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The Jedi and the Sith are the two major groups that almost exclusively use lightsabers. However, they’re not the only beings in the galaxy allowed to wield and use them. There have been numerous times non-Force-sensitive beings used these weapons, even against Jedi.  The Sith wield lightsabers and not all of them have done so …

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Following the founding of the Galactic Empire, Darth Vader landed on an unidentified moon and found Ahsoka Tano’s lightsaber. After confirming it to be hers, he pocketed the lightsaber and used it as evidence that his former apprentice was dead.  It’s unclear when Vader found Ahsoka’s lightsaber. But The Clone Wars finale implies it was …

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We all know that weapons come in a wide array of colors, sizes, and strengths. As might be expected, lightsabers are no different. Raging from a double-bladed lightsaber to a regular single blade, lightsabers are a diverse weapon. They, too, vary in color, and that is not a coincidence. In the Star Wars universe, the …

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It’s not that the Jedi don’t use blasters; they will in times of great need, such as during the Rebellion Period in the Original Trilogy. Therefore, the lightsaber is their chosen weapon because it’s an extension of themselves.  Blasters also don’t fit with a Jedi’s calling, which is to serve as peacekeepers and advisors. They …

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There are many things Jedi cannot do, one of which involves becoming a senator. However, Jedi, through the Council of Reconciliation, can work as diplomats or ambassadors, closely aligning themselves with senators and the Republic’s political affairs.  A Star Wars senator represents their home world in the Galactic Republic, receiving appointments through planetary leaders. Jedi …

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Jedi, like any living being, have feelings. However, the Jedi Code states, “There is no emotion, there is peace.” Therefore, the Jedi, given their code and strict upbringings in the Jedi Temple, it’s safe to say that Jedi learn to control their feelings, and appear emotionless.  Jedi are allowed to have emotions, as shown several …

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Jedi Code forbids Jedi from using Force lightning because to conjure it, one must seek strength that would put them in danger of falling to the Dark Side. However, some Jedi can create electrical judgment and other Force lightning-like powers, such as electrical judgment.  Jedi cannot use Force lightning because of the power it requires. …

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The Sith were power-hungry Force-sensitive beings who used the dark side of the Force to achieve their goals. Rage, anger, hate, and passion were notable Sith traits, hence their red lightsabers. But given their corrupt ways could Sith become a Jedi? There are many examples of Sith turning to the light side and becoming a …

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Yes. There’s been some confusion about this, but Jedi do have emotions. They have to learn how to control them. Everywhere in visual media, (movies, games, etc), we see many cases of a Jedi being emotional. Whether it’s Yoda teasing someone or a Force ghost smiling proudly from a distance, Jedi have the same range …

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While it appears all Jedi fight right-handed given their stance during lightsaber duels, the possibility exists that some are left-handed. This topic has received little attention throughout the fandom, but we can point to a few clues to discover which Jedi favor their left hand.  There are few known left-handed Jedi besides Luke Skywalker and …

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This is the hardest question concerning Star Wars that I’ve tackled. There’s no official answer, and legends can’t help either. That said, I’ll be using my interpretations, knowledge from movies and TV shows, as well as good old fashioned common sense. Do Jedi become stronger with age? Yes and no. It depends largely on the …

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