10 WTF 'Star Wars' Games
'Star Wars: Super Bombad Racing' LucasArts

From kart-racing to chess to Death Star real estate wrangling, here are the 10 unlikeliest expressions of the galaxy far, far away

Sometimes Star Wars games take obvious cues from the movies. Wouldn't it be cool to have your own Millennium Falcon and a crew of cool Jedi and aliens? That's Knights of the Old Republic. Wouldn't it be cool to fly an X-Wing or a TIE Fighter? There's a whole series about just that. But sometimes games have answered less obvious questions, like "Wouldn't it be cool to manage real estate on the Death Star?" Or "What if Boba Fett imposter Jodo Kast got into a fistfight with Chewbacca?" It's questions like those that led us here.

As we approach the 40th anniversary of what is perhaps the most beloved franchise in popular culture, let's take the opportunity to revisit some of its most baffling video game manifestations. We present to you our 10 most favorite WTF Star Wars games.