Cassian Andor and Sinjir Rath Velus – Good Guys Doing Bad Things

Cassian Andor

With Chuck Wendig’s Empire’s End arriving this month, I decided to review Aftermath and Aftermath: Life Debt. After my first read, I found these post-Return of the Jedi stories entertaining and engaging. For one, getting some details on how the galaxy evolved after the death of the Emperor and Darth Vader was fascinating. The new canon provides little description of this era. Therefore, I was trying to read these stories just a little closer this time around. One of the things I paid extra attention to was the character of Sinjir Rath Velus, the former Imperial loyalty officer. One aspect of Sinjir’s character struck me: he was willing to do bad for the greater good. This reminded me of Cassian Andor, who confessed to Jyn Erso that he had done terrible things on behalf of the Rebellion. This raises the question, where does the Rebellion draw the line?

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Coming Soon: Jyn Erso’s ‘Rogue One’ Cold Weather Survival Concho Accessory from ANOVOS

The latest offering from ANOVOS:

Coming Soon! ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS™ STORY Jyn Erso Cold Weather Survival Gear “Concho” Accessory as worn on the storm-stricken world of Eadu. This costume replica was recreated from screen-used production assets with attention to the proper patterning, snaps, and rank badge details. Sign up now to be notified when pre-orders open.

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Check Out Galactic Fashion Episode 21 from Jedi News Network

Galactic Fashion is a monthly podcast dedicated to Star Wars and geek fashion, hosted by Johnamarie Macias and Teresa Delgado and part of the Jedi News Network. In episode 21, Johnamarie is joined by special guest co-host Jenmarie of The two hosts talk about the return of Her Universe and Ashley Eckstein’s letter to the fan community, the Chewbacca and Finn boots from Po-Zu’s Star Wars footwear collection, Catherine Elhoffer’s Galactic Queen collection, Hero Within’s latest updates, and much more! Plus, Johnamarie interviews (29:00) geek fashion designer Catherine Elhoffer of Elhoffer Design. Topics of conversation include thoughts on Rogue One, running a small business, the importance of pre-ordering, designing her first licensed collection, and much more. You can find Catherine on social media by looking up @elhofferdesign and visiting her website at You can email us at with your comments, views and opinions to be a part of the show.

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Arrives Soon on Digital HD and Blu-Ray


Fans go behind the scenes with filmmakers and cast for a revealing look
at the stories behind the first Star Wars standalone film

BURBANK, Calif. (Feb. 22, 2017) — Lucasfilm’s “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” the first of the Star Wars standalone films, has established its place within the Star Wars universe and the hearts of moviegoers, becoming the seventh highest-grossing film of all time in the U.S. Fans can own the epic action-adventure thriller — nominated for two Academy Awards® — early on Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere on March 24, and on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and On-Demand on April 4.

Never-before-seen “Rogue One” bonus material will take fans behind the scenes with the movie’s diverse, dynamic cast and inspired team of filmmakers. An intimate collection of stories reveals how the film came to life, as well as hidden Easter Eggs and film facts that audiences may have missed in the theater.

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The Star Wars Show | Rogue One Comes Home, Celebration News, and Star Wars Collecting

This week, The Star Wars Show brings news of the galaxy far, far away straight to the fans! A big Celebration Orlando panel is announced, the date for Rogue One on digital download and DVD/Blu-ray is revealed, and highlights from New York Toy Fair are shared. On the subject of toys, co-host Andi Gutierrez sits down with The Toy Hunter, Jordan Hembrough.

All this and more can be found in the video below:

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Force and Faith: Abundant Life Blooming in the Desert

The Star Wars community tends to boil things down to a lowest common denominator.  While we all have Wookieepedia bookmarked and a vast knowledge TIE fighter models, we find the conversations being whittled down to likes or dislikes, goods or bads.  We polarize our conversations instead of finding deeper levels of understanding through true understanding, dialog and compassion.  If you think I’m nuts, have you ever persuaded someone with your theory about who Snoke is?  When talking to someone with an opinion on midichlorians, have you changed your mind?  There is a call to something greater, though.

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The Chance Cube – Episode XXIV: Jacob Walter and Tabletop Simulator

Episode XXIV: Jacob Walter and Tabletop Simulator

Jason and Amanda are joined by Mike Hill and Ruben Sanchez this week as they discuss all the Star Wars: Destiny news, provide an update on our DESTINY DRIVE, analyze It Binds All Things (AW150), and dive into our show topic, “Jacob Walter and Tabletop Simulator,” where we talk to Jacob Walter, the creator of the Tabletop Simulator mod for Star Wars: Destiny. We also award this week’s giveaway, and kick off next week’s giveaway!

So stick with us, and don’t leave your Destiny to Chance!

You can check out this episode here.

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Thrawn Closes In On Fulcrum In The Next Episode of “Star Wars Rebels”

New Video and Images Available for “Through Imperial Eyes” – the next episode of Star Wars Rebels
February 25th at 8:30 p.m. ET on Disney XD!

Fearing that the identity of a rebel spy will soon be discovered by the Empire, the rebels launch a plan to rescue the spy before he is caught.

Catch Grand Admiral Thrawn in an all-new episode of “Star Wars Rebels” this SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25 (8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.

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Now Taking Reservations for ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY Imperial Tank Trooper Helmet Accessory

Exciting news from ANOVOS:

We’re celebrating the introduction of our ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS™ STORY Tank Trooper wearable replica helmet with 10% OFF one day only! These 1:1 scale fully-lined fiberglass helmets are recreated from screen-used assets for exacting detail in reproduction. Bring order to the streets of Jedha and reserve your spot in the Empire now using discount code TANK2017 at checkout for fully paid reservations only.

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Turning off the Mic; the Future of CWK

Hello CWK family and fans!

It was almost four years ago to the day that Dan and I were hanging out and dreaming up what has now become the Star Wars podcast network, Coffee With Kenobi. Through that time I’ve had experiences I could have never dreamt of, will never forget, and will continue to have. I’ve had the pleasure of becoming friends with folks through fandom, and who I now talk to daily.

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