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  BattleReports.com
This documentary on the legendary battle of hoth is brought to you by the University of Corascant.
Hoth is a vast frozen wasteland, with hurricane force winds being a constant plague upon the tarnished landscape.
At the conclusion of the battle of Hoth, the Empire was at its height.
www.battlereports.com /viewreports.php?reportnum=4917   (2656 words)

  
 hoth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Rebel Alliance relocated to Hoth after their victory in the Battle of Yavin.
However, an Imperial probe droid discovered the base on Hoth, but was itself discovered, and the Rebels began preparations to leave, although Darth Vader's Death Squadron arrived too soon, and the Rebels were forced into combat to cover their escape.
Hoth is an example of the science-fictional stereotype of a planet that has only one climatic zone.
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 Star Wars: Databank | Hoth
Hoth is the sixth planet in the remote system of the same name.
The daytime temperatures of Hoth were bearable for properly dressed humans, but the Hoth nights are too hostile even for the native creatures.
Following their victory at the Battle of Yavin, the core group of Rebel Alliance heroes had to abandon their headquarters at the Massassi temples of Yavin 4.
www.starwars.com /databank/location/hoth   (270 words)

  
 Hoth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Such an ecosystem would be almost entirely carnivorous on the surface though, meaning that the tauntauns were probably a non-native life form introduced by the rebels for use as beasts of burden.
Furthermore, photosynthesis does occur in arctic and alpine regions of Earth, despite the mistaken assumption by most residents of temperate or tropical climates that ice and snow are devoid of life.
Lord Hoth is also the name of a famous Jedi Master who led the Army of Light against Lord Kaan's Brotherhood of Darkness during the Battle of Ruusan.
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 Battle of Hoth -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The parts of Hoth seen in the movie are (A layer of snowflakes (white crystals of frozen water) covering the ground) snow-covered and the only local fauna seen are tauntauns, animals vaguely resembling camels, and carnivorous snow beasts.
The battle was not without loss for the Empire: Imperial-class Star Destroyer Tyrant was damaged by the planetary ion cannon, several AT-ATs were destroyed by Rebel defenders and more lost to the treacherous ice floes giving way.
Despite forcing the Rebels to flee, they were unable to destroy all of the fleeing ships and Lord Vader failed in what he considered a primary objective, namely capturing (Click link for more info and facts about Luke Skywalker) Luke Skywalker.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/ba/battle_of_hoth.htm   (910 words)

  
 Star Wars Source.Net
Hoth is a desolate ice planet, far from its blue and white sun, in the outer regions of space, bordering the unknown regions.
Hoth was first discovered a short while after the Battle of Yavin by Luke Skywalker, when his ship crashed into Hoth after being pursued by TIE Fighters.
Hoth is a barren, near-lifeless planet, and, it is truly uninhabitable, as even the most hardy of people could not survive there for extended periods of time.
www.starwarssource.net /sws_display.php?template=1&document=129   (726 words)

  
 Battle of Hoth
The Battle of Hoth is a fictional event in the science fiction film.
In the movie, the Empire, in the form of Darth Vader's Executor task force, has found the main base of the Rebel Alliance, located on the planet Hoth.
Despite forcing the Rebels to flee, they were unable to destroy all of the fleeing ships and Lord Vader failed in capturing Luke Skywalker.
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 STAR WARS: Miscellaneous Technicalities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Robert Brown for discussion on the role and deployment of walkers in the Battle of Hoth.
The shadows on the battling starships could also be used to determine the orientations of all major components of the battle.
As shown in the indoor and ground battles of the movies, the long, invisible forerunner of the visible trace bolt is blatantly transparent and has negligible effect on natural light.
www.theforce.net /swtc/misc.html   (8052 words)

  
 Battle of Hoth - Uncyclopedia
The Battle of Hoth was a month long battle and siege that took place during the War of the Roses from August 10-November 20 in 2003 at Put-In-Bay, Ohio when the forces of the White Rose attacked and sieged the forces of the Red Rose.
This battle was also part of the White Rose's "Limo counts as a word you asshole!" Offensive.
Unbeknownst to Link the battle was already over and the reamining UN troops surrounded him and took him as thier only prisioner.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Battle_of_Hoth   (709 words)

  
 Star Wars HomePage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
When the rebels were forced to flee Yavin 4, they placed their new base, named Echo Base at the ice planet Hoth.
Of Hoths many strange creatures are the tauntauns and the wampas.
Hobbie was a rebel pilot who piloted Rogue 4 during the Battle of Hoth, where he met his death.
www.extra.hu /starw/h.htm   (356 words)

  
 Rebelscum.com: Star Wars Saga Photo Archives
A key command figure in the Rebel Alliance, Princess Leia becomes a source of inspiration for the Rebels when she stays on Hoth, directing the evacuation, even when the base begins to collapse around her.
During his patrol, he is attacked and captured by a vicious wampa but uses the power of the Force to free himself from the predatory beast.
On the ice planet Hoth, the Rebel Alliance uses tauntauns as mounts and pack animals.
www.rebelscum.com /sw03trubattlehoth.asp   (314 words)

  
 Rogue Squadron
He was Luke's gunner during the Battle of Hoth.
Dack was killed in the battle by a stray laser bolt.
an Alliance pilot killed during the Battle of Yavin, Jek Porkins was a native of the planet Bestine IV until the Empire evicted the entire population in order to establish a base there.
www.geocities.com /roguesquadron2/endor.htm   (1268 words)

  
 Vader's Mask -- Illustrator's Gallery -- Lady Z, Battle on Hoth
It was the feeling of her heart and soul being forcibly wrenched from her.
As her children left Hoth, that was all she was left with.
Such a little thing, but it was enough to pull her out of the despair she was prepared to throw herself into at the thought of losing her children again.
www.vadersmask.homestead.com /ladyzhoth.html   (135 words)

  
 Star Wars: Message Boards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Imperials dominated that battle, due to the leadership of General Veers, the superior equipment, the superior firepower, etc etc....
Their intention was not to Win the battle (Cause they knew they Couldn't) but to hold off the Imperials long enough to evacuate the Base....which they succeded in.
Date Posted: Oct 29, 2002 08:26 PM The Battle of Hoth used to be my favorite part of the trilogy until I got a little older.
forums.starwars.com /thread.jspa?threadID=95343   (669 words)

  
 AtomFilms - Star Wars: Battle of Hoth - All Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Truly "Battle of Hoth" is the mockumentary that all other mockumentary's should be judged by.
The Battle of Yavin or The Battle of Endor would be so cool on this format.
I felt like I was watching "The History Channel." Tonight on "Great Military Battles: The Battle of Hoth." It was so well done I was on the verge of laughing at just how cool it was and also wanting to hear how it ends...getting inside each voice and wondering what would happen to them.
www.shockwave.com /landing/allReviews.jsp?id=battle_hoth&page=6   (850 words)

  
 MASSASSI STAR WARS, ARCHIVES, CHARACTERS, WES JANSON
He surived the Battle of Endor and the Battle for Bakura, but he lost many of his close friends durring the Galactic Civil War.
Janson and Wedge Antilles had perfected their coordination as gunner and pilot during the Battle of Hoth.
This Rogue is one of those rare soldiers who is as competent on the ground as he is in the air, and can shoot and fly with tremendous skill.
massassi.yavin4.com /sw/c_janson.htm   (222 words)

  
 JediNet.co.uk : The Battle of Hoth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
After the Rebel victory at the Battle of Yavin, the Alliance relocated its command base centre, Echo Base, to Hoth.
Despite its terrible climate, Hoth seemed like a good hiding place, but Echo Base hadn't been completed when an Imperial probe droid discovered the Rebels.
The successful evacuation led the Rebellion to a do-or-die, all-out attack at the Battle of Endor a year later.
www.jedinet.co.uk /battle-hoth.htm   (203 words)

  
 Jedi Council Forums - Would you change The Battle of Hoth?
There might not be any specific reason to rework the battle, but if somebody was intent on it, I'd think adding a bit of the overwheming-ness factor to the empire's army would be appropriate.
It should be said however that the seperatists' battle droids were a larger fighting force than the rebels.
The Battle of Hoth is actually one of my top three favorite sequences in the entire Saga - I think it adds the perfect adrenaline jump start to ESB.
boards.theforce.net /Classic_Trilogy/b10002/12049615/p2   (1531 words)

  
 Galactic Civil War - Star Wars
The rebel base on Hoth was discovered and the rebels fled while they fought a last ditch stalling effort, which would become known as the Battle of Hoth.
At the last second, the friends escaped aboard the Millennium Falcon, though Han Solo was taken in carbonite to the vile gangster Jabba the Hutt on Tatooine by the bounty hunter Boba Fett.
The resulting Battle of Endor led to the destruction of the Death Star, although Skywalker escaped with Vader's body.
starwars.wikicities.com /wiki/Galactic_Civil_War   (2573 words)

  
 The best Star Wars: Battlefront cheats codes & hints for Xbox!
First take the base, which is not difficult as most of the Imperials appear at their middle base.
Then once you get it, you can easily win the battle by using the AT-ST. If there is not an idle AT-ST, wait for a new one to respawn.
When battling in the Rhen Var Harbor during the Clone Wars era, start out as a Clone Trooper with the jet-pack.
www.cheatcodesweb.com /xbox-cheats/star-wars-battlefront-cheats.htm   (5609 words)

  
 STAR WARS: Battle of Hoth: Index: Harpoon Tactics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Smoke blows WNW, indicating the direction of the prevailing winds on the plain, during this stage of the battle.
The vibrations felt in the command centre, showing that this part of the mountain is being affected by deeply penetrating blaster beams from the battle.
The snowspeeders are engaged or destroyed in the battle.
www.theforce.net /swtc/boh0803.html   (872 words)

  
 Vintage Photo Archives: Luke Skywalker (Hoth Battle Gear)
Nien Nunb certainly was world-renowned for his keen fashion sense, and shortly after the battle of Endor went on to becoming the galaxy’s number one designer of humanoid male active and formal wear.
Vintage Photo Archive died off camera during the Hoth battle (or even later for some other reason), or that he was busy elsewhere during the Endor battle, it is more likely that a Wampa kidnapped him and is living in a Robert Crumb styled fantasy in some cave somewhere...
Battle Droid Carrier which was seen briefly in the opening scenes of the invasion of Naboo.
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 MASSASSI STAR WARS, ARCHIVES, LOCATIONS, HOTH, ECHO BASE
The base was later destroyed by the Empire in the Battle of Hoth, however, the Rebellion was able to evacuate the planet before it was taken over.
This station first spotted the Imperial landing which began the Battle of Hoth, and was destroyed early in the battle.
Located at the junction of a network of snow-trenches, this base was the first to receive contact from the incoming snowspeeder flights sent to defend the base.
massassi.yavin4.com /sw/ap_echo.htm   (509 words)

  
 Snowspeeder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The snowspeeders came to the fore during the Battle of Hoth.
These are exposed, even during battle, to allow mechanics quick access for repairs and maintenance.
In fact, the cables were essential during the Battle of Hoth.
www.btinternet.com /~kewsoft/webpage/snowspeeders.htm   (359 words)

  
 KMC Forums - Best Battle
Hoth is also bloody good, of course, and it's nice when the bad guys win, but it still doesn;t QUITE give me the same emtional buzz of Yavin.
The TF/Gungan battle was impressive enough (and again, the good guys had the deceny to lose), but again the jumbled intercut nature of the whole thing put me off; get back to the sabre fight, nagdammit!
The battle of Yavin is a very close second.
www.killermovies.com /forums/f5/t1599.html   (782 words)

  
 Hoth - Technology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In ESB it was used to disable Star Destroyers blockading Hoth.
entangle the legs of imperial AT-AT's during the battle of Hoth.
Hoth Survival Gear - Standard Hoth equipment, it allows rebel troops to brave Hoth's harsh temperatures, enhancing their ability to function in the harsh enviroment.
www.xwing.net /hothtech.html   (1013 words)

  
 ASVS: Previous Topics #6: Why were X-Wings not used at Hoth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
If the X-Wings are as strong as the Pro-SW side says they are, one should have been able to destroy all three AT-ATs at the Battle of Hoth.
Since X-Wings were not used at the battle of Hoth we can assume could NOT swing the battle in the Rebels favour.
So there must be a reason why they weren't used at The Battle of Hoth.
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 IGN: The Battle of Hoth Leads the Way
The Battle of Hoth level features some 150 ground troops and easily between 25-30 AT-STs and AT-ATs.
From what we played, though, Hoth is definitely one of the most entertaining, incredible levels we've played in Rogue Leader yet.
If Hoth is an indication of what's to come, Star Wars Rogue Leader: Rogue Squadron II is shaping up to be one of the most impressive Star Wars games ever created.
cube.ign.com /articles/097/097003p1.html   (1345 words)

  
 Star Destroyer Names: List I
This Star Destroyer along with the ISD Thunderer, both loyal to Admiral Zaarin, participated in a trap that snared and destroyed the ISD Courageous.
The Imperial Star Destroyer along with the ISD Darkk arrived after the Emperor on board his luxury liner was on his way to his Super Star Destroyer had safely made into hyperspace, just before the Battle of Endor.
Due to this he was assigned command of this vessel, and excelled as its commander.
www.hyperjump.net /swguides/sdguide/sdlisti.html   (2031 words)

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