With more than a hundred characters in the game, it is difficult to decide the best. Our top 10 Lego The Skywalker Saga characters list will help you.

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is finally here. Your memories will be reawakened, and if you’re already familiar with the previous games, this one won’t disappoint either. The Skywalker Saga is nothing like the previous Star Wars game. In this, you have lots of planets to explore. 

The previous games were required to be completed in order. Do not worry about this, as in this game you can complete it in any order you wish. Speaking of characters, The Skywalker Saga features around 380 playable characters. To know which is the best character in the game, read our top 10 The Skywalker Saga characters below.

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Top 10 The Skywalker Saga characters

Darth Maul

Darth Maul was born in Dathomir. He was given to Darth Sidious so that he can train in the ways of the Dark side. He has the power to wield the Force to move objects. Not only that, but he is a master of the lightsaber. Defeat in the boss battle in episode 1 to unlock him.


BB-8 is a white and orange droid who is very fearless and cares a lot about Poe. He can do anything possible to rescue his friend and the galaxy. He is the only character in The Skywalker Saga who looks like a ball. Ball-type characters are always fun to play. BB-8 can deal significant damage to the enemies by stabbing them with his electric shocker. Not only this but he can also use astromech socket expert, distraction, droid barge, and super-charged. You can unlock BB-8 by playing through episode 7.

BB-8 (Star Wars facebook)


Chewbacca is a loyal and trustworthy companion of Han Solo. Since the Revenge of the Sith, he has been helping to save the galaxy from turmoil. Chewbacca can blast any enemy with his Bowcaster.  His class is Scoundrel which allows him to use upgrades such as Charged shot, Piercing round, Business Opportunist, and Combat Slide.

It is not very difficult to unlock Chewbacca. All you have to do is complete the first three chapters, or missions: Boarding Party, Hunk of Junk, and Best Leia’d Plans. You can unlock Chewbacca instantly when you complete the third chapter.

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Rancor gameplay (YouTube)

Talking about size, Rancor is the largest character in Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga. Rancor does not have any class-specific abilities. However, this giant can cause destruction when used properly. Rancor is a pet of Jabba the Hutt. His size will surely assist you to defeat enemies in seconds. He can destroy anything that comes in his way. You can unlock Rancor with 500,000 Studs.


Many Star Wars players believe that R2-D2 is one of the best and most important droids in Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga. He is an astromech droid and was part of the most crucial droids in the Star Wars films. Queen Amidala, Anakin, General Kenobi, and Luke Skywalker are some of the masters that he still remembers as he has not lost his memories. This droid has lots of skills in his pocket, so you can choose him anytime you want. He won’t disappoint you. You can unlock him by playing episodes 1, 4, 5, and 6.

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Darth Vader

Darth Vader is one of the most underrated villains in Star Wars, but his presence itself can give you goosebumps. Darth Vader is the most powerful than any other Jedi. By unlocking the Dark Rise and Power Push upgrades, the Sith Lord’s Force Lift and Force Push improve immensely.

Boba Fett

As there are lots of characters in the game, each character can be used in certain situations. Boba Fett is one of them. You can hover in the air with his jetpack. However, keep in mind that this is possible only for around three seconds. This will allow you to reach those high areas that other characters can’t reach. His upgrades include hidden bounties. You will receive 250 studs after defeating the enemies. Once you defeat him in the second story mission of Episode VI: The Return of the Jedi, you will be able to purchase Boba Fett.

Boba Fett in Star Wars The Skywalker saga
Boba Fett gameplay (YouTube)

Luke Skywalker

Luke Skywalker is among the most important characters in Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga. He is a Jedi who left his aunt and uncle’s farm and joined Obi-Wan Kenobi for a mission that changed his fate forever. You can unlock him by playing through episodes 5 and 6. As you play through, you can unlock lots of costumes for this character. 

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Obi-Wan Kenobi

As you read above, Obi-Wan Kenobi trained Luke Skywalker. Not only that, but he has also trained two generations of the Skywalker men to be Jedi. Obi-Wan is also a force-sensitive male who was born in Stewjon. This phrase ‘Old is Gold’ truly suits this character and therefore he is on the list of top 10 Lego The Skywalker Saga characters. You can unlock him by playing episodes 1 and 2.

General Grievous

General Grievous is the supreme commander of the Confederacy droid army. He is a four-armed cyborg who collects lightsabers of fallen Jedi. He can then wield them better than Jedi. Grievous uses grenades instead of the Force as a secondary attack to do longer-range damage. 

Grievous can deploy the Defense Droid to provide backup during combat, and Demolitions Expert increases his grenade’s destructive power. The ability to wield the lightsabers so efficiently makes him the best in our top 10 Lego The Skywalker Saga characters list. To unlock Grievous, you have to play and defeat him in Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. After that, you’ll need 200,000 studs to get him.

General Grievous number one character in Lego The Skywalker Saga
General Grievous (YouTube)

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