Sapphic Skywalkers: Don’t You Forget About Shmi

Sapphic Skywalkers: Don’t You Forget About Shmi

This week, Lynn and Natalie talk about a character who deserves everyone’s love and admiration: Shmi Skywalker, First of her Name, Mother of Jedi and Legends. Then we delve into the larger topic of older and more “motherly” characters being sidelined and not seen as marketable.

You can find the podcast on Twitter @SapphicSkywalk and you can email us at [email protected]. You can also find us on the Not Saf for Work podcasting network feed and website where you can also check out some other cool shows!

Lasso 07: Wonder Woman Rebirth #30 & Retrospective

Lasso 07: Wonder Woman Rebirth #30 & Retrospective

Heart of the Amazon Finale! – Listen in as your hosts review Wonder Woman Rebirth issue #30 from Shea Fontana and do a full retrospective on the story arc!

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Sapphic Skywalkers: Queer & A

Sapphic Skywalkers: Queer & A

Lynn and Natalie answers some listeners questions and play Shun, Marry, Date! Also, find out why Lynn thinks the great and wise Yaddle is her soulmate.

You can find the podcast on twitter @SapphicSkywalk and you can email us at [email protected]. You can also find us on the Not Saf for Work podcasting network feed and website where you can also check out some other cool shows!

Sapphic Skywalkers: Inqueeriority Complex

Sapphic Skywalkers: Inqueeriority Complex

[NEW PODCAST ALERT: Sapphic Skywalkers has joined the Not Saf For Work podcast network! Give them a big warm welcome with their latest episode, and find their previous episodes on the Sapphic Skywalkers feed on podcast apps.]

In today’s episode, Lynn and Natalie dive into the recent news, fangirl over Hera Syndulla, and talk about what it’s like being bi/queer in fandom.

You can find us on twitter @sapphicskywalk and you can email us at [email protected]

Intergalactic Express 04: Tell and Tell

Intergalactic Express 04: Tell and Tell

Learn about your intergalactic crew’s deepest loves in this special tell and tell episode! May include: Master Chief, licking fire, and tragic chain-smokers.

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The Lasso 07: Wonder Woman: Warbringer

The Lasso 07: Wonder Woman: Warbringer

The Wonder Woman novel you’ve been looking for! – Listen as your hosts review and discuss everything about Wonder Woman: Warbringer from Leigh Bardugo!

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Female Protagonists, Who Cares?

Female Protagonists, Who Cares?

While at PAX Australia earlier this month I tagged along to a panel called, Who Cares About Female Protagonists? with a friend because, well, I care about female protagonists a hell of a lot.

There’s a reason the majority of my favourite games are headed by women and girls, or at least give the player the option to pick their gender (props to you, BioWare.) These games make me feel like I can be a hero in a way male-led games do not. They make me feel like I can be something more than I am.

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Guardians of the Galaxy: How Marvel Can Do Better

Guardians of the Galaxy: How Marvel Can Do Better

There’s no denying that Guardians of the Galaxy is the space opera of the year. I’ve seen the film twice and thoroughly enjoyed it both times. A fun, spectacularly shot sci-fi with some great characters, it’s a real experience. But as much as I loved the film, there are a few things that really broke the immersion for me.

Spoiler warnings from here on.

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