Resistance Radio Podcast

Episode #15 – I’m a Toydarian

Hosted by Mikey, Donya, Eric, and Jeanna

June 6, 2016

Resistance Radio hosts Mikey and Donya are joined by Eric and Jeanna to discuss the latest Rogue One developments and this week’s Spotlight topic, Watto.

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– We’ll be at Indy PopCon between June 17 and 19. We’re hosting a Star Wars panel with Indiana’s 501st, as well as doing a live podcast and other shenanigans.
– If you’re able to make it to PopCon, we’ll have some awesome Resistance Radio merch for sale at our table!
Rogue One is heading into reshoots. Should we be concerned?
– Want your very own mangled Vader helmet? Now you don’t need to be Kylo Ren! Propshop and Lucasfilm have launched the Ultimate Studio Edition of Star Wars prop collectibles.
– The Han Solo movie is heading into development in early 2017. Some of us are still on the fence about the necessity of a Han Solo spinoff.
– Remember that rumor about Tom Hardy as an ass-slapping Stormtrooper? Looks like there’s more credibility to it than we originally thought.
– Han Solo’s death affected plenty of Star Wars fans, now Daisy Ridley has opened up about filming it on the Force Awakens set.
– Ever wished you were a fly on the wall at some of the Star Wars casting auditions? Daisy Ridley and John Boyega recreated some on SNL.
– Our Spotlight topic for this week is all about Watto.
– Why Watto? Er, well. Apparently that’s all on Eric.
– We get into a slightly heated debate about whether Watto is a father figure to Anakin.
– Republic Credits aren’t good for Watto, only money – we discuss his business practices.
– How about his gambling problem? Both Watto and Qui-gon cheated – we compare their motivations.
– Was Watto genuinely glad to see Anakin when he returned, or was he seeking opportunity?
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