Podcast Stardust #278: War of the Bounty Hunters – Alpha and #1

by Podcast Stardust

The War of the Bounty Hunters begins when Han Solo, frozen in carbonite, is stolen from the custody of Boba Fett on the way to Jabba’s palace.

Charles Soule takes a break from working on Star Wars: The High Republic to bring Star Wars fans a new story: War of the Bounty Hunters. On his way to deliver Han Solo to Jabba the Hutt, Boba Fett discovers the carbonite Han is frozen in is beginning to thaw. Therefore, Boba Fett makes a detour to Nar Shadda to get the problem fixed. However, while he is completing a job in exchange for the repairs, someone steals Han Solo from him. Who is the mysterious thief? Join us for this episode of Podcast Stardust as take a look at this exciting new Star Wars story.

On this fully armed and operational episode, we discuss:

  • What exactly Charles Soule’s War of the Bounty Hunters is,
  • The surprise reveal of the return of Crimson Dawn and Qi’ra,
  • Boba Fett’s fights in the arenas of Nar Kanji,
  • Jabba the Hutt setting a bounty on Boba Fett’s head, and
  • Where this series may be going and what we might expect.

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Don’t forget to check out our most recent discussion of Star Wars: Rebels “Twilight of the Appretnice” in episode 270.

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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 ResistanceRebels, 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.

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