The Boba Bounty

Your latest news and speculation on Boba Fett's presence in Star Wars film, television, comics, video games and collectibles. Also, the originator of the #BringBackBoba Campaign.


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RebelForce Radio launched another sister podcast, which will be released once a month and feature hosts Tricia Barr of the and Teresa Delgado of The show will present the female voices of Star Wars fandom, including spotlight interviews and fangirl perspectives.

The inaugural episode dropped last week, which featured an engaging interview with voice actress Catherine Taber – best known as the voice of Padme from The Clone Wars.

The first episode also featured a well balanced discussion of Boba Fett’s popularity and use in the films and Expanded Universe. This conversation earned my full respect and made me an official fan of their podcast, who will now become a loyal listener.

Barr and Delgado debated on whether the use of Boba Fett is exhausted in Star Wars, speculating the merit of both sides of the argument. What I appreciated is their respect for both perspectives, instead of attacking opposing views rather than insulting Boba Fett’s fan base.

The hosts speak clearly and are very articulate. There are no annoying speech habits, they don’t try to force jokes or tire the audience by repeating the same talking points over and over. I highly recommend this podcast. Barr and Delgado are endearing and you’ll find yourself looking up their other online projects following your first listen.

Between Fangirls Going Rogue and Radio 1138, Jason and Jimmy are putting together a strong, diverse stable of podcasts that I’m sure will provide comprehensive coverage and speculation of the Star Wars Universe going into a new era of the galaxy far, far away.

You can download Fangirls Going Rogue for free on iTunes or at Also, follow these ladies on Twitter @FGGoingRogue and at

The British contortionist and magician Chris Cross made a proposition to Jeremy Bulloch, aka Boba Fett – Boba Fett would capture the performer, chain and padlock him, then Cross would have 90 seconds to escape.

All this would happen in front of a live audience on May 4 at Screen-Con at the Parks Leisure Centre in North Shields.

Bulloch accepted his challenge yesterday, according to Cross via Facebook. However, the escapologist also noted he’s awaiting final approval by the convention officials.

Cross has performed escapes at many public events and venues, including television shows like Greece’s Got Talent, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and more.

If this event is approved and actually happens, The Boba Bounty invites any convention-goers to post send us pictures from the event.