Twin Suns (35)Full unit name: Twin Suns
Last updated: 19.10.2022 16:59:21
Version: 7.05.001.2022.10.14
Navigation (2)
Basic info
First appearance: The Old Republic
Relations: Pirate
Pirate
Organization
Communities
, Smuggler
Smuggler
Organization
Communities
, Tatooine
Tatooine
Planet
Events: Pirate Bullies
Pirate Bullies
Event
Cold War (3653BBY - 3642BBY)
, Reap the Whirlwind
Reap the Whirlwind
Event
Cold War (3653BBY - 3642BBY)
Known Facts (3)
Pirate Bullies (1)
Reap the Whirlwind (2)
Summary
A loose affiliation of pirates
Pirate
Organization
Communities
, smugglers
Smuggler
Organization
Communities
and thugs, the Twin Suns was found almost exclusively on the desert world of Tatooine
Tatooine
Planet
and was active there during the Cold War. Those who joined the Twin Suns typically fell into two categories: independents and exiles. Independents were individuals or small gangs seeking protection from more established criminal organizations like the Exchange
Exchange
Organization
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
or the Hutt Cartel
Hutt Cartel
Organization
Galaxy-Wide Organizations
. Exiles were former members of these established syndicates that had been forced out for reasons ranging from suspected betrayal to mental instability to simply choosing the wrong side in a power struggle. The Twin Suns relied on brinksmanship to offset their small numbers. Reacting to even the smallest perceived threat to their people or territory with a completely inappropriate level of violent response had convinced larger criminal organizations to mostly avoid them. While some thought of them as of an intergalactic crime syndicate, should the Twin Suns try to expand beyond Tatooine, they would quickly be crushed by their much stronger rivals.

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See also
Known subgroups, subsidiaries or members
Twin Suns Bounty Hunter
Twin Suns Member (M03)
Related units, characters and technologies
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Braigin Helk
ST-97 "Steel"
CBD-A02 Combat Battle Droid
IND-A01 Industrial Droid
ROGUE-A01 Assassin Droid
WAR-A01 Assassin Droid
REC-A01 Probe Droid
SEN-A01 Probe Droid
Complete list

Full unit name: Twin Suns Last updated: 19.10.2022 16:59:21