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Sith who dont have purple lightsabers but should have

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Sith who dont have purple lightsabers but should have

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Exoscall
09.11.2013 , 04:29 AM | #1
Im thinking about this, sith like palpatine or vader should have had purple lightsabers instead of red, yes, people in 1977 might not have thought of a purple lightsaber for sith yet but still, which sith should have had a purple lightsaber instead of red?

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09.11.2013 , 05:02 AM | #2
I disagree that they should have had purple sabers. Because according to the lore red was the iconic colour of the Sith.
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09.12.2013 , 10:45 AM | #3
Purple?? What's the significance?
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Anysao
09.15.2013 , 08:29 AM | #4
I really don't know about this. Red seems to be the only fit color for them. But the Sith I would like to see with purp's is: Asajj Ventress. Sure, not really a Sith, but she could pull of twin purple lightsabers, right?
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09.15.2013 , 08:33 AM | #5
Vader should have had the Red lightsaber, possibly Palpatine should have have Purple, but I feel Yellow is more his colour.

Darth Tyranus aka Count Dooku should have had Purple, and possibly Exar Kun.
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Selenial
09.17.2013 , 12:13 PM | #6
Only Six Dark lords ever wielded blades that were not Red, and only one of those (Traya) was actually Purple.

Despite what you think, Purple was not common place among the Sith.
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Aurbere
09.17.2013 , 12:29 PM | #7
Seeing Mace Windu with the purple lightsaber makes me feel that Purple signifies someone that isn't fully on one side.

So for movie characters, I feel that Dooku would be the best Sith for a purple lightsaber.
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Beniboybling
09.17.2013 , 01:22 PM | #8
Quote: Originally Posted by Aurbere View Post
Seeing Mace Windu with the purple lightsaber makes me feel that Purple signifies someone that isn't fully on one side.

So for movie characters, I feel that Dooku would be the best Sith for a purple lightsaber.
I don't know, Dooku seemed to come across as very much a Sith Lord.

Purple sabers I feel should be reserved for Jedi, who are walking the line between light and dark. Because once you adopt the title of Sith Lord, your a Sith. End of story.

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Aurbere
09.17.2013 , 03:28 PM | #9
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I don't know, Dooku seemed to come across as very much a Sith Lord.
I recommend reading Dark Rendezvous. Not only is it a great read, but it delves into the relationship between Yoda and Dooku, and how Dooku still has ties to Yoda.
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09.17.2013 , 04:16 PM | #10
Quote: Originally Posted by Aurbere View Post
I recommend reading Dark Rendezvous. Not only is it a great read, but it delves into the relationship between Yoda and Dooku, and how Dooku still has ties to Yoda.
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