Today is a day most likely chosen to be "Star Wars day" because its sounds close to "May the force be with you", a line uttered by many characters across the franchise.
This fourth day of the fifth month, Star Wars Day, is an unofficial, but popular, day to celebrate Star Wars culture.
Mark Hamill has given unsuspecting Star Wars fans the surprise of their intergalactic lives while re-enacting some of his most iconic scenes as Luke Skywalker.
"Taiwan people love movies and they love sci-fi movies, and very early on they were fans of Star Wars", said Makoto Tsai, 32, a film director and co-organizer of the event. After all, the Star Wars universe is a dense web of interlocking and interconnecting characters and stories; why not highlight them all?
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Supertree structures transform into "lightsabers" during activities to mark "May the 4th" Star Wars Day at Gardens by the Bay in Singapore May 4, 2017.
Watch: Star Wars: The Last Jedi. This message, referring to the day of victory, was 'May the Fourth Be With You, Maggie.
While the idea of May the 4th did not start with Lucasfilm, the film company that created Star Wars has fully embraced the spirit of fandom that makes the day so special.
Mr. Sadler had some similar things to say about Star Wars.
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Butera is not a huge "Star Wars" fan ("I've seen a few of them", he said), but he knows enough about the two sides of the Force.
Of course, this is an opportune moment to also remember one of our favorite Star Wars animals: Adam Driver cat.
Being that it is a Thursday, it's fitting that Ahmed would throw back to a convention a reasonably long time ago in a galaxy - or just a city - far, far away.
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