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Darth Vader a sith?

Utra's Avatar

12.30.2011 , 04:59 AM | #21
Quote: Originally Posted by Wolfninjajedi View Post
Being able to use lighting, doesn't make you or not make you a sith. Reason why Vader can't is because if he tried he would have fried his life support suit and killed himself. He is a sith lord, so he can't use lighting who cares? Force lighting DOESN'T determine wiether someone is a sith lord or not.

Infact Sidious was suppose to be the ONLY force user ever able to use lighting.
You forgot about Count Dooku lol.
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12.30.2011 , 08:07 AM | #22
Vader's title is Dark Lord of the Sith in the original books and screenplay. And he doesnt need to shoot lightning. He can kick your butt with a sabre, and his force abilities without it.

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12.30.2011 , 11:06 AM | #23
Quote: Originally Posted by Utra View Post
You forgot about Count Dooku lol.
No this was before Count Dooku and the PT, Sidious was suppose to be the only force user ever to use lighting. But then later on they changed it.
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12.30.2011 , 11:32 AM | #24
He lost some of his midichlorians when his arms and legs got cut off.


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12.30.2011 , 03:37 PM | #25
As mentioned Vader is mostly cybernetic, which is why he can't fully utilize all force powers. One of the books also does an excellent job of explaining why Sidious would never waste his time training Vader on how to fully use the dark side as (according to some books) you have to be mostly organic or have a life force going through the body.

It would have been very cool to see how Vader would have turned out if he had the full access to the force before taking a lava bath.

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12.30.2011 , 03:52 PM | #26
Jedi have used force lightning. Kyle Katarn did/does. Jaden Korr and many others :P
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12.30.2011 , 03:56 PM | #27
Juggernaut vs Inquisiter. Not all have the same abilities.
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12.30.2011 , 04:02 PM | #28

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12.30.2011 , 09:30 PM | #29
Totally, just look to other Sith who weren't shown using lightning but were definitely Sith; Darth Maul stands out in my head. Also, one might believe that since Anakin would have become twice as powerful as the Emperor had he not been reconstructed, he probably could have been able to use it eventually. But he ****** that up :P

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12.31.2011 , 12:15 AM | #30
Quote: Originally Posted by Sabster View Post
No he didn't. Most of those wounds came from Obi-wan; which means Palpantine would have been looking for a new replacement asap.
he more or less was, thing is until Luke Skywalker came along even a crippled anakin skywalker was STILL stronger then anyone else