15 Best Star Wars Easter Eggs You May Have Missed


From 1977's Star Wars: A New Hope to the current-day franchise, Star Wars is the Jedi Master of hiding Easter Eggs that excite die-hard fans.

Do you believe you've spotted them all? Doubtful. Take a look at this fantastic list.

15 Best Star Wars Easter Eggs

First, the concept of the Force echoes Roman Kroito's statement in the film, “Many people feel that in the contemplation of nature and communication with other living things.”

1. Arthur Lipsett's Film 21-87 (1963)

“They become aware of some kind of force, or something, behind this apparent mask which we see in front of us, and they call it God,” Lucas confirmed the Force is an echo.

Finally, in 2015's The Force Awakens, John Boyega‘s character Finn is trained from birth to serve the First Order before having an awakened consciousness. His Stormtrooper ID number is FN-2187—another nod to Lipsett's short film. 

Cellblock 2187 and Fn-2187 Star Wars Easter Eggs

George Lucas nodded to himself, using 1138 in A New Hope, referencing the first movie Lucas ever directed, THX 1138. Han Solo and Luke Skywalker don Stormtrooper suits to rescue princess Leia on the Death Star.

2. Thx 1138 (1971) Star Wars Easter Egg

The mention and appearance of the number 1138 in the Star Wars books, movies, and other Lucas films are common. For example, it appears on the back of a drone that Jar Jar Binks hits during the battle in The Phantom Menace.

An 1138 Spotting in The Phantom Menace

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