It’s time for Episode 16 of Lattes with Leia! With Star Wars Celebration Orlando recently wrapping, we spend some of the episode going over highlights from the convention – including The Last Jedi teaser. We also dive into Star Wars moments that have stuck with us and had a last impact on us. Plus, we touch on some awesome art and the new Star Wars Art: Ralph McQuarrie book.
Episode 15 of Lattes with Leia has arrived! Our topic this month? The Force Awakens’ Kylo Ren. We discuss his abilities, his emotional responses, and speculate about what his childhood must have been like. Also! We talk about DK Publishing’s new Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia, Empire’s End, and the upcoming Scum and Villainy Cantina pop-up.
Episode 14 of Lattes with Leia is here. We talk about the new Galactic Maps book from Lucasfilm-Disney Press and some Love and Madness jewelry, and then move into our main topic: the Jedi Order. Were they too held back by their beliefs? Was their downfall a terrible thing? Can we live by the rules of the Jedi? And we also briefly discuss what we think the title of Episode VIII, The Last Jedi, means.
We did it! The thirteenth episode of Lattes with Leia marks our year anniversary. After discussing what we’re most excited about related to Star Wars at the moment – the Star Wars Day at Sea Disney Cruise and runDisney’s Star Wars half – we talk about Carrie Fisher. We cover her role as Princess Leia, her work raising awareness for mental issues, her writing, and her legacy.
This one’s for you, Carrie.
It’s time for the twelfth episode of Lattes with Leia. After discussing what we’re most excited about related to Star Wars right now – The Rogue One Visual Guide, a chronological Clone Wars rewatch, and The Princess Diarist – Andrea and I discuss our general thoughts on Rogue One, the characters we most liked in the movie, and how Rogue One affected our views of the Rebel Alliance.
The news about Carrie Fisher’s passing came after we recorded this month’s episode. We are our sorry to lose such an amazing person and heroine, and our hearts go out to her family, friends, and loved ones.
Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017 takes place April 13-16, and the hosts for the event have been officially announced. Fan favorite Warwick Davis will be hosting the Celebration Stage, and David Collins will fulfill his duties at the Digital Stage. The host of the Behind-the-Scenes Stage will be one of Coffee With Kenobi‘s own — Amy Ratcliffe, co-host of Lattes With Leia!
The eleventh episode of Lattes with Leia is here. Since the episode is dropping around another holiday, Thanksgiving this time, Andrea and Amy discuss what they’re thankful for in Star Wars. They also touch on how gratitude can have a positive impact, self-care, and finally, some Star Wars holiday gift ideas! Listen and share what you’re thankful for and why.
It’s time for the tenth episode of Lattes with Leia! Since it’s nearly Halloween, we thought it was a perfect time to discuss costumes. We cover our Star Wars cosplay, discuss some results of a cosplay study Drea did, and touch on the costume design of the films. Listen and then share your thoughts on the subject and your Star Wars cosplay pics with us.
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It’s time for the ninth episode of Lattes with Leia! Huzzah! This time Amy and Drea dive into a discussion about Anakin Skywalker, his role as the Chosen One, the balance of the Force, and whether Darth Vader was redeemed. Whew. Listen and then share your thoughts on the subject with us.
It’s here! The eighth episode of Lattes with Leia! Amy and Drea are reunited at last. Before we jump into this month’s topic, we spend time catching up on each other’s highlights from Celebration Europe and San Diego Comic-Con and talk about the latest Star Wars things we’re obsessed with (yes, there are some links below – the dress Drea mentions is sadly sold out, though). Then, we go on to discuss superlatives in Star Wars — the best Jedi, the best Sith, the best friend, etc. Listen and then share your bests with us.