It doesn’t matter in case you favor Alec Guinness or Ewan McGregor within the position, there’s no denying that Obi-Wan Kenobi is among the hottest and iconic figures in Star Wars lore. A key character in each the Authentic and Prequel Trilogies, the legendary Jedi will even be getting a few of the gaps in his backstory crammed in when the upcoming Disney Plus restricted sequence ultimately hits our screens.
Only a few franchises in historical past have been re-watched, analyzed and dissected as closely or as typically as Star Wars, and in consequence, followers are nonetheless selecting up new particulars over 40 years after A New Hope arrived and immediately grew to become some of the influential, essential and iconic blockbusters ever made.
Obi-Wan performs a pivotal position within the first two trilogies, first because the wizened outdated sage who places a younger Luke Skywalker on the trail to greatness, after which as a mentor to the Jedi’s Chosen One, though he in the end fails to cease Anakin’s flip to the Darkish Aspect regardless of his greatest efforts. Now, nonetheless, Star Wars followers have realized that Obi-Wan’s remaining second is much more poignant within the context of the primary six installments of the Skywalker Saga, and you may try the massive reveal under.
Do you ever take into consideration how the very last thing Obi Wan sees is Luke and Leia, lastly reunited after 19 years pic.twitter.com/bbMzFqkL83
— ☀︎ Mads ☀︎ (@lite_thespark) September 3, 2020
In fact, Obi-Wan won’t have been too thrilled when he noticed Anakin and Leia reunited when he separated them with a view to conceal their true heritage after which they each discovered themselves caught within the clutches of Darth Vader anyway, but it surely simply goes to point out how effectively George Lucas deliberate out even the smallest moments within the franchise. And regardless of the varied criticisms of his writing and directing talents, the Star Wars creator positively is aware of his approach round constructing a mythology.