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Star Wars FAQ

What is the Sarlacc?

In Return of the Jedi, Jabba orders Han, Luke and Chewbacca to be executed by having them thrown into the Sarlacc pitt. …

What are Kaadu?

Kaadu are those large beasts that the Gungans ride into battle. Kaadu were domesticated long ago by the Gungans who then lived …

What are Gungans?

The most famous Gungan of them all is, of course, Jar Jar Binks. However, there is more to their illustrious species. Gungans …

What is a Bulk Transport?

Cargo ships that are the workhorses of the galaxy, they haul goods from planet to planet. Lightly armed bulk freighters depend upon …

What are Dianogas?

When the strange creature in the garbage compactor attacks Luke, Leia, Hand and Chewbacca in 1977’s, one may wonder where the creature …

What was the X-Wing Fighter?

One of the Rebel Alliance’s most advanced fighters, the X-wing plays a major role in the assault on the first Death Star. …

What is an Assault Frigate?

These Rebel, and later New Republic ships are actually Imperial Dreadnaught heavy cruisers that have been painstakingly and cleverly modified to create …

What is the Corellian Gunship?

A dedicated combat capital ship, it is designed to be fast and deadly. At 120 metres long, it usually carries eight double …

What are Bothans?

Mon Mothma mentions Bothan spies in Return of the Jedi and with no further mention of their kind in the rest of …

What are Jawas?

Intelligent but smelly scavengers of the desert, these rodent-like creatures are natives of Tatooine. About a meter tall and constantly jabbering in …

Is Star Wars Based on a Book?

No. Though release of the novelization of the first Star Wars film preceded that of the film, Star Wars was always imagined, …