"Enna Tabord, a member of our Order, is already on the surface looking for Krannus."
―Satele Shan[src]

Enna Tabord was a Human female Jedi who served the Jedi Order and the Galactic Republic during the Galactic War with the Sith Empire. When the Order learned of the Sith Emperor's plans to annihilate all life in the galaxy through a dark side ritual, the Grand Master Satele Shan sent Tabord to the prison planet of Belsavis to investigate what the Imperial Executor Krannus was doing on the world. However, Tabord was attacked by an Imperial patrol while scouting the area after an Imperial attack freed many of the prisoners, and she was barely able to inform the unofficial prison guard Pak Taldine of her findings before her death.

Biography[edit | edit source]

"She crawled back from her scouting mission, wounded and barely alive. Said she escaped from an Imperial patrol. I tried to help her, but I'm not a med-tech."
―Pak Taldine[src]

A Human female, the Force-sensitive Enna Tabord was recruited into the Jedi Order[2] at some point before the year 3641 BBY.[1] When the Jedi learned from Lord Scourge, the former Emperor's Wrath who had betrayed the Emperor of the Sith Empire to aid the Jedi Knight known as the Hero of Tython, that the Emperor intended to perform a ritual that would allow him to consume all life in the galaxy,[3] Grand Master Satele Shan immediately began searching for signs of Imperial activity. Upon learning that the Empire had launched an attack on the secret Republic prison world of Belsavis as part of the Galactic War, the Grand Master also discovered evidence that a high-ranking servant of the Emperor named Executor Krannus had arrived on Belsavis. Shan dispatched Tabord to investigate before informing the Hero of Tython and Scourge, and Tabord arrived on Belsavis not long into the riots that resulted from the Imperial attack.[2]

She made contact with the prison's administration and acquired the aid of a Zabrak named Pak Taldine, who had been incarcerated on Belsavis for a series of murders many years earlier but had reformed and become an unofficial member of the prison guard. Taldine's knowledge of Belsavis was unrivaled among the guards, and Tabord used his help to locate Krannus's forces on the western edge of the Minimum Security Section. As the Hero had not yet arrived, Tabord decided to scout out the area herself and departed the Republic Guardpost Beta. However, she was surprised to find the Imperials holed up in the South Power Generator Facility in the western cliffs with heavy weaponry and a ray shield, and the Jedi was severely injured when an Imperial patrol discovered her before she could slip away.[2]

Tabord was able to make it back to the guardpost and described her encounter to Taldine before dying, including the presence of a red-skinned Imperial officer who seemed to match the description of Krannus. Mere minutes after her death, the Hero arrived with a companion, but Taldine was convinced to help the Jedi act on Tabord's information. With the intelligence Tabord gathered, the Hero was able to shut down the facility's shields and storm the base, although Krannus had already departed by that time.[2]

Personality and traits[edit | edit source]

Enna Tabord's corpse

"Even with an entire army; they don't stand a chance against a Jedi."
"That's what Enna thought."
―The Hero of Tython and Pak Taldine[src]

Fair-skinned with short brown hair, Enna Tabord was overconfident when it came to her Jedi abilities—something that led to her death at the hands of an Imperial patrol. However, she was determined to finish her mission even after she was injured, and she found the strength to make it back to the guardpost so that her information could be of use. As a Jedi, Tabord wore green combat apparel with grey-and-white armor, and she kept her hair cut short.[2]

Powers and abilities[edit | edit source]

"She'll help you find the Executor. But she isn't strong enough to stop him—that task falls on you."
―Satele Shan[src]

Tabord was Force-sensitive and strong enough with the Force that she was accepted into the Jedi Order, but her powers were relatively weak compared to some of her contemporaries; Tabord was unable to defend herself against an Imperial patrol. Tabord wielded a single-bladed lightsaber in combat.[2]

Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]

Enna Tabord first appeared briefly in the Jedi Knight mission "Anarchy" on Belsavis in Star Wars: The Old Republic, a video game released by BioWare in 2011. The player is instructed to locate Tabord upon arriving on Belsavis but instead finds Taldine standing over the Jedi's body in the guardpost, where they were supposed to meet. A glitch occasionally shows Tabord standing at the beginning of the cutscene, though she immediately reverts to lying on the floor and remains there throughout the conversation.[2]

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Notes and references[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 SWTOR mini.png STAR WARS: The Old Republic - Question ! :) - Page 3 on The Old Republic's official website (backup link) places Star Wars: The Old Republic about ten to twelve years after the signing of the Treaty of Coruscant, which is dated to 3653 BBY by Star Wars: The Old Republic Encyclopedia. The Old Republic—The Lost Suns 2 takes place ten years after the treaty, one week after the mission to Nar Shaddaa, and around the time of the SpecForce Incident. Since the mission and the incident are respectively part of Act I of the Jedi Knight and Republic Trooper's storylines, and the Trooper's Act I occurs concurrent to Act I of the Smuggler storyline, the general events of Act I for all classes can be assumed to occur in 3643 BBY. The Prologue for each class immediately precedes Act I, and Act III for all classes begins with the start of the Galactic War, which Star Wars: The Old Republic Encyclopedia places around 3640 BBY. Assuming that in-universe chronology of the Star Wars: The Old Republic events roughly aligns with the release of story content in real-life as with SWTOR mini.png Forums: Dear Story Team, What Year Are We Currently In? on The Old Republic's official website (backup link), the Act III Epilogue must take place near the end of 3640 BBY since it was the chronologically latest story of the The Old Republic base game, which was released toward the end of 2011. Therefore, assuming that The Old Republic takes place over the course of three years per the former of the two aforementioned swtor.com posts, Act I takes place near the end of 3643 BBY.
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 SWTOR mini.png Star Wars: The Old Republic—Jedi Knight Mission: "Anarchy" on Belsavis
  3. SWTOR mini.png Star Wars: The Old Republic—Jedi Knight Mission: "An Unthinkable Alliance" on the Emperor's Fortress
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