January 24, 2017
Here it is. The title of the latest Star Wars movie. Luke and James discuss 'The Last Jedi' as much as humanly possible in our reaction to the latest Episode VIII reveal.
The mysteries and ancient history of Mandalore are revealed in the latest episode of Star Wars Rebels, 'Trials of the Darksaber'. We discuss this and more in the latest episode of Local Trouble.
January 17, 2017
New casting details are announced for the 'Han Solo' spin off movie and information begins to emerge on how the Rogue One editing process may have gone down during 2016.
Luke also teases at his secret Obi-Wan and Padmé fan fiction. Or not. Also, what would a weekly Local Trouble podcast be without analysis of the latest Rebels episode, 'Warhead'.
The Verge's collation of quotes and articles surrounding Rogue One's re-shoots and edits which we discuss is located here: http://www.theverge.com/2017/1/15/14268850/star-wars-rogue-one-reshoots-disney-gareth-edwards-tony-gilroy
Brain Daley's Han Solo novel trilogy is available here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Han-Solo-Adventures-Del-book-x/dp/0345379802/ref=pd_sim_14_15?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=8M853KBVHAYASXCY1FQ9
January 10, 2017
Even though Rogue One still playing in theaters, Episode VIII director Rian Johnson goes on record with some teases as to the direction of the new movie. Luke and James discuss this in the latest Local Trouble Star Wars podcast, along with reaction to the mid-season opener to Star Wars Rebels entitled 'Ghosts of Geonosis'. James also recounts some 'overheard' Rogue One reviews, as well as some analysis of the film's third act and how it relates to the classic trilogy.
January 5, 2017
In the first show of 2017, Luke and James take a look at the year ahead, discuss their favorite parts of the latest Star Wars movie, 'Rogue One', and pay tribute to our favorite princess - Carrie Fisher. We also breakdown the mid-season trailer for Star Wars Rebels, which has a big reveal of a very noteworthy Jedi - as well as the top Star Wars Christmas presents that found their way into the Local Trouble stocking this year.
December 17, 2016
A spoilerific analysis of Rogue One. Luke and James are three viewings in to the latest Star Wars movie and giddy with excitement. Tune in to the Local Trouble breakdown of characters, themes, music and execution of this very unique Star Wars movie. What exactly has Gareth Edwards and the team at Lucasfilm delivered, and what does it mean for the future of the saga - all of this and more (but admittedly not much more) in Local Trouble.
December 10, 2016
We give a major 'Local Trouble' style preview of the upcoming Rogue One, complete with a in-depth look at 'Catalyst', the prequel tie-in novel. Luke and James also touch on some preview snippets of the Michael Giacchino score and the 15-minutes of footage released to the press at private screenings. There's also some analysis of the latest Star Wars: Rebels episodes 'An Inside Man'. All of this and more, on Local Trouble.
November 29, 2016
Luke and James talk original costumes and Ralph McQuarrie paintings that are on show at the 'Star Wars' identities exhibition, currently at the 02 in London. Also; there's more Rogue One TV Spots than you can shake a lightsaber at these days - so the Local Trouble team break down their 'best bits' from the new trailers as well as tipping a toe into the 'Catalyst' Rogue One prequel novel. We also look at the latest episode of Rebels - 'The Wynkahthu Job'. All of this and more on Local Trouble, the Star Wars podcast on the One Sensational Shot network.
November 24, 2016
Luke and James discuss the winner of the 'Star Wars Beer Naming Competition', as well as the casting of Emilia Clarke in the new Star Wars Han Solo spin-off.
There's plenty of discussion on 'Iron Squadron', the latest episode of Star Wars Rebels to hit airwaves - and a look at yet more Rogue One pictures, features and interviews finding their way online.
November 17, 2016
As excitement for Rogue One ramps up, Luke and James take a closer look at the Japanese trailer and the special message for Kathleen Kennedy - with a look to some of the possible clues and hints as to where the plot will lead. They also delve into the tabloids as Carrie Fisher drops a (very old) bombshell about what went on between her and Harrison Ford on the set of the original Star Wars - and Luke reveals a treasure trove of vintage toys he stumbled upon (but sadly couldn't acquire). All of this and plenty more in the latest episode of Local Trouble - the Star Wars podcast on One Sensational Shot.
November 9, 2016
In the wake of Force Awakens home release in 3D, Luke and James dive back in to the movie and reflect one year on - and wax lyrical on just how successful the 3D version is. We also take a look at some of the latest Rogue One imagery to hit the net (courtesy of http://starwarsaficionado.blogspot.co.uk/ and http://www.jedinews.co.uk/) along with the latest episode of Star Wars Rebels, 'Imperial Super Commandos'.