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Discussions Top 10 Favorite Jedi (Movies + EU)

Discussion in 'EU Community' started by kenobifan1999, Sep 4, 2012.

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  1. Silas Tri

    Silas Tri Jedi Knight star 1

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    In no particular order...

    Luke Skywalker
    Anakin Skywalker
    Yoda
    Obi-Wan Kenobi
    Qui Gon Jin
    Plo Koon
    Luminara Unduli
    Kit Fisto
    Aayla Secura
    Mace Windu
     
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  2. Sam Lavelle

    Sam Lavelle Jedi Youngling

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    Jolee Bindo
    Revan
    Corran Horn
    Mace Windu
    Guss Tuno
    Tera Sinube
    Kit Fisto
    Yoda
    Kyle Katarn
    Cade Skywalker
     
  3. Legacy Jedi Endordude

    Legacy Jedi Endordude Jedi Knight star 3

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    1. Obi Wan Kenobi
    2. Luke Skywalker
    3. Ashoka Tano (Believe it or not, I think she's cool now!)
    4. K'Kruhn (the dude survived death!)
    5. Ben Skywalker
    6. Anakin Skywalker
    7. Jania Solo
    8. Mace Windu
    9. Qui Gon
    10. Cilghal (not sure about that one)
     
  4. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    1. Zayne Carrick
    2. Jacen Solo
    3. Kyle Katarn
    4. Obi-Wan Kenobi
    5. Qui-Gon Jinn
    6. Nat Skywalker
    7. Jaina Solo
    8. Luke Skywalker
    9. Corran Horn
    10. Cade Skywalker
     
  5. Eryndil

    Eryndil Jedi Knight star 3

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    1. Obi-Wan Kenobi
    2. Yoda
    3. Qui-Gon Jinn
    4. Mace Windu
    5. Luminara Unduli
    6. Luke Skywalker
    7. Kit Fisto
    8. Siri Tachi
    9. Quinlan Vos
    10. Leia Organa-Solo

    Anyone for Jocasta Nu? :D

    Hmm, mostly saga rather than EU
     
  6. kenobifan1999

    kenobifan1999 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    here's my new list

    1. Obi Wan Kenobi
    2. Mace Windu
    3. Qui Gon Jin
    4. Anakin Skywalker
    5. Ashoka Tano
    6. Luke Skywalker
    7. Ki Adi Mundi
    8. Yoda
    9. Plo Koon
    10. Roan Shryne

    HM: Aayla Secura
     
  7. Force Smuggler

    Force Smuggler Force Ghost star 7

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    New list
    Anakin Solo
    Qui-Gon Jinn
    Quinlan Vos
    Ganner Rhysode
    Jaina Solo
    Aayla Secura
    Luke Skywalker
    Kyp Durron
    Corran Horn
    Nejaa Halcyon
     
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  8. roguegirl

    roguegirl Jedi Master star 4

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    1.Obiwan Kenobi

    2. Quinlan Vos

    3.Kit Fisto

    4.Ven Zallow

    5.Yoda

    6.Luke Skywalker

    7.Starkiller

    8.Anakin Skywalker

    9.Jaden Korr

    10.Bardan Jusik
     
  9. awesomejedi

    awesomejedi Jedi Knight star 3

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    1.Mara Jade Skywalker
    2.Ben Skywalker
    3.Saba Sebatyne
    4.Obi-wan Kenobi
    5.Luke Skywalker
    6.Jaina Solo
    7.Anakin Solo
    8.Leia Solo
    9. Bardan Jusik
    10.Shaak Ti
     
  10. tjace

    tjace Jedi Master star 4

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    1. The Jedi Exile
    2. Corran Horn
    3. Obi-wan Kenobi
    4. Mace Windu
    5. Luke Skywalker
    6. Anakin Skywalker
    7. Anakin Solo
    8. Zayne Carrick
    9. Jacen Solo
    10. Revan
     
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  11. SkywalkerSquadron

    SkywalkerSquadron Jedi Knight star 4

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    Not in order:

    Obi-Wan Kenobi
    Mace Windu
    Anakin Solo
    Yoda
    Doran Tainer
    Ahsoka Tano
    Mara Jade
    Jaina Solo
    Corran Horn
    Saba Sebatyne
     
  12. SiouxFan

    SiouxFan Jedi Knight star 3

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    Leia Organa Solo -- a Jedi WAY before she was finally given the title.
    Jacen Solo
    Qui-Gon Jinn
    Obi-Won Kenobi
    Tenel Ka Djo
    Tahiri Veilla
    Yoda
    Danni Que -- Why was nothing ever done with her Force skills?
    Mace Windu

    Hmmm...I've only got 9. Oh well.
     
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  13. SnubJockey

    SnubJockey Jedi Master star 1

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    My top ten, favorites, allowing for personal bias:

    1) Luke Skywalker. All the crap he goes through, and he still manages to retain his goodness.
    2) Yoda. Set the gold standard all Jedi masters would be measured against. Most failed.
    3) Qui-Gon Jinn, Aside from Obi-wan, he was the only redeeming part of Episode I for me, and showed the average Jedi at the height of their power.
    4) Obi-Wan Kenobi. Arguably the protagonist of the prequels, and the only one I felt any empathy with (probably due mostly to MacGregor's acting) and the character is a huge part of establishing continuity in the trilogy as a whole.
    5) Jaina Solo. She retains agency and her own hobbies while still being a Jedi, and is badass. Her brush with the dark side fundamentally altered her.
    6) Tyria Sarkin Tainer. Starts off as an incredibly low-powered Jedi with limited force powers and low self-confidence. Becomes an Antarian Ranger and survives the brutal Imperial occupation of Topwara. Manages to train as a Jedi independently (without giving up or going dark) while maintaining a successful long-distance marriage and raising two children in the middle of a war. Kicks Mandalorian ass.
    7) Leia Organa Solo. Did pretty much everything Tyria did and more. I'm amazed she didn't go dark. Managed to give Han just as much sarcasm as he did her over a multi-decade marriage. That takes dedication.
    8) Ganner Rhysode. Not for his last stand, but for the character development that helped him get to that point over the course of the NJO. If more characters had been written in that way, the series could have been so much better.
    9) Kyle Katarn. Because dangit, I really loved those games.
    10) Anakin Solo. Because he was nice, considerate and kind to pretty much everyone, so of course he had to die.


    At the absolute bottom: Kyp Durron. Couldn't stand him when reading KJA as a kid, still can't stand him now. Once you've killed a few billion people, and destroyed entire solar systems there is nothing you can do to redeem yourself from that, (Unless your name is Samantha Carter and you're in a different franchise...)

    The way his character was written afterwards, it seems like he never really tried, or ever struggled with the dark side again- which is pretty unbelievable for someone with that level of power, history and impulse-control issues.

    The NR should have tried him for war crimes and genocide, with my preferred punishment being a sentence to a 10x10x10 cell surrounded by ysalmiri for the rest of his life while he writes letters of condolence to the relatives of all the people he killed who may have been off-planet at the time.
     
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  14. zompusbite

    zompusbite Jedi Padawan star 1

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    This is the problem. Is it a choice based on the preferences of any one, or a choice based on what it means to be Jedi? According to my analysis of the EU and especially of the PT, a Jedi is a servant of the Force, surrendering his will to that of the Force by letting go of intention, of desire and of life, no matter his midi-chlorians rate or his suitability to a lightsaber. What matters is his faith in the Force and his determination to follow its ways. Based there above, here are my choices :
    1) Zao
    2) Qui-Gon Jinn
    3) Nico Diath
    4) Jon Antilles
    5) Knol Ven'nari
    6) Fay
    7) An'ya Kuro
    8) Thracia Cho Leem
    9) Serifa Altunen
    10) Meetra Surik
     
  15. CrazyOldHermit

    CrazyOldHermit Jedi Master star 4

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    1. Obi-Wan Kenobi (big surprise) :p
    2. Luke Skywalker
    3. Anakin Skywalker
    4. Qui-Gon Jinn
    5. Yoda
    6. Ben Skywalker
    7. Tenel Ka
    8. Jax Pavan
    9. Anakin Solo
    10. Saba Sebatyne
     
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  16. Chancellor Yoda

    Chancellor Yoda Jedi Master star 4

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    1. Yoda
    2. Obi-Wan Kenobi
    3. Luke Skywalker
    4. Kyle Katarn
    5. Plo Koon
    6. Rahm Kota
    7. Kit Fisto
    8. Mace Windu
    9. Saba Sebitien
    10. Qui-Gon Jinn
     
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  17. Shadow Trooper

    Shadow Trooper Jedi Master star 4

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    1. Jacen Solo
    2. Zayne Carrick
    3. Ganner Rhysode
    4. Luke Skywalker
    5. Bastila Shan
    6. Kyle Katarn
    7. Yoda
    8. Tenel Ka
    9. Wolf Sazen
    10. Scout

    Kriea would be on this list, except I don't think she would count as a Jedi during KOTOR 2
     
  18. SWpants

    SWpants Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    1. Anakin Solo
    2. Luke Skywalker
    3. Leia Solo
    4. Yoda
    5. Jaina Solo
    6. Mace Windu
    7. Obi-Wan
    8. Tahiri (pre-LOTF)
    9. Mara Jade
    10. Corran Horn
     
  19. kel_Ronin

    kel_Ronin Jedi Padawan star 2

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    1. Revan
    2. Obi-wan Kenobi
    3. Corran Horn
    4. Luke Skywalker
    5. Jolee Bindo
    6. Qui-Gon Jinn
    7. Mace Windu
    8. Jaden Korr
    9. Plo Koon
    10. Sateel Shan ​
     
  20. Jordan1Kenobi

    Jordan1Kenobi Host of Star Wars Character Contest star 6 VIP - Game Host

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    1. Kit Fisto
    2. Aayla Secura
    3. Obi-Wan Kenobi
    4. Shaak Ti
    5. Qui-Gon Jinn
    6. Ahsoka Tano
    7. Plo Koon
    8. Mace Windu
    9. Galen Marek
    10. Satele Shan

    Honourable mentions:

    Yoda
    Revan
    Coleman Trebor
    Yarael Poof
    Ki-Adi-Mundi
    Daughter
    Roron Corobb
    Nahdar Vebb
    Saesee Tiin
    Luminara Unduli
     
  21. Vader'sGoodHand

    Vader'sGoodHand Jedi Knight star 3

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    Ben Kenobi
    Anakin
    Ahsoka
    Vos
    Even Piel
    Luminara
    Yoda
    Kit Fisto
    Masterin Mace
    Shaak Ti

    (in order)
     
  22. Master_Lok

    Master_Lok Force Ghost star 6

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    Luke Skywalker
    Obi-Wan Kenobi
    Daegen Lok
    Count Dooku
    Oppo Rancisis
    A'Sharad Hett
    Dass Jennir
    Hawk Ryo
    Yoda
    Qui-Gon Jinn
     
  23. Jo B1 Kenobi

    Jo B1 Kenobi Jedi Knight star 2

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    (1) Obi Wan Kenobi - for me he was the perfect Jedi - everything I ever loved about the order.

    "There is an understated elegance in Obi-Wan Kenobi's lightsaber technique, one that is quite unlike the feel one might get from the other great swordsbeings of the Jedi Order. He lacks entirely the flash, the pure bold elan of an Anakin Skywalker; there is nowhere in him the penumbral ferocity of a Mace Windu or a Depa Billaba nor the stylish grace of a Shaak Ti or a Dooku, and he is nothing resembling the whirlwind of destruction that Yoda can become.

    He is simplicity itself.

    That is his power." ROTS, Matthew Stover

    (2) Wolf Sazen - Cade Skywalker's master from the Legacy series. Like Obi Wan he embodies the Jedi path beautifully.

    (3) Quinlan Vos - such a complicated and interesting character. In many ways he's the opposite kind of Jedi to Obi Wan (which makes the Quinlan/Obi Wan mission in TCW really funny). He can be impulsive, angry, sneaky. He walks so close to the dark and yet his heart is good. I think he's great.

    (4) Das Jennir - from the Dark Times comic series. I like him because he's a very human Jedi, not massively powerful or amazingly good, but he does his best in a difficult time.

    (5) Revan - another really interesting character with a complex story.

    (6) Mace Windu - beautiful powerful ferocious Jedi. I really love the way he is described in Shatterpoint...so fierce and true in defending his 'herd' - the Republic.

    (7) Luke Skywalker - I loved watching him mature as a Jedi.

    (8) Ki-Adi-Mundi - He was brilliant in 'Outlander'

    (9) Ganner Rhysode - because he was so flawed and yet, when it really counted he found his way.

    (10) Jacen Solo - becuase he was a deep thinker and most of all becuase of his love of life and all living things. (This is only before all that Darth Caedus stuff)

    Oh and I forgot Yoda!!!! - He's fab too. Love his wisdom.
     
  24. Rogue_Wraith

    Rogue_Wraith Jedi Padawan star 1

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    Corran Horn
    Saba Sebatyne
    Yoda
    Basel Warv
    Tesar Sebatyne
    Luke
    Scout
    Anakin Solo
    Dorsk 81
    Qui-Gon

     
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  25. Cushing's Admirer

    Cushing's Admirer Force Ghost star 7

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    1. Streen
    2. Dorsk 81
    3. Luke Skywalker (pre-NJO)
    4. Ikrit
    5. Jacen Solo (pre-LotF)
    6. Anakin Solo (pre-SbS)
    7. Tionne
    8. Obi-Wan Kenobi (PT)
    9. Nejaa Halcyon

    HM: Count Dooku :)
     
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