- "We have moffs rebelling and claiming Palpatine is alive, we have Grand General Loring dug in on Malastare, we have—"
- ―Rae Sloane, to Gallius Rax
At some point following the rebellion on Akiva, Grand General Kenner Loring, along with his allies and co-conspirators such as Commander Valent, led a faction that opposed the rule of Fleet Admiral Gallius Rax over the fragmented Galactic Empire. Loring entrenched himself on the planet Malastare, in the Dustig sector.
- Aftermath: Life Debt (First mentioned)