BF 27: Young, Dumb, and Rebel Scum
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Back again for a look at the Solo teaser trailers. In the twenty-seventh episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob take a "quick" look at the Han Solo teasers aired during the Super Bowl.Find the show on Twitter and...

BF 26: Things That I Buy: A Holiday Special
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In 2013 A friend introduced me to Old Best Friends’s ‘Keep In Touch,’ an EP that changed my world. Over the next year Mike Comite and I became friends. In 2015, we started a podcast called Bantha Fodder. We’...

BF 25: I Just Word Vomited All Over You
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Well, another Star Wars movie has arrived and I had some thoughts. This is the best place to get my initial reaction this year. In the twenty-fifth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob take their time on The Last...

BF 24: Fan Edit The Word Diet (DigModiFicaTion Part 3)
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In the final episode of our trilogy of fan-edit appreciation, we talk to fan editor DigModiFicaTion about Rise Of The Rebellion and Heir To The Force. Dig is a cool dude. We hope he doesn't find a reason to fan-edit...

The Last Jedi trailer breakdown
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The trailer for The Last Jedi has arrived. Chapter two of the sequel trilogy is imminent and drawing ever closer. As I tend to do, I'm breaking down the trailer to pick out the nitty gritty details to draw any...

BF 23: The Force Touches Him (DigModiFicaTion Part 2)
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I tricked Mike into watching the Star Wars movies more often under the pretense of fan edits. This is part two. In the twenty-third episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob continue their fan-edit fiesta with DigModiFicaTion's Rise Of The...

BF 22: Cheese Is Integral (DigModiFicaTion Part 1)
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I tricked Mike into watching the Star Wars movies more often under the pretense of fan edits. This is part one. In the twenty-second episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob check out Heir To The Force, DigModiFicaTion's edit of...

BF 21: How's That For Choobies
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A year later, Mike finished the book! In the twenty-first episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob discuss Bloodline by Claudia Gray.Find the show on Twitter and at banthafodder.fm....

BF 20: A Sith Smoothie
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Mike and I did one of our world famous trailer breakdowns. Enjoy! In the Twentieth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob exhume, penetrate, and disclose the secrets of The Last Jedi teaser that debuted at Star Wars Celebration Orlando...

BF 19: Jars of Sand
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Mike and I run through everything we possibly can from Celebration 2017 and make plans to go to the next one. In the nineteenth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob discuss Star Wars Celebration 2017! From The Last Jedi...

BF 18: No Sequel, Kid
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Mike and I watched a documentary about those actors you don't remember from Star Wars and what they are doing now. In the eighteenth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob do some Star Wars news catch-up and talk about...

BF 17: Luke Will Have Lines
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The title for Episode VIII is out, so Mike and I started picking apart what it could mean. We make a few plot predictions and talk about our favorite moments in our first year as Star Wars podcasters. Thank you...

Evazan and Baba: A Tale Of Misadventure and Cosmetic Surgery
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The Cantina Cast has published a piece of mine on two of my favorite Star Wars "background" characters. This is a complete history of Doctor Cornelius Evazan and his mate Ponda Baba. These characters are the subjects of Bantha Fodder's...

BF 16: She Does Not Rebel
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We both saw Rogue One, one more than the other. We pretty much talk about that. This is a great starter episode for anyone who hasn't checked out the show so far. In the sixteenth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike...

BF 15: The Night After Jedha: A Holiday Special
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Bantha Fodder is celebrating the holidays the only way they know how, with dorky references to background characters in their favorite science fiction franchise. In the fifteenth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob are up late waiting for Santa...

'Rogue One': My Initial Examination
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This review contains spoilers. Reading beyond this paragraph means you’ve either seen the movie and care to read insights into the plot of The Force Awakens, or you simply want to ruin a possibly phenomenal movie-going experience for yourself....

Bantha Fodder Presents: "Rebellious Landino"
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As mentioned previously, my Bantha Fodder cohost Mike Comite and I love audio production. I'd say that our podcast is about 75% about the Star Wars universe and the remaining bit is about trying new things with our format, mixes,...

BF 14: Aim Higher, Please!
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Mike and I love messing with the format, trying new production techniques, and finding fun things to do with the podcast. I think we really stumbled upon something great this time. In the fourteenth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and...

Welcome to Geekdom 007: Star Wars Rebels
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I'm back again on Welcome To Geekdom to talk about Star Wars: Rebels, an animated show that started really great and continues getting better all the time. via Welcome To Geekdom: Jacob Tender returns to talk all about Star Wars...

BF 13: I Have A Bad Feeling About This
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Increase the auxiliary thrusters and divert forward shield power to the hyperdrive, we're podcasting with a higher frequency! No promises, of course, but this is one of two episode we recorded last week to make up for our long gap....

Donald Glover cast as Lando Calrissian in Han Solo stand-alone film
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Donald Glover (Community, Atlanta, the rap game) has been officially cast as Lando Calrissian in the Phil Lord and Christopher Miller directed Han Solo stand-alone film set for 2018, a role long rumored and greatly anticipated. The role of Han...

BF 12: Comic Books Have Crawls
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It's been a few weeks, but here we are, waxing poetic about the greatest science fiction saga of all time yet again. In the 12th episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob talk about traditions. Specifically "the crawl" and time...

Rogue One Trailer #2
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The second and final trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has arrived. A few observations: Mads Mikkelsen's role is much bigger than we previously anticipated.As is Forest Whitaker's hair.Jyn is likely imprisoned on Eadu, a new...

BF 11: I Am An Awful, Terrible Nerd
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We're back! After a short hiatus imposed by our increasingly busy podcasting schedules and the sheer length of time it took to prepare and produce this episode, Mike and I haves something really special for you. We've had collecting on...

BF 10: 45 Days Later
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We hit two digits in the run of our little Star Wars program. It feels good. We have some higher production episodes coming up, so expect some longer droughts in-between. In the tenth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob...

BF 9: It's All About Balance
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I love The Clone Wars. Now that Mike has been working his way through the show, it's cool to have a chance to talk about it on the podcast. The Mortis story arc is vastly different to anything else you'll...

BF 8: Pimped. Out. Star. Destroyer.
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I bought a new microphone! After a ton of research, I settled on the Shure Beta 87A with a Tascam 2x2 interface to power it. I'm now recording through Logic as well. I think the sound quality of this episode...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer breakdown
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The time has finally come to get a glimpse of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the first of at least 3 planned anthology movies that so far sit on the fringe of the episodic storyline we’re so far...

BF 7: A Translucent Grandpa Hanging Around
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There are some seriously messed up fan theories out there. In the seventh episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob discuss the possibilities of who Rey isn't. One by one, they eliminate the possibilities and offer up some theories of...

BF 6: It's Rey's Fault
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This week I mentioned to Mike a theory that might ruffle a few feathers. In the sixth episode of Bantha Fodder, Mike and Jacob debate whether or not the death of a classic Star Wars hero was set into motion...

BF 5: I Would Never Watch It Any Other Way
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Yep, we're continuing on with this podcast thing. It's been going pretty well. I think we're catching our stride. Oh, we're now on Facebook and Instagram for you social media fiends, but Twitter is still the best place to follow...