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Darth Vader was the Dark Lord of the Sith and an evil villain to the Jedi.
Darth Vader later became the swift enforcer of Palpatine and led his elite team of clone troopers as he cut down the final Jedi on Coruscant.
Darth Vader eventually killed off all the remaining powers of the Confederacy of Independent Systems in an attempt to bring peace to the new Empire, or so he believed.
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  Darth Vader - SWG Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Darth Vader is located in the Emperor's Retreat on Naboo, close to Moenia.
Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith, was the scourge of the Jedi, a master of the dark side of The Force, and one of the Emperor's most trusted servants.
Vader somehow discovered that he had a son, Luke Skywalker, but never suspected he had a daughter, Leia, who was secretly taken to be raised by Bail Organa, Viceroy and First Chairman of Alderaan.
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  Darth Vader - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Darth Vader is introduced in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope as a dark figure on a mission to retrieve the stolen plans of the Death Star and locate the hidden base of the Rebel Alliance.
In the Thrawn trilogy, it is explained that Darth Vader was the first representative of the Empire to find the Noghri, a race with exceptional combat skills, whom he manipulated into serving as his personal commandos and revering him as their master.
Vader's name has become a synonym for evil; for example, political strategist Lee Atwater was known by his political enemies as "the Darth Vader of the Republican Party".
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 Star Wars: Databank | Vader, Darth
Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith, was the scourge of the Jedi, a master of the dark side of the Force, and one of the Emperor's most trusted servants.
Vader somehow discovered that he had a son, Luke Skywalker, but never suspected he had a daughter, Leia, who was secretly taken to be raised by Bail Organa, Viceroy and First Chairman of Alderaan.
Vader captured Rebel operative Princess Leia Organa and had her tortured to reveal the location of the hidden fortress.
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 Darth Vader's armor - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Vader's artificial feet in conjunction with the armor's boots shifted his balance forward to the point that Vader felt that he was in danger of stumbling or tripping.
Vader was also unable to utilize Force Lightning as his life support systems were highly susceptible to it and any attempt to generate it with his mechanical arms would cause it to backfire.
Darth Vader's helmet was strongly influenced by Japanese samurai helmets, as well as German army helmets from World Wars I and II (see this World War II propaganda poster by artist Glen Grohe for a striking example).
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 Darth Vader   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Darth Vader is a fictional character from Star Wars.
Finally, Vader telepathically examines Luke's mind and realises that Leia is Luke's sister (and thus his daughter), and threatens to turn her to the dark side if he should fail with Luke.
It is also worth noting that "Vader" is the Dutch word for "father", and it may be tempting to read the character name "Darth Vader" as "Dark Father", a word-play that may well be the root of the Sith title.
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 STAR WARS: Injuries of Darth Vader
Vader's use of a hyperbaric meditation pod suggests that he needs a completely enclosed mask to maintain a high-pressure environment, although temperature control and protection from potential infection may also be important if his body's natural immune system and/or thermostasis are weak.
Vader's mortal injury was inflicted by the Emperor's lightning.
Vader's motives were more paternal: to reclaim his son and to ally with the boy to fulfill his secret ambition of ending Palpatine's tyrannical reign.
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 Darth Vader Biography
Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith, helped the Emperor hunt down and exterminate the Jedi Knights during the last days of the Old Republic and the opening moments of the Empire.
Vader's final act - as Anakin and not as the Dark Lord of the Sith - was to look upon his son and tell him that he was right.
It is also worth noticing that "Vader" is the Dutch word for "father", and it may be tempting to read the character name "Darth Vader" as "Dark Father", a word-play that may well be the root of the Sith title.
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 Darth Vader
Darth Vader is part of a family of four viruses which are very similar.
Darth Vader is actually a family of four viruses which are very similar.
Depending on the particular Darth Vader virus, the target file may have either the beginning of the file overwritten, or an area of hex 00 characters overwritten by the virus.
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 The Darth Side: Memoirs of a Monster
Journal of Darth Vader, Lord of the Sith and Servant to His Supreme Excellency the Emperor Palpatine.
Soon this will be Darth Vader's galaxy, and the people will willingly raise statues of my gargoyle face in celebration of an era of stability and order like no other the worlds have ever known.
Darth Vader is an immaculately conceived knight-bastard imbued with magical powers who rules the known galaxy at the right hand of the merciless and brilliant Emperor Palpatine I. Though he maintains palaces on both Coruscant and Vjun, Vader spends most of his time travelling aboard Executor, the flagship of his deadly pan-galactic armada.
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 Darth Vader - Gizmodo
Darth Vader Laptop is geared toward young, malleable minds (and, secretly, the rest of us) and employs a lightsaber-shaped pointing device to select from 50 different games.
The Supreme Edition Darth Vader Costume is the full package: you get a jumpsuit complete with fake leather pants and sleeves (though the codpiece is real leather), Darth's signature cape, and all of his armor cast from the original Lucasfilm molds.
This cross between Darth Vader and C-3PO is not really a robot like we told you before, but I bet it can still squash your head like a ripe melon with its air servos.
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 Star Wars Darth Vader Lightsaber Force FX Collectable EP V
The Darth Vader Lightsaber power-up and power-down light effects are so perfect because they are produced by a string of 64 super-bright LEDs that ignite sequentially inside the blade.
Darth Vader Lightsaber blade has 3 built-in motion sensors for super sensitivity: 2 for detecting movement and 1 for detecting the impact of the blade all of whice produce there own perfectly realistic noises.
Darth Vader's Lightsaber also has a sturdy blade which is permanently extented and attached to the handle.
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 Darth Vader Costumes - All Styles & Sizes
From adult Darth Vader to child and infant, you'll find the right selections to suit your style and size.
These are the officially licensed Darth Vader Costumes from Star Wars.
We stock all the new Darth Vader Costumes for 2007 as well as the classic Darth Vader Costumes.
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 WNC: Darth Vader Grotesque   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Darth Vader is on the north, or right-hand, side.
There is a carved skull situated on a gablet much closer to the ground which many people often mistake for Darth Vader.
From this skull, Darth Vader is up and to the left.
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 Anakin Skywalker - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As Vader, he was appointed to the role of Military Executor of Palpatine's New Order, and gained infamy as one of the Galaxy's greatest mass murderers.
Vader leading clone troopers of the 501st Legion to slaughter the Jedi in the Jedi Temple.
Vader was ordered by the Sith Master that, if he wanted to gain enough power in the dark side to save Padmé, he was to lead the 501st Legion of clone troopers into the Jedi Temple and kill every Jedi inside.
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 'Darth Vader Is My New Friend!' :: thetyee.ca   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The fact that Vader has come to occupy the central role in the whole enterprise is a curious development, since it requires that audiences, both adults and children, come to understand and have some compassion for what is arguably a monster.
And here is Darth Vader, underneath the helmet is the same expression, except he's turned an ashen grey.
In fact Darth is everywhere, hawking M&M's, Slurpees, enough toys to sink a battleship, and every time a little child pipes up "I want that!" the cash registers ring and the cold hard cash pours in Lucas coffers.
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 Darth Vader costume
Darth Vader the Dark Lord of the Sith began life as Anakin Skywalker, a young slave from Tatooine skilled in piloting and strong in the Force.
The Emperor commanded Darth Vader to track down the "son of Skywalker," and have Darth Vader turn him to the dark side of the Force.
Darth Vader then revealed to Luke Skywalker that he was his father, and that they would rule the galaxy as father and son.
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 Star Wars-Dark Side Characters-Darth Vader at Galactic Voyage
Vader first emerged when Anakin was introduced to the dark side of the Force by Senator Palpatine.
Vader, however, had no knowledge of his offspring and went on sowing the seeds of terror throughout the galaxy.
Ultimately, Vader’s attempts to transform Luke into a Dark Jedi culminated in a dramatic duel between father and son aboard the second Death Star.
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 Urban Dictionary: Darth Vader
Darth Vader, doomed to die, watched his son being tortured by Emperor Palpatine.
Obi-Wan: A young Jedi named Darth Vader, who was a pupil of mine until he turned to evil, helped the Empire hunt down and destroy the Jedi knights.
Originally named Anakin Skywalker, Darth Vader is the villain of a series of movies called Star Wars that began in the late 1970s.
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 The Darth Side: Memoirs of a Monster   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Journal of Darth Vader, Lord of the Sith and Servant to His Supreme Excellency the Emperor Palpatine.
Soon this will be Darth Vader's galaxy, and the people will willingly raise statues of my gargoyle face in celebration of an era of stability and order like no other the worlds have ever known.
Darth Vader is an immaculately conceived knight-bastard imbued with magical powers who rules the known galaxy at the right hand of the merciless and brilliant Emperor Palpatine I. Though he maintains palaces on both Coruscant and Vjun, Vader spends most of his time travelling aboard Executor, the flagship of his deadly pan-galactic armada.
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 Darth Vader - Sebastian Shaw Actor - David Prowse - Return of the Jedi - Villains Unmasked
Although it wasn't a big part, it was one of the most crucial in the Star Wars films, not to mention one of the most memorable.
The scene shows Darth Vader revealing himself to his son, Luke Skywalker.
Surprisingly David's most cherished role is not that of Darth Vader.
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 The Morning News - Darth Vader Made Me Cry, by Matthew Baldwin
Darth Vader was on the second or third floor—I don’t remember which, but I do recall riding up an escalator, and having this idea that the whole affair would be very intimate, just Darth Vader and me and maybe a couple of other kids, sitting around and chatting amicably about our favorite droids.
When we arrived at the floor I could see Darth Vader in the distance, on the opposite side of the room, with a long, snaking line of boys between us.
The usher (Darth Vader has an usher—who knew?) would allow kids to approach Vader, alone or in the company of a parent; they would approach and exchange a few words, or ask for autographs, or simply stand there, awe-struck.
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 Star Wars Darth Vader Lightsaber Force FX Collectable EP IV
Star Wars Darth Vader Lightsaber Force FX Collectable EP IV: A New Hope (the original Star Wars film) - This is the classic Darth Vader Lightsabre.
This is an EXACT replica of the lightsabre Lord Vader wields when he takes on his old master Obi Wan Kenobi at the end of the incredible first film in the classic Star Wars trilogy, Episode IV : A New Hope.
This Star Wars Darth Vader Lightsaber is an official limited edition replica from Master Replicas Force FX range, so it's a perfect reproduction in every way.
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 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Darth Vader Dagobah at Epinions.com
Taking the form of Darth Vader, the Dark Lord of Sith, this spirit is the embodiment of the dark side of the Force.
Taken from the scene in the middle of the movie where Luke ventured deep into the Dagobah swamp to face the dark side, this Vader is cast in translucent plastic.
If you just plan to purchase one Darth Vader for your collection, this is not the one to get--it's quite nice, but there are better offerings out there.
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