The fourth episode of Lattes with Leia is here! Pour a cup of your beverage of choice and join us — Amy Ratcliffe and Dr. Andrea Letamendi — as we take a trip to the galaxy far, far away. After we talk about what we’re currently obsessed with in the Star Wars universe, we discuss the concept of home. What does it mean, how does it affect identity, ships as home, where we’d like to live in the galaxy – you get the idea.
On the fence about acquiring your very own AT-AT Driver or TIE Fighter Pilot costume from ANOVOS? Decision time is here, as the last call has gone out for pre-orders on both items. April 30 is the last day to get orders in — After that date, future orders will not be guaranteed. No further runs of either costume is planned at this time.
LEGO STAR WARS: THE FREEMAKER ADVENTURES PREMIERES MONDAY, JUNE 20 ON DISNEY XD
Introducing new heroes and villains to the LEGO Star Wars universe, the animated television series “LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures” will premiere MONDAY, JUNE 20 (10:00 a.m. EST) on Disney XD. Set between the events of The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, the action comedy series follows the Freemakers, a family of sibling scavengers who operate a salvage and repair shop in space. The series will also feature familiar characters and locations from the filmed Star Wars saga.
The Force Awakens introduced us to the all new generation of Star Wars heroes. The former stormtrooper turned rebel, Finn, the best damn pilot in the galaxy and everyone’s best friend, Poe Dameron, and of course the Jakku scavenger and possible new Jedi Knight, Rey. While I am a huge fan of all of them (Team StormPilot), Rey is undoubtedly the one that has resonated with me the most.
After 23, 272 votes in 16 categories, the field of 220 podcasts was whittled down to the best of the best at the Star Wars Podcast Awards. We’re thrilled to announce that Coffee With Kenobi won in two categories — People’s Choice and Cover Art/Logo!
We can’t express enough our gratitude to those who voted and have supported us through the last few years. It’s been a fantastic journey, and it’s just beginning! There is so much more Star Wars to come, and CWK will be right here sharing the excitement with you. We’re blessed for the opportunity!
We extend our heart-felt congratulations to all the winners listed below!
“This is a Rebellion isn’t it? I rebel.” So says Jyn Erso in the teaser trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Do you wonder what sort of music she might listen to? Probably something with a bit of an edge, a great beat, but wholly inspired by the genius of John Williams.
Perhaps something like the latest remix from Fatboy Roberts’ Geek: Remixed?
So often, Star Wars and education go hand-in-hand (just ask Coffee With Kenobi co-host and teacher Dan Z!). It’s only natural to merge appreciation for teachers — and other mentors — with the upcoming May the 4th festivities. That’s exactly what the #TeachMeYouDid Challenge seeks to accomplish.
Welcome to Rebels Reactions where Coffee With Kenobi examines Star Wars Rebels through a critical lens. Joining host Aaron Harris, is fellow CWK blogger, Jay Krebs! Join them both as they finally get to explore the antics of Chopper in this 18th episode of the 2nd season entitled “The Forgotten Droid”!
On this special coffee chat, we welcome Mike Audette co-founder of the Star Wars podcast awards, blogger for Coffee With Kenobi and Retro Zapped, and a good friend. Mike was previously on our show to discuss the conventions he has covered for us, and is the second winner of our Coffee With Kenobi Patreon Coffee Chat. This is the podcast you’re looking for!
So….it took 24 months, but I missed my first blog. Not a bad track record. Then, I missed the next one. It happens, sure. But not to me. I’m nothing if not reliable, and circumstances beyond my control conspired to cause me to miss my deadline twice in a row. So I’m writing this two days AFTER my last blog was due, so I will be sure not to miss it next time. No, it’s really not a HUGE deal, but I despise missing deadlines, mostly because I never do it. Luckily, my topic will STILL be semi-timely when this DOES post, so here we go. Now that The Force Awakens has come out on home video, we can all bask in the Star Wars Goodness anytime we want, and we only had to wait 4 months to do it! I remember back when I was a kid….