This lonely stormtrooper is on a quest to find love

These are the feels you’re looking for


If you thought stormtroopers were heartless tools of Star Wars Evil Empire (or the First Order if you’re more “modern”), then think again – because this surprisingly touching song and music video from Icelandic pop/folk group Bara Heiða shows that even bad guys have feelings too.


Left behind on a strange world (ours), the titular Imperial stormtrooper struggles as he faces prejudice from those he meets, goes on unsatisfying dates and works a dead-end job, only to find true happiness when he meets a lovely Star Wars fan who actually understands him.


While a bit offbeat it’s actually a surprisingly effective love story, and the song is pretty catchy. Finally, a stormtrooper has actually scored a hit.