Counting Down to Halloween: Who is the Scariest STAR WARS Character?

  1. Emperor Palpatine

Yes, even Vader feared the Emperor. The all-knowing and unseen figure behind the Empire didn’t need screen time to be scary. But when we finally did get to see him on screen? Vader took a knee. That told us just how powerful and evil the Emperor really was. It was in the moment that Luke refused to kill Vader, however, that he truly instilled fear in the viewer. And he did it with four, simple words: “So be it, Jedi.”

And now to number 1…