LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga has truly so much to do and every character has proper voice acting. If you recognise one of the characters, this may be why.
Latest - More Voice Actors
We now know a few more of the voices in-game.
Han Solo Voice Actor - A. J. Locascio
Previoulsy playing Han Solo in the 2020 LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special, you might recognise A. J. Locascio as Emmet in The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame or as Owen Grady in Jurassic World Evolution 1 and 2.
Princess Leia Organa Voice Actor - Shelby Young
Not her first time in the Star Wars universe, Shelby Young plays Captain Bragg in Star Wars: The Bad Batch, Jiangzhou and Bao'er in Genshin Impact and Minnie in Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.
If you recognise that voice, you can see her IMDB here.
Emperor Palpatine Voice Actor - Sam Witwer
Not his first time voicing Palpatine, you can hear Sam Witwer's voice in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Star Wars Battlefront. You may also recognise him as Deacon St John in Days Gone.
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Voice Actors
This isn't quite as straightforward as you may expect. Many of the vocal talents working on LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga are voicing a handful of characters from the Star Wars Universe. If you recognise a voice, they may be working on another character too.
As well as this, it isn't entirely clear who is playing each character. They famously brought back a few voices from the original movies and other projects but there's still a lot we don't know yet.
We have reached out to WB Games for more information as the in-game credits don't extensively list each character and voice. We will update you right here as soon as we have any confirmation either way.
For now, here are the voice actors and their roles we know for sure.
C3PO Voice Actor - Anthony Daniels
Anthony Daniels is the voice of C3PO in LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga and the voice of C3PO in the movies.
If you recognise that robotic voice, there's a reason. You can check out his IMDB right here.
Lando Calrissian Voice Actor - Billy Dee Williams
Now over 80 years old, Billy Dee Williams has played Lando Calrissian for over 40 years. As well as this, he played Two Face in The Lego Batman Movie and himself in Scrubs.
Boba Fett Voice Actor - Daniel Logan
Daniel Logan, like many in this list owe a lot of their career to their role in Star Wars. Daniel Logan player Boba Fett in Star Wars: Attack of the Clones and has since went on to play him in the Clone Wars and The Book of Boba Fett.
Obi-Wan Kenobi Voice Actor - James Arnold Taylor
The first on this list to have not made their Star Wars debut in the central movies, James Arnold Taylor is well known for voicing Obi-Wan in Star Wars: The Clone Wars. He has also played Ratchet in the Ratchet & Clank movie, Tidus in Final Fantasy X and more.
Yoda, Qui-Gon Jinn and Admiral Ackbar Voice Actor - Tom Kane
The amount of iconic voices Tom Kane does in LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is representative of his vocSkywalker Saga is representative of his vocal talents. You may know him as Tomotsugu in Ghost of Tsushima, Lok in Fortnite or any of the other work he has done over the last few decades.
What does this mean for future LEGO games?
The older LEGO games didn't have traditional VO - opting to use grunts and sounds to signify what the characters are doing. The last few years has marked a change to full voice acting and the games' humour and style had to change with them.
This all being said, you can turn off the new voices in the "extras" menu to get the feel of those original games. Aside from new graphics and improved sound, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga will still give you that old nostalgic feeling you got playing the previous games.