Episode 6

Published on:

18th May 2019

Game of Thrones Writers' Star Wars Trilogy plus... happy 20th birthday, the Phantom Menace, Galaxy's Edge travel and John Williams!

This week, Benioff and Weiss confirmed as being at the helm of the next Star Wars trilogy, fresh off the back of Game of Thrones' big finale, plus John Williams has scored 25 minutes of The Rise of Skywalker and likes what he's seen of the early cut.

Also, The Phantom Menace turns 20 years old and how many switches have been pressed in the Millenium Falcon?!

Links mentioned in the show:

PC gaming peripheral company Razer added new Stormtrooper line up (https://www.razer.com/campaigns/stormtrooper)

Virgin Holidays offers up Galaxy's Edge package feat. private access and more (https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2019/05/virgin-running-star-wars-galaxys-edge-vacation-package-featuring-private-access.html)

John Williams has seen an early cut of TROS and really like it and has composed over 25mins of music already (https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2019/05/john-williams-liked-early-cut-of-the-rise-of-skywalker-very-much-already-wrote-25-minutes-of-the-films-score.html)

Next Star Wars trilogy confirmed to be from Game of Thrones creators: https://www.superherohype.com/news/448395-next-star-wars-movies-confirmed-to-be-from-game-of-thrones-creators

How Many Switches Are Switched In the Millennium Falcon?


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Garry is Head of Design at Captivate.fm As a podcaster, he has created, produced and co-hosted popular shows for his two sci-fi loves: Star Wars (@rebellion_spark) and Doctor Who (@bigblueboxpcast). Often seen reading comics, geeking out with podcast tech or gaming.

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Mark is a pop culture geek with a love for anything with good mythology. He loves talking Star Wars past, present and future and is also the founder of podcast company Rebel Base Media, who make Captivate.fm.