Darth Vader corners Kanan and Ezra and then takes the attack to the Rebel fleet as he proves how deadly he can be while Ahsoka senses a familiar presence in the Force.
After their attempt to rescue Minister Tua failed, the Specters are cornered on Lothal. Their plan to escape meets an unexpected obstacle when Darth Vader arrives. Kanan and Ezra don’t know who this armored man is, but the audience does. Vader lives up to every ounce of his reputation by dominating the fight, and then returns later to lay waste to the Rebel fleet. This is an incredible episode featuring one of the greatest villains in all of Star Wars. Don’t miss our discussion.
On this fully armed and operational episode, we discuss:
- How Darth Vader proves he is a Sith Lord and dominates Kanan and Ezra,
- Hera’s plan to escape Lothal that requires assistance from an old friend,
- Whether the escape plan is actually a convincing one,
- Vader’s dominance in this assault on the Rebel fleet, and
- What Ahsoka senses when she reaches out in the Force.
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Don’t forget to check out our discussion of The High Republic Livestream Event in episode 202.
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Podcast Stardust is the fully armed and operational podcast inspired by the code name for the Death Star. Hosted by first-generation Star Wars fans, Dennis Keithly and Jay Krebs, Podcast Stardust endeavors to bring thought provoking discussion on recent Star Wars news on a weekly basis. Between news episodes, Dennis and Jay review the latest episodes from Star Wars television covering everything from Resistance, Rebels, and The Clone Wars to The Mandalorian and other live action productions on Disney+. Of course, Podcast Stardust wouldn’t be complete without thematic discussions, top ten lists, and interviews on everything from Star Wars literature, comics, and the films themselves.