Luke’s adventures became my own and they inspired me during even the most mundane tasks. The first time I ever walked into a bar I was a thousand miles from home, surrounded by strange sights and sounds – and stranger people. I could’ve sworn I heard the bartender say “Your droids, they’ll have to wait outside. We don’t want them here.”
Star Wars began in the mind of George Lucas, but the way the galaxy looks and feels finds its roots in McQuarrie. In fact, according to Lucas himself, the artist was the very first person he hired to help bring the classic space opera to life.
The changes made to the lightsaber are a reflection of its wielders. Let’s take a look at that for a moment and see what the weapon says about the wielder.