Echo Station

Heroes Podcast Network

Echo Station: A Star Wars Podcast is a weekly series that focuses on all aspects of the Star Wars universe. Our hosts will cover news, discuss movies, TV shows, video games, and more from strict Disney canon through the Expanded Universe Legends. It's all up for grabs.

All Episodes

Episode 39: Hutt Species Spotlight Kris and Ian sit down to talk all about the Hutt species in this episode of Echo Station! The Hutt clan won the poll on twitter so clearly they had to follow through. They also discus a bit of Star Wars gaming news, Ian whips out his impression of Marvin...

Sep 2

51 min

This week on Echo Station, Kris is out sick so Ian pulls Rae from the sister show Screen Heroes to help count down their Top 10 actors they want to see in future Star Wars projects! They also discuss recent Star Wars news including that unfortunate Ray Park Instagram post and what possible actors could...

Aug 19

41 min

Today on Echo Station, Ian and Kris talk the fun topic of designing Star Wars. They each took three rooms in a standard house and took to designing them with full Star Wars themes from carpet to drapes. They also touch on a bit of news about The Bad Batch series coming to Disney+ next...

Jul 22

44 min

Hello all you fashionable Force users! Today on Padme’s Closet, Ian and Kris talk all about Padme’s packing gown and her peasant disguise she sports with Anakin while on the way back to Naboo. They also talk a little bit on Star Wars Squadrons, a new video game coming in October, and our big giveaway...

Jul 1

41 min

Ian and Kris are extremely proud to not only present their Cere Junda (from Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order) character spotlight, but we even got the actress who portrayed Cere as a guest! That’s right, Debra Wilson of MADtv fame answered some of our questions via Cameo regarding the character of Cere Junda and so...

Jun 17

55 min

Ian and Kris are very excited and happy to bring you Padme’s Closet season two! Yes we are talking all about Padme’s outfits she wears in Attack of the Clones! Our hosts also talk about reaching a big milestone on Twitter, and they also discuss some of the current events going on around the globe....

Jun 5

38 min

This short statement is being released on all active Heroes Podcast Network podcast feeds. This week, there will be no Screen Heroes podcast. Echo Station will also released delayed, on Friday, instead of Wednesday. We do this in hopes of supporting and honoring the Black Lives Matter movement and those protesting police brutality throughout the...

Jun 3

2 min

The end of the Clone Wars has finally come. Ian and Kris sit down to not only talk about the final four episodes of The Clone Wars but they also discuss the “Spice Girls” arc that came before it in a double feature episode! They also get to talk some exciting things announced during May...

May 6

95 min

Welcome to our very first species spotlight! Today we are talking all things Twi’lek. Kris and Ian deep dive into everything Twi’lek so grab your Lekku and lets go! Hey, don’t like ads with your podcasts? We get it! Head over to Patreon.com/HeroesPodcasts and join our Premium Tier today to get this episode and more...

Apr 8

56 min

The Bad Batch story arc has wrapped up and Kris and Ian are here to talk all about it! They also talk about some hot goss concerning a live action Ahsoka Tano appearance in season two of The Mandalorian. Hey, don’t like ads with your podcasts? We get it! Head over to Patreon.com/HeroesPodcasts and join...

Mar 25

44 min

Our first character spotlight for season three and what a spotlight it is! We are talking all about Asajj Ventress today! Yes everyones favorite hairless harpy steps into the limelight as we talk some of her great story arcs, costumes, weapons, and so much more. We also talk about our much anticipated panel at Planet...

Mar 11

55 min

Clone Wars is back! And what better way to kick off our season 3 premiere then with a little review of the newest Clone Wars episode, “The Bad Batch”. Ian and Kris sit down to talk all things Clone Wars, a little bit of Star Wars news, upcoming panel information for Planet Comicon, and much...

Feb 26

37 min

It’s the season finale of Padme’s closet! We are wrapping up the looks of Padme Amidala in The Phantom Menace with a jammed packed four outfit episode all in one! We are talking all about her black Palpatine office outfit, her second traveling purple gown, her battle outfit, and finally her parade gown! Comment below...

Jan 22

40 min

Welcome to the season finale of The Mandafettso! It has been a long and very entertaining journey watching The Mandalorian and sadly it has come to its grand finale for season one. Kris and Ian sit down one last time (for now) and talk everything Mandalorian from episodes 6 through 8! Grab your baby Yodas...

Jan 6

70 min

Screen Heroes and Echo Station celebrate their respective Season Finales just in time for the holidays! It’s time for a crossover as Ian from Echo Station joins Ryan and Derreck of Screen Heroes to review Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, closing out a Saga 42 years in the making. There’s tons of spoilers, opinions,...

Dec 2019

94 min

It is officially less than a week until The Rise of Skywalker hits theaters. So what better way to get excited than to do an episode dedicated to the long journey it’s been to reach this conclusion. We are calling it, The Road to Skywalker. Ian and Kris sit down and discuss some of their...

Dec 2019

42 min

Our The Mandalorian recap series The Mandafettso is back with an all new episode! Today on The Mandafettso, Kris and Ian are dissecting episodes 3-5 in the series. Three episodes to talk about in under an hour… can they do it? Come join us and find out! Comment below or hit us up @EchoStationCast on...

Dec 2019

59 min

Welcome to our second mini-series on Echo Station, The Mandafettso. As you can already guess this series is going to be talking all about the new Disney+ show: The Mandalorian. Ian and Kris are going to be reviewing each chapter of The Mandalorian in this series and since chapters one and two both dropped in...

Nov 2019

54 min

In honor of Veterans day here in the U.S. Ian and Kris decided to rank their top six Star Wars battles! The only criteria was that they had to pick from episodes 1-8 or the Clone Wars, and that it had to be an army vs. an army. No one on one Jedi battles here...

Nov 2019

47 min

Padme’s Closet is back with an all new episode! It’s time to travel to the Senate Chambers because today Kris and Ian are talking about the gorgeous red and orange dress that Padme wears while she addresses the Senate and moves for a vote of no confidence. Comment below or hit us up @EchoStationCast on...

Oct 2019

27 min

Disney and Lucasfilm have released the final theatrical trailer for Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker! Naturally, that means Ian and Kris had to do a review of it. Does The Rise of Skywalker trailer rise to Ian and Kris’s expectations? Strap in! We have a lot to talk about. Comment below or...

Oct 2019

37 min

Welcome back to an all new Padme’s closet! Today Ian and Kris are talking about the beautiful, but briefly seen lilac gown that Padme wore when she first visited Palpatine before addressing the Galactic Senate. And make sure to tune in next time where they both gush over the beautiful senate address robe that Padme...

Sep 2019

24 min

Welcome back to an all new episode. Today Ian and Kris talk how they started collecting Star Wars merchandise! They talk everything from collecting figures, to dolls, ships, 90’s figures, statues, their most prized possession, and so much more! They also talk some breaking Star Wars news that has happened over the past week. So...

Sep 2019

47 min

The D23 Expo has officially wrapped up and boy do we have a lot of Star Wars news to cover. Kris and Ian dive in deep with the announcement of Ewan McGregor returning as Obi-Wan Kenobi in his own Disney+ series, The Clone Wars release date, The Mandalorian trailer, The Rise of Skywalker news, and...

Aug 2019

29 min

Welcome back to another episode of Echo Station! We are finally back from hiatus guys!! And in honor of us coming back we are doing a tribute to the master of music himself, Mr. John Williams! Kris and Ian have picked their top 6 or 7 John Williams themes throughout all 8 films and discuss...

Aug 2019

56 min

Welcome back to an all new Padme’s Closet! Kris and Ian got lost in all of Padme’s massive wardrobe so we are very sorry we haven’t gotten a new episode out in a while, but never fear they are back and traveling to Tatooine! Today we discuss an outfit that Kris has cosplayed in the...

Jul 2019

26 min

With Kris still on her secret mission Ian is here to talk about all the latest Star Wars gaming news to come out of E3! We have exciting news about new Battlefront II content, a brand new Lego Star Wars game, a bunch of the old classics from LucasArts coming back to be redistributed, and...

Jun 2019

19 min

Today on Echo Station we mourn the passing of Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew. Mayhew was of course known for his portrayal of the lovable Wookiee Chewbacca in the original trilogy, Revenge of the Sith, parts of The Force Awakens, and consulted on episodes 8 and 9 with Joonas Suotamo (The new Chewbacca) taking over...

May 2019

35 min

Welcome to possibly one of the shortest episodes we have ever recorded for the station. Kris is out and not feeling 100% so she is taking a mental health day so Ian is bringing you all the news from across the galaxy. Like stated previously this is a shortened episode just focusing on some recent...

May 2019

14 min

Celebration has come to an end, and with that comes the end to our Star Wars Celebration news round up. If you haven’t done so, check out part one where we talk The Rise of Skywalker trailer and the new Clone Wars trailer as well. In this final part, we talk two big panels that...

Apr 2019

69 min

Star Wars Celebration, The Rise of Skywalker, and The Clone Wars. Oh my! We are back from our mini hiatus to bring you all the Star Wars Celebration news! Ian had the great opportunity to not only go to Star Wars Celebration, but he also got into the highly sought out Episode 9 panel! Join...

Apr 2019

59 min

Welcome back all of you fashionable force users to Padme’s Closet! This week Ian and Kris discuss not Padme per say…but her Handmaiden Sabe. For those who don’t remember, Sabe was the one who was disguised as Padme during their escape from Naboo and during the battle to retake Theed. Sabe wore the famous black...

Mar 2019

22 min

Grab the most expensive fabrics you can find because we are traveling the galaxy and talking mens fashion in the universe! Kris and Ian discuss some of the most fashionable men in the Galaxy from Bail Organa to Kylo Ren and yes even Jar-Jar Binks. They also discuss hot news topics such as new playable...

Mar 2019

61 min

Hello all you fashionable force users! Welcome to Echo Station’s first mini series titled Padme’s Closet. In this mini series Ian and Kris are going to cover all of your favorite Queen/Senators outfits from the prequels. Each of Padme’s outfits is going to get its very own episode dedicated to it, starting with her red...

Feb 2019

31 min

In this weeks episode Kris and Ian talk about the controversial  subject of bullying in the Star Wars community and how it effects the fans, the actors, and the overall feel of Star Wars. They sit down and talk about actor Ahmed Best (Jar-Jar Binks) and the recent video he released about his struggles after...

Feb 2019

55 min

Welcome back to Echo Station Podcast! Kris and Ian are back from their holiday break to talk Star Wars news that broke during the mini hiatus over the past few weeks. A lot of juicy stories and a lot of news are packed into this episode…including when a possible panel for the station will happen...

Jan 2019

45 min

It’s the winter finale here at Echo Station, and what better way to end the year with a tribute to our favorite Princess and General, Carrie Fisher. Come join Kris, Ian, and special guest star Lydia Heartwell from Another Castle Creations as they talk all things Leia and Carrie. Ian surprises Kris with her Christmas...

Dec 2018

51 min

Put on your roleplaying hats because Kris and Ian are creating their own NPC’s in the Star Wars universe! The crew of Echo Station have decided to cast themselves in the Star Wars universe, including what species they would be, the occupation they would hold, weapons their character would use and so much more. After...

Dec 2018

56 min

Kris and Ian dive deep into the rebellion with the announcement of Cassian Andor getting his own series on the Disney+ streaming service. They talk news of said streaming service, the passing of comic book legend Stan Lee, using General Grievous in Battlefront II, and talk about what they learned in the Star Wars universe....

Nov 2018

41 min

Join us this week as Ian and Kris explore and talk about the new live action T.V. show currently in production, The Mandalorian! They talk what its going to be about, the list of announced directors so far, characters they would love to see appear and so much more! Grab your thermal detonators and set...

Oct 2018

46 min

Your journey towards the dark side is almost complete! Echo Station is proud to present our very first character profile! And who better to kick things off with than everyone’s favorite Nightbrother himself, Darth Maul. Ian and Kris sit down to discuss the enormous impact Darth Maul, who in fact had very little screen time...

Oct 2018

38 min

The dark side is calling to Kris and Ian as they talk and rank their top four Star Wars villains from each era. Ian takes on the prequels including the Clone Wars tv show, Kris takes the lead with the original trilogy and its various spinoff movies and tv shows, and finally they both talk...

Sep 2018

62 min

This week, we discuss some Star Wars universe news including the Solo: A Star Wars Story blu-ray, Battlefront 2 DLC, and Episode IX casting. Then it’s on to our main topic, our favorite Star Wars books from canon and the EU (Expanded Universe). We’ll talk a little Tomothy Zahn, Thrawn, Mara Jade, and a bit...

Sep 2018

48 min

Put your viewing of the Calrissian Chronicles on hold because Ian and Kris and talking all about the latest Star Wars spinoff movie, Solo: A Star Wars Story. Spoilers for those who have yet to still see this movie btw! Listen as Ian and Kris try to dissect where things may have gone wrong with...

Aug 2018

50 min

Welcome all you Force users to another episode of Echo Station. Today, Ian and Kris dive into one of if not the most popular Star Wars show that has been ever produced. We are of course talking about the Emmy award winning animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars! Clone Wars recently had its 10...

Aug 2018

33 min

Hello to all you Star Wars fans out there! Welcome to the very first episode of the HPN’s newest podcast series Echo Station: A Star Wars Podcast. Come join hosts Ian (cohost of Costume Couture) and Kris as they talk a little bit about their love for this massive universe, how they got hooked into...

Aug 2018

31 min

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