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Ep. 058 - All That Remains of Their Ancient Religion, Part 1

September 4, 2019

Star Wars is known and beloved for many elements, from Jedi and lightsabers to Millennium Falcons, Death Stars, and X-Wings. But one of the most iconic aspects of the franchise is the Force. As with so much of the rest of the story, George Lucas drew on many historical sources to develop the Force. In this episode, our gentlemen hosts discuss the real-world religious and philosophical tenets that found their way into Star Wars.