Questions tagged [endor]

For questions about the fictional planet "Endor" in the Star Wars universe as well as the name occasionally given to the unnamed forest moon which orbits Endor that was featured in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi as the home of the Ewoks. Always use in conjunction with the [star-wars] tag. For questions about the Ewoks themselves see [ewoks].

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Why was the Death Star's shield generator on Endor?

Isn't the point of the Death Star that you can use its lasers to destroy any planet or capital ship nearby? Then how could the Empire use the Death Star if it has to stay close to Endor at all times, ...
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Why was a Nebulon-B medical frigate at the Battle of Endor?

So rewatched the final battle scene from Return of the Jedi last night and caught the line: They’re heading for the medical frigate! It’s something I never thought about before since seeing the ...
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Was "Sanctuary Moon" a proper name specifically limited to the forest moon of Endor, or a category representing a general type of moon?

The forest moon of Endor is sometimes referred to as "the Sanctuary Moon". Is the term "Sanctuary Moon" a proper name, unique to the Ewok's homeworld, or is the forest moon of Endor merely one of ...
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