Upon arrival to the Chaf Envoy, a cable detached from the ceiling and nearly hit Luke Skywalker, who deftly avoided it. The Yuuzhan Vong invasion, however, soon became too intense and overwhelmed the Republic defenders. Ben's saying the word "Mom" brought her spirit to talk to them. However, she again ran into him in the base's barracks, and when he realized who she was, Jade was forced to kill him to keep her secret safe. [70], It was clear that UnuThul had acquired knowledge of the Ies family from somewhere, and Alema Rar, now the Gorog Night Herald, would later claim that the memories of Daxar Ies's daughter Eremay were the source for Gorog's overrides for R2-series astromech droids, which enabled her to taunt Skywalker with more of R2-D2's recordings of his parents. After Palpatine's death, she received his last command, which was to kill Luke Skywalker; however, the death of her Master caused her to go rogue. [70] While Skywalker and Han Solo were held captive by the Killiks on Woteba, Jade Skywalker returned to Ossus with Leia and the rest of the group. Along with Han and Leia, the Skywalkers boarded the Falcon, and escaped the planet as the Yuuzhan Vong fleet continued their conquest. [5], As the last members of the organization fled Myrkr, Jade remained with Karrde, who decided to surreptitiously observe the Imperial arrival on Myrkr from the Wild Karrde. [57], After the humiliation he had suffered at the hands of Jacen Solo when Jacen had freed Leia and injured him, Tsavong Lah put out a call for the heads of all the Jedi, and many were turned over to the Yuuzhan Vong by Peace Brigade collaborators. Jade Skywalker also learned how to hide in the Force from her son in 40 ABY, a skill that would help her in her final pursuit of Jacen Solo— who would be later known as Darth Caedus. However, their party was attacked during the night by Ferroans, who collapsed their dwelling and kidnapped Quee. During her investigation of Moff Glovstoak, she showed efficiency and skill in bringing down the corrupt Imperial. She infiltrated a casino owned by Dequc and administered by a lieutenant in Black Nebula. However, Jade was later displeased to find out that Skywalker got into a bar fight during his bachelor party. The Wedding of Luke Skywalker and Mara Jade was first mentioned in Timothy Zahn's 1998 novel Vision of the Future. In the course of the discussion, Jade Skywalker said that under the right circumstances she would use a superweapon, but Xux maintained her belief in pacifism. During the Galactic Civil War, Mara Jade proved herself skilled in a variety of fields; she was a good pilot and mechanic and trained in the use of both a blaster and hand-to-hand combat even without relying on the Force. [14] In 0 ABY, Mara used the guise Countess Claria to infiltrate Moff Glovstoak's party, during a mission to investigate suspicions of corruption. Fair; freckled[7] When a New Republic fleet led by the Rejuvenator arrived, the Skywalkers followed the fleet to the Helska system, where they flew cover for Solo's iceborer while the New Republic fleet was badly mauled by the Yuuzhan Vong. The three Skywalkers set out for the Unknown Regions to investigate. The aliens had already seized control of the Chaf Envoy and were making their way around the derelict. After the fighter went to hyperspace, Karrde and Jade were able to plot the destination of the ships: the planet Nirauan. Jade Skywalker was able to sneak aboard Thrawn's ship, Chimaera, and used her slicing abilities to hack the Star Destroyer's computer, eventually reaching the detention block and freeing Karrde. [6] In order to accomplish her mission, Jade, posing as a guest at a formal event at Tarkin's residence, feigned illness in order to get away from the other guests. The layered cortosis in the walls near the tunnel entrance, along with semi-sentient predators and fire creepers, slowed them down, but they were able to penetrate the fortress. She ran into a lone Twi'lek, Jari'kyn, who was fired by her boss for making a better dress for the wedding. The Skywalkers disembarked on the planet and met with Jabitha, the planet's Magister. While looking for Takara's lieutenant, Abron Mar, in the Katraasii Spaceport, Jade was trapped by Takara. Jade Skywalker then sensed that her disease was somehow related to the planet's devastation. However, on Yoggoy, the Skywalkers were attacked by mysterious blue-black Killiks, which UnuThul seemed to know nothing about. Upon confronting the official, she was ambushed by a pair of armed guards, but handily defeated both. However, first, they went on a vacation with Han and Leia, finally free from the specter of galactic war. As the Shamed Ones and Galactic Alliance forces secured the lower levels of the citadel, Jade Skywalker had Nom Anor conduct them to the coffer at the top, where Skywalker, Jacen, and Jaina had been battling the Supreme Overlord and his slayer bodyguards. The two finally realized in 19 ABY while on a mission to Nirauan that they were in love, and wanted to spend the rest of their lives together. Under Kam Solusar's tutelage, Horn and Mara Jade trained together, enjoying physical exercise such as running expeditions through the jungle, and learned to appreciate their differences—that proved to be a wise choice, as it was not long until the spirit of Exar Kun took control of Durron and wreaked havoc on the Jedi. The Emperor took Jade from her parents and brought her to the planet Coruscant at a very young age, where he began to train her in the Force, although officially she was one of the Imperial Palace's dancers. It was then featured in the 1999-2000 comic book series Star Wars: Union. Skywalker's Force powers kept her from being injured by the dark side energy released upon C'baoth's death, and they escaped in the Wild Karrde as Calrissian and Chewbacca blew up the facility. She stunned the guards and made a deal with Madine to let her and Barkale escape. However, he also noted that Fey'lya had no intention of actually placing them on trial, just sending them into exile where he would not be responsible for their unsanctioned actions. Jade Skywalker immediately attended to her weakening husband. [5], Mara Jade's career as Emperor's Hand comes to an end, Following her mission on Tatooine, Jade was given another task by the Emperor—to kill Dequc, a Jeodu who sought to revive Black Sun by incorporating its remnants into his own empire, that of the Black Nebula. Ultimately, the Skywalkers and Veila were able to defeat Nyax with relatively little injury, even though Nyax easily slaughtered the Jedi-killing voxyn that the Yuuzhan Vong sent after him. Jade then pulled Axlon and Ferrouz into the governor's private exit along with LaRone and Marcross, escaping the palace through the exit and storm drains. Having monitored the continued altruistic vigilantism of the Hand of Judgment despite her earlier warning to them, Jade decided to use them again. 1.6 meters[4] Leia put C-3PO in to "handle" the crowd. Mara Jade Skywalker was an extremely proud woman, who always gave her best at everything that she did—that could be seen in her time as an Emperor's Hand. Height [7], Luke and Mara Jade Skywalker in the Unknown Regions, Following the victory at Ebaq Nine, Cal Omas called a meeting of several prominent Jedi and government officials, including Jade Skywalker. Only a last-minute maneuver by Skywalker saved her life when he used his repulsor coils to push the Jade Sabre away from the melting ice planet. Something, managed to catch their attention—the speaker used the same speeches and mannerisms of Nom Anor, who they believed had died on Rhommamool. Her first ship which she privately owned was the Jade's Fire, a Personal Luxury Yacht 3000 which had been previously named the Winning Gamble and which had been given to her by Sansia Bardrin. Picking up his cue, Jade Skywalker explained that Daxar Ies had been one of her early targets as Emperor's Hand: when his wife and daughter disturbed her at the murder scene, she had told them to flee. During her hunt for Black Nebula, Jade Skywalker used a Headhunter to insert herself onto the planet Svivren, and was able to go unnoticed in the initial part of the mission. [69], Moreover, as the Jedi returned to Alliance space, a Gorog assassin stowed away aboard the Jade Shadow. Moreover, Skywalker's visions of the future didn't necessarily show her in the future. They were flatly denied by the self-serving Bothan, who also declared Yavin off-limits to the Jedi. Thankfully, the stormtroopers did not appear unfriendly, and neither did Fel, as they were also interested in the remains of Outbound Flight. Meanwhile, her life was in shambles: the resources she had once had access to were all dependent on the Emperor, and her life of luxury, privilege and purpose was over. When Jade Skywalker learned that her husband planned to face Lomi Plo and Raynar Thul alone, she became fearful for his fate. She even accompanied him to the planet's surface, partially out of her concern for Skywalker and partially because she feared what Kueller could do to the galaxy. As she was writing Jade Skywalker, Traviss said that she wanted to emphasize the importance of Ben to the character, as well as her warrior spirit. Luke's initial training with the weapon of the Jedi was a brief session with Obi-Wan Kenobi and Mara Jade , using a training remote on the way to Alderaan , where he learned the initial position and the four defensive postures. Skywalker promised to help her remove the command, even though being near her obviously jeopardized his life. [60], Meanwhile, Anakin Solo led his Jedi strike team in their assault on Myrkr's voxyn-cloning facility, and though they were ultimately successful in their mission, it came with a very high price—several Jedi Knights, including Anakin, were killed during the fierce fighting. Jade Skywalker was not feeling well, though, as a mysterious illness had begun affecting her. Ka'Pa was pleased and agreed to help the Republic. The two arrived at the tapcafe and found a table which allowed them to survey the establishment while still allowing them a quick avenue of escape. The smuggler told her that Kuro was on the fifth planet of the Cophrigin system. Jade Skywalker, feeling both betrayed and upset at the dark revelation, cornered Jacen and attempted to sway him back to the light side. [21] Years later, a Force vision revealed to Skywalker that, had she been present at the Great Pit of Carkoon, Jade would have succeeded in preventing his escape. For defense, Skywalker armed the ship with four concealed quad laser cannons and a tractor beam projector. Karrde would later use that association and owed favor to his advantage. With the Yuuzhan Vong now unconscious, Jade Skywalker and Anakin took the captured spy back for interrogation and study. Confronted with imminent death, Yost had no choice but to surrender his prisoners and resign his position in favor of holding new, fair elections, or else be slain. Jade Skywalker did not participate in the releasing ceremony to commune with the jungle that the other Jedi did, but did get a chance to spend some time with her husband. Later, after her death at the hands of Darth Caedus, Kyle was one of many present at Mara's funeral. He described her, even as an Emperor's Hand, as "definitely willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done, and let the chips fall where they may." Jade Skywalker tracked Jacen to Hapes, where he was visiting with Tenel Ka and Allana. Eventually, while under harsh scrutiny and with blame for the war being poured on the Jedi, the Skywalkers chose to leave the meeting rather than allow it to continue. [48], The Skywalkers during the Vagaari/Outbound Flight incident, In 22 ABY, Mara Jade Skywalker ended her alliance with Karrde in order to commit herself to her marriage and Jedi knighthood, after one final mission to smuggler Jerf Huxley to inform him that Karrde's group was releasing him from employment. After conversing with Anakin, they continued on. Jade Skywalker obtained such a chance at Hesperidium and ended with herself gaining a bruised eye, split lip, burned neck, and bleeding forehead while Lumiya suffered severe lightsaber wounds. Though she was concerned for her husband's health after his intense meditation, she gave her full support to his decision to grant himself the title of Jedi Grand Master and assume full control of the Jedi Order. [77] Darth Caedus would later worry about the merciless approach that Luke Skywalker would take in a future confrontation now that Skywalker knew that Caedus had slain Jade Skywalker. Vader and Sidious were pleased with her skills and she was pronounced the Emperor's Hand. Arriving at icy Csilla, the Jade Shadow landed on the planet and Jade Skywalker, along with the other crew of the Shadow met with Commander Irolia and Chief Navigator Aabe, as well as members of the Chiss ruling families. After Jacen brushed her warnings off, Jade Skywalker felt Jacen had become too evil and dangerous to leave alive.[2]. She even allowed Horn to use her Headhunter, though Durron later stole it in his bid to seize the Sun Crusher superweapon. While the Skywalkers wanted to stay and aid Tahiri, their mission was due to depart the next day, and they had numerous preparations to make, including consulting Jagged Fel for advice on protocol with the Chiss. The planet also revealed that a Yuuzhan Vong ship had survived the attack they had witnessed upon arriving in-system, escaping the defenses. In response, she had him promise to take care of Ben if anything should happen to her. The Jedi passed the test by refusing to condone aggressive action, as Skywalker did not allow Widowmaker to destroy the ship they had detected and thought was a coralskipper, nor did Jacen kill the kidnappers when given a chance to. Karrde and his organization also fled Myrkr soon after due to a massive Imperial bounty placed upon them. [60], In the wake of Coruscant's fall, the Skywalkers reunited with the rest of the Solo and Skywalker family on Hapes as they gathered to pay their last respects to the late Anakin. [7], While following a pair of disguised Yuuzhan Vong, she noticed them taking a submersible. Her death angered Corellia and all attempts at peace talks were ceased. After hearing her, Skywalker, and Jacen, Jabitha agreed to discuss their request for Zonama Sekot's aid in the war with the Ferroan elders, reconvening the next day. Jade flew a Z-95 Headhunter in the battle, but an ion cannon blast left her drifting in space. Dragged before Praysh to be interrogated, Jade was at a loss for what to do. Knowing full well the leverage she had over them, LaRone agreed to her terms reluctantly. After joining their bonding stones, they were unofficially declared wedded. Jade suspected that the kidnappers had used the safe room built into the governor's private exit and investigated it. [25], While undercover on Tatooine in 4 ABY, Mara Introduced herself as Agent Green to General Touno. After creating a diversion, she kicked the wall in and escaped with Ghent. [71], During the Battle of Sarm, Jade Skywalker was a member of the Jedi force leading an attack on a Killik nest ship. Luke also, however, has a wife named Mara Jade, who is among the most popular characters in Legends lore. Sekot then agreed to help them in the war, preparing itself for a return to known space. The ambush backfired when Jacen used a Force Wave so strong it blew the blaster bolt and the cave stones off himself which also knocked her backwards. [10] She did recall at one point that she had had a falling-star globe as a child and had gotten in trouble after breaking it to see how it worked. After Skywalker got them past a red devourer tank into a secret chamber, Jade Skywalker's knowledge of old Imperial codes allowed them access to a secret laboratory where Irek Ismaren had been turned into a mutant cyborg Dark Jedi. [79] Ben and Skywalker would later use her ship, Jade Shadow, in their quest to find what led to Jacen's fall. [1] Following the Battle of Hoth, Jade became aware of Palpatine's worries about Luke Skywalker; she was sent to infiltrate Jabba Desilijic Tiure's Palace on Tatooine, disguised as the dancing girl Arica, in order to await Skywalker. 5/10 in Round 6. Taking the two ISB men and Tannis with her on the Happer's Way, she went to infiltrate the pirate base at Gepparin, pretending to be an independent ship thief who wanted to join the BloodScars. He’s was to represent what would happen if Vader trained Luke. [24], Jade was on Chibias to see the Coruscant Full Symphony when she encountered a young slicer named Zakarisz Ghent, who had just had a datacard planted on him without his knowledge. [68], Leading a small group of Shamed Ones, Anor escorted her, Veila, and Hamner inside the fortress, where they battled against numerous Yuuzhan Vong warriors and saved Han, Leia, R2-D2, C-3PO, and the Noghri from Yuuzhan Vong capture. "[5], During her travels, she landed on Kintoni, where she spotted the Rebel general Crix Madine. Once she had successfully withdrawn, Jade stole a private yacht of Dequc's, one which was filled with all of his private information regarding the inner workings of Black Nebula, and left it at an Imperial spaceport where it could be discovered by the authorities. Not long after the Second Battle of Fondor, Jade Skywalker would visit her husband as an apparition, comforting him in the midst of his grief and wartime duties. Jade, undaunted, executed him, and then informed Madine of her discovery while she got off the planet, figuring that the Rebels would have found the artwork anyway and executing Barkale was worth it. Jade Skywalker came to his aid and they fled the system for Dubrillion. While Skywalker had been on Kashyyyk, Jade Skywalker had visited a resident doctor on Coruscant who had advised her of the same thing regarding her illness that she already knew: that it was a foreign and unknown composite; that there were no known cures and/or treatments; and that the Belkadan beetle, which Skywalker had recovered, was also of an unknown species. While there, they grew bored and worked off the stress on the slingball court, handily defeating a group of pilots from Champion Squadron. Anakin Skywalker is een personage uit de negendelige filmserie Star Wars van George Lucas. I don’t know enough about Mara Jade … McRandle knew a photographer at Decipher who suggested her for the part, which led to her getting the role. Jaina Solo Fel – Only daughter of Leia Organa Solo and Han Solo and twin sister to Jacen Solo. Biographical information Using her talents, Jade Skywalker was able to slice into the computer terminal to search for any information related to the disappearance of Thrynni Vae. Once she arrived at Karrde's next hideout, Imperial stormtroopers followed shortly afterward and captured Karrde. After the defeat of Grand Admiral Thrawn, Mara Jade entered a brief but unique mutual-apprenticeship[35] with Kyle Katarn, with Kyle initially taking on the role of master, and Mara that of the apprentice. She was determined to be a loving mother, and to protect her son's childhood innocence. [18], Despite these spy activities, she still performed tasks for Vader himself. He also said that he wrote the character as a foil for Skywalker and the pairing of her and Skywalker was a reversal of Han's and Leia's roles. When a distress call came from the ExGal-4 outpost on Belkadan, the Skywalkers decided to investigate together. The Skywalkers and Horn sought to ease the aggressive nature of Durron and his sizable faction and they were somewhat successful. Jade Skywalker said that her actions weren't Ben's fault, and that he should learn from both her mistakes and Jacen's. [5] She was overcome by his death agonies and rendered unconscious. Jade Skywalker was skilled with a vast assortment of weapons. That evening, Jade was attacked by the two ISB men, who had been ordered to eliminate her, and their attack attracted the pirates' attention. While Skywalker and Lumiya dueled each other, Jade Skywalker and Rar entered into a deadly fight—Rar shot at Jade Skywalker with a poison dart, but Jade Skywalker was able to defeat the Twi'lek, knocking her unconscious. Mara Jade is one of the most popular characters in the Star Wars Expanded Universe. Enjoying the hot springs and the mud baths, the women beat Champion Squadron at slingball. [5] Jade carried out Palpatine's will on numerous worlds, eliminating corrupt Imperial officials, traitors, and others who he deemed deserving of death or judgment. [14], In 4 ABY, Mara hid in the Outer Rim Territories. They then participated in the Battle of Dantooine, though Skywalker asked his wife to stay with Leia and the noncombatants. Eventually, the collected party made their way towards the Redoubt on the Chaf Envoy, along with Geroon representatives, Dean Jinzler, who was posing as a New Republic representative, Chak Fel and four stormtroopers from the Empire of the Hand, with none of the disparate groups of guests trusting any of the others or their Chiss hosts. Jade Skywalker nearly abandoned the pursuit upon seeing the traitorous senator Viqi Shesh with a group of Yuuzhan Vong, but Skywalker convinced her to stick with him. Thankfully, Pellaeon recovered enough to resume command and with the aid of the Jedi, planned the Battle of Borosk. Jade Skywalker fought Lumiya to a standstill, and the two women were both left severely wounded. On the final encounter, Jade voluntarily turned off her lightsaber and surrendered. [109] In response to Mara Jade Skywalker's death, Shannon McRandle, the model who has portrayed Mara Jade Skywalker on numerous occasions, has stated her displeasure with the events and particularly the cover of Sacrifice. Quee, Jacen, Skywalker, Sebatyne, Tekli, and Jade Skywalker joined their minds in a Force Meld to help Jade Skywalker trace the disturbance as she flew the Shadow towards its source, the Widowmaker following behind. Eventually, she hit the right spot and unmasked Nom Anor, who had been using his disguise as Dassid Cree'Ar to secretly sabotage the New Republic efforts on Duro. Though the attack was stopped, Corellian Prime Minister Aidel Saxan was assassinated. In the ensuing fight Han Solo, who was aboard the Queen of Empire, went after Elan and was nearly killed when she tried to exhale some of the deadly virus on him. Fortunately, Durron, freed of Kun's influence, led the prototype into a gravitational well, crushing it and ridding the galaxy of its use forever. Jade gave chase, but both vehicles ended up crashing in the vornskr-infested forest. En route back to the spaceport, they were attacked by rivals of the Fels in airspeeders. During that time, the Skywalkers heard a man speaking out against the Republic and the Jedi. During Operation Shadow Hand Karrde permanently loaned it to Jade Skywalker for her personal use. However, Banner turned on her and helped Jari'kyn get to the wedding on time to warn everyone. The next person that both Skywalker and Ben saw was Jade Skywalker. While they were traveling through the caves, they spent their time together settling some of their differences. Jun 4, 2020 - pics and videos of Luke Skywalker and Mara Jade Skywalker. The following day, however, saw the raid utterly fail and the majority of the Imperials killed. About the time the craft launched an attack on the Happer's Way, Jade was also discovered and attacked by a group of pirates. Still wearing her lightsaber, Jade handily defeated him. She escaped the stronghold by killing a rancor and stole the device. [18] In the months prior to the Emperor's Palpatine's death, Jade Skywalker was sent to Tatooine in an effort to infiltrate Jabba's Palace. Following the funeral Skywalker returned back to Coruscant to Jade Skywalker. She was raised as a servant and assassin to Emperor Palpatine and became a high-level Force-using operative. Mara Jade was once known as an "Emperor's Hand," one of the Emperor's personal assassins. She reconnoitered the crime lord's base, but realized that she would need a distraction to allow her to sneak in unnoticed. He is an incredible Jedi who would grow up to defeat the Empire. They also took her starfighter and placed it inside the cave, as she was being hunted by the Chiss who occupied the fortress. Meeting up with the rest of the family on Hapes except Han and Leia, Jacen allowed Skywalker to take Ben away as a precaution. They discussed what they were going to name their child, though the Skywalker agreed to not discuss the war, the Jedi, politics, or the Yuuzhan Vong. While she was gone, LaRone and the Hand of Judgment were attacked by Axlon, who had also been courting Esva's favor and hoped that arranging the governor's death would ingratiate the warlord to the Rebellion. Jade was willing to make allowances using her official position in order to save the lives and careers of people she thought were good, though she had no qualms about using people as tools on her missions. [62] The group explored the shattered capital, evading Yuuzhan Vong patrols and making contact with the survivors. She went to the local Imperial garrison commander, General Touno, and requested two squads of stormtroopers and an officer. Markko confronted her, and then led her at blasterpoint to the rest of the group, revealing that they were actually part of the Rebel Alliance. While in the Talfaglio system, the Jade's Fire intercepted a drone with a message cube bearing an Imperial code and addressed to Leia Organa Solo. [44], Both craft then continued towards Selonia, but were intercepted by hostile fighters before they could land and the Jade's Fire flew cover for the utterly defenseless coneship until Jade and Leia Solo shot off the rest of the fighters. She let them go, but warned them to lie low and lose their Hand of Judgment name, saying she was the only Hand in the Empire. [9], Jade, however, was on her own—her first mission for the Republic was to negotiate with Ka'Pa the Hutt concerning the New Republic's supplies. Jade was forced to work with Skywalker to survive, and she clearly stated her intention to kill him. Palpatine had another assignment for her, sending her to investigate allegations of treason against Governor Bidor Ferrouz of the Candoras sector. Adding to the tensions brewing between the trio, Jade Skywalker would also confront Jacen about performing a memory wipe on Ben, but ultimately accepted his false explanation that he did it for Ben's own protection: in reality, he had done so to conceal the fact that he had fathered a daughter with Tenel Ka Djo.