It may not be the biggest debate in the galaxy, but there are plenty of them.star WarsFans have been wondering for years how exactly do you pronounce “AT-AT”.
It’s like @-@… or do you say every letter, ATAT?
screen icon Mark Hamill offered some help after the legendary franchise’s official twitter account recently joked about imperial walkers with a poll in which the answer was “AT-AT” anyway:
The tweet garnered thousands of replies and retweets, with writer Tara Dublin asking Hamill what he thought:
He added another message and briefly pinned it to his profile, indicating that there may not be a correct answer to any of the names and pronunciations – and this comes straight from the creator. George Lucas:
The franchise has embraced Lucas’ vision in this regard.
“You can say at-at, you can say ATAT, or you can say a walker. I am for all three, ”he is quoted as saying. This is canon because [“The Clone Wars”] With me, the Imperials say walkers, with me they say at-at, and with me they say ATAT.