In this week's episode, we discuss the state of big Hollywood franchises, the election with a Star Wars twist, more details on the Shepperton lawsuit, and even a little Skywalker wine. We welcome author, Drew Karpshyn, into the Cantina to chat about Knights Of The Old Republic and his new novel, Darth Bane: Path of Destruction. The Greatest Hits 2007 competition heats up along with updates on Hasbro, Sideshow, Gentle Giant, and Attakus. Also, Jay Shepard joins the Force-Casters with Part One in his new series, An Introduction To The Expanded Universe. Plus, Bossk gets the E.U. Character Of The Week Treatment along with your Star Wars Tales and e-mail. It's all here right now!