Here is our report from Day Three of Celebration Orlando, including reactions to all of the Star Wars Rebels announcements, as well as a recap of Day Two, and a discussion of the inaugural Galactic Nights, located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. We also have more conversations with Star Wars fans at Celebration Orlando. Live from the Convention floor, this is the podcast you’re looking for!
Had enough Star Wars to last you a while? Yeah, didn’t think so. The Star Wars Show didn’t think so, either, so they’ve got a new episode recapping the best of Celebration and featuring a never-before-seen interview with the director of The Last Jedi, Rian Johnson. Check it out below:
Live from Celebration Orlando, join Coffee With Kenobi at the Star Wars Rebels press conference. Dave Filoni, Tiya Sircar, Vanessa Marshall, Steve Blum, and Taylor Gray share their thoughts on the past, present, and future of the hit television series, and weigh in on the upcoming final season. Live from the convention floor, this is the podcast you’re looking for!
Here is our report from Day Two of Celebration Orlando, including interviews with Star Wars fans on the convention floor, as well as initial reactions to the teaser trailer of The Last Jedi from Dan Z, Cory Clubb, Jeff McGee of Comics With Kenobi & Marvin Dog Media, and Scott Murray of Assembly of Geeks. We also catch up with The Star Wars Heresies author, Paul McDonald. Live from the Convention floor, this is the podcast you’re looking for!
The Celebration Orlando Podcast stage is here! Join us for Cory’s last show as we discuss our topic for the podcast stage, mythology and storytelling. We also discuss Celebration collectibles, introduce members of the Coffee With Kenobi family, and hear brilliant insights from the podcast stage attendees. We also reveal the brand new Coffee With Kenobi format. This is the podcast you’re looking for!
The 40 Years of Star Wars panel was packed with surprises, emotion, and fun. Whether you were able to see it live and in person, or via live stream, you’re going to want to watch it again to make sure you caught everything. To make it easy, we have it for you below! (NOTE: It should be cued up to roughly the start of the panel. If not, skip ahead to @30:44.)
During the Star Wars 40th Anniversary panel, there was a lovely tribute to Carrie Fisher. George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy shared their thoughts on our beloved Princess, and Billie Lourd — Carrie’s daughter — took the stage to remember her mother. As part of the tribute was a video montage, which you can find below.
If you plan to be at one of the Disney parks in the coming months, you’ll want to be on the lookout for unique and exclusive merchandise created by Star Wars fan Cody Hampton.
From the Disney Parks Blog:
“I’ve been a Star Wars fan since I was two-years old,” explained Cody. “I feel like I have a dream role at Disney as I collaborate with the Lucasfilm team to create unique merchandise and immersive experiences you can only find at Disney Parks.”
On the eve of Star Wars Celebration, The Star Wars Show brings the latest news from across the galaxy. Andi and Anthony go over the schedule for the biggest panels to be shown on the Celebration live stream, tease Battlefront 2, and Kyle Newman discusses the latest installment of his on-stage radio drama, “Smuggler’s Revenge.”
Check it out in the video below:
Good news for those who are unable to attend Star Wars Celebration (or lost out on that lottery), but really wanted to grab some of the exclusives offered up by Funko. Today the shared exclusives have been revealed! Even better news? All the exclusives are shared! Hope is not lost after all.
Find out where you can find these coveted collectibles below: