Star Wars: Droids (1986): The Great Heep


Star Wars: Droids – The Adventures of R2-D2 and C-3PO is a 1985 animated television series spin off from the original Star Wars trilogy.

It focuses on the exploits of droids R2-D2 and C-3PO between the events of Revenge of the Sith (2005) and A New Hope (1977).


In this hour-long special, C-3PO and R2-D2 travel to Biitu with their new master, Mungo Baobab, and confront an Abominor-class droid named the Great Heep, which builds onto itself from the remains of other droids.

Star Wars: The Droids Series

You can find a full index and outline of Star Wars: Droids here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Director(s): Clive A. Smith.
  • Writer(s): Ben Burtt.
  • Release Date: 07 June 1986.
  • Running time: 60 minutes.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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