THe LIVING FORCE

The Living Force Podcast will guide you on your journey through the STAR WARS EXPANDED UNIVERSE. Brought to you by YOUTINI, The Living Force is here to make the Expanded Universe accessible and fun to explore, with a focus on a positive, uplifting community for all fans. Wherever you are in the galaxy, you won’t journey alone with The Living Force Podcast!

Recent Episodes

January 24, 2020

Ep 40: Queen’s Shadow Roundtable Pt. 1

We’ve been here before and we’re back again. Twice. Thanks to our immense support from our Patreon community, we bring to you the roundtable event that’s almost too dangerous to name. Queen’s Shadow by E.K. Johnston will be summarized, dissected, theorized, and congratulated by our hosts Charles, Corey, and Eric. Sprinkle in some Youtini updates and new book reviews and we have ourselves one hell of first-parter.

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January 17, 2020

Ep 39: Jedi: Fallen Luminous?

As proclaimed by Electronic Arts, Jedi: Fallen Order is the fastest selling Star Wars game to date. Don’t worry too much about the hours sacrificed because the gameplay is well worth the effort. Suit up with our hosts Corey and Eric as they explain the EU aspects behind the immensely popular video game and what it could mean for the future of the galaxy!

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January 10, 2020

Ep 38: The Star Wars EU in 2020!

Have you recovered yet? We are all coming off the ultimate high from the Skywalker Saga and now it’s time to look out into the vastness of open space. New, exciting adventures are awaiting us in 2020, and we cannot wait to share those moments with you! Join Charles and Eric as they give us a rundown on what is to come in 2020 and provide a little preview of each upcoming book release.

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January 3, 2020

Ep 37: The 2019 Year in Review

We’ve come a long way from “The Birth of the Living Force” and have grown into a respectable community with each published episode. From distinguished authors and esteemed special guests to downright hilarity with the hosts, we raked the vault and loaded the transport with some incredible memories from this past year. We cannot thank our Living Force and Youtini family enough to be able to talk about the Star Wars we all love. Raise your blue or green milk glass to our hosts Corey, Charles, and Eric as we reflect back on the year that has shaped Youtini and The Living Force podcast.

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December 27, 2019

Ep 36: The Rise of Skywalker Review

The wait is over. The culmination of the Skywalker Saga has been entrenched in our souls. Now it’s finally time for our hosts to express their thoughts and opinions on Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Join Corey, Charles, and Eric as they give us their insight on the final chapter that has shaped our lives for the better.

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December 20, 2019

Ep 35: The Rise of Skywalker & The EU

The EU has brought us incredible stories and details to crescendo into Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. We absorbed such titles as Black Spire, Spark of the Resistance, the Allegiance comic series, and Resistance Reborn to get you all caught up on the details before the movie hits theater screens. Join Corey, Charles, and Eric as they give us their insight on the EU details from the “Journey To” series before the end of the Skywalker saga.

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December 13, 2019

Ep 34: Top 5 Books of 2019

It’s been an incredibly busy year for new Star Wars literature. Have you been keeping up? With all the new book releases this year, we couldn’t just pick a single best read. So the Top 5 Star Wars Books of 2019 seemed like a perfect task for our hosts. Join Corey, Charles, and Eric as they give us their five favorites for the year and update us on the roundtable that shall not be named.

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December 6, 2019

Ep 33: Resistance Reborn Roundtable Part II

"Always two there are. No more, no less." The concluding deliberation of Rebecca Roanhorse’s newest Star Wars novel Resistance Reborn is upon us. Charles takes the reins while Corey and Eric enhance the prelude story that leads into the final voyage of the Skywalker Saga!

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November 29, 2019

Ep 32: Resistance Reborn Roundtable Part 1

Welcome to Episode 32 of the Living Force Podcast! Join us as we take a deep dive into the characters of the newest Canon adult novel in the first part of our two part roundtable! Send your questions to livingforcepod@youtini.com or on Twitter @LivingForcePod and don't forget to join the discussion on Discord at youtini.com. Help the Galaxy find us by leaving a review and remember to subscribe!

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November 22, 2019

Ep 31: Rebecca Roanhorse Interview

Welcome to Episode 31 of the Living Force Podcast! We had the honor and privilege to interview Rebecca Roanhorse, author of the newest entry to Star Wars Canon, Resistance Reborn. Tune in with your hosts Corey and Eric as they dive into all the behind the scenes info with the newest Canon superstar. Send questions to livingforcepod@youtini.com or on Twitter @LivingForcePod and don't forget to join the discussion on Discord at youtini.com. Help the Galaxy find us by leaving a review and remember to subscribe!

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November 14, 2019

Ep 30: Capturing Command Posts - A History of Star Wars Games

Welcome to Episode 30 of the Living Force Podcast! In honor of the upcoming release of Jedi: Fallen Order, we're taking a look at some of our favorite Star Wars video games of the past, present, and future. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles and special guest Sage! Send questions to livingforcepod@youtini.com or on Twitter @LivingForcePod and don't forget to join the discussion on Discord at youtini.com. Help the Galaxy find us by leaving a review and remember to subscribe!

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November 9, 2019

BONUS - Legends Lookback Ep 1: Best of Legends

Legends Lookback, a bonus show from Youtini.com, is all about the classic Star Wars books of the Legends continuity. In this episode, your hosts Freddy C and Jared give an introduction to what they love about the EU and pitch a handful of their favorites. Did yours make the cut? Send questions to livingforcepod@youtini.com or on Twitter @LivingForcePod and don't forget to join the discussion on Discord at youtini.com. Help the Galaxy find us by leaving a review and remember to subscribe!

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November 8, 2019

Ep 29: Legends-Palooza

This is the podcast you are looking for! Welcome to Episode 29 of the Living Force! In this episode we invite our Legends Lookback hosts, Jared Mayes (@jaredqmayes) and Freddy C (@wakeupfreddy), to go over all things Legends! Tune in with your hosts Corey and Eric.

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November 2, 2019

Ep 28: Star Wars Stories to Tell in the Dark

Join Eric and The Doctors in this week's jam perfectly themed for Halloween. What are some of your favorite spooky moments from the EU and beyond? This week's episode is one of the last fun-filled blocks of just old-fashioned Star Wars talk with the looming month of November which is absolutely PACKED with new releases, the Mandalorian, Jedi: Fallen Order, and a ton more. If you missed the live show and are an Inquisitorius tier Patron or up, make sure to catch the Aftermath Aftershow to join the shenanigans as we try and fail to figure out how to make live-streaming work.

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October 26, 2019

Ep 27: The Rise of Skywalker Trailer Review

Get yourself buckled in for this wild ride of an episode while we go through Patreon News, attempt to buy our Rise of Skywalker tickets, and our live reactions for The Rise of Skywalker final trailer!

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October 17, 2019

Ep 26: George Mann Interview

Your eyes can deceive you. Don't trust them. So use those glorious ears to indulge in the wonderful sounds of EPISODE 26 of the Living Force Podcast! Now sit back, relax, and enjoy our interview featuring Star Wars author, George Mann (@George_Mann)! Tune in with your hosts Eric and Charles.

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October 10, 2019

Ep 25: Black Spire Round Table Pt. 2

This is the podcast that made the Kessel run in less than 12 parsecs! So get yourself buckled in while we go through NYCC Star Wars updates, more Youtini news, and part 2 of our Black Spire Roundtable! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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October 3, 2019

Ep 24: Black Spire Round Table Pt. 1

Mind tricks don't work on me, only podcasts. So hand over Episode 24 of the Living Force podcast so we can do part 1 of our Black Spire Roundtable, go over ALL of the Youtini updates, Patreon news, and future video content! Now this is Podcasting! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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September 26, 2019

Ep 23: John Jackson Miller Interview

This is Episode 23 of the Living Force Podcast and you're in for a real treat. We are hanging out in the cantina with none other than the man, the myth, the absolute legend: John Jackson Miller @jjmfaraway! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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September 19, 2019

Ep 22: Conversations with Friends of the Force

In Episode 22, The Living Force slums around the Cantina with Brad Whipple of Friends of the Force (@FriendsOfForce). As a token of our goodwill, we present to you a gift: We play Eric's Really Dumb Game® about Star Wars Friendships and discuss all things EU! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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September 12, 2019

Ep 21: Comic Extravaganza

For my ally is The Living Force Podcast, and a powerful ally it is. Welcome to Episode 21! This week we are training the padawans about the Youtini Code, going over all things comics, and more Youtini Reviews! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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September 5, 2019

Ep 20: A Crash of Fate Roundtable

Stabilize your rear deflectors, you're about to dive into Episode 20 of the Living Force Podcast! Buckle up while we discuss Star Wars Galaxy's Edge: A Crash of Fate and go over some community news. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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August 29, 2019

Ep 19: Delilah Dawson Interview

We've analyzed their podcast, sir, and there is a danger. Should I have your headphones standing by? This is Episode 19 and it's a big one. No way to describe this episode other than DELILAH DAWSON IS ON THE SHOW! This is going to be so wizard. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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August 27, 2019

BONUS: D23 Extravaganza

The Living Force provides you with this D23 BONUS content for your listening pleasure! 

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August 22, 2019

Ep 18: Thrawn Treason Roundtable 2

Episode 18 has entered the base, Episode 18 has entered the base! This week we continue the roundtable discussion for Thrawn: Treason, share MAJOR updates to the Youtini website, and go through listener reviews! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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August 15, 2019

Ep 17: Thrawn Treason Roundtable

Go ahead, grab that chair. No! The Emperor's throne is mine. Why? BECAUSE THIS IS EPISODE 17 OF THE LIVING FORCE PODCAST! Sit back and relax while we thank our Patreon patrons, part 1 of our Thrawn: Treason Roundtable, and iTunes reviews! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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August 8, 2019

Ep 16: Force Toast Collaboration

Warning: Time to hide the younglings. It's Happy Hour and we are headed into the cantina with the Living Force and Force Toast Podcast! Grab your glass while we pick our Star Wars drinking buddies and pair drinks with our favorite books. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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August 1, 2019

Ep 15: The Foundational Five

This is Episode 15 of the Living Force Podcast! Be sure to get a pen and some paper while we review listener book favorites, list out the Foundational Five must reads, and more developing thoughts on Thrawn: Treason. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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July 25, 2019

Ep 14: The Freddy Awakens

Broadcasting from coast to coast and all over the galaxy, this is The Living Force Podcast! This week we breakdown Star Wars news at San Diego Comic-Con, give our first impressions of Thrawn Treason, and our reactions to Kylo's gang! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, Charles and special guest Freddy C.

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July 18, 2019

Ep 13: Alphabet Squadron Roundtable Part 2

Lock S-Foils in attack position! Welcome to Episode 13 of the Living Force Podcast. Get in formation while we dive into social media and fan shoutouts, going crazy over the new Sith Trooper, and part 2 of the Alphabet Squadron Roundtable! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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July 11, 2019

Ep 12: Alphabet Squadron Roundtable Part 1

All squadrons reporting in. Set coordinates to the Living Force Podcast! Stand-by while we discuss the winners of the Squadron battles, fly off into Alphabet Squadron (spoiler alert!), Charles' superb review of our Youtini team member cameo, and be sure to listen to part 2 next week. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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July 4, 2019

Ep 11: Resistance Broadcast Collab

Discussing Solo, celebration, and more with Lacey Gilleran from Resistance Broadcast. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles

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June 27, 2019

Ep 10: Starship Celebration Spectacular

We give a huge thank you to our new Twitter followers (especially Lacey Gilleran from Resistance Broadcast), introductory thoughts on Alphabet Squadron, a look at the X-Wing series, and a game where we build our own squadrons! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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June 20, 2019

Ep 9: Exclusive Interview with Marc Thompson

In this exciting episode, we sit down with the voice of MANY Star Wars voices in the world of audiobooks, most famously known for his incredible Yoda impression, Marc Thompson! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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June 13, 2019

Ep 8: Exclusive Interview with Cavan Scott

In this exciting episode, we sit down with the author of Dooku: Jedi Lost, Cavan Scott! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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June 6, 2019

Ep 7: Dooku Jedi Lost Part 2

There's been an awakening. Have you felt it? Of course you have! This is Episode 7 of the Living Force. Strap yourself in while we dive into Galaxy's Edge, pore over listener emails, and continue part 2 of our Dooku: Jedi Lost review. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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May 30, 2019

Ep 6: Dooku Jedi Lost Part 1

Many Bothans partied to bring this episode to you. Now have a seat while we freak out over the Star Wars Vanity Fair article, cover some new information about the upcoming Alphabet Squadron book, and a part 1 review of Dooku: Jedi Lost. Tune in with your hosts Eric and Charles.

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May 23, 2019

Ep 5: The Nerdherder Special

Welcome to Episode 5 you scruffy looking Nerdherder! This week, Living Force and The Nerdherders (@NrdHerderCast) team up to discuss what it takes to make a Star Wars podcast, the everlasting debate of Legends vs Canon, a Youtini team cameo by Heather Goldman, and which of our favorite characters we would risk it all for. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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May 16, 2019

Ep 4: The Phantom Menace Anniversary Special

Come hang out with us while we recount the epic trivia showdown with the Force Toast podcast (@forcetoastpod), a new major update to the Youtini database, all things Phantom Menace, and a Youtini team cameo by Jared Mayes. This episode is going to be so wizard! Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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May 12, 2019

Ep 3: Journey Series

The Doctors and "Eric" discuss the new updates at Youtini, breakdown this week's huge announcements in the expanded universe, make some predictions about upcoming books, and a Youtini team cameo by Freddy C. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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May 6, 2019

Ep 2: Master and Apprentice Roundtable Part 2

The Living Force continues with the roundtable discussion for “Master and Apprentice” by Claudia Grey, upcoming content from the Youtini website, and initial reactions for Dooku: Jedi Lost. Tune in with your hosts Corey, Eric, and Charles.

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April 29, 2019

Ep 1: Master and Apprentice Roundtable Part 1

In Episode 1, you can have a seat at the Living Force roundtable while we discuss the new book "Master and Apprentice" by Claudia Grey, more from Celebration Chicago, and predictions for Dooku: Jedi Lost.

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April 25, 2019

Ep 0: Birth of The Living Force

This is the birth of The Living Force! in Episode 0, Youtini unleashes its debut podcast where we discuss the community we are building, the expanded universe, and Star Wars Celebration Chicago.

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