Star Wars

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A saga about heroes, lightsabers, dualism and spaceships, created by George Lucas in 1977.

The first video game about Star Wars was released in 1979.

LucasArts, Domark and Parker Brothers has published most of these games

The Jedi signature lightsaber was originally a ceremonial weapon around 26 thousand years ago, it turned into an energy weapon around 15 thousand years ago (vibroblades were used prior), and finally reached its miniaturized form about 7 thousand years ago (before this they were wired to a separate power pack on the wielder's waist and had some other more pertinent issues besides the wires). No game is set in such ancient times yet, though some comics and books are.
Implied:
* Alternate universe
* Aliens
* Robots - droids
* Laser bolts

Common:
* Psychic powers - The Force, no better alternative exists currently to categorize it (magic is close second, but psionics fits it better).

Historical periods:
* Skywalker epoch
* Old Republic
* Draggulch Period (New Sith Wars)
Critics might say that George Lucas mixed Flash Gordon and Akira Kurosawa, together with some science fiction novels, comic books, The Wizard of Oz, and sewed it all up with Joseph Campbell's ideas on the structure of myth...
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Parent group

Movie tie-in

Child groups

Star Wars: Old Republic, Star Wars: Skywalker epoch, Tauntauns, Wampa

Most popular characters

Bastila Shan, Visas Marr, Anakin Skywalker, Carth Onasi, Luke Skywalker, Darth Nihilus, Darth Sion, HK-47, Leia Organa, Kyle Katarn, Jan Ors, Atton Rand, Brianna, Starkiller, Kreia
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Platforms

Windows 46
Xbox 14
PS2 13
Nintendo DS 10
MS-DOS 10
Linux 9
X360 9
PSP 9
GBA 8
Mac OS X 7
PS 7
PS3 7
GameCube 7
C64 7
Wii 6
Commodore PET 6
ZX Spectrum 6
Arcade 6
Mac OS Classic 5
Atari 2600 5
Atari 400/800 5
Android 5
N64 4
iOS 4
Amstrad CPC 4
PS4 4
Xbox One 4
BBC 3
Amiga 3
Apple II E 3

By year

A1977 - Star Wars (Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope) (Movie)
B1980 - Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (Movie)
C1982 - First Game (Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back)
D1983 - Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (Movie)
E1984 - Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure
F1985 - Ewoks: The Battle for Endor
G1999 - Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (Movie)
H2002 - Star Wars: Attack of the Clones (Movie)
I2003 - Star Wars: Clone Wars (animated) (TV series)
J2005 - Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith (Movie)
K2008 - Star Wars: The Clone Wars (animated) (TV series)
L2013 - EA acquires exclusive license for Star Wars (Business)
M2015 - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Movie)
N2016 - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Movie)
O2017 - Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Movie)
P2018 - Solo: A Star Wars Story (Movie)
Q2019 - The Mandalorian (TV series)
2019 - Fortnite x Star Wars event
2019 - Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

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