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On today's Jedi Council (June 14th, 2018), Ken Napzok, Perri Nemiroff, and John Rocha discuss the following:
George Lucas had a plan for Episodes 7-9 that involved "microbiotics" and the "Whills".
Ron Howard responds to the commercial failure of 'Solo' and talks the other potential smugglers he considered for the film. He also notes how close Tom Hanks was to being in Solo.
Star Wars: A New Hope possible plot hole sparks an incredible Twitter back and forth debate about continuity.
EA announces a new Star Wars video game in development titled Jedi Fallen Order.
Hasbro releases their SDCC exclusives that include the Rey and Kylo Ren light saber battle from Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Han Solo with the Mynok outside the Millennium Falcon.
Darth Atrius officially added to Star Wars canon thanks to Star Wars Annual #4.
Star Wars Battlefront II to receive a number of Clone Wars content over the next few months.
The panel offers their thoughts on Star Wars: The Last Jedi #3 and Darth Vader #17.
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Jedi Council is here for a very special podcast-only episode addressing the harassment of Kelly Marie Tran. The actress who played Rose in The Last Jedi deleted her Instagram posts due to months of hateful comments from angry Star Wars fans. Led by Darth Harloff himself, Kristian Harloff, John Rocha and Wendy Lee also join in to offer their thoughts and insight on Star Wars Fandom and why Kelly deleted her posts. They'll also break down the divide amongst fans and look to the future and what it could mean for the series moving forward. Join us today for this very special episode of Jedi Council! Remember to subscribe to out podcast feed and rate and share this episode!