The Rann I-Kanu lightsaber is a single-bladed Jedi lightsaber wielded by Jedi Padawan Rann I-Kanu. Rann I-Kanu is a Rise of the Empire era human male Jedi Padawan in Star Wars Legends. He is the apprentice of Jedi Master Ali-Vor. He helps locate and investigate a smuggling ring on Naboo. I-Kanu also plays a minor role in the Naboo Underground, a resistance movement to the Trade Federation occupation.
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Rann I-Kanu Lightsaber in Star Wars Legends
Born in 47 BBY, Rann I-Kanu learns the ways of the Force under the guidance of the Jedi Order. Jedi Master Ali-Vor, a Jedi scholar, takes on Rann I-Kanu as his Padawan. At the age of 15, I-Kanu enrolls at the Royal House of Learning in Theed on the planet Naboo. When Ali-Vor hears rumors of a smuggling ring on the planet, he tasks his Padawan Rann I-Kanu with investigating the rumors.
Rann I-Kanu, with the help of several classmates, locates a secret smuggling base on Naboo. After successfully fighting off some smugglers, the group discovers smugglers are indeed ferrying dangerous animals off world. On the base, the group also finds and rescues Tasrah Boh, a captured local archaeologist. Rann I-Kanu reports the findings back to Ali-Vor.
During the Trade Federation occupation of Naboo, Rann I-Kanu plays a minor role in the Naboo Underground, a resistance movement against the occupation.
Behind the Scenes
The Rann I-Kanu lightsaber first appears in Star Wars: Smugglers of Naboo, a free fast-paced game introduction to the Star Wars Roleplaying Game. The Rann I-Kanu lightsaber blade color is unknown. Jedi Padawan Rann I-Kanu is one of the four pre-made characters for the game. The free game into is available through an archive.org page for the Wizards of the Coast website.
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Image depicts Rann I-Kanu brandishing his Jedi lightsaber
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