Kanan and Ezra infiltrate and Imperial factory and find out the identity of the newest Fulcrum and what Grand Admiral Thrawn’s plans actually are.
The crew of the Ghost return to Lothal to investigate what Grand Admiral Thrawn is up to in the Imperial factory he has established on the planet. Unfortunately, none other than Grand Admiral Thrawn himself arrives to inspect the factory and investigate acts of sabotage. However, Ezra and Kanan have an ally that is unexpected to them behind enemy lines. In the end, Ezra and Kanan discover Thrawn’s secret project. Join us for this foundational episode of Rebels that sets up story lines for episodes to come.
In this fully armed and operational episode of Podcast Stardust, we discuss Star Wars: Rebels, “An Inside Man,” and discuss:
- The infiltration of the Imperial base on Lothal,
- Whether Thrawn can be considered anything but a villain after his actions in this episode,
- Thrawn’s conclusions after studying art and artifacts related to the Ghost crew,
- The identity of the latest Fulcrum agent and their actions in helping the Rebels,
- Ezra and Thrawn’s escape from the Imperial factory, and
- The reveal of the TIE Defender project.
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Don’t forget to check out our discussion of chapter two of The Book of Boba Fett in episode 359.
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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.