Droids (1985–1986)

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The adventures of R2-D2 and C-3P0 before they joined Luke Skywalker.

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 C-3PO (13 episodes, 1985)
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 Kea Moll (13 episodes, 1985)
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 Jann Tosh / ... (13 episodes, 1985)
John Stocker ...
 Vlix / ... (13 episodes, 1985)
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 Admiral Screed / ... (10 episodes, 1985)
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 Jyn Obah / ... (9 episodes, 1985)
Rob Cowan ...
 Thall Jobin (8 episodes, 1985)
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 Jord Dusat (8 episodes, 1985)
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 Mungo Baobab / ... (8 episodes, 1985)
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This series recounts the adventures of C-3P0 and R2-D2 before they they met Luke Skywalker as they serve various masters over the years. As it turns out, their lives were no less hectic as they became involved in battles versus gangsters, pirates, the Empire and even Boba Fett on one occasion. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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7 September 1985 (USA)  »

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Star Wars: Animated Adventures - Droids  »

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$3,900,000 (estimated)
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Several characters from the original Star Wars Trilogy make cameos or are referenced to. These include; Boba Fett, the Max Rebo Band, IG-88, Jabba the Hutt (referenced by Boba Fett.) Also, several spaceships used in the original trilogy appear including the A-Wing Fighter, Tie Fighters, a Star Destroyer, and a Desert Skiff. See more »

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Spun-off from Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) See more »

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Fun Star Wars Cartoon
8 December 2001 | by (Washington, MO) – See all my reviews

This was a fun cartoon series, with cool stories and good animation. It centered around C3PO and R2D2 and their adventures before Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. The show deals with gangsters, princes, and a speeder race that was likely the precursor to the Pod Race in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. "Droids" had the Star Wars atmosphere as well as the atmosphere of '80's cartoons. It was canceled after only one season,


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