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|death=[[0 ABY/Legends|0 ABY]],<ref name="Sand Blasted">{{Tales|4|Sand Blasted}}</ref><ref name="Year">According to ''[[Star Wars: Dark Forces]]'', the [[Galactic Empire/Legends|Imperial]] [[attack on Tak Base]] takes place after the [[Battle of Yavin/Legends|Battle of Yavin]]&mdash;the final event before the start of [[0 ABY/Legends|0 ABY]], according to ''[[The New Essential Chronology]]''&mdash;but before [[Kyle Katarn]] [[Mission to Orinackra|rescues]] [[Crix Madine/Legends|Crix Madine]] from [[Orinackra]]. According to {{FFCite|130|MAD2&ndash;3}}, Madine's escape from Orinackra takes place approximately a little more than a [[Standard week/Legends|week]] after [[Sexes/Legends|his]] desertion from [[Imperial Military/Legends|Imperial service]], which the "[[Galaxywide NewsNets]]" feature from ''[[Star Wars Adventure Journal 5]]'' dates to [[Great ReSynchronization|36:2:12]], or 0 [[Galactic Standard Calendar|ABY]]. Therefore, the Imperial attack on [[Tak Base]] must take place in 0 ABY.
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</ref> [[Tak Base]]<ref name="Sand Blasted" />
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'''Toka''' was a [[Sexes|male]] [[Mon Calamari]] in the [[Alliance to Restore the Republic]].
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{{Quote|This is Tak Base to anybody out there&hellip;''Please''&hellip;We're under Imperial attack&hellip;They're everywhere, there was no warning at all&hellip;''Total devastation''! They broke through our ''shields''&hellip;They broke through our ''shields''!|Admiral Toka, in a distress signal moments before his death|audio=TalayBaseUnderAttack-DF.ogg|Star Wars: Dark Forces}}
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'''Toka''' was a [[Sexes/Legends|male]] [[Mon Calamari/Legends|Mon Calamari]] member of the [[Alliance to Restore the Republic/Legends|Alliance to Restore the Republic]] who held the [[Military rank/Legends|rank]] of [[Admiral/Legends|admiral]]. In the [[Standard year/Legends|year]] [[0 ABY/Legends|0 ABY]], Admiral Toka was in [[Tak Base]] when it was [[Attack on Tak Base|attacked]] by [[dark trooper]]s and was subsequently [[Death/Legends|killed]] in the assault.
   
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
[[File:TokaDeath.jpg|thumb|left|180px|Toka is shot.]]
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{{Quote|I'll send a distress signal, but I fear all is lost. ''Go''! And may the Force be with you!|Admiral Toka, to Captain Bok|Sand Blasted}}
{{Qlisten|This is Tak Base to anybody out there...please...we're under Imperial attack...they're everywhere, there was no warning at all...Total devastation! They broke through our shields...They broke through our shields!|[[Admiral]] [[Toka]]|TalayBaseUnderAttack-DF.ogg|Star Wars: Dark Forces}}
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[[File:TokaDies-SandBlasted.png|thumb|left|180px|Admiral Toka is killed during the attack on Tak Base.]]
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Toka was an [[Admiral/Legends|admiral]] in the [[Alliance Fleet/Legends|Rebel Alliance Fleet]] during the [[Galactic Civil War/Legends|Galactic Civil War]] against the [[Galactic Empire/Legends|Galactic Empire]].<ref name="Sand Blasted" /> In [[0 ABY/Legends|0 ABY]],<ref name="Year" /> Toka was stationed at [[Tak Base]], a [[Alliance to Restore the Republic/Legends|Rebel]] installation on the [[Planet/Legends|planet]] [[Talay/Legends|Talay]], when Imperial [[General/Legends|General]] [[Rom Mohc]] tested [[Sexes/Legends|his]] new [[Dark Trooper Project]] by launching [[dark trooper]]s in a devastating assault against the base.<ref name="Sand Blasted" />
   
Toka was named after [[toklar (predator)|a predatory species]] native to [[Dac]].
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As the Imperial attack rained down, Toka ordered Rebel [[Captain/Legends|Captain]] [[Bok (Mon Calamari)|Bok]] to flee Talay aboard the [[Mon Calamari Star Cruiser]] ''[[Grey Damsel]]'' using escape coordinates provided to them by the Alliance. Soon thereafter, Toka sent out a [[Distress signal/Legends|distress signal]] to anyone who might receive it but was immediately [[Death|killed]] by [[Blaster/Legends|blasterfire]].<ref name="Sand Blasted" /> Five [[Standard day/Legends|days]] after Toka's death, Alliance [[Chief of State (Alliance)|leader]] [[Mon Mothma/Legends|Mon Mothma]] showed the admiral's distress signal to [[Mercenary/Legends|mercenary]] [[Kyle Katarn]] in preparation for his follow-up investigatory [[mission to Talay]].<ref name="Dark Forces">''[[Star Wars: Dark Forces]]''</ref>
   
Toka was the Admiral and commander of [[Tak Base]] on [[Talay]], during the fateful day when the [[dark trooper]]s demonstrated their power to [[Anakin Skywalker|Darth Vader]] in the [[Battle of Talay]].
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==Personality and traits==
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{{Quote|Escape while you still ''can'', my friend! Warn our allies of this ''new'' threat!''"<br />"''But we can't ''abandon'' you here, Admiral Toka!''"<br />"''Launch now or perish! Use the escape coordinates the Alliance gave us. ''Flee''!|Admiral Toka and Captain Bok|Sand Blasted}}
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During the Imperial massacre of the Rebellion's Tak Base, Admiral Toka demonstrated his selflessness by ordering his friend and fellow [[Mon Calamari/Legends|Mon Calamari]] Captain Bok to escape Talay and warn the Alliance of the Empire's new threat rather than risk trying to rescue Toka. The admiral volunteered to stay behind and transmit a distress signal, even though doing so meant abandoning himself to his fate. As a Mon Calamari, Toka had [[Color/Legends|orange]] skin and yellow [[Eye/Legends|eyes]].<ref name="Sand Blasted" />
   
During the attack, he instructed Captain [[Bok (Mon Calamari)|Bok]] to escape in the ''[[Grey Damsel]]'', in order to warn the [[Alliance to Restore the Republic|Rebel Alliance]] of the new threat. He also sent a distress call to [[Mon Mothma]]. However, the transmission was disrupted before he could complete his desperate plea. He was shot by a dark trooper.
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==Equipment==
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Admiral Toka wore the [[Mon Cal uniform jerkin]]<ref name="Sand Blasted" /><ref name="Complete Visual Dictionary">''[[Star Wars: The Complete Visual Dictionary]]''</ref> during his service at Tak Base.<ref name="Sand Blasted" />
   
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
[[File:Toka-distressSignal.jpg|left|thumb|150px|Admiral Toka's distress signal.]]
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[[File:Toka-DarkForces.png|thumb|right|250px|''Star Wars: Dark Forces'' used ''Return of the Jedi'' film footage of Admiral Ackbar to depict Toka in holographic form.]]
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Admiral Toka first appeared in the [[1995]] [[video game]] ''[[Star Wars: Dark Forces]]'', in which he was voiced by [[Denny Delk]] and identified in the credits only as "Dying Rebel." ''Dark Forces'' used footage of Admiral [[Gial Ackbar/Legends|Ackbar]] from the film [[Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi|''Star Wars'': Episode VI ''Return of the Jedi'']] to depict Toka's [[Hologram/Legends|holographic]] form.<ref name="Dark Forces" />
   
In the game ''[[Star Wars: Dark Forces|Dark Forces]]'', Toka is voiced by [[Denny Delk]]. The credits of the game identify Toka only as "Dying Rebel." For the cutscene he is shown in, archival footage of Admiral Ackbar from ''Return of the Jedi'' is used.
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Toka was later identified by name in the [[2000]] [[Star Wars comic books|comic story]] "[[Sand Blasted]]", written by [[Kilian Plunkett]] and published in ''[[Star Wars Tales 4]]'', which expanded upon the Talay massacre from ''Dark Forces''.<ref name="Sand Blasted" />
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
*''[[Star Wars: Dark Forces]]'' {{1st}}
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*''[[Star Wars: Dark Forces]]'' {{1st}} {{Hologram}}
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*{{Tales|4|Sand Blasted}} {{1stID}}
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==Notes and references==
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Latest revision as of 03:22, May 21, 2019

For other uses, see Toka (disambiguation).
"This is Tak Base to anybody out there…Please…We're under Imperial attack…They're everywhere, there was no warning at all…Total devastation! They broke through our shields…They broke through our shields!"
―Admiral Toka, in a distress signal moments before his death — Gnome-speakernotesListen (file info)[src]

Toka was a male Mon Calamari member of the Alliance to Restore the Republic who held the rank of admiral. In the year 0 ABY, Admiral Toka was in Tak Base when it was attacked by dark troopers and was subsequently killed in the assault.

BiographyEdit

"I'll send a distress signal, but I fear all is lost. Go! And may the Force be with you!"
―Admiral Toka, to Captain Bok[src]
TokaDies-SandBlasted

Admiral Toka is killed during the attack on Tak Base.

Toka was an admiral in the Rebel Alliance Fleet during the Galactic Civil War against the Galactic Empire.[1] In 0 ABY,[2] Toka was stationed at Tak Base, a Rebel installation on the planet Talay, when Imperial General Rom Mohc tested his new Dark Trooper Project by launching dark troopers in a devastating assault against the base.[1]

As the Imperial attack rained down, Toka ordered Rebel Captain Bok to flee Talay aboard the Mon Calamari Star Cruiser Grey Damsel using escape coordinates provided to them by the Alliance. Soon thereafter, Toka sent out a distress signal to anyone who might receive it but was immediately killed by blasterfire.[1] Five days after Toka's death, Alliance leader Mon Mothma showed the admiral's distress signal to mercenary Kyle Katarn in preparation for his follow-up investigatory mission to Talay.[3]

Personality and traitsEdit

"Escape while you still can, my friend! Warn our allies of this new threat!"
"But we can't abandon you here, Admiral Toka!"
"Launch now or perish! Use the escape coordinates the Alliance gave us. Flee!"
―Admiral Toka and Captain Bok[src]

During the Imperial massacre of the Rebellion's Tak Base, Admiral Toka demonstrated his selflessness by ordering his friend and fellow Mon Calamari Captain Bok to escape Talay and warn the Alliance of the Empire's new threat rather than risk trying to rescue Toka. The admiral volunteered to stay behind and transmit a distress signal, even though doing so meant abandoning himself to his fate. As a Mon Calamari, Toka had orange skin and yellow eyes.[1]

EquipmentEdit

Admiral Toka wore the Mon Cal uniform jerkin[1][4] during his service at Tak Base.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit

Toka-DarkForces

Star Wars: Dark Forces used Return of the Jedi film footage of Admiral Ackbar to depict Toka in holographic form.

Admiral Toka first appeared in the 1995 video game Star Wars: Dark Forces, in which he was voiced by Denny Delk and identified in the credits only as "Dying Rebel." Dark Forces used footage of Admiral Ackbar from the film Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi to depict Toka's holographic form.[3]

Toka was later identified by name in the 2000 comic story "Sand Blasted", written by Kilian Plunkett and published in Star Wars Tales 4, which expanded upon the Talay massacre from Dark Forces.[1]

AppearancesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 "Sand Blasted"—Star Wars Tales 4
  2. 2.0 2.1 According to Star Wars: Dark Forces, the Imperial attack on Tak Base takes place after the Battle of Yavin—the final event before the start of 0 ABY, according to The New Essential Chronology—but before Kyle Katarn rescues Crix Madine from Orinackra. According to The Official Star Wars Fact File 130 (MAD2–3), Madine's escape from Orinackra takes place approximately a little more than a week after his desertion from Imperial service, which the "Galaxywide NewsNets" feature from Star Wars Adventure Journal 5 dates to 36:2:12, or 0 ABY. Therefore, the Imperial attack on Tak Base must take place in 0 ABY.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Star Wars: Dark Forces
  4. Star Wars: The Complete Visual Dictionary
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