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R2-D2 is a character in the Star Wars franchise. He is an astromech droid who is one a few characters to appear in every installment in the series (if not counting Solo). He is an R2 series astromech droid, serving as C-3PO's counterpart.

Why He Rocks

  1. He is one of the most popular robot characters in cinematic history.
  2. His hilarious bickering with C-3PO.
  3. He is resourceful and brave.
  4. He is loyal, assertive, and courageous.
  5. He is a skilled mechanic.
  6. He is not afraid to fight when when the situation demanded it.
  7. His iconic beeping effects, thanks to Star Wars and WALL-E sound designer Ben Burtt.