The Escarte Guard was an elite armed security group that was part of the Commerce Guild's security forces and offered protection to Guild VIPs. During the Clone Wars between the Galactic Republic and Confederacy of Independent Systems, the Escarte Guard joined the latter's military. The guard shared its name with the world of Escarte.
Behind the scenes
The Escarte Guard was first mentioned in the current Star Wars canon in Rise of the Separatists, a 2019 supplement to Fantasy Flight Games' series of Star Wars Roleplaying products. In the Star Wars Legends continuity, the Escarte Guard was introduced in Labyrinth of Evil, a 2005 novel authored by James Luceno.
- Rise of the Separatists (First mentioned)