Yoda is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe.

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How did Luke know where to land on Dagobah?

In The Empire Strikes Back, Luke crashes his X-Wing on Dagobah after scanning the planet for technology and lifeforms. LUKE (into comlink) I'm not picking up any cities or ...
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How does Luke know of Dagobah?

If I remember correctly, Yoda chose Dagobah for his exile because it had been removed from the Jedi archives at some point and was generally unknown. However, in ESB, Luke seems to know exactly what ...
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Why did Luke not know what Yoda looked like before going to Dagobah?

Since Luke learned about the force and Obi-Wan trained him, he should naturally have been very interested in everything related to the Jedi order. Did he never look at pictures of the old Jedis and ...
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How Obi wan Kenobi disocover that Anakin/Darthvader is still alive ? [duplicate]

I want to know how Obi Wan discover that Anakin/DarthVader is still alive , i have try to find the answer of this question but i cant find it nowhere . (sorry for my english ) , thanks :)
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What did Yoda mean when he said “Strong am I in the force, but not that strong.”?

In Return of the Jedi, as Yoda lies dying, he speaks to to Luke: YODA Soon will I rest. Yes, forever sleep. Earned it, I have. Yoda sits himself on his bed, with great effort. LUKE ...
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What does Yoda wear around his neck?

I visited a Star-Wars exposition this summer and I noticed that Yoda was wearing something strange around his neck: This looks like a small book, what is it?
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Who was Yoda refering to when he said “There is another”

In the original trilogy Yoda refers to another hope. Obi-Wan: "that boy is our last hope" Yoda: "There is another" The assumption being after seeing Return of the Jedi (Episode VI) that the ...
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Why Santa Claus is said to be from “Yoda's species”?

On Wookieepedia's List of Yoda's species members, there is an entry for Santa Claus. Apart from the mention that : In 2006 a limited edition figurine was issued of Yoda dressed in a Santa suit ...
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Was Yoda a Padawan or a Jedi Knight?

I have come across some seemingly contradictory information while reading about Yoda's early life. The Wookieepedia entry on Yoda states: Master Gormo took them to his home where he trained them ...
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What exactly did Yoda die of? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What happened to Yoda? I'm curious - What exactly what Yoda died of? I apologize in advance if there's an obvious answer here but the way he phrased things to Luke gave ...
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At the start of A New Hope are Yoda and Obi-Wan really the last remaining Jedi?

I have never read any star wars books and have no knowledge outside of the star wars films, but after seeing episode III I am left wondering if there are any other Jedi that escape death and remain in ...
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Why did Yoda not take on another apprentice after episode III?

At the end of episode III (or shortly after) the movie story line implies that Yoda goes into hiding on Dagobah. Knowing that he was one of the few remaining Jedi why did he not attempt to find an ...
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How did Yoda watch Luke Skywalker?

From the script of The Empire Strikes Back YODAReady, are you? What know you of ready? For eight hundred years have I trained Jedi. My own counsel will I keep on who is to be trained! A ...
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When & How did Yoda come to know about rule of two?

At the very end of Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace movie, Mace Windu and Yoda had this conversation: Mace Windu: There is no doubt. The mysterious warrior was a Sith. Yoda: Always two ...
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How could/did Luke's rescue attempt destroy what his friends fought for?

While there are good reasons for Luke not to fly to the city in the clouds (according to Jedi doctrine -- e.g. patience, detachment, and so forth), Yoda explains that although his friends could die if ...
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What is Yoda's gender? Is the character male, female, or undefined?

Someone in my office says the character's gender was not defined; I thought Yoda was clearly male. Which one is it?
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Did R2D2 ever meet Yoda prior to Yoda's exile on Dagobah?

Is there a specific proof in the canon (of any kind) showing that R2D2 had met/seen/been aware of existence of Master Yoda at any time between the siege of Naboo and Yoda going into Exile on Dagobah? ...
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Was Yoda fully sane on Dagobah?

Our (and Luke's) original impression of Yoda is by no means flattering. He looks like a crazy hungry green thing that unfortunately has the ability to speak. Yoda digs through Luke's stuff, eats ...
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Where is the rest of Yoda's species?

We never seem to see any beings of Yoda's species - except, of course, Yoda himself. This leads us to the question of where the rest of the li'l critt'rs are. Yoda had to have parents, correct? So ...
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What happened to Yoda?

In the prequels and Clone Wars Yoda is a spry and agile 870 year old. In just a short amount of time in Yoda-years he becomes feeble and decrepit, then suddenly dies. What makes a Yoda so full of ...
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Why does R2-D2 try to electrocute Yoda?

I don't have trouble explaining away most of the other problems that the prequels introduced. However, R2-D2 has an intact memory of the events of those films. He should be aware of what Yoda looks ...