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Star Wars is a multimedia franchise that started in 1977 by creator George Lucas. After the release of Star Wars: Episode IV- A New Hope (originally just titled Star Wars), the franchise quickly exploded, spawning multiple sequels, prequels, TV shows, video games, comics, and much more. After Disney acquired the rights to the franchise, they quickly expanded the universe on Disney+, starting with The Mandalorian.

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10 Sith Lords Powerful Enough To Even Beat Darth Vader

Darth Vader is the most iconic Sith Lord in Star Wars, but there were 10 Sith who were just as powerful and could easily have bested him in combat.

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1 Canon Sith Lord Has A Force Lightning Power That Palpatine Could Only Dream Of

Palpatine was the first Star Wars movie character to use Force Lightning, yet one other canon Star Wars Sith has the strongest version of this power.

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Star Wars Rebels
10 Harsh Realities Of Rewatching Star Wars Rebels 9 Years Later

As Ahsoka approaches, rewatching Star Wars Rebels is almost essential, yet it can reveal some harsh truths about the animated show 9 years later.

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C-3PO Just Officially Betrayed Luke Skywalker and the Rebellion

C-3PO has been overtaken by a malevolent force in the Star Wars galaxy, and as a result, has officially betrayed Luke Skywalker and the Rebellion.

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6 Actors Who Almost Played Obi-Wan Kenobi In Star Wars

Ewan McGregor and Alec Guinness brought Obi-Wan Kenobi to life - but some other iconic actors almost got to join Star Wars in this role instead.

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There's One Big Problem With Return Of The Jedi's Ending (And Rise Of Skywalker Made It Worse)

A Return of the Jedi theory suggests that Endor would be devastated by the Death Star II's destruction, a problem worsened by The Rise of Skywalker.

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Star Wars Has Misunderstood George Lucas' Sith Rule Of Two For 24 Years

Introduced at the beginning of the Skywalker saga, it can be argued that Star Wars has misunderstood the purpose of the Sith Lords' Rule of Two.

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Star Wars Has Been Setting Up Its TRUE Mandalorian Jedi Since 2014

Although it was theorized that Grogu would have become the newest Mandalorian Jedi, Star Wars has been setting up the true Mando Jedi ever since 2014.

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8 New Force Powers Introduced In The Star Wars Sequel Trilogy

The Star Wars sequel trilogy added new Force powers to canon, redefining what the Jedi could achieve and expanding on ideas from previous films.

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Rogue One Was Star Wars' Oppenheimer Movie (And That's Why It's So Great)

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Christopher Nolan's Oppenheimer drew inspiration from the same story, highlighting the greatness of each film.

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Star Wars Rebels
Why Darth Maul's Duel With Vader Was Cut From Star Wars Rebels - And Why It Was The Right Call

Darth Maul and Darth Vader were originally meant to duel each other on Malachor in Star Wars Rebels, but Dave Filoni correctly scrapped the idea.

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Ahsoka (2023)
Ahsoka's Inquisitor Risks Creating A Major Star Wars Original Trilogy Plot Hole

Marrok the Inquisitor will debut in the upcoming Ahsoka show on Disney+, but this may create a plot hole for the original Star Wars trilogy.

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Amazing Rise Of Skywalker Concept Art Shows How Powerful Dark Rey Could Have Been

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker's concept art shows just how powerful Dark Rey could have been - setting up an amazing battle with Kylo Ren!

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After 21 Years, Star Wars Is Still Explaining The 20 Jedi Who Abandoned The Order (And Some Became Sith)

The Lost 20 were introduced in Attack of the Clones - twenty Jedi Masters who abandoned the Order. But they're still a mystery - what do we know?

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"More Machine Than Man": Darth Vader Is Officially the Key to Droids Using the Force

Marvel's Star Wars: Dark Droids crossover event introduces one of the franchise's most dangerous villains ever, and it has its sights set on Vader.

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10 Times Star Wars Movies Told The Same Story Twice

Star Wars movies are full of moments that rhyme with previous films, and there are multiple examples of when the saga told the same story twice.

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Darth Vader's Armor Makes Him The Perfect Jedi Killer

Darth Vader’s armor is often associated with how slow and clunky Anakin becomes inside of it, but it actually makes him the perfect Jedi killer.

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Star Wars Has Brought Back One Of The Strangest Lightsaber Types - But Will We Ever See It?

There are many different types of lightsaber in Star Wars - but one of the most surprising has actually become canon. What is the guard shoto?

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Star Wars Rebels
The Darkest Star Wars Rebels Story Was Never Told

While Star Wars Rebels did delve into mature narratives, the darkest story set up by The Mandalorian was never shown for the animated heroes.

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How Darth Vader Really Looks According To The Force

Darth Vader's form according to the Force is even darker, as a Star Wars comic from 2017 showed the Sith Lord's true appearance.