He lures Kanan away from Ezra, and makes an attempt on his life. He's cut in half. Darth Maul: Saboteur is a short story by James Luceno. While Maul claimed he built his empire in the hope of returning to his side, Sidious saw past his deception with the sight of Opress and began to duel the two brothers. It was released in ebook form, with a length equivalent to about 55 printed pages, on February 1, 2001. Darth Maul's head originally had feathers, based on prayer totems, but the Creature Effects crew led by Nick Dudman interpreted those feathers as horns, modifying his features into those common in popular depictions of the devil. Maul is also featured prominently in comic series starting in this period, The Clone Wars: The Sith Hunters and Darth Maul: Death Sentence. Maul pleads for mercy, but Sidious ignores him and tortures him with blasts of Force lightning. Darth Maul was physically portrayed by actor and martial artist Ray Park in The Phantom Menace. In the chaos, Maul commandeered a shuttle and escaped, despite Tano's efforts to stop him. Kenobi was then knocked out by both Savage and Maul. Maul eventually escaped Sidious' clutches with aid from his Mandalorian loyalists. Darth Maul war ein dathomirischer Zabrak und Sith - Lord. Introducing himself as "Old Master" and seeking revenge against Sidious, Maul wins Ezra's trust by denouncing the Sith. The series is set in the shortly before the Battle of Naboo in Episode I – The Phantom Menace. Maul takes the crew to a remote base in the Outer Rim where he awaits Kanan and Ezra's arrival. The events of the comic are set some time after Maul's defeat at Darth Sidious' hands in the fifth season of the television series, and before his eventual return in the seventh season. During his duel with Kenobi, Maul taunted the Jedi, reminding him of how he was powerless to save his master. 1. Clone Wars: Darth Maul and Darth Sidious Reunited! Maul was then imprisoned in a Mandalorian box meant to hold Force users, and placed on a Republic cruiser to be taken back to Coruscant and be tried for his crimes. Ultimately, Maul is able to mortally wound Qui-Gon and knock Obi-Wan down into a shaft, but the latter uses the Force to propel himself out of the pit, and equip himself with Qui-Gon's lightsaber to bisect Maul, sending the two parts of his body falling down the shaft.[10]. At least two videos of kids trying to imitate Darth Maul have gone viral: the 2003 Star Wars Kid, which spawned an internet meme, and another which went viral in December 2017 of an 8-year-old Ontario boy pretending to be Darth Maul and displaying his martial arts skills.[31]. Kenobi, alone had engaged the brothers, weakening Savage until a lightsaber deadlock had occurred between the three that cost Savage his left arm in the process. After Savage dies from his wounds, Sidious reminds Maul of the Rule of Two, and tells him that he has been replaced. Im Jahr 32 VSY wurde Darth Maul während der Blockade von Naboo von Darth Sidious nach Naboo entsandt, um die Handelsföderation bei ihrer Absicht, den Planeten unter ihre Kontrolle zu bringen, zu unterstützen. Setting a course towards Hondo's base of operations Maul and Savage led an assault against Hondo's pirates. However, when Maul and his brother met Darth Sidious on Mandalore, Maul was rebuked and told that he was no longer a Sith and had been replaced. Since the release of The Phantom Menace, Maul has become a widely recognized figure in popular culture, and is remembered for his intimidating appearance and double-bladed lightsaber. Maul dies by his old nemesis' hands, but takes comfort in knowing that the boy Obi-Wan is protecting will eventually avenge them both by destroying the Sith.[4]. Share This Page. Maul and Savage set about a plan to exact revenge on Obi-Wan. [citation needed]. As he lies dying in Obi-Wan's arms, Maul asks if the person he is protecting is the Chosen One, and Obi-Wan replies that he is. Shortly afterwards, Maul Pyke leader Marge Krim about the lost spice shipment via hologram. [5] Maul's facial tattoos were inspired by the indigenous peoples of Brazil. Plus, Sidious continues Maul’s training by taking him to Malachor, featured in the season 2 finale of Rebels, where Maul has a vision of being a Jedi instead of a Sith. Male Maul was taken by Sidious from his home and separated from his two brothers, Savage Opress and Feral and trained to be a weapon fueled by the dark side of the Force. Doch Darth Sidious hat längst Wind von der Sache bekommen und seinerseits jemanden beauftragt sich des flüchtigen Neimodianers anzunehmen: Darth Maul, der Schattenjäger. Darth Maul (* 54 VSY auf Dathomir; † 2 VSY auf Tatooine), später nur Maul, war ein Sith als der Schüler von Darth Sidious und später ein gefürchteter Krimineller als Anführer von Crimson Dawn. One story, "Old Wounds", depicts Maul with longer horns on his head, having survived his bisection at Obi-Wan's hands, with his missing bottom half replaced with cybernetic legs, similar to those of General Grievous (and his eventual revival in The Clone Wars). Maul: „Ja“ 3. In the 2012 novel Darth Plagueis, the titular Sith lord sends his apprentice, Darth Sidious, to the Force-rich world of Dathomir. As Maul was being transported back to Coruscant, he and Tano sensed Skywalker's fall to the Dark Side of the Force and the execution of Order 66. Easily breaking free, Maul challenges Vizsla to a duel to take over Death Watch and Mandalore; he succeeds in killing Vizsla and claims his former co-conspirator's darksaber. Maul plans to kill Vader and resume his rightful place at Palpatine's side. Conceding that they were outmatched, Kenobi told Ventress to make for the cockpit escape pod. Aside from the films and television series, the character appears in various canon and non-canon Star Wars media over the years, such as books, comics, and video games. Mother Talzin had reason to believe Maul was alive, Mother Tazin gave Savage a Nightsisters' talisman necklace witch would help him find his brother. During their confrontation, Maul deduces that Obi-Wan is not only hiding, but is protecting someone. He wins the loyalty of most Death Watch members, but Bo-Katan Kryze retreats along with those loyal to their previous leader. Afterwards, Maul and Ezra hazardously unite the holocrons, allowing them to see visions of their desires: Ezra sees images of a way to destroy the Sith, images including "twin suns", while Maul sees a vision of his own. [14][15], Darth Maul's origins are elaborated upon in the third season of the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, which takes place between Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. It was also published in the back of the paperback edition of Michael Reaves' Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter. He later sends his Shadow Collective lieutenants into hiding, warning them of the Galactic Empire that is about to be created, and has another confrontation with Ahsoka in his throne room, where he warns her about the rise of the Empire as well and proposes that they join forces to try and stop Sidious. How does that work?" After Savage killed Gallia, the brothers had forced Kenobi to retreat along with Hondo's remaining forces into the ruins of the pirate compound. In his first appearance, in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Darth Maul is ordered by his master Darth Sidious (Ian McDiarmid) to capture Queen Padmé Amidala (Natalie Portman) of Naboo in order to force her to sign a treaty that would legitimize the Trade Federation's invasion of the planet, thus making him the central antagonist. Before they could take off, however, one of Hondo's pirates fired a rocket into the ships left engine, resulting in the ship's plummet towards the surface. Darsha's master is slain while attempting to buy time for the others. Sidious versprach der Nachtschwester, sie zu seiner rechten Hand zu machen, doch Talzin wurde von ih… Maul initially goes on several missions of terror for his master, killing politicians, crime bosses, merchants and warlords. Maul encountered Tano not long after the siege of Mandalore began, noting that he had been expecting Obi-Wan Kenobi to come. Maul senses Darth Sidious arriving on Mandalore. By doing so, she hoped to save Maul from becoming one of the Nightbrothers, a clan of … In flashbacks during the novel Star Wars: Ahsoka, it is revealed that during the final days of the Clone Wars, Maul and his forces were besieged on Mandalore by an army of clone troopers led by Ahsoka Tano and Captain Rex. After abandoning his forces as they are faced with defeat, Maul attempts to escape in a shuttle, but is ultimately captured by Ahsoka. In the final days of the Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano and Bo-Katan Kryze contacted the Republic about Maul's machinations. From the shadows, he ran an operation that involved running a containment of spice by the Pykes, who hired Rafa and Trace Martez to carry out the shipment. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Maul and Dooku unite to fight Obi-Wan Kenobi and, Death of Satine Kryze and Dueling Sidious. [c] Talzin instructs Savage Opress to find his long-lost brother. Maul then brought the Jedi aboard the Turtle tanker, where they began mercilessly beating him to the point of unconsciousness. Maul escapes in the confusion, uttering, "He lives.". However, during a heavy ethics debate with former Jedi Padawan Ahsoka Tano, Trace dumped the spice into hyperspace. Maul—having cast aside the title of Darth—reveals a new lightsaber disguised as a walking stick and joins the Jedi in battling the Inquisitors. Obi-Wan realizes Maul has to die and ignites his lightsaber. Shortly after her message, she was recaptured. The scheme works, and Talzin is able to restore herself to her physical form, but she sacrifices herself to save Maul. In a swift duel, Obi-Wan fatally wounds Maul. Upon surveying the scene, Maul feels no trace of Pavan in the Force, not realizing that the carbonite hibernation has made his lifeforce undetectable. When Ventress was temporarily overpowered by Opress, Kenobi retrieved his own lightsaber from Maul and rearmed her with her other one. Darth Maul is a 4-issue comics series published by Dark Horse Comics featuring Darth Maul. Maul warned Krim that every part of his plan was important and that any more delays would jeopardize it. Maul's ship is blasted by a missile as it attempts to take flight, but Maul and Savage manage to escape using one of the emergency pods. Hineingeboren in den Nachtschwestern-Clan, stand Maul unter der Kontrolle der Clanmutter Talzin und ihrer Schwestern der Nacht.Maul war der Sohn von Clanmutter Talzin, die sich in dieser Zeit mit dem Sith-Lord Darth Sidious zusammengeschlossen hatte. 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' shows his life after vivisection", "Entertainment Weekly – Darth Maul Lives! Maul expressed his hatred to Obi-Wan and it was because of his hatred towards him he survived. Death Watch, Maul, and Savage finally moved in to reclaim Mandalore. Copy Link. George Lucas decided to resurrect Maul for the series after developing Opress. Although Maul escapes with a company of loyal Mandalorians, the Shadow Collective has disintegrated due to the conflict with Sidious, as the Hutts, Pykes, and Black Sun have all abandoned Maul. Before the Clone Wars, he was bisected by Obi-Wan Kenobi during the Trade Federation invasion of Naboo and presumed dead after killing Obi-Wan's master, Qui-Gon Jinn. He encourages the boy to use the dark side, and leads him into an ancient Sith temple, where they discover a holocron that Maul claims can give them the knowledge needed to defeat the Sith. Obi-Wan draws the two brothers away from the pirates, engaging them in a duel. Maul then stated he would ensure Kenobi would suffer as he had in past years. Rapidly, the child's Force-sensitivity manifested, scaring his father who hated and feared those he dismissed as \"freaks.\" Gora contacted the Jedi Order on Coruscant and told them to come and claim his son. Once the transformation was complete, she awoke Maul and departed. The story is about Darth Maul and takes place roughly a year before The Phantom Menace. Auf Coruscant treffen Jäger und Gejagte schließlich zusammen, wobei der Informationsbroker Lorn Pavan und sein treuer Droidenpartner I-Fünf ins Kreuzfeuer beider Parteien geraten. If he did, Maul would have the Crimson Dawn take the Pykes over. He escapes years later, after meeting Ezra Bridger, whom he forces to assist in locating Obi-Wan for one final confrontation. He was able to convince the Black Sun and the Pykes to rejoin the Shadow Collective and forged ties with the Crimson Dawn, led by Dryden Vos. Tracked by an Imperial Inquisitor named the Eighth Brother, Maul is stranded on the ancient Sith world of Malachor, where he is discovered among the ruins by series protagonist Ezra Bridger. Maul commands her to meet with him on Dathomir and tells her that they will work more closely from that point forward, igniting his lightsaber. Disguised as a Mandalorian Super Commando, Kenobi managed to free Satine from her cell and bring her aboard the ship, but the pursuing commandos fatally damaged and destroyed the Twilight. Der Zabrak vom Planeten Dathomir hatte den Auftrag, den Erfolg der Blockade von Naboo zu sichern. Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter is a novel by Michael Reaves released on February 1, 2001. Refusing to believe that Anakin could turn to the dark side, Ahsoka engages Maul in a duel, which leads them to a scaffold above the throne room. [9] The character was voiced by comedian/voice actor/director Peter Serafinowicz in The Phantom Menace and Lego videogame adaptation of the prequel trilogy, while Sam Witwer performed the character's voice in the animated series The Clone Wars, Rebels, and in the live action movie Solo: A Star Wars Story. Pavan and Darsha escape various dangers of Coruscant's subterranean levels before finding themselves in another battle. During the battle, Maul's former master, Darth Sidious, arrived in person to deal with them. Biographic Information Sidious reveals that he has no intention of killing Maul, remarking that he has other uses for his former apprentice. Maul manages to track down her starship to Tatooine, where he briefly duels Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson), who was assigned to protect the Queen, near the ship's landing zone, but Qui-Gon ultimately escapes aboard the ship. Darth Maul: Apprentice is a short German Star Wars-based fan film, created by Shawn Bu and Vi-Dan Tran of the German-based film company, T7 Production. While Maul and Savage are in the process of retreating, Hondo's crew open fire at them and shoot off one of Maul's robotic legs. The army—made up of Death Watch, a Mandalorian splinter faction; the Pyke Syndicate, the galaxy's primary spice dealers; and the Hutt Clan— launched a coup against Duchess Satine Kryze and her pacifist government on the planet Mandalore. It is implied that Maul has a twin brother and that Talzin is only aware of one child. In doing this, they only narrowly escaped the Sith brothers. However, Kenobi was able to escape off-world with the aid of Satine's sister, Bo-Katan and her Nite Owl renegades. However, the arrival of Sidious and Grievous halted their plans and after a duel in which Talzin sacrificed herself to allow Maul to escape. [25][28][26] Before the events of The Phantom Menace, Sith lords Darth Plagueis and Darth Sidious send their disciple Darth Maul to a galactic prison to recover a powerful weapon. Guided by the Nightsisters' talisman necklace, Opress traveled to the Outer Rim planet of Lotho Minor, where he found his brother's dwelling among the planet's caves. However, despite his bisection, Maul had survived his encounter with Kenobi and escaped to Lotho Minor, where he remained for the next ten years in exile, losing his memories as he was slowly driven mad. 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