Exar Kun (5)Full unit name: Kun, Exar
Last updated: 19.07.2023 22:18:32
Version: 8.01.000.2023.07.16
Basic info
First appearance: The Jedi Academy Trilogy, Book 1 - Jedi Search
The Jedi Academy Trilogy, Book 1 - Jedi Search
(BOOK)
Species: Human
Gender: Male
Relations: Jedi Order
Jedi Order
Organization
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
, Brotherhood of the Sith
Brotherhood of the Sith
Organization
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
Events: Duel between Exar Kun and Ulic Qel-Droma
Duel between Exar Kun and Ulic Qel-Droma
Event
Old Republic Era
Known Facts (5)
Duel between Exar Kun and Ulic Qel-Droma (5)
Summary
Exar Kun was a Jedi Knight
Jedi Order
Organization
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
who fell to the dark side, assumed the mantle of Dark Lord of the Sith, and waged a destructive war against the Galactic Republic and Jedi Order during the era of the Old Sith Wars. A human male, Kun was apprenticed to the respected Jedi Master Vodo-Siosk Baas
Vodo-Siosk Baas
(Krevaaki)
Character
Supporting Characters
, and in his days as a student he came across forbidden knowledge of the history of the Sith. Extremely confident in his own abilities and naturally quick to anger, Kun was filled with a burning curiosity regarding the Sith, and soon went on his own quest to find out as much as he could. Kun's search led him to the planet Onderon
Onderon
Planet
, which had once been ruled by a Sith Lord named Freedon Nadd
Freedon Nadd
(Human)
Character
Supporting Characters
. With the help of a pair of Nadd's followers, Kun came across Nadd's tomb on Onderon's moon Dxun
Dxun
Planet
, and there was confronted with the spirit of the dead Sith himself. Seeing in Kun a potential avenue to regain a physical form, Nadd directed the young Jedi to the ancient Sith homeworld of Korriban
Korriban
Planet
. There, Nadd conspired to grievously injure Kun, only healing the man when he accepted the dark side into his heart. Kun's next stop was to the moon Yavin 4
Yavin IV
Planet
, a place with its own Sith history - Kun enslaved the primitive Massassi
Massassi
Sentient Species
living there and compelled them to build extensive temple complexes across the forested world. Soon afterward the fully corrupted Kun banished Nadd's spirit, having never trusted the old Sith, and in the process learned of several other nascent dark side users who had learned from Nadd.

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See also
All characters this character met
Ulic Qel-Droma
Marka Ragnos
Known apprentices
Ulic Qel-Droma
Complete list

Full unit name: Kun, Exar Last updated: 19.07.2023 22:18:32