Episode 37 - Dark Disciple

Far Far Away Radio is back to give you a look ahead at one of the most highly anticipated Star Wars novels: Dark Disciple. The novel shares the untold story from The Clone Wars TV show of Asajj Ventress and Quinlan Vos. We let you know if you should pick up the book on July 7th, and we chat with the author, Christie Golden, to learn more about the process of adapting the TV show into written form.

Check out the full shownotes below:

  • We start the show by discussing Dark Disciple! (Spoiler free.)
    • How good is it? Should you read it?
    • Did we like the portrayal of Quinlan Vos?
  • A short teaser trailer for our secret big project!
  • Meg sits down with author Christie Golden (13:49)
    • What was it like taking the unaired The Clone Wars episodes and turning them into a novel?
    • The challenges of writing iconic characters like Asajj and Quinlan.
    • What ever happened to the Sword of the Jedi books?
    • And much more!
  • We take a look at the premiere of Star Wars Rebels Season 2.
    • Best Darth Vader in a long time.
    • Favorite moments.
    • Does Ahsoka know? What does this mean for the future?

Sit back, relax, and join Meg, Austin, Jason, Andrew, Jonathan and Chris as they talk about the galaxy far, far away on Season 2 of Far Far Away Radio!

We would like to thank the fantastic Chris Jenkins for creating our album art, and the talented Jen from the Anomaly Podcast for her voice work in our intro and outro. Music credit: Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson.

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Produced by Austin Blankenship and Matt Eaton, with Danny Pirtle as Episode Editor.

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