“Hokey religions and ancient weapons are no match for a good blaster at
your side.” Han makes it clear he’s an atheist in the original Star Wars film. He will come to think differently in the next couple of movies.
I guess that’s
one more reason to just completely ignore the prequels. There was no
reason other than merchandising to include Chewbacca in Revenge of the Sith. (via Geeks Are Sexy)