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Questions tagged [chosen-one]

A "Chosen One" represents a character (most often the central character) of a story, who has been "chosen" by fate (or another being) to do some great task. Use this tag only to discuss the broader concept of chosen characters

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Old sci-fi cartoon movie about underground slaves, space empire and a Chosen One from 80s/90s [duplicate]

When I was a kid I saw a cartoon probably made in the 80s or early 90s. In this cartoon, underground inhabitants extracted resources under the supervision of overseers/demons. The protagonist ...
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Who was the first Chosen One in sci-fi/fantasy?

From Star Wars to Harry Potter having a Chosen One is very common in science fiction and fantasy. What was the first science fiction or fantasy work to feature a Chosen One? I'd preferably like the ...
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Who chooses the Chosen One?

So the old Jedi legend tells of a Chosen One who will bring balance to the Force. What I'm curious about is - why the "Chosen" One? Who supposedly does the choosing? The Force, as a conscious entity ...
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Could the Jedi have thought Yoda was the Chosen One?

When Yoda was a Padawan, could the Jedi have thought he was the Chosen One?
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Missing text of “The Prophecy of The Chosen One”

Is there some canon source including completely the exact text of "The Prophecy of The Chosen One"? I am reading The Jedi Path, but the pages containing the text are defaced, supposedly by Palpatine.
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Who was “The Chosen One”: Luke or Anakin?

Most would say that Luke is because he is the focus of the first movies (4-6), but Qui-gon said Anakin was "The Chosen One". Who was the real "Chosen One"?