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Star Wars Nerds Unite

Star Wars Nerds Unite is a podcast dedicated to discussing the new Star Wars universe. Your hosts are Tim Van Autreve, show runner, eternal optimist, and life-time Star Wars lover; Jennifer Van Autreve, sci-fi nerd, bombshell, and Star Wars novice; and Josh Mason, the Star Wars expert and ultimate critic. Together they discuss the new media coming out of Disney-owned LucasFilm. This family friendly podcast will analyze and discuss the new TV shows, movies, comic books, novels and anything else coming from Disney/Lucasfilm/Marvel. The new Star Wars canon includes all the Star Wars movies, The Clone Wars cartoon, The Clone Wars movie, Star Wars Rebels, new Marvel published Star Wars comic books and any media coming out in the future. We also cover Episode 7, Star Wars: The Force Awakens at great length. For those curious, we all truly feel that Han shot first.
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Dec 16, 2016
The SWNU crew hit the theater to watch the majesty that is Rogue One. In this episode we share our thoughts and first impressions immediately after watching the movie in IMAX 3D. Listen in for a spoilerific review of the film. 
 
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Dec 15, 2016
Tim, Mason & Jen talk the prequel novel for the blockbuster hit, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Catalyst: A Rogue One Novel is written by prolific Star Wars novelist James Luceno. The story features Galen Erso, Lyra, and Jyn Erso along with Orson Krennic, Saw Gerrera, and even Grand Moff Tarkin. How was the weapon on the Death Star be built? You'll only find out here....or if you read the book...or read a synopsis online...
 
Then we do fan feedback from the best fans in the galaxy. #nerdsquadron #muster
 
 
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Dec 11, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim continue #rebelsblock and review Rebels Season 3 Episode 6. Sabine and Ezra square off against the Mandos on Mandalore. 
 
Then we do fan feedback. #nerdsquadron #muster
 
 
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Dec 1, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim continue #rebelsblock and review Rebels Season 3 Episode 5. Rex, Kanan, and Ezra find themselves squaring off against an old foe as The Last Battle of the Clone Wars is fought.
 
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Nov 13, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim continue #rebelsblock and review Rebels Season 3 Episode 4. Hera infiltrates her childhood home to liberate her family's Kalikori from the Empire. We talk spoilers, Ezra, Kanan, and the rest of the Ghost crew.  
 
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Oct 25, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim continue #rebelsblock and review Rebels Season 3 Episode 3. Wedge Antilles is a stud. We talk spoilers, Ezra, Kanan, and the rest of the Ghost crew.  
 
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Oct 20, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk about the third Rogue One trailer.
 
Then we do fan feedback. #nerdsquadron #muster
 
 
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Oct 18, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim continue #rebelsblock and review Rebels Season 3 Episode 2. We talk spoilers, Ezra, Kanan, and the rest of the Ghost crew. Tim messes up the pluralization of Holocrons and everyone makes fun of him yet again.
 
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Sep 30, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk about their Rogue Friday experience in a Steak 'n Shake. They went to Toys R Us to buy all their Rogue One toys.
 
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Sep 26, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim begin a new #rebelsblock and review Rebels Season 3 Episode 1. We talk spoilers, Ezra, Kanan, and the rest of the Ghost crew. Josh furthers his Steps Into Shadow and we talk about the long anticipated debut of Grand Admiral Thrawn.
 
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Sep 22, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk Marvel comic Star Wars #16 by Jason Aaron and Leinil Yu
 
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Sep 18, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk Marvel comic Darth Vader #16 by Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca
 
Then we do the best letter we've ever gotten. #nerdsquadron #muster
 
 
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Sep 16, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk Marvel comic Star Wars #15 by Jason Aaron and Mike Mayhew
 
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Sep 7, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk Marvel comic Poe Dameron #1 by Charles Soule and Phil Noto.
 
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Aug 28, 2016
Jen, Mason, & Tim talk Star Wars: Aftermath: Life Debt by author Chuck Wendig. Life Debt follows Han Solo, Leia Organa, Chewie, and Team Wexley on an adventure to liberate Kashyyyk. Rey Sloane stars on the Empire side and attempts to hold the struggling Imperial Remnant together with the help of Fleet Admiral Gallius Rax. Is Rax secretly Snoke? Find out definitively on the latest Star Wars Nerds Unite!
 
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#starwars #podcast #chuckwendig #novel #starwarsnovel 

Aug 19, 2016
Tim, Jen, and Mason talk the super rad new trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. 
 
We also do a massive amount of fan feedback. There was a tiny bit of audio trouble and we lost some of the emails we read so we'll read them on the next episode. Keep em coming. We love it. #nerdsquadron #muster
 
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Aug 9, 2016
Tim, Jen, and Mason talk about Star Wars: Bloodline by Claudio Gray. This important novel gives us many insights into why the galaxy is the way it is presented in The Force Awakens. Don't miss this amazing novel and more amazing podcast about that novel. 
 
We also do a small bit of fan feedback. We had so much from the Fan Feedback episode, we have to do ANOTHER feedback episode. Keep em coming. We love it. #nerdsquadron #muster
 
 
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Jul 31, 2016
Tim, Jen, and Mason get together for pure and unbridled listener feedback.  
 
Topics range from Star Wars Celebration 2016, Comic Con San Diego, lightsaber hilts, and Game of Thrones spoilers. 
 
We really appreciate all the fan feedback on the episodes lately. It really makes this show special. 
 
 
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Jul 27, 2016
The end of #kananblock.

Discussion and review of Marvel comic book, Kanan issue 12 by Greg Weisman.  

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Jul 17, 2016
Tim loves these short episodes. Especially when we put one out every few days. Tons of feedback for episode 78. Will we get Mason's desired "Feedback Episode"??? Tune in to find out. 

Discussion and review of Marvel comic book, Kanan issue 11 by Greg Weisman and artist extraordinaire, Pepe Larraz. 

 

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Jul 10, 2016
Another short one!???

Discussion and review of Marvel comic book, Kanan issue 10 by Greg Weisman and artist extraordinaire, Pepe Larraz. 

 

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Jul 7, 2016
 #kananblock

Discussion and review of Marvel comic book, Kanan issue 9 by Greg Weisman and artist extreme, Pepe Larraz. 

 

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Jul 4, 2016
Discussion and review of Marvel comic book, Kanan issue 8 by Greg Weisman and our boy, Pepe Larraz. 

Caleb finds a Master. Billaba finds an apprentice. 

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Jul 1, 2016
 

Discussion and review of Marvel comic book, Kanan issue 7 by Greg Weisman and our boy, Pepe Larraz. 

 

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Jun 26, 2016
Discussion and review of the Lost Stars novel by Claudia Gray. The fans have been clamoring for it and we finally deliver. Finally. We were not eaten by bears.
 
Lost Stars features Ciena and Thane as star-crossed lovers in the great galactic battle. 
 

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