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Saga Your number 1 favorite creature/alien/beast from the entire saga?

Discussion in 'Star Wars Saga In-Depth' started by Hoaxer_Poker, Jul 17, 2013.

  1. Lt.Cmdr.Thrawn

    Lt.Cmdr.Thrawn Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Sep 23, 1999
    I interpreted this as "creature." Including "alien" is tough because there are so many to choose from. Of course the rancor is pretty cool. But I think the Empire creatures are creepy in a good way.


  2. Stormtrooper Dave

    Stormtrooper Dave Jedi Youngling star 1

    Jul 23, 2013
    Probably the Dewbacks in A New Hope, but the CGI used in the Special Edition didn't look all that good, especially when the sandtroopers are mounting or dismounting
  3. Count Yubnub

    Count Yubnub Jedi Knight star 4

    Oct 1, 2012

    I shudder to think what happened to those stormtroopers... I guess that's what all those campfires were for.
  4. anakincol

    anakincol Jedi Master star 3

    Jul 28, 2009
    I don't understand why as I child I thought them cute and as a teen I hated them because of the whole teddy bear beating superior technological force thing anymore. As an adult I realized the Ewoks are one of the most savage species we are introduced to in all of Star Wars. They tried to eat Luke, Han, and Chewie. Lord knows what they were gonna do with R2(he was tied up too but I think they were gonna figure out that he was inedible pretty quick) and they may have eaten those stormtroopers and Imperial army soldiers and officers for all we know. I mean has it every been mentioned what happened to the imps that surrendered or were wounded but not mortally? I do not even remember seeing anything about this in the EU, even in the book Truce at Bakura which starts the same immediately after ROTJ while the Rebel Fleet is still in orbit around the forrest moon.
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  5. anakinfansince1983

    anakinfansince1983 Nightsister of Four Realms star 9 Staff Member Manager

    Mar 4, 2011
    That's one thing I like about them. Don't trust someone/something just because it's cute.
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  6. MOC Vober Dand

    MOC Vober Dand Manager Emeritus star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Jan 6, 2004
    I have always liked the taun tauns. Noble creatures they were.
  7. anakincol

    anakincol Jedi Master star 3

    Jul 28, 2009
    Found a pic someone did on google of a zombie ewok eating stormtrooper brains using his helmet as a bowl. I think it is a bit too graphic to post but that image will stick with me now.
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  8. Darth Nerdling

    Darth Nerdling Force Ghost star 4

    Mar 20, 2013
    Ithorians (also known as a hammerhead), Mon Calamari, Jawas, Dugs, Watto's species, rancors, Hutts, the creatures the Gungans ride, and Kaminoans (I love how they move and they have such a unique look).
  9. Krusty the Clone

    Krusty the Clone Jedi Youngling star 1

    Aug 13, 2013
  10. jacktherack

    jacktherack Jedi Master star 4

    Mar 19, 2008
  11. Alexrd

    Alexrd Force Ghost star 5

    Jul 7, 2009
    Same here. I don't know which one is my favourite, but it's definitely one of these four: dewback, ronto, kaadu or eopie.
  12. darth_mccartney

    darth_mccartney Jedi Master star 4

    Jul 3, 2008
    Dewbacks and rontos. Both very very cool! Loved seeing more of them in the special editions!

    FRAGWAGON Jedi Master star 4

    Nov 3, 2012
    I'm partial to the acklay.
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  14. thebeanpole

    thebeanpole Jedi Knight star 2

    Aug 11, 2013
    Rontos for sure:

  15. King Terak

    King Terak Jedi Padawan star 1

    Nov 22, 2012
    Just one??!!....I need a drink.
  16. Jedi Zaven'than

    Jedi Zaven'than Jedi Padawan star 1

    Sep 12, 2013
    Favorite Race
    Whoa, I have quite a few. Jawas, Twi'leks, Mirialans, Zabrak, Chiss. That's all I can think of for now.

    Favorite Species
    Nexu, Acklay, Varactyls, and Tauntauns
  17. Mzukiller

    Mzukiller Jedi Padawan star 2

    Sep 5, 2012
  18. Darth Lixiuus

    Darth Lixiuus Jedi Knight star 1

    Apr 5, 2013
    I'll go for nexu, acklay and the rancor-dragon
  19. thebeanpole

    thebeanpole Jedi Knight star 2

    Aug 11, 2013
    Forgot about the Amanin...quite possibly one of the most creepy, chilling, and vile looking alien species in any movie, but still awesome as hell.

  20. red rose knight

    red rose knight Jedi Master star 4

    Sep 3, 2001
    Varactyl. Boga had so much personality that she just stands out to me.
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  21. JDN21

    JDN21 Jedi Grand Master star 4

    Nov 17, 2004
    Jabba the Hutt. An excellent character design, a disgusting persona and a brilliant sounding voice.
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  22. JediGirl_Angelina

    JediGirl_Angelina Jedi Master star 3

    Jan 12, 2003
    If the TCW counts too, I'd say Hondo Ohnaka (a weequay). :)
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  23. jacktherack

    jacktherack Jedi Master star 4

    Mar 19, 2008
    Was i the only one that thought taun-tauns were cute when they were kids?
  24. Shadow_imperium

    Shadow_imperium Jedi Master

    May 14, 2004
    Gamorreans all the way! I felt sad for the one who was eaten as a kid. As a fan of fantasy I always loved their design, axe wielding brutish pigmen, love um.

    Creature I'd have to say Wampa
  25. SlashMan

    SlashMan Jedi Master star 4

    Feb 5, 2012
    Probably Rodians, they had a pretty far-out design, and really looked cool. I really liked the eyes and the suction cup fingers; a nice twist on the classic sci-fi alien.
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