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Yavin IV - Star Wars

Yavin IV is the planet that the Rebel Alliance plan their attack on the first Death Star. The filming for the scenes was done in Tikal National Park, Guatemala. After the destruction, the Rebels leave the planet and hide out on Hoth, the Ice World. There had been rumours that the producers would return to Yavin IV for Star Wars - The Force Awakens and that Poe Dameron might actually come from that planet but both have proved to be just rumours.

Yavin IV

The film makers returned to Yavin IV for the first spin-off film in the Star Wars anthology. We see more of the planet, the Mayan buildings of yesteryear. Although some of the buildings are C.G.I. with the original buildings in a little.

The base commander is Mon Mothma, there is no Princess Leia. On the planet we see a brief cameo from C-3PO and R2-D2 as the rebels take off for their mission to steal the Death Star plans against the wishes of the Rebel Council.

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Associated Characters

Admiral AckbarAhsoka TanoAnakin SkywalkerAsajj VentressBail Organa
BazeBB8BistanBoba FettBodhi
Captain PhasmaCassian AndorChewbaccaChirrutCount Dooku
Darth MaulDarth VaderDirector KrennicDJFinn
Galen ErsoGeneral GrievousGeneral HuxGrand Moff TarkinGreedo
Han SoloJabba, the HuttJango FettJar Jar BinksJyn Erso
K-2SOKylo RenLando CalrissianLuke SkywalkerLyra Erso
Mace WinduMaz KanataObi-Wan KenobiPadme AmidalaPalpatine
PaoQui-Gon JinnReyRose TicoSaw Gerrera
Shmi SkywalkerStormtrooperSupreme Leader SnokeUnkar PluttWatto
Wedge AntillesYodaZam Wessel  

Associated Planets

Ahch-ToAlderaanBespinChristophsisCorellia
CoruscantD`QarDagobahEaduGeonosis
Hosnian PrimeJakkuJedhaKaminoKashyyyk
Moon of EndorMustafarMygeetoNabooScarif
TakodanaTatooineTethUtapau 

Associated Aliens

CorellianDewbackEwokGamorreanGeonosian
GungansHuttJawaKaminoanMon Calamarian
NaboonNeimoidianRancorRobotRodian
SullustTatooinianTauntaunToydarianTuskan Raider
UtapaunsWampaWookieZabrak 

Associated Spaceships

A-WingAT-AT WalkerAT-ST WalkerB-wingImperial Lambda Shuttle
Land SpeederMillennium FalconMon Calamarian CruiserSlave OneSnowspeeder
Speeder BikeStar DestroyerStarkiller BaseSuper Star DestroyerT.I.E. Fighter
Tantive IVX-wingY-wing  

Associated Films

Star Wars - Han Solo MovieStar Wars - Rogue OneStar Wars - The Clone Wars
Star Wars I - The Phantom MenaceStar Wars II - Attack of the ClonesStar Wars III - Revenge of the Sith
Star Wars IV - A New HopeStar Wars V - The Empire Strikes BackStar Wars VI - Return of the Jedi
Star Wars VII- The Force AwakensStar Wars VIII - The Last Jedi 


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