Episode 43 - Star Wars for $200, Alex

On this week's episode of Far Far Away Radio, we interview author Claudia Gray, discuss Star Wars: Aftermath, and play a special version of Jeopardy! Please note that this episode contains major spoilers for Aftermath, and minor spoilers for Lost Stars. Check out the full shownotes below:

  • Chris has a serious fake sponsor this week.
  • Mallory's mini-discussion: Favorite new character from Aftermath.
  • Meg chats with Star Wars: Lost Stars author Claudia Gray about:
    • The theme of the novel.
    • Why writing it as a Young Adult novel worked.
    • Claudia's casting for the characters.
    • The process of working on The Force Awakens tie-ins.
    • And more!
  • Aftermath Discussion
    • What does Aftermath tell us about the post-Return of the Jedi galaxy?
      • The Empire
      • The New Republic
      • The Big Three
  • NEW GAME! Star Wars Jeopardy
    • Chris, Meg, Elaine, and Mallory battle it out in this new FFAR game!
  • And much more!

Sit back, relax, and join Austin, Mallory, Meg, Elaine, 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. Special thanks to Matt for setting up our interview with Claudia Gray!