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Jabba The Hutt's Cruel Forgotten History In Star Wars

Star Wars: Max Reebo sheds a new light on the cruelty of Jabba the Hutt, and why his legacy is such an indelible part of Star Wars history.

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Star Wars' Order 65 Could've Been the Perfect Cover for Order 66

Emperor Palpatine was the architect of the Republic's demise. But one decree before Order 66 could've been the perfect cover for his tragic takeover.

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Revenge Of The Sith Proves Why Star Wars Movie Tie-In Games Are A Good Thing

Of all the Star Wars games tied directly to the movies, Revenge of the Sith is easily the best and shows that games of that ilk can be a good thing.

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Marvel's Missing Out On The Ahsoka Comic Book Franchise

Ahsoka Tano has appeared in animated series, movies, and even video games. However, Marvel has yet to give the Jedi warrior her own comic book series.

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Steven Spielberg Contributed to Star Wars' Saddest Moment

Revenge of the Sith featured one of the saddest sequences in Star Wars. But it wouldn't have been nearly as tragic without Steven Spielberg.

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Every Jedi Who Appeared as a Force Ghost in Star Wars

Most Jedi become one with the Force when they die. However, these special few managed to manipulate the Force to return long after their deaths.

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Ahsoka May Use a Forgotten Idea From the Force Awakens

Ahsoka is bringing back a lot of previous Star Wars characters and a concept from The Force Awakens can show them how to bring back one character.

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Star Wars: Mace Windu's Death Was Originally Way Better

Rather than being thrown out a window by Palpatine, Mace Windu almost had a showdown with a different opponent in Star Wars.

M5-BZ, U9-C4, WAC-47, Colonel Meebur Gascon, QT-KT and R2-D2 in a desert like landscape in Star Wars: The Clone Wars 1
Star Wars' R2-D2 Was Part of D-Squad - A Team Whose Heroic Feats Span Eras

With the upcoming return of Star Wars' D-Squad in the comics, here is a look at their origins and heroism in Star Wars: The Clone Wars.

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Everything Star Wars Newcomers Need to Know About Ahsoka Tano

Ahsoka is heading to Disney+, but some viewers may have never dipped into the animated shows and will need to catch up on the character's history.

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What is Thrawn's Endgame In Ahsoka?

Grand Admiral Thrawn is returning in Disney+'s Ahsoka series--but what are his real motivations and what do they mean for the future of Star Wars?

The Gungan leader Boss Nass in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace. 1
Why Boss Nass Look Different From Other Star Wars Gungans

The Star Wars prequels introduced the Gungans and their ruler, Boss Nass, but why did this leader look so different from the rest of his people?

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How an Imperial Spy Targeted Ezra Bridger's Greatest Weakness

Ezra Bridger believed the rebel front to be more unified than it actually was, and his naivete made him an easy target for the Empire.

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Ahsoka's Dark Jedi Have an Interesting Reference to an Original Star Wars Poster

Ahsoka will be a massive event for new fans and old and it seems like the dark Jedi lightsabers have taken a page from the original Star Wars villain.

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Star Wars: Dark Droids Brings Horror Back To A Galaxy Far Far Away

Star Wars: Dark Droids is Luke Skywalker's scariest journey through the galaxy and it proves why the franchise should embrace horror more often.

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Ahsoka Can Complete Another Key Star Wars Character's Story

Ahsoka Tano's story has intersected with many other essential Star Wars characters. Ahsoka can wrap the story of one extremely important clone.

Split Image: Palpatine plots; Ahsoka Tano (Rosario Dawson); Bo Katan broods 1
10 Best Additions Dave Filoni Made to the Star Wars Universe

In his work in Star Wars television, Dave Filoni has added plenty of terrific details, characters, and storylines to the timeless franchise.

Quinlan Vos in fight mode in Star Wars The Clone Wars 1
Star Wars’ Most Unpredictable Jedi Is Overdue for a Spinoff

The Star Wars universe has explored many unique characters in many forms of media. But one of the most dangerous Jedi is in need of a spinoff.

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Andor Gives Cassian His Own ‘Who Shot First’ Moment

Andor's willingness to kill has major implications for the characters and world of Star Wars. This brings up the controversy of "who shot first" again

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Every Star Destroyer LEGO Star Wars Set, Ranked

When it comes to LEGO Star Wars Star Destroyer sets, there's one for every builder skill level, but which set is the best of them all?