I've never seen Clone Wars, but I would like to ask: How do they even make that planet livable?
I'd figure it's society would be rough...and there are some hints of colonists returning. I guess my other question would be why is Taris worth saving? Saving face for the Republic? Resources that I'm not aware of or aren't talked about in game?
I can't see what would make Taris important enough to survive to get a form of civilization back, but maybe I'm missing something more?
Well, if we consider Telos for a moment, from KoToR 2, the cut content (which was cut due to time restraints) shows that Telos had
We can potentially assume that Taris had this as well, but it could also be that Malak just wanted to destroy Revan (and the planet) while he had the chance.