Force Toast: A Star Wars Happy Hour

Alyce and Laura Love Star Wars

Two Star Wars-obsessed Chicagoans discuss everyone’s favorite galaxy far, far away in this bi-weekly happy hour podcast. From the films to the novels and everything in between, hosts Alyce and Laura get you up to date on the latest Star Wars news, complete with some minor wine-induced garbling. Grab your favorite beverage and get toasted with Alyce and Laura. Email us at forcetoastpod@gmail.com read less
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Ep 118: Attack Me (Dabs)
2d ago
Ep 118: Attack Me (Dabs)
In Episode 118, hosts Alyce and Laura share* fermentation tips, break down recent Star Wars news and discuss their differing opinions on The Acolyte!A cooking lesson with Laura or: why you should always have your ears plugged around glass jars Why an a gram when you could nag a ram?Who’s writing season 2 of Andor (via WGA)The Acolyte pulled in some impressive numbers (via Variety)Lee Jung-Jae wasn’t really sure why Leslye Headland offered him the role of Master Sol, but the man put in the WORK to make sure he got it right (via Hollywood Reporter)Learn all about Kelnacca in the comic one-shot coming this fall (via Gizmodo)Boba Fett faces off against his greatest foe yet: Barbie. High Republic fans, rejoice! There’s new concept art for Phase 3 of THR for Temptation of the Force: Avar Kriss, Bell Zettifar, Burryaga, Cair San Tekka, Yoda and Elzar Mann! Recap on Tap: join us as Alyce leads the recap of The Acolyte’s 2-episode premiere, Lost/Found and Revenge/Justice, and shares everything that Autocorrect got wrongLaura doesn’t like The Acolyte crawl Give Master Vernestra a Force Floatie. She’s old, she’s over it and she just wants to be able to float around the temple like Yoda.Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura’s spoiler-free review of Star Wars: Temptation of the Force by Tessa Gratton is on twitter or Instagram!John Rocha, Kevin Smets and Laura Kelly review episodes 1 and 2 of The Acolyte on The Jedi Way!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 117: Getting Cheugy With It
May 28 2024
Ep 117: Getting Cheugy With It
In Episode 117, hosts Alyce and Laura take* you on a 90-minute journey to get caught on up Phase III of The High Republic!We’re in the endgame of The Acolyte promotion, so we discuss some of the recent promos and clips (Sol vs Mae, Vern’s lightwhip, Lee Jung-jae BTS), this interview with Amandla Stenberg and the SFX article broken down by SWNN.NOTE: there are NO SPOILERS or review coverage for The Acolyte episodes 1 & 2 in this episode of Force Toast. We’re excited for our friends who got to attend the premiere, but we have not seen the show yet and we’re not reading any review coverage until we’ve seen it ourselves! We did not watch the 4-hour long video about the Galactic StarLoser hotel, but it sure has been a fascinating week watching fans (and Disney?) from around the galaxy weigh in A few travel tips for those attending Star Wars Celebration Japan next year Recap on Tap is a High Republic Phase III catch-up session! Join us as we recap and discuss Issues 5-7 of the comic run and the young adult novel Defy The Storm, ALL WITH SPOILERS! Consider yourself warned =)Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura and Rocha review Tales of the Empire and discuss footage from The Acolyte on the May 18th episode of The Jedi WayStay tuned for a Star Wars roundtable on Crossing The Streams  on June 3rd, hosted by Nerd Chronic and featuring Laura, other Schmoedown competitors and some of your favorite Star Wars content creators Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 116: MURDUR
May 14 2024
Ep 116: MURDUR
In Episode 116, hosts Alyce and Laura spend* roughly 40% of the episode laughing at their own dumb jokes and the other 60% discussing actual Star Wars.Alyce shares how her immersive Star Wars event immersed her in Star Wars  We are so hyped for The Acolyte! What did you think about the trailer and the poster? Will The Acolyte have any connection to key characters in The High Republic’s Phase II? Didn’t we already know the approximate release window for Skeleton Crew? Is this news?Who’s going to Star Wars Celebration Japan? Raise your hands! JK, put your hand down, loser, it’s not like we can see you Laura shares some highlights from C2E2In Recap on Tap, we share our thoughts on The Bad Batch series finale, pause for a Lord of the Rings interlude and speculate on why Omega’s hair is so big (it’s full of secrets)We recap and discuss Tales of the Empire and ponder Morgan’s magistrate overlording of Corvus, if Vader recognized Barriss, the magic cave’s Harry Potter connection and how Lyn is super f*cking cool so have some damn respect! Are you caught up on your High Republic Phase III reading? You’ve got a few weeks! In Episode 117, we will recap The High Republic comic series and the YA novel, Defy The Storm!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura, Kevin Smets and John Rocha discuss The Bad Batch finale and revisit memories of The Phantom Menace and The Force Awakens on the most recent episode of The Jedi Way Get to know who’s who in The Acolyte in this handy dandy Nerdist articleTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 114: Less Romance, More Gators
Apr 16 2024
Ep 114: Less Romance, More Gators
In Episode 114, hosts Alyce and Laura share* tales of trivia, driving away dates with Star Wars, winning, and cocktails stirred-not-shaken Alyce did well at nerd trivia! Everyone clap for Alyce! Fancasting Old Tey Sirrek We are happy to have been wrong about The Acolyte release date (trailer link, sw.com article, The Acolyte databank)Haters can suck it, The Acolyte trailer is winning  Laura shares highlights from Empire Magazine’s feature on The Acolyte (find it in the Libby app, or wherever you buy magazines!)The status of Gina Carano’s lawsuit against Disney continues to be embarrassing and hilarious (via Variety)Bae aka Ewan McGregor did a re-watch of some of his prior roles, including Obi-Wan. Here’s where the Star Wars bit starts (via Vanity Fair)Celebrate The Phantom Menace’s 25th Anniversary with your fellow nerds, or use the occasion to break up with your significant otherIn Vidya Gamez, we briefly discuss the new trailer for Star Wars OutlawsWe’re ugly on Zoom Mace Windu can suck itYou go, Glen Coco! Taylor Gray (Star Wars Rebels) is gonna be in an SNL movie and we think that’s neat (via Deadline)Recap on Tap: Epic Bad Batch Catch Up edition! We catch up on, recap and discuss episodes 8-11 of S3Stay tuned, we’ll catch up on The High Republic Phase 3 comic run and Defy The Storm soon!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Frank Janisch fills in for Laura on The Jedi Way to discuss The Acolyte trailer, Asajj Ventress’ return and The Bad Batch S3 eps 8 & 9John Rocha and Laura discuss The Bad Batch S3 eps 10 & 11 on The Jedi Way Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 112: Star-Crossed Buddies
Mar 5 2024
Ep 112: Star-Crossed Buddies
In Episode 112, hosts Alyce and Laura contemplate* the art of pointillism and the lifespan of gingerbread… and of course, Star Wars stuff!Anyone besides Laura feel like Drive-Away Dolls was marketed as… not what it is?The Great Debate on the not-even-real title (it’s a WORKING title) of the Rey movie The Star Wars video game that no longer IS, it WAS (via IGN)If you know any animators looking for a job, Lucasfilm is hiring (via SWNN) Do we really think The Acolyte has a confirmed release date, or was The Acolyte release date just the friends we made along the way? Alyce remains convinced that Burry is in The AcolyteAngela Bassett, please be our Star Wars QueenYoung Jedi Adventures isn’t for us, but seeing Bell, Loden and EMBER in animated form is actually kind of awesome Laura’s brain exploded when the Temptation of the Force cover was revealed but Alyce just wants to know if we’ll get GungansYou can go bid on Anthony Daniels’ hoard of Star Wars stuff but keep your paws off the 5-year-old cookie, THAT’S FOR USIn Recap on Tap, we discuss the first 4 episodes of The Bad Batch season 3A lovely listener message from Zean!Other helpful links referenced in this episode:Join Laura, Rocha and Smets for a discussion on the 3-episode premiere of The Bad Batch on The Jedi Way!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep. 111: He Cut Her In Half. Hot.
Feb 13 2024
Ep. 111: He Cut Her In Half. Hot.
In Episode 111, hosts Alyce and Laura are* bringing 50 Shades of SLAY to celebrate 5 years of Force Toast! Nothing to recap in this episode so it’s just us running through news and goofing off for an hourIt’s the 5-Year Afferversarvy of Force Toast! All the oppalance of a cosapolitan podcast!Hop aboard the Caravan of Corrections for a history lesson on the AtaraxiaJust in case you haven’t had enough secondhand embarrassment for Gina Carano, here’s some more (via THR)Raising a toast to the dearly departed Carl WeathersEmpire Magazine did a tease about their upcoming Star Wars feature and we recorded before we knew that it was *absolutely nothing* so we theorized (badly) about what the news/announcement could be A lovely email from our friends at Star Wars: In a GalaxyOther stuff we’re watching and reading at the moment We’re taking a little February break, but stay tuned for more Force Toast on March 5, 2024!Helpful links referenced in this episode:The Jedi Way made Kevin Smets official with some fancy new graphics, just in time to talk about Gina Carano’s lawsuit, Carl Weathers and Daisy Ridley in the Feb 8 episode!If you want to see Laura get passionate about how much Mace Windu sucks and Ahsoka Tano is the GOAT alongside a bunch of really fun people, check out the Best of the Jedi Order from Star Wars: In a Galaxy Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 109: The Tiredest
Jan 16 2024
Ep 109: The Tiredest
A big special happy holiday thank you to Jane for the Ko-FIIIII!In Episode 109, hosts Alyce and Laura are* the oldest they’ve ever been in their whole lives but they’re ringing in 2024 as WINNERS… at least according to some people.Hey, hey! Ho, ho! Those Game of Thrones guys had to go! (via THR, LRM)We’re getting a new Star Wars movie soon! Yay! Yay? No? Either way, we have thoughts! (via sw.com, Variety)Are we gonna have to watch all the characters in that baby High Republic show blow up on Starlight Beacon? Well WE won’t, but those of you who actually watch it might (but probably not)Will there be Star Wars stuff at D23? (via SWNN)The Hollywood Reporter did a cute interview with Eman Esfandi back in DecemberIt’s official, Ahsoka season 2 is happening! (via sw.com)We re-christen Filoni with a new middle name because it works better for us Did people not know that Bo-Katan is the HBIC of Mandalore now? It’s all about The High Republic comics in Recap on Tap! Not much to spoil in Shadows of Starlight #4, but skip 37:45-46:05 if you want to avoid that discussion. For THR #2: Children of the Storm, skip 46:05-54:55 to avoid major spoilers!A valuable lesson in signing out of your Spotify account before you check out of AirbnbHelpful links referenced in this episode:Catch Laura, Rocha and Smets on The Jedi Way as they discuss Adam Driver’s recent comments on Star Wars, the forthcoming Mando movie, Ahsoka season 2 and more!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 108: Tingle Jingle Bells
Dec 19 2023
Ep 108: Tingle Jingle Bells
In Episode 108, hosts Alyce and Laura close out* 2023 with holiday cranberry drinkies, dead brain cells and pronouncing names correctly sometimes.Alyce is home for Christmas. Let the cup runneth over with neighborhood drama, she’s spilling the hometown tea!Orin-ge you glad we found the joke Alyce was talking about in Episode 107?Adam Driver speaks out about Kylo Ren’s journey, adding to the list yet another component of the sequel trilogy that had no planThe Ahsoka cast are besties and it’s cuteWe pitch our ideas for season 2 of the Ahsoka show but it’s just the musical GreaseHayden Christensen wants to do more lightsaber stuff in Star Wars (Dagobah Dispatch, SWNN)Ariana Greenblatt posted a video of fight rehearsal with HaydenStop listening to rumors about The Mandalorian Season 4. No one knows what they’re talking about.Recap on Tap: The High Republic comic, Shadows of Starlight Issue #3. There’s not much to spoil, but if you want to read it yourself before you hear our discussion, skip 35:20-44:51.Thanks to listener Allison for the super fun email we got to discuss in this episode! If you’re still avoiding spoilers for THR: Eye of Darkness, skip 1:00:00-1:00:30!The Grand Finale of our First and Probably Last Star Wars Limb Loss Annual Wager! We have a winner! Helpful links referenced in this episode:Rocha, Smets and Laura discuss Dave Filoni’s recent promotion and other recent Star Wars happenings on the most recent episode of The Jedi Way!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 107: Like, Decapitation
Nov 21 2023
Ep 107: Like, Decapitation
Our High Republic favorites are serving new looks and it’s giving Soccer Mom/Dad in a Pacific Northwest Depression Den… but we’re here for it anyway!In Episode 107, hosts Alyce and Laura do* a silly little Life Day recording and discuss Maybe Movies News and The High Republic Phase 3!Rejoice, the SAG-AFTRA strike has ended!If Taika’s recent comments about his Star Wars film piss you off, don’t worry, you were gonna hate his movie anyway.Speaking of Star Wars films, another one bites the dustA random interlude/tangent on Loki season 2No, but really, are we EVER going to see Din Djarin’s face ever again? Rumors of Ahsoka Season 2, plus new photos and videos from the set following the end of the strike (on Instagram here, here, here and here)We didn’t mean to roast all The High Republic Phase 3 makeovers but that’s kind of what happened… but let us know what you think of the Phase 3 makeovers and villains baseball cardsNote spoilers for THR comics. Eye of Darkness is spoiler-free, but include timestamps anywayIt’s a High Republic heavy Recap on Tap! We discuss Issue #1 of the Phase 3 comic run and Issue #2 of Shadows of Starlight WITH SPOILERS. There’s not really much to spoil, but skip 43:25-58:05 if you want to go in cold.Then we get into a spoiler-free discussion of The High Republic: The Eye of Darkness (skip 1:00:25-1:12:05 if you want to avoid all Eye of Darkness talk) Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 106: Eaten by Nature
Oct 24 2023
Ep 106: Eaten by Nature
This episode of Force Toast was recorded during the 2023 SAG-AFTRA strike. The projects discussed in this episode would not exist were it not for the hard work of the actors currently on strike. We stand in solidarity with the guild’s fight for higher compensation from streaming and protections against the encroachment of artificial intelligence. Support striking actors here and here.In Episode 106, hosts Alyce and Laura just want* to talk about Star Wars. They DON’T want to hear about a man’s farm!Adventures in apartment living Hop on board the Caravan of Corrections/Rabbithole for a lesson in Star Wars history and politics: the galactic capital Alyce is feeling salty (in the best way) as we discuss missed opportunities in Star Wars storytelling (via Screenrant)Sometimes when characters die, they’re just joking. If Palpatine and Ahsoka and the Grand Inquisitor and Maul and Reva and Boba Fett and Cobb Vanth and Fennec Shand and Rey can SOMEHOW survive, why not Cad Bane? Internet hacks, courtesy of the host of this podcast that doesn’t work in techSpeculate for fun and then be like Elsa: LET. IT. GO.A new young adult novel came out and we completely missed that news? (via starwars.com)In today’s Annoying Dude Stuff segment: deranged director Matthew Vaughn wants to reboot the OT (via Happy Sad Confused)Highlights from the publishing panel at NYCCFrom Starcruiser to star snoozer: sunsetting the Star Wars Hotel For The 1%Mynock, mynock, mynock, mynockHelpful links referenced in this episode:Rocha, Smets and Laura discussed the recent Screenrant article on 10 missed opportunities in Star Wars storytelling! Check out the October 21st episode of The Jedi Way hereTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 105: Do These Corpses Spark Joy?
Oct 10 2023
Ep 105: Do These Corpses Spark Joy?
This episode of Force Toast was recorded during the 2023 SAG-AFTRA strike. The projects discussed in this episode would not exist were it not for the hard work of the actors currently on strike. We stand in solidarity with the guild’s fight for higher compensation from streaming and protections against the encroachment of artificial intelligence. Support striking actors here and here.In Episode 105, hosts Alyce and Laura don’t have* a lot of Star Wars news to discuss, so it’s another Recap on Tap heavy episode of Force Toast: A Star Wars Happy Hour!Real Housewives, but it’s not real and no one’s a housewifeAll aboard the Caravan of Corrections!After 146 days, the WGA strike has ended!Could Star Wars benefit from writers rooms in its live-action series?Has KalluZeb been canonized?Your Shin Hati theory sucks. Please read the novel “Phasma.”Maybe don’t create a significant other using AI and then listen to it when it tells you to unalive someone (via usnews.com)The High Republic Phase 3 is upon us! Recap on Tap kicks off with the comic Shadows of Starlight #1Ahsoka Part 7: Dreams and Madness is where we fell in love with Ezra BridgerA brief interlude (rabbit hole) on the New Republic senate, chancellor, galactic republic, votingIn Ahsoka Part 8, Thrawn’s toxic trait is hoarding corpses, but he’ll be damned if they won’t be organized in a neat and tidy formationTaylor Swift promotes footballHelpful links referenced in this episode:Laura, Rocha and Smets review Ahsoka Part 7 and Part 8 finale on The Jedi Way Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 104: Mitth'raw'nur Doodle Doo
Sep 26 2023
Ep 104: Mitth'raw'nur Doodle Doo
This episode of Force Toast was recorded during the 2023 WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. The projects discussed in this episode would not exist were it not for the hard work of the writers and actors currently on strike. We stand in solidarity with the guilds fighting for higher compensation from streaming and protections against the encroachment of artificial intelligence. Support the striking guilds here and here.In Episode 104, hosts Alyce and Laura discuss all the recent Star Wars movie news, field trips, alien anatomy, brooms and the truth about Vader’s junk.Has your field trip ever almost burned down a movie theater? Drawing out the limited news we have to discussGood lord, is the Taika movie happening or not? (via LRM)David S. Goyer wrote a Star Wars script/treatment (via Josh Horowitz)A Lando series update! (via Variety)The makeup process to bring Hera and Ahsoka to life (via Dagobah Dispatch)We kick off another stacked Recap on Tap with a quick spoiler discussion on Star Wars Inquisitor: Rise of the Red Blade  (skip 23:50-31:10 to avoid spoilers) and briefly touch on Tales of Light & LifeRecap and review of Ahsoka Parts 5 and 6 with spoilers!There is a distinct lack of ear holes in AhsokaHelpful links referenced in this episode:The Jedi Way is doing Ahsoka reviews! Find our review of Part 5: Shadow Warrior  here and our Part 6: Far, Far Away review here!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 103: Fully Cooked and Deep Fried
Sep 12 2023
Ep 103: Fully Cooked and Deep Fried
This episode of Force Toast was recorded during the 2023 WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. The projects discussed in this episode would not exist were it not for the hard work of the writers and actors currently on strike. We stand in solidarity with the guilds fighting for higher compensation from streaming and protections against the encroachment of artificial intelligence. Support the striking guilds here and here.In Episode 103, hosts Alyce and Laura have* an unusual amount of food and d*ck talk. But fear not, there’s Star Wars stuff here too!That’s a nice platter of shrimp you’ve got there. It’d be a shame if someone undercooked the sh*t out of it before serving it to you.Everything new is actually old, including that Ahsoka featurette that came out Sept 8Alas, Skeleton Crew has been delayed, allegedly (via Bespin Bulletin). Next time, we’re placing bets in Vegas for our predictions.Is Mando Season 3 coming to home video/DVD/blu-ray/fancy physical format in 2024? A new Star Wars fan favorite character is coming to Disneyland!The Jedi Council but make it a Christmas carol. That’s what the new Star Wars novel is going to be about (not really).  With enough time and audacity, you too can turn your love of our nerdy space war fandom into sh*tty looking desserts (via starwars.com)Recap on Tap: initial spoiler-free thoughts on Tales of Light & Life and From a Certain Point of View: Return of the Jedi, then it’s on to Ahsoka! Fair warning: our recap and review of episodes 3 and 4 of Ahsoka include spoilers A really nice note from listener Michael Baysinger and an update on Limb Watch 2023!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Alyce joins David Humphreys to discuss What Star Wars Means To You! Find it on Apple and SpotifyLaura, Kevin Smets and John Rocha review Ahsoka episode 3: Time to Fly and episode 4: Fallen Jedi on The Jedi Way Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Ep 102: Morthra Thorgan
Aug 29 2023
Ep 102: Morthra Thorgan
This episode of Force Toast was recorded during the 2023 WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. The projects discussed in this episode would not exist were it not for the hard work of the writers and actors currently on strike. We stand in solidarity with the guilds fighting for higher compensation from streaming and protections against the encroachment of artificial intelligence. Support the striking guilds here and here.In Episode 102, hosts Alyce and Laura push* their #MakeMorthraCanon agenda on all of our unsuspecting listeners. Laura isn’t the only shipping enthusiast on this show anymore!If you haven’t seen Tony Gilroy’s speech at the WGA protest in NY in August 2023, it is a must-watchNot Bob Iger throwing away every ounce of goodwill Disney has and shoving his entire foot in his mouthAlyce learns the history of TikTokThe Lando series is actually happening (allegedly) and it has new writers!We go on walks. We’re walkers now.Who we’re thirst-trapping at the momentThe Mandalorian physical media is coming soon! We’re going to be flushed with books soon! From A Certain Point of View: Return of the Jedi and The High Republic: Tales of Light and Life are both coming soonWhat Beyonce and The High Republic have in commonWhat Listener Aris caught in Path of Vengeance that went right over our headsRecap on Tap: brief, spoiler-free thoughts on Star Wars Inquisitor: Rise of the Red Blade and why you can’t just lay face down in pool of molten lavaWe review the first 2 episodes of the new Ahsoka series, and discuss why getting stabbed through the gut and living to tell the tale can make senseHelpful links referenced in this episode:Alyce joins Sal on the Rogue Rebels Podcast to discuss The High Republic Phase II comics! Kevin “The Smasher” Smets returns to The Jedi Way to review Episodes 1 and 2 of Ahsoka with John Rocha and Laura The Jedi Way recaps essential TCW episodes and Sabine-centric Rebels episodesRocha and Laura discuss Lando series news + Ahsoka-centric episodes of Rebels on The Jedi Way  Laura joins What Star Wars Means To You to discuss… exactly that! Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!
Recap on Tap: Rebels Season 4: It’s Like Donkey Kong
Aug 15 2023
Recap on Tap: Rebels Season 4: It’s Like Donkey Kong
Our mission in this podcast bonus series is simple: we pick a few Star Wars Rebels episodes from Season 4, do a quick summary/discussion and ask/answer the question: wtf does this have to do with the Ahsoka series? In Part 4 of Force Toast’s Rebels Recap on Tap series, hosts Alyce and Laura keep things light and silly* despite that the general theme for this episode is Season 4 Is Really F*cking SAD.Oh, there’s another Saxon? Well, we can’t be bothered to look up his first name, so Alyce christens him D*ckhead SaxonKanan and Hera flirt on Skype, Bo-Katan puts on the homie and Ezra does Jedi leap-frog Laura’s brain short circuits mid-episodeLife lesson from Force Toast: when sh*t gets sad, take a drink breakWhen one needs a ride on Lothal, is Uber Wolf Pack an option in the app, or is that feature for Force wielders only? A general review of the World Between Worlds: what it is and what it isn’t.Hondo, like, really cares about Ezra. So he’s gonna be in the Ahsoka show, right? RIGHT?Pryce falls for Ryder’s trick, everybody point and laugh at Pryce!If you’ve enjoyed our Rebels Recap bonus series, reminder that we recapped Seasons 1-6 of The Clone Wars back in early 2020! If you’re in the market for more Force Toast recap content, here is the Apple Podcasts link to our Bonus Recap episode on TCW Seasons 1 & 2.Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!