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I Fought The Rogue and the Rogue Won.

The Nerds continue their discussion about the new Rogue One trailer, including some listener feedback in the new “Force Tweets” segment. They also list other films that required massive reshoots but still turned out awesome, and they freak out a bit over the trailer/short film for the upcoming Old Republic video game.
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Rogue Friday

Kenton tells his harrowing and suspenseful tale of being one of the first in line for the new Rogue One toys (even getting some a little early!) Is the Star Wars toy release day as big of a deal as it once was? Plus, Dan has troubles recording Rebels…again.
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The Risk of Rogue One

Dan & Kenton discuss the change in music composers for Rogue One, and what that could mean for the film. Can music make or break a film? Plus, Season 3 of Star Wars: Rebels starts this weekend and next week is Force Friday!
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What If Rogue One Sucks?

The Nerds cover some Star Wars news, including some SPOILER-Y images of Darth Vader (really?) in Rogue One. They also throw a few more potential Episode VIII titles out there and talk about what it would really take to kill the Star Wars franchise.
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Remembering Kenny Baker

The Nerds remember the late, great Kenny Baker, who embodied the spirit of R2-D2 and passed away on August 13, 2016.

And, some interesting speculation comes out of the Question of the Week (new segment!) Dan and Kenton try to hash out what exactly happened between Luke and Kylo Ren in the events leading up to The Force Awakens.
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Rogue One Trailer Reaction!

Dan & Kenton disrupt their entire day in order to get together and discuss the first official trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Spoiler Alert: they love it. With minor exceptions.
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And in case you’ve been living in the Jundland Wastes lately…

The Case of the Missing Rogue One Trailer

Star Wars Nerd Extraordinaire Chris Schiffmann joins Kenton & Dan to recap Star Wars Celebration, everyone’s favourite Official Lucasfilm Star Wars Convention. Overall, a great weekend for Star Wars fans, but Kenton has a beef with the way the new Rogue One trailer was rolled out… or not.
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