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The Blockade Runner is a podcast, blog, and YouTube channel featuring Star Wars discussion and news from enthusiastic fans and friends.

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The Blockade Runner is a podcast, blog, and YouTube channel featuring Star Wars discussion and news from enthusiastic fans and friends.

    Lucasfilm Games Reborn - The Blockade Runner Podcast #168

    Lucasfilm Games Reborn - The Blockade Runner Podcast #168

    Lucasfilm Games was reborn this week and Ryan and John discuss that news as well as the Indiana Jones and Star Wars games they've just revealed. We then spend some time discussing the genres and studios we'd like to see them work with as well as Star Wars games we'd love to see rereleased on modern platforms.

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    Lucasfilm Games
    Bethesda Softworks and MachineGames announce Indiana Jones game

    Indiana Jones fans spot clues to new game's location and setting


    Star Wars - Jedi: Fallen Order Next-Gen Optimization Update
    Wired - “Lucasfilm Games’ New Partnerships Mean the Galaxy’s the Limit”
    Factor 5 President Details Canceled Star Wars Projects

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    First Impressions of The High Republic - The Blockade Runner Podcast #167

    First Impressions of The High Republic - The Blockade Runner Podcast #167

    Ryan and John discuss the new announcements coming out of the High Republic live stream and the sales successes from the initiative's launch before sharing our spoiler-free, then (lightly) spoiler-full impressions of The Great Jedi Rescue and the first third of Light of the Jedi.

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    Star Wars: The High Republic: New Trailer Revealed and More 
    Marvel's Star Wars: The High Republic #1 Will Cost You Plenty of Credits on eBay

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    • 1 hr 59 min
    Previewing The High Republic - The Blockade Runner Podcast #166

    Previewing The High Republic - The Blockade Runner Podcast #166

    We're just days away from the launch of a new era in Star Wars publishing, The High Republic. Ryan and John preview the first wave of books and comics releasing this week as well as look forward to what's to follow for this new period in the Star Wars timeline.

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    EVERY STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC BOOK AND COMIC SERIES (SO FAR)
    STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC LIVESTREAM EVENT COMING JANUARY 4, 2021
    INSIDE STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC: MEET THE SHIPS AND VEHICLES
    High Republic Digital Sampler
    Star Wars: The High Republic's Team on The Acolyte's Reveal
    CAVAN SCOTT AND DANIEL JOSÉ OLDER Interview
    CHARLES SOULE Interview
    JUSTINA IRELAND

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    • 1 hr 54 min
    Mando Season 2 Wrap Up Show - The Blockade Runner Podcast #165

    Mando Season 2 Wrap Up Show - The Blockade Runner Podcast #165

    This episode is devoted to wrapping up our coverage of all things Mandalorian (for the time being) including the Book of Boba Fett announcement, Phil Szostak's The Art of The Mandalorian book, the season two Disney Gallery installment, our favorite "leaked" episode titles and Mando Mondays t-shirts, and great message from D. Hackerson re: Bo Katan, Din, and the dark saber.

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    The Book of Boba Fett, A New Series, Coming December 2021 on Disney+
    Buy The Art of The Mandalorian on Bookshop.org
    Best Mando Fifth Sun Shirts
    Miggs
    Boba Fett Lives
    A Jedi and a Mando…
    MYTHROL
    MYTHROL 2
    This Is More Than I Signed Up For
    This Is The Way
    Don’t Eat That
    Little Womp Rat
    The Child
    Girls Rule The Galaxy
    Unstoppable Forces
    Dave Hackerson (@NorskAkiruno) Twitter

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    • 2 hr 17 min
    Mando Ch. 16: "The Rescue" - The Blockade Runner Podcast #164

    Mando Ch. 16: "The Rescue" - The Blockade Runner Podcast #164

    Original Blockade Runners Kevin and Dan join Ryan and John for this huge episode covering the mind-blowing season (series?) finale of The Mandalorian. This episode felt like a hugely important moment for the show and for Star Wars in general and we spend close to three hours covering every aspect of its triumphant surprises and implications for the future of the Star Wars galaxy. 

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    • 2 hr 51 min
    Mando Ch. 15: "The Believer" - The Blockade Runner Podcast #163

    Mando Ch. 15: "The Believer" - The Blockade Runner Podcast #163

    We're back for the second time in like 36 hours to discuss Mandalorian Ch. 15 "The Believer." We discuss Rick Famiyuwa's brilliant writing and direction, Bill Burr's fantastic performance, Din's resolute willingness to do whatever it takes to find Grogu, and what may be on the horizon for the show's characters, including Boba Fett.

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    Ian Thompson on Twitter (@iantDC)

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    • 1 hr 47 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

KonKon's Cantina ,

Quality!

So great to find a quality podcast with some good hot takes an actual substance to look for not to mention having good audio quality is always a bonus, must listen!

Caleb Damon ,

Totally Wizard!

John, Ryan, and the crew are a group of passionate, insightful friends that love to talk about Star Wars. This podcasts covers a wide variety of Star Wars topics often in a long-form format. If you love fun Star Wars talk, you’ll love this podcast!

Shumi Nagaremono ,

Pure Positivity from and for Star Wars Fans

Great podcast from two guys who always seem to find the best in everything in a galaxy far, far away. A refreshing change from the more snarky, cynical attitudes found on many other SW podcasts.

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