10 Facts About 'Star Wars' Character Ahsoka Tano

Ahsoka is a Togruta, a species known for their colorful skin tones and distinctive features.

1. Togruta Heritage:

Anakin Skywalker trained Ahsoka as his Padawan, forming a close bond despite their rocky start.

2. Anakin's Apprentice:

Ahsoka engaged in two intense lightsaber duels with Darth Maul, showcasing her combat skills.

3. Darth Maul Duels:

Ahsoka escaped the effects of Order 66 by freeing Clone Commander Rex and faking her own death.

4. Surviving Order 66:

Ahsoka's unique combat style involves wielding two lightsabers, a technique known as Jar’Kai.

5. Dual Lightsabers:

Ahsoka left the Jedi Order after being wrongly accused of a bombing she didn't commit.

6. Departure from the Jedi Order:

Ahsoka's white lightsabers reflect her independence from both the Sith and Jedi orders.

7. White Lightsabers:

Ahsoka shares the special Force ability with Master Yoda to disarm opponents' lightsabers mid-battle.

8. Force Ability:

Ahsoka confronted Darth Vader in a dramatic duel, revealing his true identity as Anakin Skywalker.

9. Duel with Darth Vader:

Ahsoka's character was conceived through collaboration between George Lucas and Dave Filoni.

10. Created by George Lucas: