Step 1 : Introduction to the question "What is R2D2 an acronym for?"
R2-D2, pronounced Artoo-Detoo and often referred to as Artoo, was an R2 series astromech droid manufactured by Industrial Automaton with masculine programming. ... In the subsequent thirty years, Artoo would accompany Luke Skywalker until the destruction of his attempted resurrection ... R2-D2/Legends Industrial Automaton Kenny Baker R2-D2's battle droid squadron Talk:R2-D2 R2-D2 - ......R2-D2 or Artoo-Detoo, is a fictional robot character in the Star Wars franchise created by George Lucas. A small astromech droid, R2-D2 is a major character and appears in all 8 Star ...
Step 2 : Answer to the question "What is R2D2 an acronym for?"
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R2-D2 is a fictional robot character in the Star Wars franchise created by George Lucas. The name derives from when Lucas was making one of his earlier films, American Graffiti. Sound editor Walter Murch states that he is responsible for the utterance which sparked the name for the droid. Murch asked for Reel 2, Dialog Track 2, in the abbreviated form "R-2-D-2". Lucas, who was in the room and had dozed off while working on the script for Star Wars, momentarily woke when he heard the request and stated that it was a "great name" before going back to writing his script.