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The latest news, events, and commentary from the Star Wars community.

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The latest news, events, and commentary from the Star Wars community.

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Grrrrrrreat

By ccalhoun@desmondgv - Nov 15 2019
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Excellent job. Come off as very authentic.

Great show!

By jcpoe5278 - Apr 13 2019
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Great show, no negativity, host have great perspective on all things Star Wars and Disney!

iTunes Ratings

271 Ratings
Average Ratings
218
10
7
5
31

Grrrrrrreat

By ccalhoun@desmondgv - Nov 15 2019
Read more
Excellent job. Come off as very authentic.

Great show!

By jcpoe5278 - Apr 13 2019
Read more
Great show, no negativity, host have great perspective on all things Star Wars and Disney!
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The ForceCast: Star Wars News, Talk, Interviews, and More!

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The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: ForceCast #303: Wedge Issues

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On this episode, we discuss Episode VII's Abu Dhabi set, Star Wars Rebels news, a mystery Billy Dee Williams project, Denis Lawson bailing on Star Wars, and more. Plus, we interview acclaimed children's book author Tony DiTerlizzi, whose upcoming picture book retells the story of the original trilogy using Ralph McQuarrie's iconic concept art. Friday means ForceCast, and we've got a great one for you this week!

May 16 2014

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Rank #2: ForceCast Special: Celebration Anaheim Artist Interviews: Matt Busch & Shea Standefer

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Join us to meet and some of the artists that are participating in the Celebration Anaheim artist show. ForceCast Rebels Roundtable co-host and Lucasfilm-licensed artist Spencer Brinkerhoff sits down with the art show participants and talks to them about their work, their experiences, and how they got to be contributors to the Star Wars universe. Today Spencer chats with Matt Busch and Shea Standefer.

Mar 26 2015

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Rank #3: ForceCast #295: Controlling the Story

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After news drops about Star Wars Episode VII, Erik and Eric discuss Lucasfilm's media strategy for the film. In the digital age, can Lucasfilm hope to control leaks and rumors? How will they distribute information, whether publicly or otherwise? Can they balance the needs of the film production and the fan sites? Our conversation explores all of that and more. Plus, we discuss Episode VII casting and studio rumors, new Insider short stories, and The Clone Wars interviews.

Mar 21 2014

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Rank #4: ForceCast #289: The ForceCast in 78 Minutes

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It's a light news week, but we're keeping things exciting by interviewing the creator of one of Star Wars Celebration's most popular events: Patrick Gorman of The Star Wars Saga In 60 Minutes. In part one of our interview, Patrick discusses his Star Wars fandom, the origins of his show, and more. Plus, we cover a Disney Infinity rumor, discuss a Star Wars Rebels propaganda campaign, and read your emails and Facebook comments.

Feb 07 2014

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Rank #5: ForceCast #285: Star Wars Comics Turn The Page

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The new year began with big news as Disney announced that Marvel would acquire the Star Wars comics license from Dark Horse in 2015. Erik and Eric discuss the license transfer, one of Dark Horse's last big comic projects, Disneyland Star Wars park rumors, The Clone Wars bonus content, a possible Star Wars Rebels character leak, and more. 2014 is off to a fast start and you'll find coverage of all of it here on The ForceCast!

Jan 10 2014

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Rank #6: The ForceCast: The Rise Of Skywalker First Reaction

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Join Ryan and Daniel immediately after their press screenings and hear their initial reactions to the movie.

Dec 20 2019

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Rank #7: The ForceCast: October 24th - The Final Trailer

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The ForceCast is BACK!!This week, Ryan and Brad open the show with a 2 HOUR breakdown of the final trailer. Then, hear from Ryan and Daniel before and after they watch it for the first time.Steve is back for another Resistance Recap, and Mark Von Ohlen from Topps stops by to preview what they have coming!

Oct 25 2019

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Rank #8: ForceCast #310: A Love Story

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Might Harrison Ford be back to filming? May we see romance between John Boyega and Daisy Ridley's characters? What is Luke's possible involvement in Episode VII? This week we discuss the good and bad sides of these rumors, the issue of motion capture, the concern about gimmick casting, and much more. Don't miss this week's episode of The ForceCast!

Jul 04 2014

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Rank #9: ForceCast #331: A New Era Begins...Now

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Star Wars blasts back onto the public stage today as fans everywhere watch and rewatch the teaser trailer for The Force Awakens. We discuss the leadup to this momentous event, along with rumors about a standalone film and a sequel-era animated series. We also talk to a ForceCast listener who is using his artistic talents for charity, discuss what the sequels can learn from the prequels, and check in with our Patreon supporters. Join us for the ride as our favorite franchise enters a major new phase.

Nov 28 2014

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Rank #10: ForceCast #249: I'm Han Solo

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First The Clone Wars, now LucasArts. Is Disney getting trigger-happy, or was shutting down LucasArts the right thing to do? Join us as we take a deeper look at this issue, reminisce about our favorite LucasArts games, and discuss a recent game that still gives one of our hosts nightmares!

Apr 13 2013

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Rank #11: The ForceCast: April 25th-Vanessa Marshall

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The ForceCast is back!!This week, Ryan and Daniel chat with Vanessa Marshall, as they wrap up their post-Rebels interviews. They chat about the end of the series and how it all went down.The guys also discuss how Hasbro has handled Solo, and what the future of toys will be. There will be no show next week, as the 10 Year Animation Special is coming on May 4th.One month till Solo!

Apr 25 2018

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Rank #12: Weekly ForceCast: May 4, 2012 (RSS)

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Clone Wars Supervising Director Dave Filoni joins us in the Cantina for his annual post season visit, "Uncle" Moralo reads an original "Bedtime Story" just for ForceCast listeners, Billy Dee goes on a "Mad" job hunt, and Obiwan Kenboi gets arrested for hit and run. Plus, the first winners of the ForeCast trading cards are announced and much more on this special "May the Fourth" edition of the Weekly ForceCast.

May 04 2012

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Rank #13: The Rise Of Skywalker: Listener Feedback Special

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WOW! We asked for voicemails, and you delivered! We were sent over 50 voicemails! In this episode, we turn it over to you and play what you had to say about the movie!

Dec 24 2019

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Rank #14: Weekly ForceCast: November 11, 2011 (RSS)

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Brother Billy Mac returns to sit in as special guest co-host and musical guest, Steve Sansweet drops by to tell us about the grand re-opening of Rancho Obi-Wan, and three shockingly outrageous stories that could only be reported here on the ForceCast. Plus, more Songify, Billy Dee, winners of the Jedi Path contest, and much more! // Attention ForceCast App Users: Touch Extras for this episode for a bonus Galaxy of Music twofer courtesy of the 1977 Wonderland Super Shuttle! //

Nov 11 2011

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Rank #15: Next Stop: Endor - The Story of Star Tours

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The ForceCast presents:Next Stop: Endor - The Story of Star Tours.This audio documentary takes you on the journey that would lead to the creation and opening of the original Star Tours in 1987. From Walt Disney's death to Eisner's Rise to Star Tours and all the way to Galaxy's Edge, join Ryan Donoho as he is joined by the people who helped bring this attraction to life.Cast:Lou Mongello (WDW Radio)Mark Eades (former Imagineer)Tony Baxter (former Imagineer)Tom Fitzgerald (Walt Disney Imagineering)Paul Reubens (Captain Rex)Clayton Sandell (ABC News)Ryan Donoho (The ForceCast)Executive producer: Daniel BerryProducers: Lou Mongello, EndorExpress.net, TheForce.netSpecial Thanks:WDW Radio, Brian Curran, EndorExpress.net, Walt Disney Imagineering. Lucasfilm*This documentary is for entertainment and information purposes only. All copyrighted sounds, music, and clips are property of their respective copyright and trademark owners. All original sound is property of Theforce.net LLC

Apr 07 2019

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Rank #16: Weekly ForceCast: January 13, 2012 (RSS)

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Daniel Logan saves a life, Rick McCallum reveals the Star Wars underworld, and Clone Wars writers Henry Gilory and Steve Melching join us in the Cantina for a chat about adapting a comic book for the small screen. Plus, Billy Dee and Hutch reunite, G.L. premieres Red Tails in Chicago, and much more.

Jan 13 2012

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Rank #17: ForceCast #248: Who Doesn't Need More Killiks?

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On this week's show, we discuss a potential approach to the Expanded Universe that's straight out of the Marvel Comics playbook. Plus, more spinoff rumors, a new Dark Horse miniseries, the future of LucasArts, and a whole lot more.

Apr 06 2013

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Rank #18: ForceCast+ - The Mandalorian Chapter 3

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Ryan, Daniel, and Brad break down The Mandalorian Chapter 3, titled "The Sin."

Nov 24 2019

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Rank #19: ForceCast+ -The Mandalorian Chapter 1

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Ryan, Steve, and Bill break down The Mandalorian Chapter 1

Nov 14 2019

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Rank #20: The ForceCast: August 30th - The Blue Mist Of Destiny

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The ForceCast is BACK!!This week, Ryan and Abe break down the footage released at D23. What does it mean? How have they handled it? What are our wildest theories? All of that is explored and more!

Aug 31 2019

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