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562 – The Acolyte: “Destiny” Breakdown

562 – The Acolyte: “Destiny” Breakdown

Jun 13, 20243

The Acolyte flashes back to Brendok 16 years earlier to show the events through Osha’s eyes. Albert & Jonesy breakdown Destiny, explore the mysteries surrounding the coven and twins, and speculate on Mother Aniseya’s stunning revelation…. Feedback and Promotion Subscribe…

561 – The High Republic Adventures Comics Breakdown: Phase 3, Part 2 (Issues 4-6)

561 – The High Republic Adventures Comics Breakdown: Phase 3, Part 2 (Issues 4-6)

Jun 11, 20244

The Jedi attempt a daring rescue as Zeen and Lula come to a fateful decision. Join Albert and Lauren as they breakdown issues 4-6 of Daniel Jose Older’s The High Republic Adventures! Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina Cast Send…

560 – The Acolyte: Season Premiere Breakdown!

560 – The Acolyte: Season Premiere Breakdown!

Jun 6, 202417

A new era in Star Wars begins with the debut of The Acolyte! Join Albert, Lauren, and Jonesy as they share their early impressions of the series and breakdown EVERYTHING from LOST/FOUND and REVENGE/JUSTICE! Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina…

559 – The Acolyte: The Final Hype!

559 – The Acolyte: The Final Hype!

May 31, 202416

The Cantina Cast tradition continues with “THE FINAL HYPE”! Albert & Jonesy catch you up on everything you need to know before the debut of The Acolyte and dig into the latest TV spots, promos, and more! The guys end…

558 – Legacy of The Phantom Menace

558 – Legacy of The Phantom Menace

May 28, 202421

The celebration continues as Albert & Jonesy take a deeper look at the legacy of The Phantom Menace and how themes, quotes, and concepts completely reshaped the Star Wars mythos. Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina Cast Send feedback and…

The Acolyte is Upon Us, George Lucas, and more! The Waystation (May 26, 2024)

The Acolyte is Upon Us, George Lucas, and more! The Waystation (May 26, 2024)

May 28, 202418

The Acolyte media blitz is in full Force! Albert, Ed, and Fred give their thoughts on the numerous TV spots and premiere reviews. The guys also dive into a curious piece of Skeleton Crew merchandise and, of course, the spicy…

557 – Fix It … or Order 66 It? The Phantom Menace Deleted Scenes

557 – Fix It … or Order 66 It? The Phantom Menace Deleted Scenes

May 21, 202426

Albert & Jonesy play a little game of “Fix It … or Order 66 It?” where they explore The Phantom Menace’s deleted scenes to see which ones should be finished and included, and which should stay on the cutting room…

556 – Tales of the Empire: Barriss Offee Breakdown

556 – Tales of the Empire: Barriss Offee Breakdown

May 13, 202439

It’s been 10 long years, but we’re finally exploring the fate of Barriss Offee! Is it the opportunity she’s hoped for, or just another prison? Join us as we breakdown her 3-episode arc in Tales of the Empire! Feedback and…

555 – Tales of the Empire: Morgan Elsbeth Breakdown

555 – Tales of the Empire: Morgan Elsbeth Breakdown

May 11, 202441

Her world has been burning since she was a child. Join Albert & Jonesy as they breakdown Morgan Elsbeth’s tragic youth through her ascension to tyrant Magistrate of Corvus in Tales of the Empire! Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina…

Bonus Episode: May the 4th Be With Y’all 2024

Bonus Episode: May the 4th Be With Y’all 2024

May 10, 202442

Join Albert and Jonesy as they interview some of the cast and crew behind Austin’s annual May the 4th Be With Y’all charity event on location and live from Central Machine Works Brewery!  Thank you to everyone who turned out this…

554 – “Bug” Short Story Breakdown (from The Clones Wars: Stories of Light and Dark)

554 – “Bug” Short Story Breakdown (from The Clones Wars: Stories of Light and Dark)

May 9, 202448

Tales of the Empire shares a new perspective on Morgan Elsbeth, but do we perhaps have a story that dates back even further? Join Albert and Lauren as they explore E. Anne Convery’s “Bug” short story! Feedback and Promotion Subscribe…

May the 4th News and More! (The Waystation: Star Wars News & Rumors)

May the 4th News and More! (The Waystation: Star Wars News & Rumors)

May 7, 202448

Join Albert, Ed, and Fred as they recap how they celebrated May the 4th, share their thoughts on The Acolyte Official Trailer, new Rebels and Bad Batch soundtrack releases, May the 4th deals and more! Links Discussed Star Wars Day…

553 – The Acolyte Official Trailer Breakdown

553 – The Acolyte Official Trailer Breakdown

May 6, 202446

May the 4th brought a special treat in the form of the official full-length trailer for The Acolyte! Join the guys as they break it all down and speculate further on the mysterious Sith! Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina…

552 – The Bad Batch: The Cavalry Has Arrived Breakdown!

552 – The Bad Batch: The Cavalry Has Arrived Breakdown!

May 2, 202455

It’s all come down to this! The series finale of The Bad Batch is finally here and we’re on the edge of our seats in anticipation. Albert and Jonesy breakdown all the details of this incredibly busy episode and share…

551 – The High Republic Adventures Comics Breakdown: Phase 3, Part 1

551 – The High Republic Adventures Comics Breakdown: Phase 3, Part 1

Apr 29, 202454

Albert & Lauren are back to breakdown the Dark Horse side of the comics house with Daniel Jose Older’s The High Republic Adventures! Join them as they catchup with, Zeen, Qort, CHAM CHAM, and friends presumed lost… This episode includes…

550 – The Bad Batch: Into the Breach & Flash Strike Breakdown!

550 – The Bad Batch: Into the Breach & Flash Strike Breakdown!

Apr 26, 202463

The stakes continue to rise as The Bad Batch take desperate measures to find Tantiss, while Omega devises her own plans for escaping the Empire! Join the Cantina Cast as they breakdown Episode 13: Into the Breach, and Episode 14:…

549 – The Living Force by John Jackson Miller Breakdown

549 – The Living Force by John Jackson Miller Breakdown

Apr 26, 202463

What better way to celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Phantom Menace than with a breakdown of John Jackson Miller’s GEM of a prequel era novel: The Living Force! Albert and Lauren break down everything you need to know, and…

548 – The Bad Batch: Juggernaut Breakdown

548 – The Bad Batch: Juggernaut Breakdown

Apr 11, 2024126

Crosshair, Hunter, and Wrecker, with the help of Phee, are on the run from the Empire in Episode 12 of The Bad Batch: Juggernaut and the guys are here to break it all down!  Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina…

The Waystation – Star Wars News & Rumors (April 7, 2024) – Tales of the Empire Coming May 4th!

The Waystation – Star Wars News & Rumors (April 7, 2024) – Tales of the Empire Coming May 4th!

Apr 8, 2024129

The Empire takes over the Tales of the Jedi series on May 4th and it looks absolutely insane! The guys discuss the announcement and all the news you need to know from the last 2 weeks! Hosts: @albertmpadilla @edgarseeya @Fearless_Fred…

547 – The Bad Batch: Identity Crisis & Point of No Return Breakdown

547 – The Bad Batch: Identity Crisis & Point of No Return Breakdown

Apr 5, 2024141

Whoa! Things got dark in a hurry in the latest episodes of The Bad Batch…and we’re here for it! Emerie’s at a critical juncture and the Empire tracks the Batch back to Pabu. Join the guys as they break it…

546 – The Bad Batch: Bad Territory and The Harbinger Breakdown

546 – The Bad Batch: Bad Territory and The Harbinger Breakdown

Mar 29, 2024163

Two fan favorite characters return in The Bad Batch! Join the Cantina Cast as they welcome back Fennec Shand and Asajj Ventress in their breakdown of Bad Territory and The Harbinger! Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina Cast Send feedback…

545 – The Acolyte Trailer Breakdown

545 – The Acolyte Trailer Breakdown

Mar 20, 2024172

As an age of Light in the galaxy begins to fade, a darkness rises! Join the Cantina Cast as they get you caught up on all the Acolyte news and breakdown the much antipacted trailer as well as speculte where…

Mandalorian Game from Respawn/EA Canceled! The Waystation – Star Wars News & Rumors (March 17, 2024)

Mandalorian Game from Respawn/EA Canceled! The Waystation – Star Wars News & Rumors (March 17, 2024)

Mar 19, 2024164

Just a few weeks since learning more about the promising Mandalorian-centric title, EA has officially canceled the game from Respawn Entertainment. Join Albert & Ed as they dive into the announcement, more video game news, the latest on the Rogue…

544 – The Bad Batch Season 3: Infiltration & Extraction Breakdowns!

544 – The Bad Batch Season 3: Infiltration & Extraction Breakdowns!

Mar 15, 2024184

The Empire’s “shadow clones” uncover Rex and the boys’ secret base as the hunt for Omega heats up! Join the Cantina Cast as they breakdown this week’s Bad Batch double-header: Infiltration and Extraction!   Feedback and Promotion Subscribe on YouTube: Cantina…

543 – The High Republic Comics Breakdown: Marvel Phase 3 #1-4

543 – The High Republic Comics Breakdown: Marvel Phase 3 #1-4

Mar 12, 2024175

Keeve Trennis, Lourna Dee, Ceret, Terec: they’re all here in the Children of the Storm arc from Marvel’s The High Republic Phase 3 comic series! Join Albert & Lauren as they breakdown the story of the Jedi’s continued fight against…