Total Nerd Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters  

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List Rules Only characters from the Star Wars Universe. (TV, Movies, Books, Video Games)

This is a list of the people and creatures who make up the complete Star Wars universe, ranked by Star Wars fans from the best to the absolute worst. From the first movie to the prequels, to the books, to the TV shows, to the video games - few things have inspired our imagination like these characters and the universe they inhabit. Who are the best Star Wars characters?

Vote up your favorite humans, aliens, wookiees, and robots from all of Star Wars below. Are you one of the three people on earth who actually liked Jar Jar? (Just kidding, zero people liked Jar Jar.) Do you think C3PO was really just annoying? Cast your votes now. And if you really want to impact the order of this list, rerank your own version!

For more voting fun, check out this list of the Best Game of Thrones Characters.

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1
5,889 1,456
Obi-Wan Kenobi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Obi-Wan Kenobi Ewan McGregor, Alec Guinness

2
5,498 1,341
Han Solo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Han Solo Harrison Ford

3
5,106 1,150
Yoda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Yoda Frank Oz

4
5,992 1,310
Darth Vader is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Darth Vader Hayden Christensen, James Earl Jones

5
4,776 1,176
Luke Skywalker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Luke Skywalker Mark Hamill

6
4,333 1,211
R2-D2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
R2-D2 Kenny Baker

7
4,267 1,040
Chewbacca is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Chewbacca Peter Mayhew

8
3,992 1,377
Leia Organa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Leia Organa Carrie Fisher

9
3,634 2,003
Boba Fett is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Boba Fett Jeremy Bulloch, Jason Wingreen, Brian Boling

10
3,509 2,139
Darth Maul is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Darth Maul Ray Park

11
3,039 1,810
Palpatine is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Palpatine Ian McDiarmid

12
2,622 2,090
C-3PO is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
C-3PO Anthony Daniels

13
3,059 1,836
Qui-Gon Jinn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Qui-Gon Jinn Liam Neeson

14
2,766 1,766
Lando Calrissian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Lando Calrissian Billy Dee Williams

Gay Actors Who Play Straight Characters

15
2,816 1,745
Mace Windu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Mace Windu Samuel L. Jackson

16
2,766 1,900
Padmé Amidala is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Padmé Amidala Natalie Portman

17
2,641 1,659
Stormtrooper is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

18
2,440 1,503
Admiral Ackbar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Admiral Ackbar Tom Kane

19
2,991 1,080
Rey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Valley Forge added Rey Daisy Ridley

20
2,026 2,012
Jabba the Hutt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Jabba the Hutt Kevin Michael Richardson

21
2,207 1,545
Wilhuff Tarkin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Wilhuff Tarkin Wayne Pygram, Peter Cushing

The Best New Characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

22
2,250 1,795
General Grievous is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

23
2,573 1,393
Ahsoka Tano is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Ahsoka Tano Ashley Eckstein, Ashley Drane

24
2,002 1,678
Count Dooku is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Count Dooku Corey Burton, Christopher Lee

25
1,954 1,845
Jango Fett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Jango Fett Temuera Morrison

26
2,370 1,199
Kylo Ren is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Valley Forge added Kylo Ren Adam Driver

27
2,082 913
BB-8 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

28
1,857 1,439
Wedge Antilles is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Wedge Antilles Denis Lawson

The Best One-Liners in the Star Wars Films

29
1,868 954
Poe Dameron is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Valley Forge added Poe Dameron Oscar Isaac

30
1,870 1,449
Revan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

31
1,890 1,181
Finn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Valley Forge added Finn John Boyega

32
1,697 1,556
Wicket W. Warrick is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Wicket W. Warrick Warwick Davis

33
1,046 50
Darth Vader is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Darth Vader James Earl Jones

34
1,533 1,484
Kit Fisto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

35
1,531 889
Captain Rex is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
RyanJayShank added Captain Rex Dee Bradley Baker

The Most Annoying TV and Film Characters Ever

36
1,389 1,260
Grand Admiral Thrawn is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

37
1,453 1,292
Plo Koon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Plo Koon

38
1,419 1,417
Mara Jade is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Mara Jade Skywalker Leah McLeod

39
1,342 421
Chirrut îmwe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Chirrut îmwe

40
1,300 1,161
Bail Organa is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Bail Organa Jimmy Smits

41
1,250 1,228
Aayla Secura is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

42
1,300 1,193
Asajj Ventress is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Asajj Ventress Nika Futterman

An Imprisoned Schizophrenic, Richard Dadd Produced Stunning Works Of Art

43
1,279 1,626
Greedo is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Greedo Paul Blake

44
1,174 1,334
Bossk is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

45
1,121 1,210
Cad Bane is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

46
1,135 1,128
Shaak Ti is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

47
1,012 1,190
Ki-Adi-Mundi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
Ki-Adi-Mundi Silas Carson

48
1,045 1,241
IG-88 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
IG-88 Seth Green

49
982 1,105
Darth Bane is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters

50
1,053 601
Commander Cody is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Vader to Binks: Best to Worst Star Wars Characters
david-p-griffith added Commander Cody Commander Cody