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Mara Jade is a fictional character in the Star Wars Expanded Universe, now known as “Legends.” She was created by author Timothy Zahn and first appeared in the 1991 novel “Heir to the Empire,” the first book in the Thrawn Trilogy. Mara Jade’s character became one of the most prominent and beloved figures in the Star Wars Expanded Universe.
Key details about Mara Jade include:
1. **Imperial Assassin:** Mara Jade was initially introduced as the Emperor’s Hand, a title for an elite assassin and agent of Emperor Palpatine. She was trained from a young age to serve the Emperor and carried out his will, which often involved espionage, assassination, and carrying out sensitive missions.
2. **Red Hair and Green Eyes:** Mara Jade is described as having striking red hair and piercing green eyes, which became defining features of her character.
3. **Redemption:** After the events of “Return of the Jedi,” Mara Jade’s character undergoes significant development. With the death of the Emperor, she embarks on a journey of self-discovery and redemption, distancing herself from the dark side of the Force.
4. **Force Sensitivity:** Mara Jade is strong in the Force and was trained as a Sith assassin. However, she later becomes a Jedi Knight and plays a key role in the New Jedi Order.
5. **Romantic Involvement:** Mara Jade’s character is most notably known for her romantic relationship with Luke Skywalker, which eventually leads to their marriage in the Star Wars Expanded Universe.
6. **Expanded Universe Novels:** Mara Jade appears in numerous novels and stories within the Star Wars Expanded Universe, including the Thrawn Trilogy, Hand of Thrawn Duology, and the New Jedi Order series.
7. **Legacy:** While the Star Wars Expanded Universe is no longer considered official canon (as of Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm), Mara Jade remains an iconic character in the hearts of many Star Wars fans and is often referenced in discussions of the Expanded Universe’s legacy.
Mara Jade’s character is known for her intriguing evolution from Imperial assassin to Jedi Knight and her complex relationship with some of the central figures in the Star Wars universe, making her a beloved and enduring character in Star Wars literature.