While we’ve all been told to Let the Wookie win, because he’ll rip your arm off, we’ve only had Han Solo’s warning as proof. Now, thanks to some unused footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens we can rest assured that Han Solo’s dire prediction of amputation was quite correct as Unkar Plutt (Simon Peg) finds out that Poking a Wookie needs to be added to the Let the Wookie win list.
The Star Wars amputated arm fetish grows with this new clip:
Seriously, what did Unkar think was gonna happen? Don’t Poke a Wookie has to be one of those unspoken rules of the Galaxy, like Don’t tug on Darth Vadar’s cape, or Tauntauns smell worse on the inside. Things you don’t need to test, you just know.