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"Excellent. Cho Sun."
―Dooku to a group of Initiates[src]

Cho sun was a lightsaber combat technique, one of the marks of contact.[1] Around 52 BBY,[2] Jedi Master Dooku trained a group of Jedi Initiates to perform the technique.[1]

Behind the scenes[]

Cho sun first appeared in canon in the audio play Dooku: Jedi Lost.[1] In Legends, cho sun was the specific technique of cutting off an opponent's weapon arm.[3]


Notes and references[]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Dooku: Jedi Lost
  2. According to Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know, Dooku was eighty years old at the time of the First Battle of Geonosis. Star Wars: Galactic Atlas places the Battle of Geonosis in 22 BBY, placing Dooku's birth year in 102 BBY. Dooku: Jedi Lost states that Dooku was about fifty years old when he thaught cho sun to a group of Jedi Initiates, placing the event around 52 BBY.
  3. Jedi vs. Sith: The Essential Guide to the Force
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