The Sand Splitter Cave, home to a number of knaves and brutes


The lower recesses of the Sand Splitter Cave.

The Sand Splitter Cave was a cave located on the planet Tatooine, west of the Western Dune Sea and south of the Valley of the Winds. Sometime following the Battle of Yavin in 0 BBY, the cave was used as a base of operations for a criminal organization known as the Sand Splitters. Among the cave's residents included a number of Sand Splitter knaves and brutes, and two of the organization's founders, a Trandoshan named Erib Kurrugh and a Human named Saul Rouse. When the Sand Splitters stole Jabba Desilijic Tiure ledger and prototype warhead, Ree-Yees tasked a spacer with recovering the stolen items, and killing the two founders, with the hope that the criminal organization would collapse without the guidance of their leaders.

Behind the scenesEdit

The Sand Splitter Cave was a location in the 2003 massively multiplayer online-role playing game Star Wars Galaxies: An Empire Divided, prior to the game's closure on December 15, 2011.


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