Episode 136: Solo: A Star Wars Story: A Teaser Discussion

February 10, 2018

Hawes and Will do their best to cover all of the Star Wars news from this week.

  • Our first glimpse of Solo footage comes during the Super Bowl.
  • Does the Falcon's appearance in Solo cause a plot hole? No.
  • Is Han's car speeder based off of a Ford Falcon?
  • Does the train in the first teaser reference Shadows of the Empire?
  • What's up with the new villain in Solo?
  • Thoughts on the full teaser trailer.
  • What's the general outline of the plot?
  • How many planets will we see?
  • Mimban, a planet first seen in Splinter of the Mind's Eye, appears in Solo!
  • Interesting information from Anthony Breznican.
  • L3-37 is a "self made" droid.
  • Qi'ra and Han have a "connection."
  • The difference between how Han and Solo treat the Falcon.
  • Hawes is looking forward to Solo related products.
  • David Benioff and DB Weiss are announced to be working on a series of new Star Wars films.
  • Bob Iger reveals more information during an earnings call.
  • "Multiple" Star Wars series in development for the Disney streaming service.
  • Rumors of a launch period for the Disney streaming service and some of the content that it will contain.

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