascinating first ten years of Star Wars video games! From 1977 to 1987 Star Wars and games had a symbiotic and unique relationship and we're looking at how this was born, who made them and how the spirit of those pioneering games continues to influence SW gaming today! From homemade games to Atari 2600 classic…
 
This week we're taking an up close and personal look at one of those essential ingredients of Star Wars, PEOPLE YELLING NOOOOOO! Just like mythology, themes of good vs evil, mysticism and giant explosions, people yelling NOOOOO! is just something that makes Star Wars be Star Wars. Join us as we listen to and rate 31 NOOOOOs from across the 11 cinem…
 
It's a dream come true as the one and only STEVE SANSWEET from Rancho Obi-Wan joins us to talk about one of our favorite topics, the 90s Star Wars QVC specials! It was like a Star Wars Celebration at home in the 90s as Steve Sansweet and QVC's Steve Bryant would show us some of wildest and weirdest Star Wars collectibles ever known in the galaxy! J…
 
In this final week of Ewok Movie Month, we're taking back to where it all began with Return of the Jedi and the creation of the Ewoks. With just about everyone telling George Lucas that little teddy bear creatures saving the Rebel Alliance was a bad idea, he never backed down and he DARED TO BE CUTE. But why does cute feel so at home in Star Wars? …
 
People say the Ewok movies aren't canon, they never happened, nobody likes them them ... but we're saying maybe that's not true? Join us as Ewok Movie Month rages on we take a look at some of the many things first seen in the two made for televison Ewok films that have spread into other eras of Star Wars! From Nightsisters to video games to Galaxy'…
 
The trailer for The Mandalorian season 2 is finally here and we are pretty darn excited by all the wildness going down in this little ditty. The Graffiti Planet, Space Boats, fishing Quarrens in overalls, X-Wings, fighting Gamorreans and so much more. Join us as we go shot by shot and break it all down in that special super freakout style. So grab …
 
It's Ewok Month week THREE and it's time to get deep into the incredible mythology of the Ewok Saga! To help us with this quest, we welcome Marie-Claire Gould from the wonderful What the Force podcast. Join us as she breaks down the hero's quest in Caravan of Courage, the heroine's journey in Battle for Endor, a brain exploding Hidden Fortress para…
 
Ewok Month continues as we look at the dark, bizarre and beautiful second chapter in the Ewok Stand Alone Cinematic Saga, 1985's The Battle for Endor. It's the lighthearted Sunday night kids film George Lucas said he wanted to be all about DEATH and it shows! How did this weird one get made? Who made it? How many times do they talk about friends an…
 
Ewok Month is here and we're starting it out with the legendary first Star Wars standalone film, 1984's The Ewok Adventure aka Caravan of Courage. Join us as we take a beyond in depth look at this Ewok filled slice of Star Wars joy. How was it conceived? Who made it? What's it's connection to Star Wars history? What are some of our favorite parts? …
 
It's Saga Year and this month is all about Alan Arnold's legendary, amazing and scandalous Empire Strikes Back making of book, Once Upon A Galaxy. Notoriously hard to get ahold of and chock full of juicy stories, this book has a reputation for being one of the best movie making of books ever written and has a legacy still felt today. To celebrate t…
 
Seeing how we all can't be at Star Wars Celebration this year, we're bringing one of our favorite things from Celebration to YOU, our friend and Regal Robot head wizard, Tom Spina's amazing SECRETS OF THE CANTINA panel! Join as Tom delights us with hot breaking news topics like : Mos Eisley bar taxidermy, "Is That a Fish?", The Rick Baker influence…
 
Ki-Adi-Mundi. We all know he was a superstar, a Jedi Leader, a comic book hero and a Cone Head Guy, but was he also a jerk? Join us as we explore all things Mundi and strip away the myths and look at the deeds of this memorable and confusing Jedi Master. How many wives did he have? Does he ride an ostrich? How was he created? Why does everyone know…
 
This week we are taking it way back to 1995 and the figures that lit the spark that burned many wallets, The Power of the Force line. These muscular, buff versions of the characters are often mocked and laughed at but they hold a very unique place in not just Star Wars toy history, but fandom history as well. How did these so important toys come ab…
 
Saga Year continues and this month is all about the original, groundbreaking, spectacular SOUNDS OF A NEW HOPE! Join us as we listen to and discuss 92 classic sounds! That's right - 92!! Lightsabers, Beru's food processor, Falcon sounds, Cheez Balls, dogs in closets, John Wayne voices, Lucas & Ben making "oink" sounds and more! PLUS: what is "world…
 
Jedi Padawans, Utapau, Planetary blockades, invasion armies... this was all stuff that Lucas came up with just for the prequels, right? NO! All of these things are more can be found in the various drafts of his "space movie" he was dreaming up as early as 1973! Join us as we look at the phantom origins of the prequels that can be found in the early…
 
It's Star Wars summer school as we take a look at the incredible Star Wars Educational film strip that was sent to schools in 1978! Before George Lucas donated all of the Disney sale money to educational charities, there was this powerful representation of The Force in classrooms around America. Join us as we examine the film strip that tells a 20 …
 
This week Jason and Gabe along with our friend Regal Robot's Tom Spina welcome the legendary creature effects and makeup artist NICK MALEY! Nick worked on some of our favorite cantina aliens but also had A LOT to do with the creation of the original YODA puppets used in Empire Strikes Back. Join us as Nick talks all about his time with YODA on Empi…
 
Saga Year continues as this month we take a look at ROGUE ONE and the amazing Art of Rogue One book by Josh Kushins. Looking through it is like looking through your Rogue One dreams and it's been often overlooked when discussing the Star Wars creative process and the making of the film. From John Knoll's original and fascinating Destroyer of Worlds…
 
This is THE episode you've been waiting for. Join us as we perform full audio dramas of THREE classic Ewok children's books from the 1980s. First it's the literary staple, The Baby Ewok Picnic Surprise. Do Ewoks make good babysitters? And what about these secret berries Ewok can't get enough of? That is followed by the darker middle chapter, The Ew…
 
This week we are taking a look at the long and fascinating history of the original Star Wars Fan Club and the newsletter that was the source for all Star Wars information, Bantha Tracks. From Celebration to The Star Wars Show, Bantha Tracks set the standard for what it means to be a Star Wars fan. How did it relate to the zine fandom culture of tim…
 
This week we are thrilled to be talking with the creative art manager at Lucasfilm and the author of the Art of books for The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi, Solo : A Star Wars Story and The Rise of Skywalker, PHIL SZOSTAK. Join us as we talk with Phil about his love for the saga, the importance of influences at a young age, Rick McCallum, the power …
 
This month's addition to SAGA YEAR is a driver and a winner!! Join us as we look back on that rare little diamond in the saga, 2018's Solo : A Star Wars Story. How was the newer Star Wars stuff made Solo a different experience in the last couple years? What still works for us and how could we possibly see these characters again? After that we tackl…
 
We heard what the people want and the people want STAR WARS HATS! When things get serious like this, there is only person we can call and you know it's our friend and Regal Robot's own TOM SPINA! Together we all dive head first into the legendary hats of the original trilogy. We're talking Rebel Blockade Trooper hats, Hoth hats, cantina hats, point…
 
In celebration of the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back, this week we are looking at the vast influence of TESB director Irvin Kershner has had on the galaxy far far away. A director who in 1980 seemed to have come from nowhere but had deep connections to the early days of Lucas' career. What did his unique perspective add to Star Wars? H…
 
It was an epic May the 4th with not only the final Clone Wars and some big announcements but the start of the wonderful Disney Gallery The Mandalorian show!! It's what we've been waiting for as it takes us behind the scenes on the first Star Wars live action TV show which is possibly the greatest thing ever! Join us as we look at that Star Wars new…
 
It's the end of an era as the Clone Wars has come to an end with the aptly named final episode, Victory and Death. Join us as we look at the episode, the season overall, uber Jedi, that character in the ending, what it all could mean and what is has to do with whipped cream and the Bee Gees. So set for stun & celebrate the love with Blast Points!JO…
 
in 1993, audiences across Japan got to see a (super) live stage show tribute to the cinema of George Lucas. Willow, Tucker, Indiana Jones, American Graffiti and Star Wars all live featuring singing, dancing and a live tiger. Now, thanks to the magic of the internet YOU TOO can watch this bizarre and beautiful moment in history. Join us for a live c…
 
In the 15 years since it's release, Matthew Stover's Revenge of the Sith novelization has become not just a cult favorite but one of the best pieces of Star Wars literature ever made! Join us this week as we look at why that is, why Stover's "internal not external" approach fits ROTS so well, how the novel's heart changed with the film's reshoots a…
 
We heard your demands for MORE QUEST OF THE JEDI, and here it is, the interview with the person behind the ultimate Star Wars fan film, David Zaritsky. How was it created? Who is in it? What was the reaction like? All the QUEST OF THE JEDI secrets are revealed as David takes the time to talk with us about his fan film and his 007 passions beyond St…
 
If you’re anything like us, you’ve been wondering everyday HOW MUCH TIME TAKES PLACE DURING THE ORIGINAL STAR WARS TRILOGY!? Join us as we go through Episodes 4-6 and count the days and attempt to solve this ancient mystery. Is it weeks? Days?! Months?!?!? When do they nap? Sunrises? Sunsets? WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN?! Listen today and we can all figu…
 
Join us as we provide a commentary for 40 minutes of non stop classic Star Wars toy commercial bliss!! Yoda puppets! BOSSK! Micro World Madness and more! It's the bonus episode that's like Star Wars meditation!! So fight a stranger for a Falcon toy & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!watch along here : https://youtu.be/lJY709chKLwJOIN THE BLAST …
 
We all know the story of Kenner's infamous run of Star Wars toys is the stuff of legend but did you know that as the line began to fade away, Kenner almost created their own Star Wars legend? In 1984, they proposed a new post-ROTJ story where Han, Luke and an alien named Mongo Beefhead battled against the evil Atha Prime, his army of Clone Warriors…
 
We have wondered for years how to do justice to the ultimate Star Wars fan film, David Zaittsky's early 90s masterpiece QUEST OF THE JEDI. Finally now, the time has come and we are ready to discuss it and celebrate all of it's glory. Join us as we provide a running and loving commentary for this incredible 90 minute version of Episode X. Sandpeople…
 
The most anticipated Star Wars art book of all time is finally here, Phil Szostak's magnificent The Art of The Rise of Skywalker! No matter what you thought of the film, you can't deny the incredible talent of the artists that helped make it all happen. Still, what really did happen along the way? Join us as we look at the incredible and revealing …
 
Join us as we watch the 2 magic Steves, Steve Bryant and Steve Sansweet in a classic Star Wars QVC special!! Does George Lucas watch QVC? What is pewter? Is $400 too much for a life-size Yoda? It's non stop good times as we travel back to 1996 and hope from the comfort of our own couches! Celebrate the love, join the Jedi Club and listen today!WATC…
 
SAGA YEAR continues as Jason and Gabe look back at that interesting chapter in Star Wars cinematic history, 2008’s The Clone Wars movie. How does it hold up? What works better in it in 2020 then it did in 2008? What’s it’s legacy? After that we give a special spotlight to the real star of the film, Ahsoka Tano! How did a character who many weren't …
 
It's an extra special bonus episode as we welcome back our friends from the excellent SKYTALKERS podcast, Charlotte and Caitlin for an action packed, fun filled round of STAR WARS WORD ASSOCIATION!! Things go from hilarious to straight to dark and then quickly get rather "quirky"in a way that has to be heard to be believed!! So go find some bones &…
 
We're putting our best foot forward and talking about the topic we all need right now STAR WARS FEET! And who else could we get to join us for this groundbreaking subject but our friend, Regal Robot's Tom Spina! Join us as we explore topics like : what's inside Chewbacca's feet, what's under Jawa's robes and why Max Rebo is only feet. You'll laugh,…
 
It's a special bonus episode as we're talking all about The Skywalker Legacy documentary that's on the new RISE OF SKYWALKER home video release. What's our feelings on TROS these days and how does that saturate the viewing of this doc? What are some it's highs and what are some lows? What's up with 2 Berus and how about that Kluad footage!? Listen …
 
You wanted the Best, you've got the Best! It's the Ahmed Best AOTC On Location videos!! Long thought lost, these videos showed up online last year (thanks to listener Matthew after hearing our Jar Jar episode) and suddenly all was right in the galaxy again! Listen along as we go over all 30 of the amazing videos with Ahmed talking to legends like G…
 
When the High Republic publishing initiative was announced, we couldn't help but be reminded of the classic Dark Horse Star Wars comic series TALES OF THE JEDI! Also taking place many years before the films and telling the stories of ancient Jedi, the comics went to some wild places that we're still trying to figure out! How were they created? What…
 
From the Kenner Movie Viewer to laserdiscs to streaming 4K Macklunkey on Disney +, as long as there's a way to watch movies at home, Star Wars has been there! Join Jason and Gabe as they take a look back at the fascinating history of Star Wars movies on home video! Just about every major release is covered as the saga moves from super 8 to VHS to D…
 
We don't know if you've heard yet but THE CLONE WARS IS BACK! The legendary show has returned for a final season on Disney + and it's like we've traveled back in time and it never left. Join us as we look at this joyful return to the prequel era, the legacy of The Clone Wars, discuss the first episode of season seven, The Bad Batch and blow some ki…
 
It's SAGA YEAR MONTH 2 and this time Jason and Gabe are talking about what else but ATTACK OF THE CLONES! Listen along as they discuss the current climate on Episode II and then dive into AOTC A to Z as they connect each alphabet letter to something Attack of the Clones! If it’s in AOTC, chances are good they talk about it! It's an Attack of the Cl…
 
Sure he’s the ILM chief creative head honcho, real life wizard, a Naboo Pilot and co-creator of Photoshop but the real question is will John Knoll be our valentine?! Listen and we are joined by Brandon from Talking Bay 94 as we explore the legends of John Knoll and reveal our shocking real life awkward encounters with him! Will he love us as much a…
 
General Hux! You know him, you love him. But did he love YOU? Did he love ANYONE? Was he a cold hearted military leader of The First Order or was he just looking for love? Join Jason and Gabe as they examine his life and his most memorable moments on screen and ask was he being mean or just kinda flirty? Has anyone ever held his hand? Can they when…
 
It's the first month of our year long SAGA YEAR and we're once again taking a close look at Episode 1, The Phantom Menace! Ever heard of it? Join us as we look at the heavy duty themes and messages of TPM and how they resonate through all of the saga films. Compassion, dealing with fear, the role of family... the tasty essential flavor packets of S…
 
There was a collective GASP when Moff Gideon showed up with the one and only DARKSABER! Much like the history of the Mandalorians in Star Wars, the Darksaber goes way back to the source, weaves through ancient times, the Clone Wars and has massive implications for the future! But what's it's story, how was it created, why does Gideon have it and wh…
 
For so many years we all thought the sequel trilogy was a myth and now it's hard to believe it is already done! Its the science experiment that gave us a new look at the story and amazing characters like Rey, Kylo, Finn, Poe, Tallie, Master Codebreaker, Klaud and so many other treasures that we now can't imagine living without! Join us as we look b…
 
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