An Esoomian gruu pipe was a sweet-smelling device smoked to heighten awareness. During his travels, the Sarkan exile Melas developed a fondness for smoking a gruu pipe, and only rarely was he seen without it.
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
The gruu pipe was originally created for the 1997 Special Edition re-release of the 1977 film Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. It was first identified in Star Wars Trilogy Sourcebook, Special Edition, a Star Wars Legends sourcebook written by George R. Strayton, Paul Sudlow, and Eric S. Trautmann for Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game and released on October 1, 1997.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
- Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (Advertisement only)
- Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope (First appearance) (Introduced in Special Edition)
Sources[edit | edit source]
- Star Wars Trilogy Sourcebook, Special Edition (First identified as gruu pipe)
- Star Wars Customizable Card Game – Special Edition Limited (Card: Melas)