Questions tagged [mace-windu]

A Jedi Master from the Star Wars universe. He was a member of the Jedi Council who carried a distinctive purple lightsaber. Use this tag for questions about the character, but not for questions which merely mention him.

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Did Palpatine know Anakin would tell Mace Windu who he really was?

Anakin attacking Mace is his final act, I think, in turning to the Dark Side. Did Palpatine know what Anakin would do? Was he betting on Anakin telling Mace, Mace coming to arrest him, goading Mace ...
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Did anyone on Coruscant see/film the duel between Mace Windu and Chancellor Palpatine?

When Mace Windu battled Chancellor Palpatine in the chancellor's office, they shattered the window in the office. Anybody in a nearby building could see into the ...
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Why would Windu say the Senate would decide the fate of Palpatine?

From Star Wars: The Revenge of the Sith: Mace Windu: In the name of the Senate of the Galactic Republic, you are under arrest, Chancellor. Palpatine: Are you threatening me, Master Jedi? Mace Windu: ...
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Did Mace Windu succumb to the dark side?

Form VII is considered to be a very dangerous yet powerful form. Known primarily as Juyo, it feeds on one's own emotions to guide its blades. As such, it is strongly associated with the dark side and ...
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Is Mace Windu the only one to ever defeat Darth Sidious in a lightsaber duel?

So assuming that Mace Windu truly did defeat Darth Sidious in a lightsaber duel, would that make him the only individual to have ever done so? Yoda brought Sidious to a draw but didn't defeat him.
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Why did the Jedi think that killing Count Dooku and General Grievous would end the war?

In Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Yoda demonstrates knowledge of the Rule of Two. However, in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, the Council seems to fully expect defeating Dooku ...
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Did Mace Windu use the Force to command the reek to attack Jango Fett?

Mace Windu was able to kill Jango Fett in the Petranaki arena on Geonosis after a reek charged Fett and disabled his jetpack. Is there any evidence that the reek's charge on Fett was caused by Windu ...
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Why didn't Mace go with Yoda to stop Dooku from escaping?

During the first battle of Geonosis, Mace Windu joins the clones on the ground with Kit Fisto, Aayla Secura, and others. The other Republic gunship, with Anakin, Obi-Wan and Padme on board, follows ...
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Why did Mace Windu kill Jango Fett?

Inspired by these two questions Why was Mace Windu Surprised when Jango Fett was Decapitated? and Why did Mace Windu threaten Jango Fett on Geonosis? For a Jedi, it is more acceptable to capture than ...
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Why didn't Mace Windu think Anakin could handle being near Palpatine?

Mace Windu had doubts about whether putting Anakin could handle being near Chancellor Palpatine. OBI-WAN: "Anakin did not take to his new assignment with much enthusiasm." MACE: "It's ...