The Last Jedi expanded the known Star Wars universe with the addition of some new planets.

And for you cynics out there, the Porgs werent a creation of the Disney marketing department. The inspiration comes fromhundreds of reallife puffins that got in the way of filmingon the remote Jedi island.

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Finn and Rose visit the casino city ofCanto Bighton the planetCantonica.

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The Last Jedi was full of new additions to the Star Wars menagerie.

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Its the advice he gives Finn when the pair discuss the war with the First Order.

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The golden dice from the Millennium Falcon play a key role in The Last Jedi, but its not the first time weve seen them.

Whether you need to sound like an expert at a mily gathering or just want to stop referring to theBlue Milk Monster Thingin your group chat, weve got a swag of details from The Last Jedi you might have missed and some cooler trivia to impress your fellow Star Wars loving mates.

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Theres two other locations we visit in the film, but have seen before Lukes quiet island getaway on the planetAhchToand the Resistance base onDQarbefore its destroyed from orbit.

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Poe replies with Happy beeps budy! Happy beeps!

Those weirdly chill animals that our Jedi Masterinexile milked are calledThalasirens. The green milk is also a nod to the iconic blue milk in Lukes childhood home in A New Hope.

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In The Last Jedi, the honour goes toBB,who beeps the miliar line right at the start of the movie as Poe gets ready to attack the First Order Dreadnaught.

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And we cant forget theFalthiers, the giant space horses that make their way to freedom with the help of Rose and Finn.

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The story goes thatthose were the dice that Han Solo used to win the Millennium Falconoff Lando Calrissian in a game of sabacc, so he kept them as a lucky charm.

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DirectorRian Johnson says he nearly used the character of Lando Calrissianfor the part, but said he wanted the character to betray Finn, and that move wouldnt have been a natural fit for the rogueish, but still good Lando.

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Believe it or not, they made their first appearance all the way back in in A New Hope.

as SlowenLo the alien who was upset about Finn and Rose parking on the beach

The final, visually spectacular battle of the film takes place on the desolate mineral planetCrait.

In The Last Jedi, this definitely happens, but its a little more subtle.

Perhaps the most memorable or should that be markele? were thePorgs, the fluffy little birds who gave Chewie a hard time.

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Oh, and their babies are officially calledPorglets. Youre welcome.

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All we know is his nickname isDJ, short for Dont Join.

The other moment that appears in every Star Wars film is the lineI have a bad feeling about this.

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And whetheryou lovedorhated it, well forgive you for not catching some of the finer details in the film due to that epic runtime two hours and minutes!

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The extra sparkly natives who help our heroes find their way to safety in the final battle of the film? Officially theyre calledVulptex, but Finn refers to them as Crystal Critters.

They were just regular dice painted gold in the original trilogy, but for their starring role in The Last Jedi,Lucasfilm decided to give them a bit of futuristic celift.

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