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Star Wars Legends Lounge

By Aaron Moats

A trip through the books from Star Wars Legends with host Aaron Moats.
Email: SWLegendsLounge@gmail.com
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Ep 53 - The Truce at Bakura
Ep 53 - The Truce at Bakura
Following their victory at Endor, the Rebel Alliance intercepts a distress call from an Imperial planet under siege. Will the help Luke and Leia offer be accepted, or does the Imperial governor have plans of his own?
37:34
January 20, 2023
Ep 52 - Cloak of Deception
Ep 52 - Cloak of Deception
When Qui-Gon Jinn investigates an attack against the Trade Federation, he discovers a plot aimed at the heart of the Republic... to assassinate Chancellor Valorum. Can Qui-Gon stop the terrorists before they strike?
32:17
January 06, 2023
Ep 51 - The Old Republic: Annihilation
Ep 51 - The Old Republic: Annihilation
The Sith Empire's newest weapon terrorizes the Republic. But Agent Theron Shan has a plan to take it down. Can Theron destroy the superweapon before it attacks Duro?
35:44
December 23, 2022
Ep 50 - The Old Republic: Fatal Alliance
Ep 50 - The Old Republic: Fatal Alliance
As the Old Republic and the Sith Empire prepare for war, a new threat arises in the outskirts of Wild Space. Now the two side will need to work together before the entire galaxy is wiped out.
31:10
December 10, 2022
Ep 49 - The Old Republic: Deceived
Ep 49 - The Old Republic: Deceived
When Darth Malgus kills her former master, Jedi Knight Aryn Leneer vows revenge. Can Aryn bring Malgus to justice, or will she fall to the dark side in her quest for vengence?
34:46
November 26, 2022
Ep. 48 - The Old Republic: Revan
Ep. 48 - The Old Republic: Revan
Revan gets a vision of evil rising in the Unknown Regions, but he's lost when goes to investigate. Now Meetra Surik searches for her former mentor. Can the Exile find the former Sith and free him in time to save the galaxy?
32:05
November 12, 2022
Ep 47 - Death Troopers
Ep 47 - Death Troopers
A mysterious virus spreads through an Imperial prison barge, killing most of the guards and inmates. The few survivors must band together to survive. It's a race to escape the virus... and the living dead.
42:12
October 28, 2022
Ep 46 - The Force Unleashed II
Ep 46 - The Force Unleashed II
Galen lives! But he's not the man he used to be. Can Starkiller's clone find Juno before Darth Vader turns him to the dark side forever?
33:39
October 15, 2022
Ep 45 - The Force Unleashed
Ep 45 - The Force Unleashed
Vader's acolyte scours the galaxy, hunting Jedi that survived Order 66. Can Starkiller help snuff out the budding rebellion & overthrow the Emperor, or do Vader's missions hold a darker meaning?
36:26
September 30, 2022
Ep 44 - Jedi Trial
Ep 44 - Jedi Trial
When the Confederation captures the planet Praesitlyn, the Jedi send Anakin Skywalker and Nejaa Halcyon to take it back. Can Anakin free the planet against an overwhelming Separatist force?
34:57
September 16, 2022
Ep 43 - The Cestus Deception
Ep 43 - The Cestus Deception
When the Jedi learn the planet Ord Cestus is planning to sell killer droids to the Separatists, they send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Kit Fisto to stop the deal. But there's something sinister going on. Can the Jedi discover what it is before it's too late?
35:58
September 03, 2022
Listener Questions!
Listener Questions!
It's a special pop-up episode with guest commentator Matt Thacker from The Davos Fingers podcast! We chat about what the Force means to us and answer five listener questions.
49:35
August 27, 2022
Ep 42 - The Approaching Storm
Ep 42 - The Approaching Storm
The Jedi head to Ansion to try to convince planetary leaders not to secede from the Republic. Can the Obi-Wan Kenobi and Luminara Unduli keep the threat of secession at bay? 
34:06
August 20, 2022
Ep 41 - The Swarm War
Ep 41 - The Swarm War
As the Jedi rush to stop the border war between the Killiks and the Chiss, Luke Skywalker struggles with the direction of the Jedi Order. Can Luke end the fighting without ending the Order?
32:03
August 05, 2022
Ep 40 - The Unseen Queen
Ep 40 - The Unseen Queen
There's unrest in the Utegetu Nebula. The Killiks blame the Jedi for a deadly epidemic. But even worse is Jacen Solo's vision of a galaxy at war... led by The Dark Nest.
35:26
July 23, 2022
Ep 39 - The Joiner King
Ep 39 - The Joiner King
When a handful of Jedi Knights answer a mysterious call in the Unknown Regions, it leads them to a standoff between the Chiss and the insect-like Killiks. Can the Jedi prevent the Killiks from inadvertently starting a war?
35:28
July 08, 2022
Ep 38 - Choices of One
Ep 38 - Choices of One
An Imperial governor offers the Rebels a deal for help with an alien warlord. But Mara Jade is sent to investigate the situation. Together with the Hand of Judgment, Mara vows to punish the governor and crush the Rebels.
32:50
June 25, 2022
Ep 37 - Allegiance
Ep 37 - Allegiance
Mara Jade and a group of stormtrooper deserters battle Imperial corruption. What will happen when their investigations cross paths with Han, Luke, and Leia?
33:37
June 10, 2022
Ep 36 - Shatterpoint
Ep 36 - Shatterpoint
Mace Windu is desperate to find his former padawan on the jungle planet Haruun Kal. It's a mission that will bring Mace face-to-face with the horrors of war and what happens when a Jedi falls to the darkness.
36:06
May 27, 2022
Ep 35 - The Courtship of Princess Leia
Ep 35 - The Courtship of Princess Leia
When the crown prince of Hapes proposes to Leia, Han flees with her to Dathomir, a world with witches and rancors and the evil Nightsisters. Who will Leia choose? And can they escape the Nightsisters?
36:22
May 13, 2022
Ep 34 - Solo Command
Ep 34 - Solo Command
The hunt for Warlord Zsinj continues. But a traitor in the squad and the warlord's plan to sow confusion in the New Republic could spell the end for Wedge and the Wraiths.
38:55
April 30, 2022
Ep 33 - Iron Fist
Ep 33 - Iron Fist
The battle between Wraith Squadron and Warlord Zsinj heats up as the Wraiths go undercover as pirates working for the warlord. Can they stop Zsinj from terrorizing the Outer Rim before their covers are blown?
34:41
April 16, 2022
Ep. 32 - Wraith Squadron
Ep. 32 - Wraith Squadron
Wedge Antilles has an idea. Create an X-Wing squadron of commandos from the dregs of the New Republic military. How will the new squadron fair when they face off with one of Warlord Zsinj's most valuable admirals?
36:14
April 02, 2022
Ep 31 - Patterns of Force
Ep 31 - Patterns of Force
Jax Pavan helps a Force sensitive teen on the run from Imperial Inquisitors. Can Jax and company get the young man safely off Coruscant as Darth Vader closes in?
36:10
March 18, 2022
Ep 30 - Street of Shadows
Ep 30 - Street of Shadows
Jax Pavan and his crew investigate the murder of a popular artist. But while Jax tries to figure out whodunnit, Darth Vader continues to search for the Jedi that escaped Order 66.
38:06
March 04, 2022
Ep 29 - Jedi Twilight
Ep 29 - Jedi Twilight
Following Order 66, Jedi Jax Pavan is on the run, hiding in the Coruscant underworld. But Jax must emerge to fulfill the final mission of his former master... risking discovery by Darth Vader and certain death.
30:53
February 19, 2022
Ep 28 - The Last Command
Ep 28 - The Last Command
Grand Admiral Thrawn's campaign to destroy The New Republic has begun. But for Luke and Leia, a mad Jedi Master may prove more dangerous to  the growing Skywalker family and the entire galaxy.
35:33
February 05, 2022
Ep 27 - Dark Force Rising
Ep 27 - Dark Force Rising
Grand Admiral Thrawn harasses the New Republic while the Dark Jedi Joruus C'baoth tries to corrupt Luke Skywalker to the Dark Side of the Force. 
36:42
January 21, 2022
Ep 26 - Heir to the Empire
Ep 26 - Heir to the Empire
Five years after Return of the Jedi, the New Republic struggles to form a stable government, and Luke Skywalker hopes to reform the Jedi Order. But a new Imperial commander has emerged, a tactical genius who threatens to destroy everything the New Republic has built.
47:00
January 08, 2022
Ep 25 - Splinter of the Mind's Eye
Ep 25 - Splinter of the Mind's Eye
When Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa crash on the planet Mimban, they hear of the Kaiburr Crystal, a gem that can give someone enhanced Force powers. Can Luke and Leia find the Kaiburr before the villainous Darth Vader?
27:60
December 18, 2021
Ep 24 - Shadows of the Empire
Ep 24 - Shadows of the Empire
While Darth Vader hopes to turn Luke Skywalker to the dark side, someone wants him dead. The vile Prince Xizor wants to kill the young Rebel. Can he and Leia escape the clutches of the Black Sun Underlord?
30:06
December 03, 2021
Ep 23 - Shadow Games
Ep 23 - Shadow Games
When one of the galaxy's most popular holostars in danger, she hires Dash Rendar for protection. Can Dash keep her safe, or has he gotten himself in over his head?
29:56
November 20, 2021
Ep 22 - Dark Lord: The Rise of Darth Vader
Ep 22 - Dark Lord: The Rise of Darth Vader
The Republic has fallen, and a new Galactic Empire has risen to take its place. Emperor Palpatine rules through force, and his enforcer is a mysterious black clad figure in a mask - Darth Vader. Who is Vader? And can a small band of fugitive Jedi escape the Dark Lord as he pursues them throughout the new Empire?
37:32
November 05, 2021
Ep 21 - The Clone Wars: Wild Space
Ep 21 - The Clone Wars: Wild Space
When Senator Bail Organa receives a message about the existence of the Sith, he and Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi head to a hidden world outside The Republic. Will they find the secret to ending The Clone War, or are they walking into a trap?
27:59
October 22, 2021
Ep 20 - Scourge
Ep 20 - Scourge
When a young Jedi is killed, his former master searches for answers in the perilous underworld of the Hutt spice trade. Can Mander Zuma discover who murdered his former padawan before he finds himself on the wrong end of the Hutts' wrath?
37:20
October 09, 2021
Ep 19 - Tatooine Ghost
Ep 19 - Tatooine Ghost
When a lost Alderaanian artifact is found on Tatooine, Han and Leia race to retrieve it. As they battle the Imperial Remnant, Leia faces an emotional struggle with the ghost of her father, Anakin Skywalker, and she finds a hidden link to her buried past.
32:27
September 24, 2021
Are Legends becoming Canon?
Are Legends becoming Canon?
Special POP UP episode! We've seen a lot of Star Wars content over the last two years. And some of that content owes its origins to Legends! Could we see more Legends stories in Canon going forward? I've got some thoughts.
16:07
September 10, 2021
Ep 18 - The Medstar Duology
Ep 18 - The Medstar Duology
Padawan Barriss Offee is a healer sent to help the surgeons of RIMSOO-7, a mobile Republic surgical unit. As Barriss uses her healing talents helping the wounded soldiers, she discovers a spy in the camp, a Separatist agent intent on destroying the hospital.
31:51
September 04, 2021
Ep 17 - Death Star
Ep 17 - Death Star
The Death Star - the ultimate power in the universe. Several stories intertwine on the battle station, including a TIE pilot, an architect, a doctor, a convict, and a Sith Lord. Hear how these tales combine to tell the story of Emperor's world-killing satellite of doom.
32:21
August 14, 2021
Ep 16 - Dark Forces
Ep 16 - Dark Forces
When the Rebellion needs someone to infiltrate behind Imperial lines, they call Kyle Katarn. Hear how Kyle and Jan Ord steal the plans to the Death Star and thwart the Dark Jedi Jerec in the Dark Forces trilogy.
38:46
July 31, 2021
Ep 15 - Yoda: Dark Rendezvous
Ep 15 - Yoda: Dark Rendezvous
The Clone Wars continue to rage. But both sides have become weary. Count Dooku invites Yoda to the planet Vjun, deep in Separatist territory. Will the Jedi Master help bring an end to the war, or is his former padawan luring him into a trap?
29:26
July 17, 2021
Ep 13 - Razor's Edge
Ep 13 - Razor's Edge
When Leia is forced to flee an Imperial attack through pirate territory, she makes a shocking discovery: the pirates are from her homeworld of Alderaan. Can Leia convince them to turn away from a life of piracy? Or will they turn her over to the Empire and bring the Rebellion to its knees?
33:26
July 03, 2021
Ep 13 - Outbound Flight
Ep 13 - Outbound Flight
Jedi Master Jorus C'baoth has an ambitious mission: to explore and colonize worlds beyond the known galaxy. And in the Unknown Regions, the mission finds the forces of the Chiss Ascendency and the brilliant military tactician Thrawn. Who will win this battle of wills and survival?
29:19
June 19, 2021
Ep 12 - Lost Tribe of the Sith
Ep 12 - Lost Tribe of the Sith
Marooned on an unknown world 5,000 years ago, a group of Sith conquer the natives while battling each other for control of the planet. Can the Lost Tribe survive long enough to return to the known galaxy?
32:28
June 05, 2021
Ep 11 - Rogue Planet
Ep 11 - Rogue Planet
Obi-Wan Kenobi and padawan Anakin Skywalker travel to a strange alien planet to look for a missing Jedi Knight and to learn about its weird living technology. But Commander Tarkin is also interested in the planet. Can the two Jedi uncover the planet's secrets in time?
33:39
May 21, 2021
Ep 10 - Maul: Lockdown
Ep 10 - Maul: Lockdown
Darth Maul must infiltrate a prison that houses the galaxy's worst criminals to find an elusive weapon manufacturer to further the Sith Grand Plan. Can he survive the prison's gladiatorial blood sport without using the Force?
28:00
May 08, 2021
Ep 9 - X-Wing: The Bacta War
Ep 9 - X-Wing: The Bacta War
The fight between the Rogues and Ysanne Isard comes to the planet Thyferra. Can Wedge outsmart the the head of Imperial Intelligence and deliver life-saving bacta to the worlds ravaged by the Krytos virus? Tune in to hear the exciting conclusion to the first arc of the X-Wing series!
27:20
April 23, 2021
Ep 8 - X-Wing: The Krytos Trap
Ep 8 - X-Wing: The Krytos Trap
Ysanne Isard has left Coruscant in the throes of a deadly virus and Coruscant in disarray. Can Wedge Antilles help The New Republic obtain enough bacta to battle the virus and help his friend Tycho Celchu defeat murder charges? Meanwhile, Corran Horn faces torture and brainwashing in the Imperial prison Lusankya. Corran must find a way to resist or risk becoming Isard's newest sleeper agent in her quest to destroy Rogue Squadron.
35:35
April 10, 2021
Ep 7 - X-Wing: Wedge's Gamble
Ep 7 - X-Wing: Wedge's Gamble
The Alliance prepares to take the Imperial capital world of Coruscant. Wedge and Rogue Squadron must infiltrate the planet's defenses and gather intelligence. But danger looms as one of the Rogues is a traitor, spying for Ysanne Isard. And worse, the planet harbors a deadly secret, one that could threaten to tear the Alliance apart.
32:31
March 27, 2021
Ep 6 - X-Wing: Rogue Squadron
Ep 6 - X-Wing: Rogue Squadron
Wedge Antilles seeks to rebuild the legendary Rogue Squadron, the most feared fighter squadron of the Rebellion. Only the best-of-the-best will make the cut, leading New Republic forces on impossible missions against the remnants of the Empire. But they'll face their toughest test on the Imperial world of Borleias that could lead to Rogue Squadron's destruction.
28:11
March 13, 2021
Ep 5 - Darth Plagueis
Ep 5 - Darth Plagueis
Darth Plagueis possesses the ultimate power - control over life and death. His apprentice Darth Sidious desires political power. Together, they'll scheme, coerce, and destroy anyone in their way to control the galaxy.
33:33
February 27, 2021
Ep 4 - Kenobi
Ep 4 - Kenobi
Following the fall of the Jedi Order and the Republic, Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi travels to the remote planet to Tatooine, to protect the son of Anakin Skywalker. But when trouble arises in a small town, Kenobi must come out of hiding to help the local settlers.
43:03
February 12, 2021
Ep 3 - Darth Bane: Dynasty of Evil
Ep 3 - Darth Bane: Dynasty of Evil
The Bane trilogy concludes with a battle of wills between Master and Apprentice. It's Darth Bane and Darth Zannah in a clash for the ages and the title Dark Lord of the Sith.
37:15
January 29, 2021
Ep. 2 - Darth Bane: Rule of Two
Ep. 2 - Darth Bane: Rule of Two
Darth Bane has eliminated his rivals. Now he and his apprentice can implement their Great Plan for the Sith to rule the galaxy. But only if he can remain in the shadows. Will Darth Bane and Darth Zannah remain hidden? Or does someone from Zannah's past know the Sith still exist?
37:03
January 15, 2021
Ep. 1 - Darth Bane: Path of Destruction
Ep. 1 - Darth Bane: Path of Destruction
Do you wonder why there are only two Sith at any given time? Well, it wasn't always that way. I'll be talking Sith history, the Rule of Two, and a lot more in "Star Wars: Path of Destruction," the first book of the Darth Bane trilogy by Drew Karpyshyn.
30:08
December 29, 2020