It started out as Anakin’s lightsaber, of course. Then Obi-Wan held onto it before he gave it to Luke. Then new characters carried it in The Force Awakens. Who knows where it will go next.
This video, expertly edited by Christopher Sherwood, tracks the journey that the lightsaber has taken in a galaxy far, far away so far -showing us all the bad its done for the dark side, the good its done, and how it it got to where it is now.
Maz Kanata got some ‘splainin to do though.