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For all your Star Wars news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for! Tune in every Wednesday for an hour-long show where four good friends come together to talk anything and everything about Star Wars!

All Episodes

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 248 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest Interview: Cosplayer Julie Wilk! - How you can bring all of your hobbies into Star Wars - Adam Driver is a prop kleptomaniac - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Dec 1

1 hr 32 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 247 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Finn's origin, arc, and wasted potential - How Finn got done dirty and could have been amazing - Haslab Rancor campaign goes into a tailspin - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Nov 24

1 hr 48 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 246 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Dusting off an old video game favorite - What's going on with the Rogue Squadron movie? - Q'ira refuses to die - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Nov 17

1 hr 29 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 245 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - J.W. Rinzler - the Jedi librarian you never knew - What's so great about DK books? - The Old Republic trailers get an upgrade - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Nov 10

1 hr 23 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 244 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: Lunyr Grl from The Sidebar Cantina podcast! - Imperial Inspection: who is Luke Skywalker, really? - The Book of Boba Fett trailer drops... and we didn't miss it! - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Nov 3

1 hr 58 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 243 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - A celebration of the wide variety of creatures and monsters in Star Wars! - What makes Star Wars creatures unique? - Hayden Christensen returns in Ahsoka - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Oct 27

1 hr 36 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 242 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: Brandon Wainerdi from the Talking Bay 94 Podcast! - Roger Christian: the most important Star Wars name you don't know - Phil Tippett's Mad God - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Oct 20

1 hr 36 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 241 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: JD Barrow! (somehow) - A deep dive on Revan and what he means for the Star Wars universe - Are minifigures just the OG Funko Pops? - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Oct 13

1 hr 28 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 240 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest: writer and toy photographer Max Sabin! - The unexpected therapeutic value of toy photography - Galactic Starcruiser now has a price tag - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Oct 6

1 hr 45 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 239 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - A deep dive into Disney's anime special: Star Wars Visions! - How a cultural framework can breathe new life into Star Wars - Lego Star Wars Battle brings new excitement to mobile - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Sep 29

1 hr 57 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 238 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: Thrawn collector Joe Robinson! - On collecting Thrawn art and what he means for the Star Wars universe. - Marcia Lucas unloads on the Disney Trilogy - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Sep 22

1 hr 41 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 237 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guests: Brad and Lisa from Comic Book Couples Counseling Podcast! - What Shang-Chi means for Phase IV of MCU - Lego Star Wars has a new Holiday Special - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Sep 15

1 hr 45 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 236 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - A deep dive and analysis on everyone's favorite galactic punching bag: Jar Jar Binks! - What a misunderstood jester can teach us - Exclusive images of Vader in Kenobi series - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news...

Sep 8

1 hr 38 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 235 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: parody musician Dan Biemer AKA Captain Ambivalent! - What's fun and quirky in Star Wars? - Animator Phil Tippett's digital gamble - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Sep 1

1 hr 23 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 234 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - The conclusion to season 1 of The Bad Batch - Omega's secret purpose - Taika Waititi's "very me" Star Wars movie - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Aug 25

1 hr 45 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 233 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: writer/director Anthony Ferraro! - The challenges of Covid indie filmmaking - "Hope Hinges On Two Men With No Hope" - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Aug 18

39 min 24 sec

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 232 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: Trent and Ellie Hoffman! - A brief history of Metroid and how it still influences today - No, really, Palpatine's behind it all - believe us, please! - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Aug 11

1 hr 18 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 231 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: audiobook narrator Marc Thompson! - Thrawn's Greater Good and Marchion Ro - A look ahead to more High Republic content - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Aug 4

52 min 42 sec

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 230 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: cosplayer Sarah Willwater! - How Star Wars fans can use what divides them to unite instead - Thrawn and Ezra casting CONFIRMED!? - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jul 28

1 hr 45 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 229 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - A spoiler-filled closer look at season 1 of Loki - What Loki means for the future of Marvel media - J.W. Rinzler calls for aid - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jul 21

1 hr 50 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 228 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: musician and cosplayer Taylor Goodson! - A fearless approach to music and costuming - Bring Dave home - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jul 14

1 hr 42 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 227 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Elected queen-turned-senator Padme Amidala - What Padme's relationship with Sabe can teach us - Bad Batch brings Trek crossover - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jul 7

1 hr 13 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 226 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: musician Kris Rodgers! - Music, Star Wars, and turtle infestations - Disney asks Lego to remove "Slave I" name - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jun 30

1 hr 25 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 225 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - The Bad Batch: discussing the season so far - Individuality, conformity, purpose, and other major themes - Leslye Headland on making Star Wars your own - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jun 23

1 hr 27 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 224 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: Patrick Stefanski! - Building a working L3 and Inquisitor spin-saber - Steal Obi-Wan's trash bag look - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jun 16

1 hr 36 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 223 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - A 40th Anniversary look-back at Raiders of the Lost Ark - Are Indy and Han Solo really all that different? - Mandalorian political party seeks recognition - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jun 9

1 hr 44 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 222 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special guest: Garrick Enns! - Why are the fandoms so different? - Marvel's Eternals barely a fart in the wind - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jun 2

1 hr 34 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 221 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Dave Filoni promoted to Executive Creative Director at Lucasfilm - What this means for the future of Star Wars and Lucasfilm - A life-sized X-Wing now lives at the Smithsonian - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

May 26

1 hr 34 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 220 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - A deep dive on Chewbacca - everyone's favorite Wookie - The surprising way Han and Chewie's relationship has developed - Is Ewan McGregor trolling us? - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

May 19

1 hr 44 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 219 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - The gang's all here! The entire WSTR family gathered in one place - Sharing our favorite Star Wars moments for May the 4th. - The secret of Luke's severed hand revealed - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

May 5

2 hr

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 218 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guests: Brad and Lisa from Comic Book Couples Counseling Podcast! - Unpacking The Falcon and Winter Soldier's complex relationships - Harrison Ford steals The Oscars - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Apr 28

1 hr 50 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 217 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest: Armand Haddad, WSTR co-founder and host of The Cinedicate podcast! - The meaning of Rey and what we can learn from her - Will Revan be canon? - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Apr 21

1 hr 59 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 216 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest: Rebel Legion member and costume maker Christine Evans! - Joining the Legion and costuming as Leia - Hot takes and wild rumors from Hank - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Apr 14

2 hr 5 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 215 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest Dominic Pace, actor portraying Gekko the bounty hunter from The Mandalorian! - Lessons learned and hopes restored on the road - Lego Star Wars Skywalker Saga indefinitely delayed - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Apr 7

1 hr 32 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 214 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guests Ashley and Brandi from A Star Wars Journey Podcast! - Our hopes and dreams for The Bad Batch, before their inevitable shattering - Sebastian Stan breaks silence about playing Luke - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Mar 31

1 hr 24 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 213 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest Lauren Mary Kim, stunt actor for The Mandalorian! - What Ahsoka's lekku feel like - How The Bad Batch might fix stormtrooper canon - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Mar 24

1 hr 11 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 212 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest Dan Bittner, actor and narrator for Claudia Grey's High Republic novel: Into the Dark! - The kind of stormtrooper you DON'T want to be... - Why jumping to lightspeed just might be possible - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Mar 17

1 hr 18 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 211 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest stars: Brad and Lisa from the Comic Book Couple's Counseling Podcast! - All about grief, love, and hope in WandaVision - Kelly Marie Tran's Star Wars experience an "embarassingly horrible breakup" - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Mar 10

2 hr 5 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 210 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest stars: Andrew and Merisha from Coruscant Radio Underground! - Diving deep into the complexity and meaning of Kylo Ren - Smoke and mirrors for Disney's Galactic Starcruiser - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Mar 3

1 hr 45 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 209 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest Interview: Dan Zehr from the Coffee with Kenobi podcast! - All about the writing of The Star Wars Book - An end to the Viewing Order Debate? - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Feb 24

1 hr 27 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 208 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest Interview: the Skateboarding Mando - Tim Brehmer! - Bringing light and healing through comedy (and car accidents) - Gina Carano dropped by LucasFilm - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Feb 17

1 hr 44 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 207 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest Interview: stunt actor Michelle C. Smith! - From Baton Olympics to doubling for Gina Carano - New Star Wars shooter coming in 2021 - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Feb 10

1 hr 44 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 206 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Guest Interview: voice actor and audiobook narrator Emily Woo Zeller! - Breathing life into a character from comic book page to audiobook drama - How Emily keeps her head during the pandemic - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Feb 3

53 min 7 sec

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 204 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest Dave Amelotti from the Beyond the Blast Doors Podcast and Network! - How to disagree and discuss - without falling to the Dark Side - Alan Tudyk absent from Andor - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jan 27

1 hr 47 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 204 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guest Amy Richau, author of "I Love You. I Know.: Lessons in Love and Friendship" - What we can learn from lovers and friends in Star Wars - Bill Burr blasts back - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jan 20

1 hr 19 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 203 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guests Steele Saunders from the Steele Wars Podcast! - Looking back at 2020 and forward to the future of Star Wars - Games, currency, and Thrawn! - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Jan 13

2 hr 23 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 202 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Special Guests Brad and Lisa from the Comic Book Couple's Counseling Podcast! - Din and Grogu's relationship - Books, books, and more books - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Dec 2020

1 hr 38 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 201 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Looking back 1 year after The Rise of Skywalker - Will Star Wars survive TROS? - Maybe there is too much Star Wars... - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Dec 2020

2 hr 1 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 200 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Celebrating 200 episodes of WSTR! - We discuss each of our top 3 episodes - New High Republic series in the works - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Dec 2020

1 hr 47 min

Email: mailbox@wstrmedia.com Voicemail: (630) 557-9787 Welcome to Episode 199 of WSTR! This episode's topics include: - Breakdown of Chapter 13 of The Mandalorian - Ahsoka Tano, Grogu, Thrawn, oh my! - David Prowse passes away - ...and much, much, more! For all your galactic news and talk needs, this is the podcast you've been looking for - tune in to WSTR Galactic Public Access.

Dec 2020

2 hr 13 min