Baby Yoda Dethrones Darth Vader To Become The Most Popular Character in the “Star Wars” Universe
You had a good run, Darth Vader. According to a new survey conducted by SEMRush, Darth Vader is no longer the most popular character in the Star Wars universe. He was defeated by the breakout star of “The Mandalorian”, Baby Yoda. It gets even worse for The Dark Lord of The Sith, because he actually slipped to third place. Coming in at second place was the The Mandalorian himself.
The data shows that over the past year, Baby Yoda has averaged 4.7 million searches per month. The Mandalorian has an average of 2.5 million searches per month. Darth Vader has an average of 893,250 searches per month.
Here is a list of the top ten most popular Star Wars characters based on their average monthly searches: