The History Of Star Wars Lightsabers

By Staff  |  09/28/2015

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One of the most iconic pieces of Star Wars history has to be the lightsaber. It's used by both the good and evil forces of the franchise, and carries rich history within its world.

The weapon of choice for both Jedi and Sith is so influential, fans have built replicas in their garages for over three decades.

With Star Wars: The Force Awakens coming this December, here's an extensive history of one of cinema's most iconic weapons. Check out this infographic we spotted over at HypeBeast.

The History Of Star Wars Lightsabers