|Relationships:||son of Darth Vader and Padmé Amidala, brother to Leia Organa|
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He is forced to leave home, and finds himself apprenticed to the Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi. He soon becomes an important figure, along with his twin sister Leia Organa, in the Rebel Alliance, leading the struggle against the Galactic Empire.
The Luke and Han War
The letterzines Southern Enclave and Jundland Wastes are full of letters lauding Luke Skywalker over Han Solo or the other way around. This, in turn, increased the heat to support the favorite characters. Letters became very angry and inflamed, often with people saying they would refuse to have further communication with other people over this matter. The editor and some readers would frequently step in and ask folks to calm down.
"What was the Great Church of Ford/Cathedral of Luke controversy? Why/how did it start? -- It came out after a fierce debate arose in SW fandom between a group of fans, who were rabidly devoted to Harrison Ford and thought Han was the real hero of the trilogy and that Luke had fallen to the Dark, and another group of fans who were just as passionately putting forth Luke Skywalker's cause. It descended rapidly into full-scale war and turned very ugly. SW fandom is still suffering the repercussions of it. Let's leave it dead and buried - where it belongs!")" 
"...the discussion quickly began to sound like a religious war of a certain kind, one which assumes that if you are not OF the godly, you must be AGAINST the godly. In private conversations, some fans began to talk about the "Church of Ford." I know that when I first heard the term, I thought it appropriate. It's known followers were absolute in their beliefs and swift and fierce in their attacks on those who did not accept the faith or who questioned the dogma. Unfortunately, the appellation only inspired the Ford faithful to claim that their efforts were necessary to defend Han’s reputation against the “Cathedral of Luke.” 
"Return of the Jedi had debuted just a few months earlier and there was a hot and heavy debate raging in fandom primarily between two groups of fans, one of which was made up of ardent Harrison Ford/Han Solo supporters and the other of which felt just as strongly about Mark Hamill/Luke Skywalker. It became known as the Church of Ford/Cathedral of Luke War... The whole incident came about because, between TESB and ROTJ, a lot of fans had decided exactly how the story should end, who 'The Other' was, whether the Empire would fall or not, etc. When ROTJ didn't follow their plotlines exactly, they reacted by protesting loudly and vociferously." 
For more, see The Luke and Han War.
- Luke/Leia, though considerably less after the third movie
- Luke and lots of OFCs
- some Han/Luke
- a small quantity of Vader/Luke
- Expanded Universe: Luke/Mara
- post-Star Wars: The Force Awakens, some Luke/Rey and Luke/Poe
- Foreshadows is a gen Star Wars story that appears in Skywalker #4. The authors are Paula Block and Judi Hendricks. It is the very first "clone story." It was a controversial work which either fans either loved or hated, and there was much discussion of it in the letterzine, Jundland Wastes.
inside art from Elusive Lover #3, Zyene
front cover of A Tremor in the Force #6, Melanie Guttierrez
cover of Dagobah #4, artist unknown
inside art from Imperium #12, Leela Starsky
cover of A New Hope, artist unknown
inside art from Jundland Wastes #13, Pat O'Neill
interior art of A Tremor in the Force #3 by Dianne Smith