Most Star Wars fans HATE the prequels. They feel cheated, and hate a lot of the characters. The one character everyone loves though, is Darth Maul. He was such a badass, and looked cool as hell. The bad thing is, he was chopped in half by Obi Wan at the end of the Phantom Menace.
Fast forward to the the Clone Wars cartoon that aired on the Cartoon Network. On this show, they brought Darth Maul back, as a cyborg. He had a robotic lower half. Darth Maul looked even cooler. This made a lot of Star Wars fans extremely happy. Especially this guy: