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Who is Snoke and how did he come to power? [duplicate]

With the release of The Last Jedi and related material, do we find out the origins and Snoke's rise to power? How did another such powerful Sith lord hide from Palpatine and quickly after his demise, ...
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Did darth plagueis ever make any appearances and if so how similar does he look to Snoke? [duplicate]

I've been reading some through some fan theories lately and I really feel like believing the fact the Plagueis somehow avoided his death and made it all the way through to TFA. I've seen some apparent ...
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How was the Chosen One meant to bring balance to the Force?

The legend of the Chosen One foretold the coming of a being who would restore balance to the Force. Now we know that Anakin Skywalker was the Chosen One, but how exactly was he supposed to restore ...
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Is Kylo Ren a Sith?

Kylo Ren is obsessed with Darth Vader and vows to finish what he started. He wields a red lightsaber. He opposes the Jedi. He fights for the Empire... err First Order Does that mean he is a Sith?
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Did Sidious really kill Plagueis in his sleep?

Palpatine was talking to Anakin about Darth Plagueis in Revenge of the Sith: Unfortunately, he taught his apprentice everything he knew. Then his apprentice killed him in his sleep. The whole ...
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Is there any evidence in The Force Awakens towards or against Jar-Jar being Snoke?

There was a popular fan theory on Reddit that Jar Jar Binks was really Supreme Leader Snoke. Was there anything in Star Wars: The Force Awakens or any of its novelizations that would lead evidence ...
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Is Snoke human?

Do we have any canon description of whether Snoke is human or not? He certainly appears to be simply a disfigured human, tall in stature. Yet Wookieepedia describes him as "Force-sensitive humanoid ...
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In terms of midichlorians, does Episode VII's main protagonist have the highest count in the SW universe?

Is the force stronger with Rey than with any other Star Wars character to date, including Yoda and young Anakin? Despite the fact Rey was completely unaware of the existence of the force, she was ...
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What is J.J. Abrams opinion of fan theory of Jar Jar as the ultimate Sith Lord?

There is a popular fan theory originating on Reddit thread covering this topic. I have always thought Jar Jar held a more substantial role in the Star Wars universe. His action to give Palpatine ...
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In the new canon what do we actually know about Darth Plagueis?

I read and loved Darth Plagueis but with all the recent changes to what is and isn't canon I'm losing track. There's a common theory that Supreme Leader Snoke is Darth Plagueis, most are discounted ...
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Do we know Snoke predates the Empire?

In this comment, DVK says: Snoke ... we still have no idea who he is but he predates Galactic Empire... Having seen the film twice, I can't remember how we would know that, I don't recall ...
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How does Anakin 'bringing balance to the force' impact on The Force Awakens?

In Star Wars Episode 1 we hear Mace Windu say: "You refer to the prophecy of the one who will bring balance to the Force. You believe it's this…boy?" So I get that we had lots of good Jedi, and ...