It is a busy time for Star Wars literature with multiple novels having been released over the past few months. This week, the Scoundrels continue their discussion of the Star Wars novels with their review of Timothy Zahn’s Thrawn: Treason in episode 85: “It’s Treason Then.” Before they get to that, they discuss the opening of In-Sync Exotics Millennium Falcon pool.
Star Wars News – The Final Season of Resistance
After some introductory comments, the Scoundrels turn to the news. This week’s topics include:
A Disney+ bundle arriving in November,
The Star Wars movies getting a re-release on Blu-ray,
A Galaxy’s Edge special on Freeform,
The upcoming Rancho Obi-Wan Gala for 2020, and
The trailer for the second and final season of Resistance.
It’s Treason Then – A Review of Zahn’s Thrawn: Treason
In the “Hyperthetical” segment, Dennis, Jay, and Taxus are discussing more Star Wars literature. This week, they look at Timothy Zahn’s Thrawn: Treason. They discuss:
The competition for resources between the TIE-Defender project and Project Star Dust,
Eli Vanto’s return,
The role of treason in the novel, and the character’s perception of who was committing treason,
The threat of the grysk,
The Chiss Ascendency and Ar’alani, and
Whether Thrawn is a hero or villain.