LEGO leaks some Solo ship designs and character names, though Lucasfilm still hasn’t given us a trailer, and they’re running out of time. Also, Ewan McGregor talks Kenobi, The Last Jedi gets a possible DVD release date, John Williams is doing a theme for Solo, and much more!Read More
There’s a very simple equation for determining success, and it explains why we have a massive rift within the Star Wars fan community every time there’s a new film. No, there was no rift with Rogue One, but the equation explains that too. Lucasfilm will continue to be in a lose-lose situation with each new release, and that will continue until fans can change their perspectives of their own expectations.
In this episode, Erik explains how audience members for each new Star Wars are like Luke entering the cave on Dagobah—they’re taking too much in with them.Read More
Director Rian Johnson clarifies a lot about The Last Jedi, but he points out something our hosts consider a major problem (though they all loved the film). But the movie has dominated the box office, despite a Rotten Tomatoes Audience Score that reports are now saying may have been skewed. We cover some things you might have missed in your first viewing, discuss more about the movie, and ask a trivia question about past opening weekends. Don’t miss this jam-packed episode of Echo Base!
WARNING: This episode contains spoilers for Star Wars: Episode VIII — The Last Jedi.Read More
Erik starts out what will end up being a long series of episodes on Star Wars: Episode VIII — The Last Jedi. In this episode, he goes over what he liked and didn’t like, and he reviews the predictions he made prior to the film.
WARNING: This episode contains spoilers for The Last Jedi.Read More
It’s our 2018 Winter Movie Draft! Covering movies from January through March, Erik moderates the auction for Andrea, Keri, Lizzie, Lou, Shannon, and Tim as they select the movies they think will make the most money at the box office. Don’t miss what might be the strangest movie draft ever!Read More
Something we lacked in The Force Awakens was galactic context. We had very little information about what had transpired since the prior film, and we didn’t understand the state of the galaxy. Will The Last Jedi give us the context we need?Read More
Welcome to the latest show on the RandomChatter Network, Getting Sidetracked! In this first episode, we take things easy and get to know the hosts, learn how we got our start in geek fandom, and give you a bit of a preview of things to come.Read More