Star Wars Sessions

MCM Comic Con Chitchat // #37

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Join Matt Hudson and Luke Bligh for their weekly show covering all things Star Wars beamed from a galaxy far, far away...in Essex. Jabba the Hud and Master Blighwalker cover the latest news, moments, theories and, well, anything STAR WARS. Jump aboard the Essex Falcon with us!

Support the show via PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions! Follow us on Twitter (@StarWarsSession) and Instagram (@StarWarsSessions) and come shoot the galactic breeze with us! Send voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and they'll be featured on the show!

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Join Matt Hudson and Luke Bligh for their weekly show covering all things Star Wars beamed from a galaxy far, far away...in Essex. Jabba the Hud and Master Blighwalker cover the latest news, moments, theories and, well, anything STAR WARS. Jump aboard the Essex Falcon with us!

Support the show via PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions! Follow us on Twitter (@StarWarsSession) and Instagram (@StarWarsSessions) and come shoot the galactic breeze with us! Send voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and they'll be featured on the show!

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38:08
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1:29:21
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30:17
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SWS Extra - The Mandalorian: Chapter Two Review
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52:34
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1:18:30
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56:11
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JJ, You Have That Power Too // #36
JJ Abrams has promised that The Rise of Skywalker will answer a ton of questions covering the entire saga (sweet!) so we're asking - what should he answer and what could he answer too. On top of that, we're talking Tony Gilroy returning for Cassian, some Mandalorian talk, drinkin' in The Bantina and our infamous end game too. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us. Those spicy graphics by Isaac Pevy @ https://dovetail.design. MTFBWY.
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Our FINAL Trailer Reaction // #35
It's here! The final trailer for The Rise Of Skywalker! We're breaking it down in full and we have YOUR reactions too... Time for one last look...at our friends. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us. Those spicy graphics by Isaac Pevy @ https://dovetail.design. MTFBWY.
1:07:01
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The greatest teacher, failure is. This week, we’re breaking down THAT scene with Luke Skywalker and Yoda from The Last Jedi from start to finish. Page turners they were not, but an ear tickler this episode is. There’s some Resistance talk, more on Rian Johnson plus The Journey to The Rise of Skywalker begins! Throw in YOUR contributions and our wonderful end game and, well, it’s just pure SPICE Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us. Those spicy graphics by Isaac Pevy @ https://dovetail.design. MTFBWY.
1:25:02
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Forceless Friday and Great Hair // #33
We are joined by Jamie Stangroom, the hair behind The Empire Strikes Door, to discuss the documentary, the making of, the contributors, Laurie Goode’s song and his hair – it’s a majestic chat and we love Jamie. Also, Matt and Luke dive into Triple Force Friday, NY Comic Con news, spicy Babu Frik details plus our famous end game too as well as lots more! Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us. Those spicy graphics by Isaac Pevy @ https://dovetail.design. MTFBWY.
1:30:00
October 9, 2019
The Galactic Newsdesk // #32
Tonight on Star Wars Sessions News! This week's episode is solely NEWS focused and this time we are talking...Kevin Feige, Deborah Chow, Jedi:  Fallen Order, Triple Force Friday, The Mandalorian, George Lucas, Bob Iger, and The Rise of Skywalker. Not just that, we head to The Bantina to hear YOUR thoughts, some poetry and our famous end game too. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. Those spicy graphics by Isaac Pevy @ https://dovetail.design. MTFBWY.
1:42:38
October 2, 2019
Surviving Post-Skywalkers... // #31
How do the movies post-The Rise of Skywalker remaining popular and relevant in today's climate? We're discussing just that in this episode. Plus plenty of comic book news, some Battlefront 2, YOUR contributions in The Bantina and our famous end game too. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. Those spicy graphics by Isaac Pevy @ https://dovetail.design. MTFBWY.
1:39:15
September 25, 2019
Too Far In Places? // #30
This week, we are discussing whether technology was a help OR hindrance to George Lucas' Star Wars movies (including the Special Editions). Also retro games coming back, a prequel plot hole papered over, some Snoke and whether Dexster Jettster or Yoda would be a better in-flight passenger.  This week also sees the debut of our brand spanking new branding thanks to the legends over at Dovetail Designs. Check out their work and if you need graphic, logo or web designs, head over to dovetail.design and get a fresh new spin on your branding. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:30:12
September 18, 2019
The Empire - Monsters or Misunderstood?
You can stand to see the Imperial flag raised across the galaxy? Now you don't HAVE to look up, just have a listen! We're asking whether the Empire were really the bad guys or if they just have a bad rep and seeing what you guys had to say about it. There's plenty of Mandalorian talk plus Hayden and Ian doing the rounds and the usual galactic goodness. #CheekyMandosForTheLads. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:15:32
September 11, 2019
Dark Rey Leads The Way
We are talking DARK REY this episode, specifically YOUR voice messages and theories on the money shot from D23. There’s also plenty of JJ Abrams, a sprinkling of Hux and our famous ENDING game! Add in some Star Wars Poetry, a bit of The Bantina and some Patreon chat too and you are on to a winner. The Essex Falcon is ready, so come along, grab your antiquities and join the fun! Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:39:56
September 4, 2019
D23 Brings The Spice
Anaheim was the place to be this week - it was time for D23. In Essex, Matt and Luke talk about ALL the big news to drop from the con including, Kenobi, The Mandalorian, The Rise of Skywalker and DARK REY. Of course, the usual awesomeness is there too. Come aboard the Essex Falcon with us and join us in having your head BENT from D23. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:49:41
August 28, 2019
The Obi Wan For Us
In this latest episode, Matt and Luke say HELLO THERE because it’s  time to talk Obi-Wan Kenobi and a possible TV series with Ewan McGregor.  Plus Resistance talk, Rian Johnson, YOUR contributions, some  poetry and our famous end games. Find and support us on PATREON at patreon.com/starwarssessions Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:18:10
August 21, 2019
SWS Extra - Blighday Night Special
It's the end of the week and we have a Blighday Night Special to give to you. Luke and his brother, Sir Cabbage himself (James), took to the road to shoot the galactic breeze, have some cheeky trivia and grab a McDonald's - nice Double Quarter Pounder with Cheese. Settle back and join the Bligh Guys in their Bligh Fighter through Basildon. TGIB.  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
26:56
August 16, 2019
The Soundtrack To Our Lives
The Essex Falcon is back to full health and the lads are back. We're talking John Williams and his majestic scores this time, including our favourites and YOURS too! Plus book and Blu-Ray news too as well as some poetry and our mystery game. We're coaxium charged and ready to go, jump aboard and join the ride....  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:18:35
August 14, 2019
SWS Extra - Trivia #2 - Alderaanian Rose
Ukraine's finest export, Alderaanian Rose, came aboard the Essex Falcon to take on the SWS Trivia challenge in this second round. The rules are simple. Ten questions. Ten seconds to answer. Was Rose strong with the Force? Listen and find out. Why not play along and you how well you did also. Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
38:24
August 7, 2019
SWS Extra - Trivia #1 - Don Boring
In the first SWS Trivia episode, Don Boring - AKA Obi Don Kenobi - stepped up to the plate. The rules are simple. Ten questions. Ten seconds to answer. Was Don strong with the Force? Listen and find out. Why not play along and you how well you did also.   Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
29:51
August 6, 2019
Rebels Revisited
This week, we are talking Star Wars Rebels including our favourite moments and episodes. Also, a bit of Jon Favreau, Kevin Smith, pink short shorts guy, all of YOUR contributions, a slice of poetry and some marvellous new features too! Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:24:57
July 31, 2019
The Jar Jar Inquiry
This week, Matt and Luke are talking about a Star Wars LEGEND - it's time for Jar Jar Binks! The lads discuss the Gungan in full and get YOUR thoughts too - plus all the usual goodness including the latest news and canon character spotlight. COme aboard the Essex Falcon once again because we're cool enough to pull the ears off a Gundark. Weesa so smilen to seein yousa! Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us. MTFBWY.
1:25:17
July 24, 2019
SWS Extra - Thrawn: Treason Review (Non-Spoiler)
Matt gives his thoughts and opinions on Timothy Zahn's Thrawn: Treason, the latest novel in the nu-canon Thrawn trilogy. It's all non-spoiler, so fear not if you haven't read the novel yet. Thanks to Penguin Random House and Star Wars Books UK for the advance copy.  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us.    MTFBWY.
08:31
July 19, 2019
Sith Troopers and a Sheev Surprise?
The red masks are off and Matt and Luke are back again to shoot the galactic breeze! This week we talk Sith Troopers, Rise of the Resistance, Diego Luna plus just WHERE did that piece of Death Star land from The Rise of Skywalker trailer? Add in YOUR contributions, canon character spotlight, Star Wars Poetry and Watto and you have a show! Forget the droid attack on the Wookiees and come aboard the Essex Falcon once again and join the journey!  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us.  MTFBWY.
1:21:03
July 17, 2019
SWS Extra - Chattin' Galaxy's Edge with Jenmarie
Matt sat down with Jenmarie from anakinandhisangel.com to discuss the experience of being at Galaxy's Edge before the crowds turn up. Jenmarie talks about the atmosphere, the experience, Smuggler's Run, the assorted shops plus that marvellous looking food and drink - including those Ronto Wraps! It's a great chat with a great fan!   Find Jenmarie on Twitter (@acrossthestars) and Instagram (@anakinandhisangel)   Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both  socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well.  Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so  appreciated by  us.      MTFBWY.
30:29
July 11, 2019
Hello There, Sequel Era!
Hello there! (General Kenobi!) Matt and Luke are back again and this time they’re talking the Sequel Era/New Era. The lads discuss their personal favourite moments, scenes or specific imagery from the four released movies and boy did it feel good. Plus we have your marvellous contributions as ever AND there’s MORE Daisy (which is always a good  thing), Galaxy’s Edge attendances and a bit of comic news too. Jump aboard the Essex Falcon with us, but ya…might wanna buckle up (baby)  ‘cos it’s about to get spicy in here.  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us.    MTFBWY.
1:29:06
July 10, 2019
Daisy, Dooku and You
How do you Dooku? The lads are back to shoot that galactic breeze! We're talking Daisy Ridley, international Star Wars translations, Dooku, character development and a singing seal too! Plus, canon character spotlight, Star Wars Poetry and YOUR messages and opinions as well! Drop some coaxium in your tea and jump aboard the Essex Falcon for our latest journey. Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us.    MTFBWY.
1:26:44
July 3, 2019
The One With Michelle, Snoke and the BBC
Hello there! On this week's episode, Matt and Luke are talking NEW Lucasfilm Live Action SVP Michelle Rejwan, some Snoke backstory, Mark Hamill's lack of filter, low-budget Daisy plus take YOUR wonderful voice messages, questions and theories.  Add a dash of Canon Character Spotlight, Star Wars Poetry PLUS our BBC interview and you get another belter so jump onboard the Essex Falcon and shoot that galactic breeze with us!  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us.    MTFBWY.
1:53:14
June 26, 2019
Hope, Love, Family...and Mace Windu?
It’s a new week and a new episode! Matt and Luke are back and talking Celebration 2020, Jedi: Fallen Order, Mace Windu (or don’t), plus a little bit of #MakeSolo2Happen and some first-hand Galaxy’s Edge  accounts. ALSO, we hear what brings YOU back to Star Wars time and time again. Sprinkle in some Canon Character Spotlight and Star Wars Poetry and you’ve got yourself a fine lookin’ show!  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your  voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more.  Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by  us.    MTFBWY. (Awesome piano medley by Sonya Belousova)
1:51:03
June 19, 2019
The Rise of Speculation
Jabba the Hud and Blighlo Ren are back and this week we are doing what Star Wars fans do worst - speculating and theorising! The lads have sourced some of the best and worst The Rise of Skywalker theories from across the web and attempt to comprehend or champion the ideas. There's also discussion on Ron Howard, General Leia, America's Got Talent, Jedi: Fallen Order GAMEPLAY and also YOUR theories too. Canon Character Spotlight and Star Wars Poetry take the show home so jump aboard the Essex Falcon and join the fun.  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.   MTFBWY.
1:41:52
June 12, 2019
Batuu Calling
Anyone fancy a trip to Batuu? Matt and Luke do! The guys discuss the opening of Galaxy’s Edge over at Disneyland, California – including that great opening ceremony and what to expect from the colossal land as well as angry Admiral Ackbar and an all-night rave at the Lars Homestead. Add in Canon Character Spotlight and a TON of awesome listener contributions and what a show we have for you! Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.   MTFBWY.
1:31:26
June 5, 2019
Vanity Fair Delivers the Goods
Matt and Luke are settling into Pasaana for this latest episode! The guys dive right into the Vanity Fair article and images, those KOTOR rumours, Galaxy’s Edge, the #MakeSolo2Happen campaign and get some insight into Disney+ from a Kent legend. Stay on target, post about TLJ bashing elsewhere and grab a Fuzzy Tauntaun drink – time to PUNCH IT!  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Podcoin and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.   MTFBWY.
2:07:56
May 29, 2019
Questions, Questions, Questions...
The galactic geezers are back again with another force-bending show. This time around it’s all about YOU – the guys are taking your questions and voice messages for the entire show and boy oh boy were there some good ones! Disney+, sequel trilogy quotes, our Star Wars football XI, the Falcon in IX, Benioff & Weiss backlash, broom boy and Yoda impressions make up just some of the incredible moments within the show,  all thanks to the greatest listeners in the galaxy. Also, The Phantom Menace turns 20 and John Williams likes The Rise of Skywalker…so far.  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your  voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Podcoin and many  more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.   MTFBWY.
1:28:53
May 22, 2019
Talkin' The Mandalorian
Luke is back again this week so the band is back together for this latest episode! We're talking all things THE MANDALORIAN including our hopes and fears, also some of yours too, and what we DO know and talk THAT footage from Celebration. Plus we discuss the announcement regarding new SW movies, Vader vs Kenobi 2019, Natalie Portman on the Prequels and more. Of course, no show would be complete without Sessions Socials and Canon Character Spotlight - and there may or may not be a surprise game thrown at one of the guys too...(there is). So grab your roasted Kowakian Monkey Lizard and come join us in shootin' the galactic breeze....  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Podcoin and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.  MTFBWY
1:39:26
May 14, 2019
Canon Novels and Krennic = Senate?!
Luke is sunning himself on Savareen so Matt is driving solo - but no one's ever really gone...In this canon novel special, Matt talks his favourites plus takes ALL of your choices and messages too. Luke delivers a stunning segment from the beyond too that’s as entertaining as it is awesome – with a little help from his padawan. Of course, Canon Character Spotlight is there too as well as a tribute to the late, great Peter Mayhew. Jump aboard as we shoot the galactic breeze once more and find out if Krennic is the senate.... Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Podcoin and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.  MTFBWY
1:29:29
May 7, 2019
Mark Hamill - Tease or Troll?
Is Mark Hamill a joker or a very naughty boy? Did we really have a missed opportunity? Matt and Luke discuss exactly that in this week’s episode – with help from your comments and voice messages! We’re also talking Galaxy’s Edge, Lando and Leia in The Rise of Skywalker, do JJ and Rian get along and is Palpatine actually Luke Skywalker?!? Yes, you read that correctly. Jump aboard and join the ride!  Don’t forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both socials and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Catch the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Podcoin and many more. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us.  MTFBWY.
1:23:14
May 1, 2019
Celebrating Celebration
The guys are back to shoot the galactic breeze once again. This time, it’s a doozy as they are CELEBRATING CELEBRATION! Yes, the year’s biggest party is over and the hordes of Star Wars fans have bid their farewells to McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois – the venue where memories and friendships were born and dreams were lived out. In this episode, Matt and Luke discuss their worn-in views on The Rise of Skywalker trailer – and take listener voice messages full of reactions and opinions. The other major panels – including Jedi: Fallen Order and The Mandalorian – are discussed as well as any other news to emerge. Not just that, the guys dive into the social media side of Star Wars with all of the listener comments, reviews, and engagement too, plus, of course, Canon Character Spotlight rounds everything off.  The road to The Rise of Skywalker has begun. Set the clocks, start to speculate and it’s time to let the fun begin!   Don't  forget to rate, review, subscribe and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the  Wars with us! We post polls, questions and thoughts on both and the results/comments are featured on the episodes as well. Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Thanks again for listening – your continued support is so appreciated by us. MTFBWY. 
1:32:11
April 24, 2019
The Rise of Skywalker Breaking Trailer Reaction!
The Episode IX panel has gone, we have a title and a trailer - THE RISE OF SKYWALKER! In the immediate aftermath of the reveals, Matt and Luke are here to excitedly discuss what they have just seen! Come join the fun as they geek out together in this super episode. Don't forget to rate, review and share! You can find us on Twitter  (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the  Wars with us! Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk  and we'll get them on the show. Thanks again for listening! MTFBWY. 
37:44
April 12, 2019
THAT Poster, Knights of Ren, Maul and the Females of the Galaxy
This time around, Luke and Matt talk about THAT leaked poster, the Knights of Ren, favourite SW quotes, Reylo, Maul, top female characters and getting pumped for Star Wars Celebration: Chicago 2019! (Plus SO. MUCH. MORE!)  Don't forget to rate, review and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession) and Instagram (@starwarssessions) so come talk the Wars with us! Send your voice messages to sws@whatiwatchedtonight.co.uk and we'll get them on the show. Thanks again for listening! MTFBWY. 
1:16:51
April 9, 2019
Benioff & Weiss, Plagueis, Ewoks and Awaiting Celebration
Close the Cantina doors because Matt and Luke are back to shoot the galactic breeze once more! Benioff & Weiss, Celebration controversy, Rogue One weddings, Ewok TV shows, Snoke-Plagueis, Rebels, canon character spotlight and more make up this latest episode. Cooler than a beer on Hoth, it's Star Wars Sessions - All Star Wars, All the time. Thank you for listening and we hope you enjoy our show. If you do, get in touch, let us know and let's talk Star Wars together! MTFBWY.
1:23:02
March 27, 2019
Top Ten Saga Moments, Disney Shareholder Footage and Bad Episode IX Titles
Matt and Luke return to the galaxy far, far away to dive into their top ten moments from the Star Wars live-action movies. You get small moments and major moments in what turned out to be a hugely challenging ask! The guys also talk Mark Hamill's social media presence, Battlefront 2, Star Wars: Resistance, the Disney shareholder Episode IX footage and also play the "not very good IX title theories" game! PLUS, canon character spotlight is back (of course!) Jump aboard, prepare for lightspeed and come enjoy some Star Wars with us once more! We thank you for all of your support and love - MTFBWY.
1:16:06
March 14, 2019
The Future of the Franchise and Episode IX Theories
After a chilled holiday on Hoth, Matt and Luke are back to talk Star Wars! Episode IX titles and theories, the future of the franchise and canon character spotlight are just some of the galactic awesomeness for your ears this time around.  Quit dancing to Yub Nub, stop milking that moof and check it out! 
1:40:59
February 17, 2019
Solo: A Star Wars Story Special
Having escaped the clutches of Corellia, Matt Hudson (Hud Solo!) and Luke Bligh (Toblighas Beckett) dive into the latest Lucasfilm release - Solo: A Star Wars Story. Telling the story of Han Solo's formative years, the guys discuss the good, the bad and the extremely hairy. Ya might  wanna...buckle up, baby...  FULL SPOILERS! Don't forget to rate, review and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession), Matt on Twitter (@wiwt_uk) and Instagram (whatiwatchedtonight) and Luke on Instagram (leaf.it.out.luke) so come talk the Wars with us! 
1:10:18
June 9, 2018
Sequels and Standalones Discussion - The Force Awakens, Rogue One & The Last Jedi
Coruscant was too classy, so the guys are back! Matt Hudson (Jabba the Hud...) and Luke Bligh (Blighlo Ren) discuss the 'Disney-era' Sequel Trilogy(ish) and Standalones - The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and The Last Jedi - including the best and worst moments of each film and their personal memories of the new era.   Don't forget to rate, review and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession), Matt on Twitter (@wiwt_uk) and Instagram (whatiwatchedtonight) and Luke on Instagram (leaf.it.out.luke) so come talk the Wars with us! 
1:57:36
May 1, 2018
The Original Trilogy Discussion - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back & Return of the Jedi
The boys are back in town fresh from a pit stop in Kamino, Matt Hudson (Jabba the Hud...) and Luke Bligh (Master Blighwalker) discuss the classic Original Trilogy - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi - including the best and worst moments of each and their personal memories of growing up with the films.   Don't forget to rate, review and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession), Matt on Twitter (@wiwt_uk) and Instagram (whatiwatchedtonight) and Luke on Instagram (leaf.it.out.luke) so come talk the Wars with us!
1:35:15
April 17, 2018
The Prequel Trilogy Discussion - The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones & Revenge of the Sith
A long time ago (fairly recently) in a galaxy far, far away (Essex), Matt Hudson (Jabba the Hud...) and Luke Bligh (Master Blighwalker) discuss the infamous Prequel Trilogy - The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith - including the best and worst moments of each film and their personal memories of the time.  Don't forget to rate, review and share! You can find us on Twitter (@starwarssession), Matt on Twitter (@wiwt_uk) and Instagram (whatiwatchedtonight) and Luke on Instagram (leaf.it.out.luke) so come talk the Wars with us! 
1:17:21
April 11, 2018
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