It’s a Star Wars Giving at Kanata’s Castle! What are you thankful for in Star Wars? In this episode, Becca, and Devon sit-down to talk about the galaxy far, far away and give thanks to Star Wars. As your hosts celebrate and give thanks to Star Wars, they take a few moments to listen to some of you do the same. Yup, some of you took the time to send in audio files, emails, or tweets telling the Castle patrons what you are most thankful for in the galaxy far, far away, too. So, sidle up to the bar, and order a cool-glass of green-milk, and then settle in for a Star Wars Giving Feast at Kanata’s Castle.
It’s that time of year again and the holidays are upon us. So, as the holidays kick off with Thanksgiving, Becca and Devon felt it was only appropriate to do the same, but adding a Star Wars twist to the mix. Both hosts do their best to give thanks to the galaxy far, far away and celebrate in a Star Wars Giving Feast!
Mentions and News
- Follow our own Bala Tik sounding voice artist, Liam Howie @LunaticGrung
- Join the RetroZap Discord Server and interact with all the RetroZap content creators https://discord.gg/hrfQ3s
- Intro by the talented Vanessa Marshall – the voice of Hera in Star Wars Rebels.
- Give a hospitalized child a Starlight Brave Gown — and a huge smile — TODAY
- Tip Jar is on the Bar! https://www.ko-fi.com/tipmaz
- Kanata’s Castle Podcast LOGO T-shirts are Here!
- https://www.rabb.it/Kanatascastle = Rabbit watch party room
- Cassian Andor Series coming to Disney Plus
- Star Wars Resistance: Dave Filoni and the giant Kowakian monkey-lizard!
- #StarWarsGiving contributors: @LunaticGrung, @JoyceKrebs,@LoweryNeil, @RyderWaldronDDS, @Fettmatic, @PorgBach, @Razakyren, @aRuralfarmboy, @BrewsAndBlaster
- Star Wars Theme Jaz Cover by Mike Harrison, https://youtu.be/o-OxVAzGQjI
- Outro music by DJ AG – STAR WARS BINARY SUNSET https://youtu.be/7lQP__v26IM
Are you ready to add some spontaneity into your podcast rotation? Are you looking for a show that’s entertaining, engaging, and fun? How about a Star Wars podcast that welcomes anyone no matter where they are on their fandom journey throughout the entire saga? Well, look no further. The podcast you seek is not behind you–it is ahead. You’ve arrived at Kanata’s Castle.
Devon Meyers is an Oppo-Award-winning podcast listener now turned podcaster. She first saw Star Wars in 1977 at the age of 16 and vowed she would one day marry Luke Skywalker. After The Force Awakens teaser in 2014 and then attending Star Wars Celebration Anaheim in 2015, her fandom had an awakening. Devon started writing and became involved in fandom social media. She started a YouTube channel where she shares her gaming highlights from Star Wars Battlefront, trailer reactions, one of which was featured on “The Star Wars Show,” videos about “Cooking Star Wars,” and shares her fandom in “Show & Tell with Red5Mom,” Devon’s Star Wars Story can be heard on Scott Ryfun’s podcast “My Star Wars Story.”
She is also an award-winning cosplay artist and member of the Rebel Legion as a formal Jocasta Nu. At age 55, she considers herself to be a vintage Star Wars fan. She is retired from youth sports photography and preschool teaching and resides in Virginia with her husband, mother in law, and two of her four kids. Follow her on Twitter, Twitch, YouTube, Instagram, Tumblr and Facebook @Red5Mom.
Becca Benjamin is the former editor-in-chief of the Cantina Cast website and current co-host of Tarkin’s Top Shelf. She also prepares titles and captions for Lucasfilm artist Steve Anderson and contributes to Coffee with Kenobi, and Makingstarwars.net. In her words, “I do Star Wars! Yes, it’s a verb and my escape from the mundane ways of life. In other words, I’m just a simple girl trying to make my way in the universe.” Connect with Becca on Twitter @urangelb.