The Weekly ForceCast

Date recorded

October 11, 2006

Date released

October 13, 2006




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  • Forum member Philip Karavas has passed away this week.
  • posts an interview with George Lucas that includes new information about the upcoming live action and animated shows.
  • Lucasfilm wins its copyright case against Shepperton Design Studios.
  • The National Air and Space Museum in Washington D.C. will hold an event called "Air and Scare" that will feature members of the 501st.
  • Jeremy Bulloch is cast in a new Sci-Fi comedy titled Star Hyke.
  • There is a newly released promo for the Cinemax Star Wars marathon in high defintion.

The CantinaEdit

  • Fanboys director Kyle Newman enters the Cantina for the first part of his interview.


  • begins its contest to decide which Hasbro figure fans would like to see re-released in the 30th Anniversary wave of figures.
  • Jason and Pete also discuss some upcoming products from Hasbro and Sideshow.


  • The Star Wars Empire At War: Forces of Corruption Expansion Pack will ship to retail stores on October 24. It will add the Zann Consortium as a third faction to this strategy game.
  • Some new screenshots were just released for the new handheld game, Star Wars: Lethal Alliance.

Books and ComicsEdit

  • Ten comic shops are chosen to receive 100 alternate copies of an issue of the upcoming Dark Times Comic.
  • The Knights of the Old Republic: Flashpoint conclusion will be pushed back one month.
  • Dark Horse announced that it will reprint copies of Rebelion #1, Legacy #1, and Legacy #2.

Expanded Universe Character of the WeekEdit

  • Ulic Qel-Droma

Listener Mail SegmentEdit

  • Jason and Pete read some Star Wars tales from Alberto Brasanio and Master Ep.
  • They also read some regular mail from Mike from Maryland, Jamie Estis from Tennessee, and Kenny from Utah.



Notes and TriviaEdit

  • This episode marks Kyle Newman's first appearance on the ForceCast.