Resistance Radio Podcast

Episode #49: Is She An Angel?

Hosted by Mikey, Donya and Ben

February 27, 2017

Mikey, Donya and Ben are back for the latest Resistance Radio episode, where we talk The Last Jedi first look and turn the Spotlight on Padmé.

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– We’ve got a release date for the Rogue One DVD and Blu-ray, but there’s something missing…
The Last Jedi is getting a Force Friday. The box art gives us our first, updated looks for the trio.
– The Han Solo solo movie marked their first day of filming with a photo — though one cast member isn’t featured.
– We’ll be getting a post-Rogue One novel called Inferno Squad, which will focus on the Empire.
– We break down Rebels‘ mid-season premiere, “Legacy of Mandalore.” It’s all Sabine, all the time!
– There may be some early confirmation that Rebels is getting a fourth season.
– A couple of interesting points of note showed up in the teaser clip for the next Rebels episode.
– Josh Gad stepped up his interrogation of Daisy Ridley with hilarious results.
– Want to expand your Star Wars toy collection? Loads of announcements came out of New York Toy Fair, including Star Wars Dorbz!
– This week we’re turning our Spotlight on Padmé Amidala.
– We’re introduced to Padmé as the Queen of Naboo — though we’re given the run around by her decoys.
– Should Qui-Gon have realized that Padmé was really the Queen, not the handmaiden?
– Is Padmé an Angel, or is that whole thing unnecessary and a little creepy?
– Was she in the right to seek out an alliance with the Gungans to stop the Trade Federation?
– How do we feel about Padmé’s transition from Queen to Senator?
– Was the romance between Padmé and Anakin realistic?
– Did we feel Padmé was sidelined in Episode III?

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