Episode 26 – What If…Qui-Gon

Episode 26 – What If…Qui-Gon
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This week, something completely new!  Eric, Robert, & Steve explore what might have happened if Qui-Gon Jinn lived and trained Anakin.  The possibilities are mind-blowing!  Anakin may have not lost his hand.  He might have come to terms with sand.  James Earl Jones’ career may have been ruined!

“Space Hippie” credit goes to the Ben & Ash @ The Skyhoppers Podcast (http://skyhopperspodcast.libsyn.com/) #SWCpod

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Episode 25 – The Search for Snoke

Episode 25 – The Search for Snoke
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“Who is Snoke?” is one of the questions Star Wars fandom has been obsessed with since Episode 7 came out.  So we’re going there!  We’ve pulled up a bunch of Snoke Theories… ranging from the absolutely silly to ones that may actually be plausible!  While at Helms Brewery, we take the next hour to discuss them in depth (maybe more than they deserve) – find out which ones survive, and which ones die in a horrible, firey, painful death!

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Episode 24 – Padawan Roundtable

Episode 24 – Padawan Roundtable
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“A Jedi must have the deepest commitment, the most serious mind.”  At the request of our newest Knight, we brought our Padawans together to discuss their experiences in our training program.  If you’ve ever wondered how it feels to be a Padawan in the real world (outside Star Wars), which goes well-beyond just lightsaber training, this is the episode for you!  

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.
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Email us at podcast@sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or we even take suggestions for what we should talk about next!

As a proud new member of the Star Wars Commonwealth podcast network (http://www.starwarscommonwealth.com/), do yourself a favour and check out the other podcasts in the network:  The Generation X-Wing Podcast, Tumbling Saber, The Nerd Room, Talk Star Wars, The Skyhoppers Podcast, and the Rogue Squadron Podcast!  

Episode 23 – New News

Episode 23 – New News
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We haven’t caught up on Star Wars news lately, not since SW Celebration in April.  We’ll catch up with the headlines (sprinkled with our flavourful commentary), and in the second half of the show we’ll talk through the big Vanity Fair article on The Last Jedi.

 

Related news links:
Vanity Fair Ep8/The Last Jedi Article:  http://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2017/05/star-wars-the-last-jedi-cover-portfolio
Rancho Obi-Wan statement:  http://www.ranchoobiwan.org/sadnews/
Steve Burns on Leaving “Blues Clues”: https://www.buzzfeed.com/pablovaldivia/this-is-what-steve-from-blues-clues-looks-like-now
Episode 9 Film Dates:  http://www.digitalspy.com/movies/star-wars/news/a829163/star-wars-episode-9-filming-next-year/

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.
If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!
Instagram: sdsabers
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Email us at podcast@sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or we even take suggestions for what we should talk about next!

As a proud new member of the Star Wars Commonwealth podcast network (http://www.starwarscommonwealth.com/), do yourself a favour and check out the other podcasts in the network:  The Generation X-Wing Podcast, Tumbling Saber, The Nerd Room, Talk Star Wars, The Skyhoppers Podcast, and the Rogue Squadron Podcast!  

Episode 22 – Knight Day Deathmatch

Episode 22 – Knight Day Deathmatch
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At our first “Knight Day” special training session, we grabbed Doug & Jason to help us run a couple of Deathmatches.  Does having Knights do Deathmatches make a Deathknight?  Listen to us talk about the different between Cool Grievous and Uncool Grievous!  What exactly is a Kenobikovsky?  Find out here!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.
If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!
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Email us at podcast@sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or we even take suggestions for what we should talk about next!

Episode 21 – The Prequel Hatred

Episode 21 – The Prequel Hatred
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Since The Phantom Menace came out in 1999, there have been opinions spanning the spectrum about the prequel trilogy. Why do so many people hate the PT? Why do some think it’s fantastic? This week Robert, Eric, & Steve discuss their views on this sometimes controversial topic and share their experiences. Sometimes it just depends on your point of view!

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.
If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!
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Email us at podcast@sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or we even take suggestions for what we should talk about next!

Episode 20 – Life Lessons

Episode 20 – Life Lessons
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May is “Teacher’s Month” so this week we tackle the topic: What did Star Wars teach us?  Listen to Robert, Eric, & Steve talk about things they’ve learned, the importance of perspective, and maybe even something about Gungan society you never knew!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun that day!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

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Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

Episode 19 – The Double-Header

Episode 19 – The Double-Header
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A week ago we participated in events in both San Diego and Costa Mesa.  On this week’s episode listen to our team talk about what we did at the San Diego Central Library’s Star Wars Day event, and at WyrdCon!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

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Episode 18 – Star-B-Q’ing

Episode 18 – Star-B-Q’ing
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This week we bring in Fode & Beed from the Star-B-Q Podcast!  We enjoy a few beers, we talk about sabers (duh!), martial arts, training, and Beed arrives so we can score a couple of Deathmatches as well!  And life wouldn’t be complete if we didn’t get in something on Oppo Rancisis, of course!

Check them out on Starbqpod.com and check out our Shout-out to them on SanDiegoSabers.net!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

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Episode 17 – May The Fourth Be With You

Episode 17 – May The Fourth Be With You
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San Diego Sabers held a May The Fourth Be With You lightsaber tournament at Helm’s Brewery.  We talk about how that went, hail to our tournament champion, and what may be coming next!

 

We give a shout-out this week to another great podcast, the Cocky Cockpit!
Shout-Out: SDS Shout-Out to The Cocky Cockpit
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CockyCockpit/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHRdq9x9AaFbCeqYUukfpTw
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/blast-points-star-wars-podcast/id1072656897?mt=2
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cockycockpit
Instagram: cockycockpit

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

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Episode 16 – Fall Features

Episode 16 – Fall Features
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Star Wars Celebration gave us many things to think about – and gave Eric a LOT of new Snoke theories!  Listen in this week as we discuss the trailers and expectations for Rebels Season 4 and The Last Jedi!  Maybe Rey is related to Snoke!  If Hera and Kanan had a child, what would it look like?

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

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SWCO Special Edition 03 Wrap-up

SWCO Special Edition 03 Wrap-up
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Now that it’s over and we’re home, Eric, Steve and Knight Doug spend some time reliving their favourite memories of Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

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Episode 15 – Spotlight: Dennis Burke

Episode 15 – Spotlight: Dennis Burke
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It’s another team-member spotlight!  This week we sit down with one of our Knight-Aspirants, Dennis Burke, during sparring practice.  We expect him to be promoted to Knight any day now, so this is your chance to get to know him a little better.

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

SWCO Special Edition 02

SWCO Special Edition 02
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Time for a recap of #SWCO Days 1-3!  Maybe that “Podcast a day” idea was too ambitious.  Here’s a catch-up on what we’ve seen & done for the last couple of days.  Hope you enjoy!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

SWCO Special Edition 01

SWCO Special Edition 01
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Day 0 of Star Wars Celebration – the day of setup, the excitement before opening day! We’re ready to share this with you!

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

Episode 14 – Spotlight: Jeremy K.

Episode 14 – Spotlight: Jeremy K.
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It’s our first team-member spotlight episode!  This week we have a nice chat with Jeremy K., one of our recently promoted Knights.

 

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

Episode 13 – Sabers & Clubs

Episode 13 – Sabers & Clubs
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Hi Again!  This week, Robert & Steve force Eric to talk about types of lightsabers, the various saber companies, and then get him to pull out his secret notebook to discuss, in his humble opinion, the different types of lightsaber groups there are out there.  So if you’re new to lightsaber work, or you’re a long time practitioner, tune in and find out about what lightsaber training can look like!  Special thanks to Marina, one of our padawans & member of SDS Clan Delta-Bravo for the topic suggestion this week!

This week we give a shout-out to the Star-B-Q podcast!
Website: http://starbqpod.com
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/blast-points-star-wars-podcast/id1072656897?mt=2
Instagram: starbqpodcast

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

 

Episode 12 – Deathmatches 3-4-5

Episode 12 – Deathmatches 3-4-5
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We’re back this week with DEATHMATCHES! This time we fit in 3 matches for your listening pleasure. Who are we pitting against whom? Listen & find out!

This week we give a shout-out to the Blast Points Podcast!
Website: http://blastpointspodcast.com
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/blast-points-star-wars-podcast/id1072656897?mt=2
Twitter: @blast_points

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

If you like our show, give us a review on iTunes!

Email us at podcast[at]sandiegosabers[dot]net if you have questions, comments, or even suggestions for what we should do next!

Episode 11 – Is Your News Running?

Episode 11 – Is Your News Running?
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It’s time to catch up on news from across the Star Wars Universe – The Oscars, Celebration, Red Cup, and more!

Also, a quick shout-out to one of Steve’s favorite/noteworthy SW podcasts: Less Than 12 Parsecs!
Check them out at http://www.twelveparsecspodcast.com/
We’ll be doing more of these so you get to know the community of Star Wars podcasts.

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net. We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

Episode 10 – Those Pesky Rebels

Episode 10 – Those Pesky Rebels
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This week, Eric, Robert, and Steve catch up on Star Wars Rebels. “Legends of Mandalore”, “Through Imperial Eyes”, and “Secret Cargo”. SPOILERS! So if you haven’t watched them, you may want to wait. But you like spoilers, so go for it!

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.  We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

Episode 09 – Deathmatch 1 & 2

Episode 09 – Deathmatch 1 & 2
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We’re doing something new, something quirky. Remember Celebrity Deathmatch? This isn’t it. But what if we chose two Star Wars characters and pitted them against each other? Today we’re serving up to helping of Deathmatch – listen in to see who’s going to fight whom! (not who, whom!) Sometimes it’s a pretty hefty fight, sometimes it’s for the whimsy! But we’ll talk through it and figure out who should win.

Please tell us if you like this or not! We have more lined up if you do! If you hate it, ok, we’ll throw that piece of paper away and find a new one!

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.  We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

Episode 08 – IRL

Episode 08 – IRL
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In this week’s show, Robert, Eric, and Steve talk about Jedi classes, lightsaber colors, and the correlation to characteristics that we see in real life with people – the Star Wars IRL cross-over!  Do you know what class of Jedi you would be?  Tune in this week & hear directly from Battlemaster Eric Main what he looks for in the classes – do you have what it takes?

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.  We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

Episode 07 – Other Fun Things

Episode 07 – Other Fun Things
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In this week’s episode, Steve, Robert & Eric discuss their favorite things about Star Wars that are NOT the movies!  Games, Toys, you name it!

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.  We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems fun!

Episode 06 – Trials on Trial

Episode 06 – Trials on Trial
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In this episode we talk about what could possibly be the single best episode of Star Wars Rebels yet – Trials of the Darksaber!  Eric talks about the realism of saber combat as is shown in the episode, and we talk about the Darksaber itself, with the new history given to it in this episode.

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.  We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems like it’s of interest not just to us, but to YOU!

Episode 05 – Catching the News

Episode 05 – Catching the News
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In Episode 05 (technically our 9th episode in total – wow that went sideways quickly!) we talk about the recent (over the last 3 weeks or so) news that’s been hitting Star Wars Land – yes, including talking about Star Wars Land!

Remember to check us out on our website, www.sandiegosabers.net.  We podcast weekly to talk about the lightsaber combat training we do in the San Diego area, to talk about Star Wars-y stuff, interview special guests, and whatever else seems like it’s of interest not just to us, but to YOU!

Special Episode Bravo – Now We Are One

Special Episode Bravo – Now We Are One
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No one should listen to this.  Seriously.  Well, the first part is great actually (thanks to Robert, Eric, Kevin, Dennis, and Marina!).  But the rest of it…it’s a bunch of crazy lunatics playing Star Wars trivia.  It’s loud.  It’s not family friendly.  Although it was a lot of fun!  I don’t know – judge for yourself.  But you have been warned.

Special Episode Alpha – Force Storm Entertainment

Special Episode Alpha – Force Storm Entertainment
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We had the guys from Force Storm Entertainment come down & talk with us about their YouTube channel, about sabers, martial arts, and Star Wars!

Make sure to check them out on YouTube under “Force Storm Entertainment” if you can’t see the link above.

Episode 03 – Carrie and Other Characters

Episode 03 – Carrie and Other Characters
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This week, the High Council discusses the passing of Carrie Fisher, and other favorite & non-favorite characters, and why!

Wisdom from this week’s session: Be cautious about mentioning Google out-loud when your Pixel phone listens for it as a wake-up word!