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Children of the Force #156 - This Old House

Children of the Force #156 - This Old House

April 1, 2020

It’s the last show recorded in our old house!

Emails from Jack, Jacob and Nayan start off the show.

STAR WARSY STUFF [14:10]

We’re still watching Resistance and Clone Wars.

Also, Toy Story 4.

LIAM’S MUSIC CORNER [16:30]

We listen to another one of Liam’s song, his newest single, Taumatized.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3785kvyYqc

NEWS [24:00]

We’re saddened to hear of the passing of Andrew Jack who played Major Emmat in The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi.

CANON NEWS [27:30]

Rey was working on her new lightsaber before The Rise of Skywalker. 

The Millennium Falcon is her ship. 

And she panicked in the sinking sand, which is why she didn’t use the Force. 

STUMP THE LUMP! [34:20]

A Stump the Lump question from Nayan: What is Director Krennic’s first and middle name? 

OUTRO [36:15]

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Children of the Force #155 - Saving What We Love

Children of the Force #155 - Saving What We Love

March 26, 2020

Let's talk about some Star Wars! 

But first, of course, we talk about Coronavirus to start off the show. How could we not? 

Jacob from Australia also sent us a couple messages.

A SONG FROM LIAM [17:20]

In what might just be a new segment of the show, we listen to one of Liam’s songs. This one is off his debut album, i might say no.

You can listen to the whole album here: https://hoodieboss.bandcamp.com/album/i-might-say-no

STAR WARSY STUFF [20:25]

We’re watching the Clone Wars. Really happy that Ahsoka is in it now. We liked the Bad Batch episodes, but didn’t love them.

Season 2 of Resistance marches on!


A SONG FROM ANNA [27:25]

Anna finally delivers the parody of Finesse, Poe/Finn Yes.

NEWS [31:00]

Rosario Dawson is playing Ahsoka in season 2 of The Mandalorian? Probably.

CANON NEWS [37:10]

 

The Rise of Skywalker novelization is now out, and giving us some juicy canon news! 

 

JOKE [51:20]

Nayan sent us a couple jokes!

What texture is Wookiee steak?
Why did Kenobi cross the road? 

 

Q&A COUNCIL [54:30]

 

If you could be in quarantine with one Star Wars character, who would it be? 

OUTRO [1:00:00]

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Children of the Force #154 - Children of the Children of the Force

Children of the Force #154 - Children of the Children of the Force

February 25, 2020

This week we start off by giving a shoutout to some listeners, including two who have been inspired by us to start their very own podcasts! Then it's off to Star Wars stuff, sounds, news and more! 

STAR WARSY STUFF [16:15]

Liam read the Lost Stars manga and really liked it.

Anna’s reading Most Wanted and liking it quite a bit.

WHAT’S THAT SOUND? [22:10]

Out with The Wilhelm, in with The George!

NEWS [29:10]

The New York Toy Fair revealed some awesome merch, including some adorable Baby Yoda stuff.

CANON NEWS [34:40]

This week we’re talking Mortis, The Thorpe Theorem, The World Between Worlds, Purrgil, Wayfinders and Compasses. 

Q&A COUNCIL [43:20]

If season 1 of The Mandalorian was a movie, where would it fall on your list?

OUTRO [46:25]

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Children of the Force #153 - The One Where Liam Loses Two Teeth

Children of the Force #153 - The One Where Liam Loses Two Teeth

February 18, 2020

Episode 153 starts off with listener emails from Nick, Ayden and Jack!

We discuss Rey’s lightsaber, canon, Valentine’s Day, ships, relationships, etc.

There’s also a little bit of talk about Colin Trevorrow’s early draft for Ep. IX: Duel of the Fates. We might end up doing a read through of the script. We’ll see.

Q&A COUNCIL [36:00]

Jack from Ottawa has our question for the week: If you could be anyone in Star Wars, who would you be?

We also go through our rankings of all the Star Wars movies, hard as that is to do.

Somehow through all this, Liam lost TWO teeth.

OUTRO [50:30]

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Children of the Force #152 - FIVE YEARS!

Children of the Force #152 - FIVE YEARS!

February 12, 2020

Celebrate our 5th anniversary with us this week, as we take a stroll down memory lane; talking about and listening to our favorite moments. 

Thank you so much to everyone who has supported us over the years, morally and financially. Words can’t express our gratitude!

Here’s to five more years!

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Children of the Force #151 - 128 Seconds to Exegol

Children of the Force #151 - 128 Seconds to Exegol

February 5, 2020

This week, we're talking even more TROS, a bunch of news, and more listener mail! 

STAR WARSY STUFF [2:35]

I played Star Wars Destiny for the first time, even though they just announced they’re going to stop making it.

We have another email from Nyan and a voicemail and email from Ayden!

Jacob has a theory about Palpatine.

Bart from Belgium chimes in on our 150th episode.

And we’ve been rewatching selected episodes of The Clone Wars in anticipation of season 7’s premiere on February 21st.

WHAT’S THAT SOUND? [26:45]

Babu Frik and Baby Yoda! Not only do they look cute, they sound adorable, too.

NEWS [29:30]

The Obi Wan series is pushed back.

Season 2 of Resistance is coming to Disney+ on February 25th.

Season 7 of The Clone Wars will premiere February 21st on Disney+. It will go weekly until May 8th.

The Star Wars Show is back, but monthly. A new weekly show will air on YouTube - This Week in Star Wars hosted by Kristen Baver.

The sales for Fallen Order are greater than their highest expectations. Hopefully this translates into more story mode Star Wars games!

Star Wars: Poe Dameron: Free Fall from Disney Lucasfilm press is going to explore Poe’s teenage years, including the time he spent running spice with Zorii Bliss.

CANON NEWS [42:20]

How did the Death Star II end up on Kef Bir? And why is there stormtrooper armor, but no stormtrooper bodies? Not even bones? 

OUTRO [56:35]

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Children of the Force #150 - Our 150th Episode

Children of the Force #150 - Our 150th Episode

January 21, 2020

That is to say, our 150th regular episode.

It’s a pretty loose format for our 150th. We had a ton of fun with it. Read a bunch of listener emails, covered quite a bit of canon news. A fun and quirky episode sure to put a smile on your face or your money back! 

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We Have Spoken: A Mandalorian Podcast – Chapter 7 and 8: Magic Hand Thing

We Have Spoken: A Mandalorian Podcast – Chapter 7 and 8: Magic Hand Thing

January 16, 2020

We break down the final two episodes of season one: The Reckoning and Redemption. What does it all mean? How does that timeline work out? What do we want to see in season two? 

Thanks for listening! Let us know what you thought of Chapter 7 and 8 of The Mandalorian! Email us at forcechildren@gmail.com

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Children of the Force #149 - TROS Again (and Again)

Children of the Force #149 - TROS Again (and Again)

January 8, 2020

It’s episode 149 of Children of the Force!

Listen, you will…
On iTunes
On Spotify
On Stitcher
On Google Play
On Podbean

Throw us a buck, you will…
On Patreon

STAR WARSY STUFF [1:20]

We went to Secrets of the Empire, the immersive VR experience at The Void. It was awesome!

We saw The Rise of Skywalker one or two more times.

Margaret, Henry and Tom sent us an email about TROS! Happy belated birthday to Margaret and Henry!

Wyatt, Evan and Heidi were at Galaxy’s edge at exactly the same time as when we recorded this episode! They sent us audio reports and photos! Head on over to our website to see the photos: www.childrenoftheforce.com

THE RISE OF SKYWALKER DISCUSSION [31:25]

We talk through quite a bit of TROS stuff. TROS stuff gets talked about.

Q&A COUNCIL [1:05:30]

Jacob asked us to sort Star Wars characters into Harry Potter houses!

OUTRO [1:09:20]

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Children of the Force #148 - The Rise of Skywalker - Opening Night Reactions (SPOILERS!)

Children of the Force #148 - The Rise of Skywalker - Opening Night Reactions (SPOILERS!)

December 20, 2019

SPOILERS!
THERE ARE SPOILERS IN THIS EPISODE!
IF YOU HAVEN'T SEEN THE RISE OF SKYWALKER YET, DO NOT LISTEN! 

This podcast episode starts in the parking lot of the movie theater and ends in our kitchen. 

There are things we missed. There are hot takes we haven't taken. There are nuances we haven't nuanced. But if you want to hear the guttiest of gut reactions, take a listen to this show. 

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