6. C-3PO HELPED IN SAVING JABBA THE HUTT’S SON
In the animated TV series ofClone Wars, Threepio really had a significant influence in re-building negotiations between the Republic and the Hutts. He cautioned the Coruscant Guard when Padmé Amidala was caught by Jabba’s uncle Ziro, prompting to a raid on his castle. Therefore, the princess was set free and Anakin Skywalker and his Padawan Ashoka Tano could save Jabba’s son Rotta, who had been abducted by Count Dooku. What a plot.
It’s sufficiently intriguing to discover that there’s a whole group of those sweat-soaked space slugs. However, it likewise adds an odd element to C-3PO’s association with Jabba if it can be called that. You’d think Jabba would be appreciative that he rescued his child. However, when they meet again in Return of the Jedi, he makes him his interpreter slave. It’s practically as though that whole backstory wasn’t considered when they made the original trilogy.
5. R2-D2 SERVES DRINKS FOR JABBA
Do you recall the scene on Jabba’s barge in Return on the Jedi? Similar to C-3PO and Princess Leia, Artoo’s abused and misused by the oversized mollusc. In it, he’s decreased to being utilized as a table. Embellished with a golden stand, he moves around the deck of the barge, serving cups of sludge to Jabba’s visitors. However, he just stays curbed for only sometime before he springs up and dispatches Luke’s new lightsaber into his hand.