Starships, Sabers, and Scoundrels #46: Canto Nights

by Starships Sabers and Scoundrels

Dennis, Jay, and Darth Taxus examine the roles of Finn, Rose, and DJ from The Last Jedi.

In this episode of Starships, Sabers, and Scoundrels, Dennis, Jay, and Darth Taxus share their first impression of The Last Jedi.

Starships, Sabers, and Scoundrels #46: Canto Nights


Welcome to episode 46 of Starships, Sabers, and Scoundrels: Canto Nights. On this episode, Dennis, Jay, and Taxus continue to analyze The Last Jedi. Previously, the examined the role of the Force. On this episode, the conversation shifts to the Resistance as they discuss Finn, Rose, and DJ’s roles in the movies. However, there is some Star Wars news to cover first, and a “surprise” caller beyond that. So, get ready for episode 46: Canto NIghts.

Recent Star Wars News

With The Last Jedi finally settling in, there is other Star Wars news up for discussion. Rebels is nearing completion of production on its final season. Plus, John Williams is contributing more music for Star Wars, and it is sooner than you think. Also, it is awards season and The Last Jedi picked up some nominations while other Star Wars veterans took home some hardware.

Canto Nights

Once the news is done, Dennis, Jay, and Taxus are ready to discuss the role of Finn, Rose, and DJ in The Last Jedi. This discussion begins with Finn, his motivations, and character growth. Then the conversation turns to Rose, how her sister impacted her story, what she saw in Finn, and what her character means to The Last Jedi. Finally, the discussion concludes with the infamous DJ. What does his discussions with Finn and Rose reveal about the state of the galaxy? We discuss this and more in our Hyperthetical.

Silence Fools!

Once The Last Jedi discussion is done, the show turns to some listener feedback and community news in “Silence Fools!” In this edition, the Scoundrels react to an email from a loyal listener that didn’t enjoy The Last Jedi. In addition, they share some feedback from Twitter.

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Welcome to Starships, Sabers, and Scoundrels. This bi-weekly show features two first-generation Star Wars fans. Each episode, RetroZappers Dennis Keithly and Darth Taxus offer their hot space opinions on Star Wars news. Then they engage in Star Wars discussion in the “Hyperthetical” segment. Top ten lists, book reviews, Rebels discussion, and interviews are all on the table. After the Hyperthetical, each episode features listener feedback with Silence Fools.

Social Media, Email, and More

Find the show on Twitter at @SCubedPod. Dennis Keithly can be followed @DJKver2, Darth Taxus is @DarthTaxus, and Jay Krebs is @JoyceKrebs.

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SCubedPod thrives on listener feedback. Therefore, Dennis, Taxus, and Jay would love to read your email on the show. To reach them, email the show at For instance, have an opinion on Star Wars comics, Rebels, or the comics? We want to hear it. Also, have a question about some Star Wars detail? Send it to us! It doesn’t have to be Star Wars.

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Finally, Dennis, Taxus, and Jay would appreciate an iTunes review for the show. Thank you.

Starships, Sabers, and Scoundrels #46: Canto Nights

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