Whether you’re a huge Star Wars nerd, have watched a couple of the
movies, or even only simply heard of the antics that have happened in a galaxy
far, far away, everybody is familiar with Star Wars.
In terms of longevity, few properties have had the same constant fan
demand as Star Wars, as the cinematic franchise and its various spin-offs across
other mediums have been passed from generation to generation. How well do you
really know your Star Wars stuff, though?
Here, we’re going to explore the oldest characters and creatures
ever included in the collected world of Star Wars.
After Disney’s purchase of
Lucasfilm, of course, 2014 saw the majority of the famed Star Wars Expanded
Universe tie-in novels and comics rendered non-canonical. As such, those tales
and their characters are sadly having to be put aside for this article –
meaning no place for old-timers such as Durge, Rell, Arden Lyn, and Rokur
With those names out of equation, then, here are the oldest
characters to ever exist in what is now perceived to be the standard continuity of Star Wars.