The Languages of Star Wars


Director J.J. Abrams’ widely-anticipated “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” screened for the first time last night. Initial reactions has been very positive from critics. Forecasters have projected that The Force Awakens had a shot at topping all other previous Star Wars episodes and also besting James Cameron’s Avatar whose $2.8 billion box office take stands as the all-time record.

The guys at voice over agency Matinee decided it would be fun to look at the different languages which feature in Star Wars. As one of the UK’s leading voice over companies we thought this fitted right into our expertise.
The infographic below showcases the most common languages spoken in the galaxy. From Binary to Ewokese, Sith language and more. We look at the history of the different languages below.

Language of Star Wars Matinée