The Hero’s Journey in Star Wars Explained

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The hero’s journey is one of the most recurring storytelling structures found in literature throughout history. You’ll find it in isolated cultures across time, but also in our modern society. Most popular stories like Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, and Harry Potter make good use of this technique. Learn all about the hero’s journey and its relationship to Star Wars with my new video on Geek University. Enjoy!

Also check out the latest in my lore series below. I’ve been a bit behind on these in recent weeks, so I will be catching up on my lore and real-world history videos this week, so expect extra episodes in the near future. Happy Holidays!

Jason is a former writer for ScreenRant.com and StarWars.com. He now spends most of his free time working on his own websites, including Argo Force and All Timelines.