Who was Luke Skywalker's first padawan

The voices in Star Wars 9: They are all secret returnees

The forces of light and darkness rise for the all-important showdown in Star Wars 9: The Rise of Skywalker. Jedi and Sith collide once more. Rey (Daisy Ridley), whose parentage we learned more about in Episode IX, is right in the middle. Contrary to expectations, however, she does not have to face the resurrected emperor alone.

In this article, we want to take a close look at the finale of The Rise of Skywalker, in which Rey receives surprising help from the past. In doing so, we will of course be around massive spoilers can't get around, which is why you should break off the text at this point if you haven't seen Episode IX and don't want to spoil the surprise.

"Be with me. Be with me." - Rey in The Rise of Skywalker

In the end it comes as it should: Rey opposes Darth Sidious, but is initially not up to the sheer dark power of the Sith Lord. She hopes Help those Jedi who came before her, asks her to be with her - and they answer her request. Overall, Rey hears the voices of eleven known Jedi knights.

Jedi Knight No. 1: Aayla Secura

Aayla Secura encourages Rey and believes that she will defeat the Emperor. Aayla herself was one at the time of the Galactic Republic Jedi Masterwho fought as a general in the Clone Wars.

In the final phase of the war, Darth Sidious famously called the Order 66 out. After the order was given, Aayla Secura was shot dead by her own clone troops on the planet Felucia.

Jedi Knight No. 2: Adi Gallia

Another answered with Adi Gallia Jedi Master from the time before Palpatine's rise to power. she was Member of the Jedi High Council and fought as a general on the front lines during the Clone Wars.

Adi Gallia found her death before the end of the war. On a joint mission with Obi-Wan Kenobi, she fell on the planet Florrum fighting the Sith Darth Maul and Savage Opress.

Jedi Knight No. 3: Luminara Unduli

Also Jedi Master Luminara Unduli supports Rey during her fight against Palpatine. She was considered an extremely disciplined Jedi who fought during the Clone Wars and was killed by her troops in the course of Order 66 on the planet Kashyyyk.

However, after her death, the Empire used her corpse as baitto lure out surviving Jedi of Order 66. This is how it did it Grand Inquisitorto set a trap for Jedi Kanan Jarrus and his future student Ezra Bridger.

Jedi Knight # 4: Qui-Gon Jinn

Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn was and was a member of the Order during the time of the Galactic Republic Master of Obi-Wan Kenobi. Qui-Gon found den on the desert planet Tatooine Slave boy Anakin Skywalker and was convinced that this was the chosen one.

After his death at the hand of the Sith Lord Darth Maul, Qui-Gon Jinn succeeded to become one with the force and so gain eternal life. Knowledge that he passed on to Jedi like Yoda and Obi-Wan in the years that followed.

Jedi Knight No. 5: Mace Windu

Mace Windu was Jedi master and one of the leading members of the Jedi Council. He was considered as outstanding swordsmanwhose style was known for its aggressiveness. During the Clone Wars he fought as a general in several battles.

Jedi Master Windu eventually became killed by Darth Sidiousafter he initially wanted to strike down the chancellor himself, as he represented a danger to the republic and the Jedi.

Jedi Knight No. 6: Ahsoka Tano

Ahsoka Tano, whose appearance J.J. Abrams previously hinted at was during the Clone Wars Assigned to Anakin Skywalker as a padawan and fought together with her master in numerous battles. She left the Jedi Order before the end of the war.

After the rise of the empire helped Ahsoka build the rebellion and fought alongside other surviving Jedi against the Inquisitors of the Empire and Darth Vader. After the Battle of Endor, their trail is lost.

Jedi Knight # 7: Kanan Jarrus (Caleb Dume)

Fought during the Clone Wars Caleb Dume together with his master for the republic. After executing Order 66, she gave her life in combat to enable her padawan to escape. Later Caleb took the name Kanan Jarrus.

Kanan joined the rebellion and trained the boy Ezra Brider as his padawan before the Battle of Yavin. During the battle for the liberation of the planet Lothal Kanan Jarrus sacrificed his life and then became one with the Force.

Yedi Knight No. 8: Yoda

As Jedi Grand Master he witnessed the rise and fall of the Galactic Republic and the seizure of power by the Empire. He trained Generations of Jedi and was especially valued for his wisdom.

After his loss to Sith Lord Darth Sidious, he retired into exile in Dagobah back. Years later he trained Luke Skywalker, who resurrected the Jedi Order. Yoda died some time later and became part of the power.

Jedi Knight # 9: Obi-Wan Kenobi

Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi was one of the most respected members of the Jedi Order and a respected general during the Clone Wars. According to the last wish of his master, Obi-Wan formed the boy Anakin Skywalker as a padawan out. After the fall of his student to the dark side Obi-Wan retired to Tatooine back where he looked after Anakin's son Luke Skywalker from afar.

After his fight against Darth Vader, Obi-Wan became one with the force.
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Jedi Knight # 10: Anakin Skywalker

After training under Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin became Skywalker in the final days of the Galactic Republic inducted into the Jedi Council. He fell into the dark side and closed as Darth Vader to the Sith Lord Darth Sidious, hoping to be able to prevent the death of his wife Padmé Amidala with his help.

When Emperor Palpatine was on the verge of murdering Luke Skywalker, Anakin Skywalker found back on the light side of the Force: he kills Darth Sidious and fulfills it Jedi prophecy, according to which he the power in equilibrium will bring. After his death, Anakin becomes one with the Force. As he reveals to Rey years later, it is now up to her to rebalance the power.

Jedi Knight # 11: Luke Skywalker

After joining Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi, Luke Skywalker fought on the side of the rebellion against the empire as well as his father, Anakin Skywalker / Darth Vader. After defeating the empire, he rebuilt the Jedi Order again, before settling down after corrupting his student Ben Solo withdrew into exile.

Luke trained years later Rey and faced his former student Kylo Ren in the Battle of Crait before Luke Skywalker became one with the Force. In the final fight against Darth Sidious, Luke encourages his former student Rey and tells her the force will always be with her.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has been going on since December 18th in German cinemas.

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