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9 Things About the Star Wars Prequels That Don't Suck

By Matt Heckler Aug 14, 2013

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7. R2-D2 continues to be completely awesome

Very few characters have roles in all six of the Star Wars films, and R2-D2 is pretty much the most universally beloved character in the franchise. This reachs a whole new level of kickassery when he spills oil on some foes and lights them on fire with his rocket boosters. We somehow don't think that was part of his original programming, but props to a robot who thinks outside of the box and warms the cockles of our nerdy hearts.

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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