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Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise. Within the original trilogy he is portrayed by Alec Guinness, while in the prequel trilogy a younger version of the character is portrayed by Ewan McGregor. In the original trilogy, he is a mentor to Luke Skywalker, to whom he introduces the ways of the Jedi. In the prequel trilogy, he is a master and friend to Anakin Skywalker. He is frequently featured as a main character in various other Star Wars
Star Wars
media. Guinness's portrayal of Obi-Wan in the original Star Wars
Star Wars
(1977) remains the only time an actor has received an Academy Award nomination (Best Supporting Actor) for acting in a Star Wars
Star Wars
film.

Contents

1 Appearances

1.1 Original trilogy 1.2 Prequel trilogy 1.3 Sequel trilogy 1.4 Television 1.5 Novels and comics 1.6 Legends

1.6.1 Novels 1.6.2 Video games 1.6.3 Comic books

1.7 Presumed planned Anthology film

2 Cultural impact 3 References 4 Bibliography 5 External links

Appearances[edit] Original trilogy[edit] Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
is introduced in the original Star Wars
Star Wars
living as the hermit Ben Kenobi on the planet Tatooine. When Luke Skywalker
Luke Skywalker
and the droid C-3PO
C-3PO
wander off in search of the lost droid R2-D2, Obi-Wan rescues them from a band of native Tusken Raiders. At Obi-Wan's home, R2-D2
R2-D2
plays a recording of Princess Leia
Princess Leia
saying that R2-D2
R2-D2
contains the plans for the Death Star, the Galactic Empire's superweapon. Leia asks him to deliver the droid and the plans safely to the planet Alderaan
Alderaan
in order to help the Rebel Alliance. Obi-Wan reveals his true identity and explains that he is a Jedi
Jedi
Master, a member of an ancient group of warriors that were hunted down and exterminated by his apprentice Darth Vader, the apparent killer of Luke's father. He gives Luke his father's lightsaber and asks him to accompany him to Alderaan and take up Jedi
Jedi
training. Luke declines, but after finding that his uncle Owen and aunt Beru have been killed by Imperial troops, he agrees to go with Obi-Wan to Alderaan
Alderaan
and to train as a Jedi. In the spaceport city Mos Eisley, Obi-Wan uses the Force to trick Imperial troops into letting them through a military checkpoint. They enter a local cantina and make a deal with two smugglers, Han Solo
Han Solo
and Chewbacca, to fly them to Alderaan
Alderaan
aboard their ship, the Millennium Falcon. During the journey, Obi-Wan begins instructing Luke in lightsaber combat. He suddenly becomes weak and tells Luke of "a great disturbance in the Force". Emerging from hyperspace, the party finds that Alderaan
Alderaan
has been destroyed by the Empire, and the Falcon is attacked by an Imperial TIE Fighter. The trio chases the TIE fighter to the Death Star, and subsequently get caught in the space station's tractor beam. On board the Death Star, Obi-Wan shuts down the tractor beam, but Darth Vader
Darth Vader
confronts him and they engage in a lightsaber duel. Obi-Wan uses the duel to distract Vader as Luke, Leia, Han and Chewbacca
Chewbacca
escape to the Falcon. Although Vader strikes Obi-Wan down, his body mysteriously vanishes the moment he dies. At the climax of the film during the Rebel attack on the Death Star, Obi-Wan speaks to Luke through the Force to help him destroy the Imperial station. In The Empire Strikes Back, Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
appears several times as a spirit through the Force. On the planet Hoth, he appears to instruct Luke to go to the planet Dagobah to find the exiled Jedi
Jedi
Master Yoda. Despite Yoda's skepticism, Obi-Wan convinces his old master to continue Luke's training. He appears later to beseech Luke not to leave Dagobah to try to rescue his friends on Cloud City, although Luke ignores this advice.[2] In Return of the Jedi, Obi-Wan again appears to Luke after Yoda's death on Dagobah. Obi-Wan acknowledges that Darth Vader
Darth Vader
is indeed Luke's father, revealed by Vader himself in the previous film and confirmed by Yoda
Yoda
on his deathbed, and also reveals that Leia is Luke's twin sister. After the Rebels destroy the second Death Star
Death Star
and defeat the Empire, Obi-Wan appears at the celebration on Endor, alongside the spirits of Yoda
Yoda
and the redeemed Anakin Skywalker (Vader's former Jedi
Jedi
self).[3] Prequel trilogy[edit] In Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
appears as the Jedi
Jedi
Padawan (or student) of Jedi
Jedi
Master Qui-Gon Jinn.[4] He accompanies his master in negotiations with the Trade Federation, which is blockading the planet Naboo with a fleet of spaceships. After they are attacked by battle droids and forced to retreat to Naboo, Obi-Wan and Qui-Gon rescue Queen Padmé Amidala
Padmé Amidala
through the help of native Gungan
Gungan
Jar Jar Binks
Jar Jar Binks
and escape in a spaceship toward Coruscant, the Republic capital. Their ship is damaged in the escape, however, and they are forced to land on Tatooine, where they discover a young Anakin Skywalker. Qui-Gon senses Anakin's extraordinarily strong link to the Force and brings the boy to Coruscant
Coruscant
to begin Jedi training, although Obi-Wan expresses concerns. When Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan return to Naboo to defeat the Trade Federation, they are met by Sith
Sith
Lord Darth Maul. When Maul mortally wounds Qui-Gon in the ensuing duel, Obi-Wan rushes to fight Darth Maul, who nearly kills him. However, Obi-Wan manages to turn the tables and defeat Maul, slicing him in half and sending him plunging down a vast reactor shaft. He promises to fulfill Qui-Gon's dying wish of training Anakin in the ways of the Jedi, with or without the Council's blessing. Yoda
Yoda
proclaims Obi-Wan a Jedi
Jedi
Knight and reluctantly allows him to take Anakin on as his own Padawan.[5][6]

Ewan McGregor
Ewan McGregor
as Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
in Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones

In Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, set 10 years later, Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
is now a respected Jedi
Jedi
Knight and the master of Anakin Skywalker. The two have formed a close friendship, although Anakin is arrogant and believes Obi-Wan is "holding him back". After they save Senator Amidala from an assassination attempt, Obi-Wan goes on a solo mission and traces the bounty hunters involved to the planet Kamino, where he learns of a massive clone army that the planet's inhabitants are building for the Republic. He is introduced to bounty hunter Jango Fett, the clones' template, and the two fight after Obi-Wan deduces that Fett must be behind the attempted assassination. Fett escapes to the planet Geonosis with his clone son while Obi-Wan is in pursuit. On Geonosis, Obi-Wan discovers that a conspiracy of star systems bent on secession from the Republic is led by Jedi-turned- Sith
Sith
Lord Count Dooku, Qui-Gon's old master. After sending a message to Anakin, Obi-Wan is captured, interrogated, and sentenced to death by Dooku. A cadre of Jedi
Jedi
arrives with the clone army just in time to prevent the executions. Obi-Wan and Anakin confront Dooku during the ensuing battle but are defeated in a lightsaber duel. Yoda
Yoda
intervenes and saves their lives, at the cost of Dooku's escape.[7] In Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, set three years later, Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
is a Jedi
Jedi
Master, a member of the Jedi
Jedi
Council and a General in the Army of the Republic. Jedi
Jedi
Knight Anakin Skywalker remains Obi-Wan's partner and the two have become war heroes and best friends. The film opens with the two on a rescue mission to save the kidnapped Supreme Chancellor Palpatine
Palpatine
from Separatist commander General Grievous
General Grievous
onboard his starship. Count Dooku
Count Dooku
discovers the attempt and fights the Jedi, knocking Obi-Wan unconscious; while Obi-Wan is out cold, Anakin defeats Dooku and executes him on Palpatine's orders. Soon after returning to Coruscant, Obi-Wan is called away to the planet Utapau to track down the escaped Grievous. After finding the Separatist encampment, Obi-Wan fights Grievous and eventually kills the cyborg with a blaster after failing to overcome him in hand-to-hand combat. When Palpatine— who is secretly the Sith Lord Darth Sidious— issues Order 66
Order 66
to have the clone troopers turn on the Jedi, Obi-Wan survives the attempt on his life and escapes, rendezvousing with Yoda
Yoda
and Senator Bail Organa
Bail Organa
of Alderaan
Alderaan
aboard Organa's ship Tantive IV. Returning to Coruscant, he and Yoda
Yoda
discover that every Jedi
Jedi
in the Jedi
Jedi
Temple has been murdered. After sending a beacon to all surviving Jedi
Jedi
to scatter across the galaxy and remain in hiding, a heartbroken Obi-Wan watches security footage revealing that it was Anakin — who is now Sidious' Sith
Sith
apprentice Darth Vader— who led the slaughter. Yoda
Yoda
charges Obi-Wan with hunting down Vader, while Yoda
Yoda
fights Sidious. Obi-Wan is loath to fight his best friend but reluctantly accepts. Obi-Wan visits Padmé to learn of Vader's whereabouts and realizes that Vader is the father of her unborn child. When Padmé sets out to the volcanic planet Mustafar
Mustafar
to confront her husband herself, Obi-Wan secretly stows away in the ship. After they arrive on Mustafar, Obi-Wan reveals himself and confronts Vader. After a long and ferocious lightsaber duel, Obi-Wan defeats Vader by severing his legs and left arm; as Vader catches fire beside a lava river, Obi-Wan takes his former friend's lightsaber and leaves him to die. Unknown to Obi-Wan, Vader is rescued by Sidious and reconstructed into the cyborg first seen in the original trilogy. Obi-Wan takes Padmé to a remote asteroid belt, where she dies after giving birth to twins Luke and Leia. Afterwards, Yoda
Yoda
instructs Obi-Wan to give Luke to his uncle Owen and aunt Beru on Tatooine, and reveals that Qui-Gon's spirit has returned from the Force to continue Obi-Wan's training. Obi-Wan hands Luke off to his family and goes into exile on Tatooine. Sequel trilogy[edit] In Star Wars: The Force Awakens, set 30 years after Return of the Jedi, the protagonist Rey hears Obi-Wan's voice when she touches the lightsaber that previously belonged to Luke. Obi-Wan calls out to Rey, before saying the words of encouragement he gave to Luke during his training on the Millennium Falcon: "These are your first steps." James Arnold Taylor
James Arnold Taylor
recorded lines for Obi-Wan, but this was replaced by a combination of newly recorded dialogue from Ewan McGregor
Ewan McGregor
and archival audio of Guinness.[8] Television[edit]

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Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
is a main character in the animated micro-series Star Wars: Clone Wars and the CGI animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, voiced by James Arnold Taylor. In both series, Obi-Wan is a general in the Clone Wars, and he and Anakin have many adventures fighting the Separatists. The latter series highlights his numerous confrontations with General Grievous, his adversarial relationship with Dark Jedi
Jedi
Asajj Ventress, his romance with Duchess Satine Kryze, and the return of his old enemy Darth Maul. In Star Wars
Star Wars
Rebels, set five years before A New Hope, Obi-Wan appears as a hologram in the pilot episode "Spark of Rebellion". In the Season 3 episode "Visions and Voices", protagonist Ezra Bridger discovers that Obi-Wan is alive on Tatooine; Obi-Wan's old nemesis Darth Maul finds him as well.[9] In the episode "Twin Suns", Maul is shown wandering the desert of Tatooine
Tatooine
searching for Obi-Wan. Maul lures Ezra and uses him to draw Obi-Wan out. Obi-Wan rescues Ezra from dying from heat exhaustion and advises him to stay with the Rebellion. Maul appears and engages Obi-Wan in a lightsaber duel, but Obi-Wan mortally wounds him. With his dying breath, Maul asks Obi-Wan if he is protecting the "Chosen One"; Obi-Wan replies that he is. After Maul's death, Obi-Wan is seen watching over Luke Skywalker
Luke Skywalker
from a distance.[10] In Rebels, Obi-Wan was voiced by Stephen Stanton, who replaced James Arnold Taylor.[11][12] Rebels creator Dave Filoni, who worked with the character during the full duration of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, said he considered asking McGregor to reprise and voice the role.[13] Novels and comics[edit] Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
appears briefly in the novel Dark Disciple, based on unfinished episodes from The Clone Wars. The Marvel Comics
Marvel Comics
five issue mini-series Obi-Wan and Anakin focuses on the title characters between The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones. In the Star Wars
Star Wars
main comic series, Luke Skywalker
Luke Skywalker
goes to Obi-Wan's abandoned house on Tatooine, and finds his diary.[14][15] Legends[edit] In April 2014, most of the licensed Star Wars
Star Wars
novels and comics produced since the original 1977 film Star Wars
Star Wars
were rebranded by Lucasfilm
Lucasfilm
as Star Wars
Star Wars
Legends and declared non-canon to the franchise.[16][17][18] Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
appears extensively in the Star Wars
Star Wars
expanded universe of comic books and novels. Novels[edit] Obi-Wan's life prior to The Phantom Menace is portrayed mostly in Jude Watson's Jedi
Jedi
Apprentice and Jedi
Jedi
Quest series. The Jedi
Jedi
Apprentice books follow his adventures as Qui-Gon's Padawan. Notable events in the series include battling the Dark Jedi
Jedi
Xanatos and going on his first independent mission. The Jedi
Jedi
Quest books detail his adventures with Anakin in the years leading up to Attack of the Clones. His heroism just before and during the Clone Wars is portrayed in novels such as Outbound Flight, The Approaching Storm, and The Cestus Deception. Obi-Wan's life between Revenge of the Sith
Sith
and A New Hope is portrayed mostly in Jude Watson's The Last of the Jedi
Jedi
series. Set roughly a year after the fall of the Republic, the series follows Obi-Wan as he seeks out possible survivors of the Great Jedi
Jedi
Purge, most notably Anakin's former rival, Ferus Olin. The books also portray Obi-Wan adjusting to life as a hermit on Tatooine
Tatooine
and quietly watching over Luke. He also discovers that Vader is still alive after seeing him on the Holonet, the galaxy's official news source. Obi-Wan appears in the final chapter of Dark Lord: The Rise of Darth Vader, set just after the events in Revenge of the Sith. He is also the protagonist in John Jackson Miller's novel Star Wars: Kenobi, which takes place during his exile on Tatooine. Obi-Wan appears in spirit form in many novels set after Return of the Jedi. In The Truce at Bakura, he appears to Luke to warn him about the threat presented by the Ssi-ruuk; in The Lost City of the Jedi, he guides Luke to the titular city on Yavin
Yavin
IV; in Heir to the Empire, meanwhile, he bids farewell to Luke, explaining that he must abandon his spiritual form to "move on" to a new, higher plane of consciousness. Before parting, Luke says that Obi-Wan was like a father to him, and Obi-Wan replies that he loved Luke like a son. Video games[edit] Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
appears in several video games. He is a playable character in all four Lego Star Wars
Star Wars
video games, as well as Battlefront II and Renegade Squadron. He is also the lead character in Star Wars: Obi-Wan. The older version is only playable in Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy and Star Wars: The Complete Saga, and Star Wars
Star Wars
Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
Sith
multiplayer mode and Death Star bonus mission Star Wars: Renegade Squadron, and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed in multiplayer mode and the droid PROXY disguises as him. He also appears in Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Jedi
Jedi
Alliance, Star Wars: Jedi
Jedi
Power Battles and Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Lightsaber
Lightsaber
Duels as a playable character. He is also playable in the strategy game Star Wars: Empire at War. He is a playable character in Disney Infinity 3.0. Comic books[edit] In the comic book series Star Wars: Republic, Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
faces many grave threats while fighting against the Separatists. Among other notable storylines, he is kidnapped and tortured by Asajj Ventress before being rescued by Anakin ("Hate & Fear"), and apprehends corrupted Jedi
Jedi
Master Quinlan Vos
Quinlan Vos
("The Dreadnaughts of Rendili"). Throughout the series, he grows increasingly wary of Palpatine's designs on the Republic and his influence on Anakin. In the non-canon story "Old Wounds", set a few years after the events of Revenge of the Sith, Obi-Wan confronts Darth Maul
Darth Maul
on Tatooine
Tatooine
to protect Luke. The duel ends when Owen Lars
Owen Lars
shoots and kills Maul; he then warns Obi-Wan to stay away from his nephew. Through the Force, Obi-Wan reassures Luke that he will be there for him when needed. Presumed planned Anthology film[edit] Since the announcement of the sequel trilogy, Ewan McGregor
Ewan McGregor
has also expressed interest in returning to the role, albeit for an Obi-Wan spin-off film, should he be approached; wanting to tell a story between Episode III and IV.[19] A fan-trailer for an Obi-Wan film, with footage from the film Last Days in the Desert, has been widely praised by fans.[20] Lucasfilm
Lucasfilm
and McGregor have denied the development of such film, despite fans' continued interest, and rumors. Despite being nothing but rumors, the film was voted as the most wanted anthology film in a pool by The Hollywood Reporter.[21] Days before the Star Wars
Star Wars
Rebels episode "Twin Suns" aired, McGregor said he would like to do it, if Lucasfilm
Lucasfilm
wanted him to.[22] On August 17, 2017, it was reported[23] that there are plans for a stand-alone Star Wars
Star Wars
movie about Obi-Wan Kenobi. No casting or script decisions have been made yet. It is currently unclear what part of Obi-Wan's life will be portrayed. In August 2017, Stephen Daldry
Stephen Daldry
was reported to be directing the film.[24] While no casting decisions have been made, Ewan McGregor
Ewan McGregor
has said he would be open to reprising the role of Obi-Wan.[25] In December, 2017, it was reported that an Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
anthology film was eying a potential January 2019 production-start date.[26] Cultural impact[edit] The character is loosely inspired by General Makabe Rokurōta, a character from Akira Kurosawa's film The Hidden Fortress, played by Toshiro Mifune
Toshiro Mifune
(whom series creator George Lucas
George Lucas
also considered casting as Obi-Wan).[27] Mad magazine parodied the original film under the title Star Roars and included a character named 'Oldie Von Moldie', a grizzled 97-year-old whose lightsaber runs on an extension cord. The Shanghai
Shanghai
nightclub shown in the beginning of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom is called "Club Obi-Wan" (Lucas wrote both the Star Wars
Star Wars
and Indiana Jones
Indiana Jones
series). A real bar/club by this name existed in the Xihai district of Beijing, China
China
but closed in the summer of 2010. The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!
The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!
episode "Star Koopa" (a spoof of Star Wars) also had its own parody of Obi-Wan called 'Obi-Wan Toadi', and the live-action segment "Zenned Out Mario" featured a parody called "Obi-Wan Cannoli". The 1998 Animaniacs episode "Star Warners" (which spoofed Star Wars) featured Slappy Squirrel portraying a parody of Obi-Wan as 'Slappy Wanna Nappy'. In the Family Guy
Family Guy
episode "Blue Harvest", Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
is parodied by the character Herbert. In the short film Thumb Wars, Obi-Wan is parodied as the character "Oobedoob Benubi". In the film, his full name is 'Oobedoob Scooby-Doobi Benubi, the silliest name in the galaxy.' In the 1977 Star Wars
Star Wars
parody Hardware Wars, Obi-Wan is parodied by the character "Augie Ben Doggie". The TV Tropes
TV Tropes
website[28] uses Obi-Wan's name for the archetype mentor figure. Guinness received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination for his portrayal of Obi-Wan Kenobi. In the parody song "The Saga Begins", released approximately one month after the release of Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, "Weird Al" Yankovic
"Weird Al" Yankovic
sings a humorous summary of the plot of that film from Obi-Wan's perspective, to the tune of the song "American Pie." In 2003, the American Film Institute
American Film Institute
selected Obi-Wan Kenobi
Obi-Wan Kenobi
as the 37th greatest movie hero of all time.[29] He was also listed as IGN's third greatest Star Wars
Star Wars
character,[30] as well as one of UGO Networks's favorite heroes of all time.[31] In 2004, the Council of the Commune Lubicz in Poland
Poland
passed a resolution giving the name "Obi-Wan Kenobi" to one of the streets in Grabowiec, a small village near Toruń.[32] The street was named in 2005. The spelling of the street name, Obi-Wana Kenobiego is the genitive form of the noun in the Polish language: (the street) of Obi-Wan Kenobi.[33] Guardian cartoonist Steve Bell portrayed Jeremy Corbyn, current leader of the British Labour Party, as Obi-Wan Kenobi.[34] References[edit]

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Fictional universe of Star Wars

Concepts

The Force Architecture Languages Physics

Organizations

First Order Galactic Empire Galactic Republic Jedi New Republic Rebel Alliance Resistance Sith

Characters

Admiral Ackbar Padmé Amidala Cassian Andor Wedge Antilles Cad Bane Darth Bane BB-8 Jar Jar Binks C-3PO Lando Calrissian Chewbacca Lieutenant Connix Poe Dameron Count Dooku Jyn Erso Boba Fett Jango Fett Finn (FN-2187) Saw Gerrera Greedo Tag Greenley General Grievous HK-47 Jabba the Hutt General Hux Mara Jade Kanan Jarrus Qui-Gon Jinn K-2SO Maz Kanata Kyle Katarn Obi-Wan Kenobi Kreia Orson Krennic Darth Maul Nien Nunb Leia Organa Bink Otauna Emperor Palpatine Captain Phasma Admiral Piett R2-D2 Kylo Ren
Kylo Ren
(Ben Solo) Revan Rey Captain Rex Bodhi Rook Bail Organa Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader Luke Skywalker Supreme Leader Snoke Han Solo Jacen Solo Starkiller Ahsoka Tano Grand Moff Tarkin Grand Admiral Thrawn Rose Tico Asajj Ventress Watto Wicket W. Warrick Mace Windu Yoda

Lists

The Clone Wars characters Rebels characters Legends characters

KotOR

Groups

Militaries

Clone trooper Stormtrooper Droid Army Rogue Squadron

Families

Skywalker Solo

Music Bands

Figrin D'an and the Modal Nodes Max Rebo Band

Planets and moons

Alderaan Bespin Coruscant Dagobah Endor Hoth Jakku Kashyyyk Naboo Tatooine Yavin

Species

A–E

Bantha Droid Ewok

F–J

Hutt

K–O P–T

Sarlacc Tusken Raiders

U–Z

Wookiee

List of creatures

Technology

Weapons

Blaster Death Star Lightsaber

Terrestrial vehicles

Landspeeder Speeder bike Sandcrawler Walkers

Starfighters

A-wing B-wing TIE fighter X-wing Y-wing

Spacecraft

Death Star Millennium Falcon Mon Calamari cruiser Star Destroyer Tantive IV

Other

Clone Wars Galactic Civil War Mos Eisley

Mos Eisley Cantina

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Feature films

Saga

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back Return of the Jedi The Phantom Menace Attack of the Clones Revenge of the Sith The Force Awakens The Last Jedi

Anthology

Rogue One Solo

Other

The Clone Wars

Television

Series

Droids Ewoks Clone Wars The Clone Wars

cast episodes

Rebels

characters episodes

Forces of Destiny Detours (unaired)

Films

Holiday Special Caravan of Courage: An Ewok
Ewok
Adventure Ewoks: The Battle for Endor

Production

George Lucas Lucasfilm Cast Characters Changes in film re-releases

Han shot first

Filming locations Opening crawl Sequel trilogy Sources and analogues

Music

Soundtracks

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back Return of the Jedi Ewoks Episode I: The Phantom Menace Episode II: Attack of the Clones Episode III: Revenge of the Sith The Clone Wars The Force Awakens Rogue One The Last Jedi

Themes

" Star Wars
Star Wars
(Main Title)" "The Imperial March" " Ewok
Ewok
Celebration" "Duel of the Fates" "Battle of the Heroes"

Outside media

Attractions

A Galactic Spectacular Jedi
Jedi
Training: Trials of the Temple Star Tours

The Adventures Continue

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Hotel Star Wars
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Hyperspace Mountain Star Wars
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Launch Bay Star Wars
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Weekends Where Science Meets Imagination

Lego

List of sets Droid Tales The Resistance Rises The Freemaker Adventures

Merchandise

Action figures

Kenner

list

Hasbro

Vintage Collection Star Wars
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Transformers

Games Star Wars
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Pez Manga Force Trainer Shepperton Design Studios Trading cards Vinylmation Star Wars
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Rollinz toys

Television specials

The Making of Star Wars SP FX: The Empire Strikes Back From Star Wars
Star Wars
to Jedi: The Making of a Saga

Other

Radio dramatizations Video games

list

Shadows of the Empire Knights of the Old Republic The Force Unleashed The Old Republic Art Books

non-fiction

Comics

list

Expanded universe

characters

Cultural impact

501st Legion Comparison to Star Trek Fan films Parodies Force for Change Jedi
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The Clone Wars

Media

Film Episodes

"Hostage Crisis" "R2 Come Home/Lethal Trackdown" "The Gathering"

Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir (2014, comic) Dark Disciple (2016, novel)

Original characters

Cad Bane Saw Gerrera Captain Rex Ahsoka Tano

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Rebels

Media

Episodes A New Dawn (2014, novel) Servants of the Empire
Servants of the Empire
(2014–2015, novel series) Thrawn (2017, novel)

Characters

Kanan Jarrus Captain Rex Ahsoka Tano Saw Gerrera Grand Admiral Thrawn Wedge Antilles Bail Organa Princess Leia Lando Calrissian C-3PO R2-D2 Darth Maul Yoda Grand Moff Tarkin Anakin Sky

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