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  Lightsaber combat - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki
Lightsaber combat was the preferred method of fighting used by the Jedi and Sith, which was initially based on ancient sword-fighting techniques.
All seven forms of lightsaber combat utilized these ancient terms used by the Jedi for describing the objectives, maneuvers to use, and the various outcomes that could arise out of a fight involving lightsabers as weapons.
The Flowing Water cut was a lightsaber combat technique designed for going blade-to-blade with one's opponent, based on the principle of using the space created when the opponent withdrew their lightsaber offensively to one's own advantage.
starwars.wikia.com /wiki/Lightsaber_combat   (3197 words)

  
  Lightsaber | Encyclopedia of Speculative Fiction | Wizards.pro
Some thought that the touch of red in his lightsaber blade symbolized the way his particular style of lightsaber combat bordered perilously close to the dark side in its internal teachings.
The lightsaber was made up of a short polished metallic cylindrical tube (30 centimeters) that emitted a beam of a plasma-like substance, or plasmoid.
Lightsaber construction included the use of the Force to bind the components of a lightsaber together at a molecular or lower level, which enabled the closed loop design to operate with near-perfect efficiency.
encyclopedia.wizards.pro /index.php/Lightsaber   (2372 words)

  
  Science Fair Projects - Lightsaber combat
Lightsaber Combat is the fictional style of lightsaber fighting used by Jedi and Sith in the Star Wars franchise.
The naming of the different forms of combat after animals is common in Chinese martial arts, as the moves in the form are said to mimic the animal in question.
All seven forms of lightsaber combat utilize these ancient terms used by the Jedi for describing the objectives, manoeuvre to use, and the various outcomes that could arise out of a fight involving lightsabers as weapons.
www.all-science-fair-projects.com /science_fair_projects_encyclopedia/Seven_forms_of_lightsaber_combat   (1933 words)

  
 Lightsaber
The cutting area of a lightsaber is supposedly only a few micrometres wide, with all of the rest supposedly being coronal discharge, as is illustrated in "Dark Force Rising", when Grand Admiral Thrawn tells his crew to examine some of their casualties for microscopic cuts.
Lightsabers are powered from the control studs by a circuits channel and focusing crystal found only in nature on the planet Ilum.
Luke Skywalker's lightsaber on board the Millennium Falcon in A New Hope was for most of the scene not colored at all and remained white; however, in a true special effects gaffe, in a short shot where it was colored it was green rather than the bluish color it had earlier in the movie.
www.dejavu.org /cgi-bin/get.cgi?ver=93&url=http%3A%2F%2Farticles.gourt.com%2F%3Farticle%3Dlightsaber%26type%3Den   (7585 words)

  
 Star Wars Galaxies Stratics - The Seven Forms of Lightsaber Combat
Their lightsaber combat is astonishing to watch, filled with elaborate moves in the center of which a Jedi may be all but a blur.
In combat however, the diminutive Jedi Master presents extraordinary strength and reflexes - entirely the result of focusing the Force through his physical body and not just his spirit as is his usual emphasis.
This Form exploits the ability of the lightsaber to block a blaster bolt and turns this defensive move into an offensive attack by deflecting the bolt deliberately towards an opponent.
swg.stratics.com /content/gameplay/professions/jedi/lightsaber_combat.php   (1273 words)

  
 THE PADAWAN BRIGADE - LIGHTSABER MODIFICATIONS
Inside the lightsaber casing is a complex series of gyroscopes and repulsors that operate in conjunction to simulate the 'feel' of a active lightsaber.
Lightsabers with this enhancement allow the Jedi to be more versatile with their weapons by adjusting the blade to fit the needs of the moment.
A lightsaber is a potentially deadly weapon, should it somehow fall into the hands of someone unfamiliar with the device.
www.isomedia.com /homes/tonyc/swrpg/padawan/force/saber.htm   (1054 words)

  
 Lightsaber - JnanaBase
Lightsabers are limited to blue, green and purple for the Jedi, while red-bladed lightsabers were associated with Dark Jedi.
The lightsaber is made up of a short polished metallic cylindrical tube (30 centimetres) that emits a beam of a plasma-like substance that acts as a sword blade.
The result is that the users' skill in each individual areas of lightsaber combat is only moderate, making Form VI well suited for diplomats, as they can spend their time training in the areas of politics and negotiation instead of combat training.
jnana.wikinerds.org /index.php/Lightsaber   (2498 words)

  
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Lightsaber is the "melee combat" skill used for the lightsaber, the weapon of the famed Jedi Knights.
While a very powerful weapon, a lightsaber is dangerous to an unskilled user -- if an attacking character misses the attack difficulty number by 10 or more points, then the character has injured himself with the weapon and rolls damage against his own Strength.
Lightsaber can also be used as a "reaction skill" to parry brawling, lightsaber and melee combat attacks.
members.aol.com /VStarblaze/skills/dexterity/lightsaber.html   (112 words)

  
 Jedi Outcast - Jedi Knight II / Jedi Knight 2 by Jedi Knight II .Net! Welcome!
The greatest feature of this combat is the fact that an indefinite amount of attacks can be chained together.
This attack is a balance of both fast and strong combat styles.
- The Strong Lightsaber Combat provides for the longest ranged attack, and the damaged caused by the swing is great.
www.jediknightii.net /lightsabers.shtml   (331 words)

  
 Lightsaber Combat Styles
This lightsaber combat was developed by Mace Windu, with the assistance of Sora Bulq, during the years leading up to the Clone Wars.
This was one of the "marks of combat" defined by the Jedi Knights for lightsaber combat.
This was one of the "marks of combat" defined by the Jedi Knights as part of their lightsaber combat training.
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       civilized  weaponry:   L I G H T S A B E R S   ;       (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Lightsabers are fictional weapons that plays a key role in the Star Wars universe.
To carry a lightsaber is an example of incredible skill, confidence, dexterity, and attunement to the Force.
Although use of the lightsaber is not strictly reserved to the Jedi, the only others widely known of being capable of handling the difficult weapon are the Sith.
long-ago.net /lightsabers/about.php   (294 words)

  
 The Seven Distinct Forms of Lightsaber Combat
As the age of the steel blade ended and the era of the energy sword began different forms of lightsaber combat emerged.
Many of these took their basic patterns from steel blade combat but newer forms took lightsaber combat to a new lelve.
Practitioners of Form IV took lightsaber combat to incredible new levels with amazing displays of physical prowess that were beyond anybody else.
www.theforceweb.com /lightsaber/seven-forms-lightsaber-combat.shtml   (588 words)

  
 Lightsaber combat - SWG Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Lightsaber combat was the preferred style of fighting used by the Jedi and Sith.
The lightsaber was more than just the distinctive weapon of the Jedi, it was a segment of the order's history and its ultimate symbol for millennia.
To carry a lightsaber was an example of incredible skill and confidence, dexterity and attuning to the Force.
www.atombender.de /swgwiki/index.php/Lightsaber_combat   (634 words)

  
 Komali's Jedi Order | Lightsaber Combat
Form V is a powerful form developed for those who preferred a more offensive approach to combat.
Due to the strength and power and endurance a Djem So lightsaber must go through the handle must be strong enough to deal with it.
Always focus on the combat and where your opponents lightsaber is going.
www.freewebs.com /lightsaber_combat/formvdjemso.htm   (1642 words)

  
 Lightsaber Combat
Lightsaber is held at shoulder level to the right side of your head just behind your ear with blade vertical, tilted slightly backward and slightly to the right.
This move is rarely used in combat, except for dispatching an injured opponent, as it leaves you wide open to attack.
The lightsaber is held in front of you, both hands centered on your body with your left hand is 4 inches in front of your navel.
swtc.telefragged.com /thedepths/sabers.htm   (3387 words)

  
 Komali's Jedi Order | Lightsaber Combat
Shii Cho is the first Form of lightsaber combat developed, holding the key principles of combat and holding the basic technical tactics of combat.
The hilt of the lightsaber is held down level with the waist with the tip of the lightsaber pointed at or slightly over the head of the target.
The arms are held so that the hilt of the lightsaber is in line with the solar plexus, and the point of the lightsaber is directed at the target's head.
www.freewebs.com /lightsaber_combat/formishiicho.htm   (2819 words)

  
 TheForce.Net - Fan Films - Tutorials - Production - Thoughts On Staged "Lightsaber" Combat
When constructing props that will be used for staged combat it is important to keep this in mind and ensure that the majority of the weapon’s weight and mass is contained in the handle.
In the “Lightsaber 101” system, a riposte is a quick counter-attack after a parry, and more importantly, a counter-attack made without the normal large swinging movements of our normal attacks.
Many of the movements are identical to the “Lightsaber 101” system except that the origin of the movement comes from the wrist rather than from the shoulder or the elbow.
www.theforce.net /fanfilms/production/haspil_tutorial/index.asp   (5151 words)

  
 Lightsaber_Combat_forms
Form Zero became the basis for the instruction of lightsaber combat.
In its simplest form, Form Zero is the art of wielding a lightsaber which had not been ignited.
In order for a Jedi to protect and serve the galaxy, they must know when to ignite their lightsaber for combat, and when to leave the weapon at his side.
www.carolinasaberacademy.org /lightsabercombatforms.htm   (1081 words)

  
 Lightsaber - SWG Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The lightsaber (less formally, the laser sword) was more than just the distinctive weapon of the Jedi, it was a segment of the order's history and its ultimate symbol for millennia.
The lightsaber eventually evolved to have a smaller energy pack that could be worn on a belt.
This smaller lightsaber gave the advantage to hand-to-hand troops whose adversaries (with high-density armor and even personal repulsor shields) were impervious to primitive slugthrowing weapons.
www.atombender.de /swgwiki/index.php/Lightsaber   (1289 words)

  
 Star Wars Lightsaber Combat for Mobile Review - Mobile Star Wars Lightsaber Combat Review
At least Star Wars Lightsaber Combat's presentation is good enough to keep it from being a total waste.
Lightsabers clash with a burst of light, and the combatants move with Force-empowered grace, although there are hardly any animations to show off.
Star Wars Lightsaber Combat is substantially behind the times, especially considering that last year's Shado Fighter has more characters and moves, runs much better, and is less expensive.
www.gamespot.com /mobile/action/starwarslightsabercombat/review.html   (499 words)

  
 Lightsaber History - Luukesabers: The Ultimate Lightsaber Site
One training lightsaber in particular was built to pay homage to a fallen Jedi, Qui Gon Jinn, the first Jedi know to be killed by a Sith in a millenia.
The origin on the construction of this lightsaber is somewhat shrouded in mystery and legend.
After she was discovered by Dooku her lightsabers were destroyed by the Count in a test battle.
www.thelightsaber.com /Histories/historyA.htm   (1568 words)

  
 Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast Lightsaber Combat - IGN FAQs
Lightsabers, with a little skill out of the user can deal out a lot of damage.
If an enemy is throwing a lightsaber at you and you think you should attack them while they are vulnerable, roll under the lightsaber and speed attack them.
You can roll under the lightsaber when it is in the air and quickly speed attack the person who threw the saber and backwards roll to avoid the saber while it comes back!
faqs.ign.com /articles/365/365856p1.html   (1899 words)

  
 sevenforms
Their lightsaber combat is astonishing to watch, filled with elaborate moves in the center of which a Jedi may be all but a blur.
In combat however, the diminutive Jedi Master presents extraordinary strength and reflexes - entirely the result of focusing the Force through his physical body and not just his spirit as is his usual emphasis.
This Form exploits the ability of the lightsaber to block a blaster bolt and turns this defensive move into an offensive attack by deflecting the bolt deliberately towards an opponent.
www.chinese-starwars.com /jediarchive/books/sevenforms/sevenforms.htm   (1286 words)

  
 The Dark Forces Saga, Part 4
He quickly adapted to the advantages that free flight granted, honing a radical style of lightsaber combat based on the fighting techniques originally developed by the airborne Majestrix of Skye.
Trispzest is a style of lightsaber combat developed by the airborne Majestrix of Skye Kharys.
Jar'Kai is the traditional name applied to the style of lightsaber combat that uses a blade in each hand, frequently called Niman (the name for Form VI) by savvy modern practitioners since that form is the current Jedi standard.
www.wizards.com /default.asp?x=starwars/article/sw20050526a   (1714 words)

  
 Star Wars: Blogs | Lightsaber Color Symbolism | Lightsaber Color Symbolism
To put it short and simple, blue means a Jedi who focuses on combat and a green lightsaber is for a Jedi who focuses on the force.
He had a blue lightsaber even though his true affiliation with the force usually means he is supposed to be using a red saber.
He was a green waiting to be unleashed, bur he was using his father's lightsaber which happened to be blue.
blogs.starwars.com /sabercolorsymbolism/1   (845 words)

  
 Lightsaber Combat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
If the Jedi is successful in using this power, the Jedi adds his snese dice to his lightsaber skill roll when trying to hit a target or parry, and he adds or subtracts up to the number of his control dice to the lightsaber's 5D damage when it hits in combat.
If the Jedi fails the power roll, he must use the lightsaber with only his lightsaber skill to hit and the weapon's normal damage incombat and he cannot attempt to use the power again for the duration of the combat.
To do this, the character must declare that he is parrying that round using his lightsaber skill as normal.
users.adelphia.net /~allard/lightscom.htm   (290 words)

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