- "I've been to Nauton IV, where Master Ruati was beheaded by an unknown assassin…"
- ―Obi-Wan Kenobi, on Ruati's death
Nauton IV was a planet located in the Nauton system of the Taldot sector in the Mid Rim. In 20 BBY, Jedi Master Ruati was beheaded by an assassin on Nauton IV, and fellow Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi suspected the Dark Jedi Asajj Ventress to be the murderer.
Behind the scenes
Nauton IV was first mentioned in Obsession 1, the first issue of the Star Wars: Obsession comic series, written by W. Haden Blackman released on November 24, 2004 by Dark Horse Comics. In 2008, the world received an entry in The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia.
- Obsession 1 (First mentioned)