The Star Wars API Just Got a GraphQL Makeover

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Michael Lukaszczyk

Hey all! We just ported the popular Star Wars API ( - by Paul Hallett) to GraphCMS to demonstrate the flexibility of its generated GraphQL API.

The API contains probably all the Star Wars data you've ever wanted: Planets, spaceships, vehicles, people, films and species from all seven Star Wars films.

Feel free to use the data in your own apps by connecting your GraphQL client to:

We are soon going to release a detailed guide on how we imported the data from the original API and we are also working on a port of the popular Pokéapi (

You can use the interactive SWAPI playground by clicking the image below. Enjoy!

GraphQL Star Wars API

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