#1 Edited by KnightRise (4785 posts) - - Show Bio

Who/what would it take to defeat the Emporer?

  • Star Wars EU only
  • Use up to any three characters, preferably less
  • Everyone in character
  • Win by death/incapacitation
  • Takes place aboard an empty space hanger
  • All EU Force powers and feats apply
#2 Posted by guttridgeb (4831 posts) - - Show Bio

Luke Skywalker solos.

I'll throw in Yoda, Mace Windu, Satele Shan and Darth Bane to make it a stomp.

#3 Edited by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

Luke Skywalker soloes.

Abeloth soloes.

Any of the Ones solo.

Any of the Bedlam Spirits solo-stomp.

No prep is necessary for any of them.

@guttridgeb said:

I'll throw in Yoda, Mace Windu, Satele Shan and Darth Bane to make it a stomp.

The only person who can react here is Yoda, which is pointless because then Sidious will defeat him.

#4 Posted by JamesKM716 (1992 posts) - - Show Bio

@KnightRise: Luke Skywalker can solo (not in a stomp, but he could win)

Yoda, Jacen Solo at Oneness and Satele Shan might possibly be able to kill Sidious.

THe Ones of Mortis, Abeloth Bedlam Spirits can all win.

#5 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@JamesKM716 said:

Yoda, Jacen Solo at Oneness and Satele Shan might possibly be able to kill Sidious.

Jacen Solo at Oneness is a plot-device, not his actual power. Satele can't react anyways. Yes, Jacen at Oneness can solo, because at that point he became the most powerful Jedi in history, making him even more powerful than Luke Skywalker (of course, temporarily).

@KnightRise said:

Edited

Not sure what difference that makes.

#6 Posted by KnightRise (4785 posts) - - Show Bio

@JamesKM716: Why do you think Satele Shan would be able to face Sidious? @ShootingNova says otherwise.

#7 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@KnightRise said:

@JamesKM716: Why do you think Satele Shan would be able to face Sidious? @ShootingNova says otherwise.

I don't know, but Satele cannot react.

#8 Posted by JamesKM716 (1992 posts) - - Show Bio

@ShootingNova said:

@JamesKM716 said:

Yoda, Jacen Solo at Oneness and Satele Shan might possibly be able to kill Sidious.

Jacen Solo at Oneness is a plot-device, not his actual power. Satele can't react anyways. Yes, Jacen at Oneness can solo, because at that point he became the most powerful Jedi in history, making him even more powerful than Luke Skywalker (of course, temporarily).

@KnightRise said:

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@ShootingNova said:

@KnightRise said:

@JamesKM716: Why do you think Satele Shan would be able to face Sidious? @ShootingNova says otherwise.

I don't know, but Satele cannot react.


Not sure what difference that makes.

My thinking was that Yoda could rival him and Satele could supplement that, but it doesn't really matter. Jacen at Oneness level along with Yoda could defeat Sidious.

Yes it's a plot-device but if Jacen were at that level he coulda killed Sidious. That's all my point is.

#9 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@JamesKM716: Jacen at Oneness soloes, maybe stomps.

#10 Posted by brick909 (130 posts) - - Show Bio

yoda, mace, and kanobi destroy him and turn him in to nothingness.

#11 Posted by sunhawk (550 posts) - - Show Bio

Revan solos

#12 Posted by KnightRise (4785 posts) - - Show Bio

Sidious may not be as powerful as I thought....

Try not to use enhancements or anything like Oneness. Straight up lightsaber and Force powers, please :)

#13 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@brick909 said:

yoda, mace, and kanobi destroy him and turn him in to nothingness.

This is just.......... :(

@sunhawk said:

Revan solos

Revan was curbstomped by Vitiate's lightning, honestly, what feats does he have that even remotely touch Palpatine?

@KnightRise said:

Sidious may not be as powerful as I thought....

Ignore the two above posts I quoted, because none of them (save for Yoda, who would then be certainly defeated) can even react.

Try not to use enhancements or anything like Oneness. Straight up lightsaber and Force powers, please :)

I have.

#14 Posted by P0rtal (872 posts) - - Show Bio

jar jar easily solos

#15 Posted by SlimJ87D (9241 posts) - - Show Bio

@KnightRise said:

Who/what would it take to defeat the Emporer?

  • Star Wars EU only
  • Use up to any three characters, preferably less
  • Everyone in character
  • Win by death/incapacitation
  • Takes place aboard an empty space hanger
  • All EU Force powers and feats apply

Lets make this MORE interesting. What is the bare minimum team to beat Sidious and why. We already saw slaughter scenarios like Luke, Mace and Yoda.

#16 Posted by jashro44 (19127 posts) - - Show Bio

@SlimJ87D: I don't think mace windu would beat palpatine. i'm not a star wars expert but if he were as powerful as palpatine I would think the jedi he had backing him up wouldn't have died...I heard mace was amped when he fought papatine.

#17 Posted by KnightRise (4785 posts) - - Show Bio

@SlimJ87D said:

@KnightRise said:

Who/what would it take to defeat the Emporer?

  • Star Wars EU only
  • Use up to any three characters, preferably less
  • Everyone in character
  • Win by death/incapacitation
  • Takes place aboard an empty space hanger
  • All EU Force powers and feats apply

Lets make this MORE interesting. What is the bare minimum team to beat Sidious and why. We already saw slaughter scenarios like Luke, Mace and Yoda.

Pretty much this^. I'm gradually editing the OP.

And neither Mace nor Yoda would kill the Emperor solo (or together IMO), but thats another thread entirely thats already been done before.

#18 Posted by kingkronos (2501 posts) - - Show Bio

@jashro44 said:

@SlimJ87D: I don't think mace windu would beat palpatine. i'm not a star wars expert but if he were as powerful as palpatine I would think the jedi he had backing him up wouldn't have died...I heard mace was amped when he fought papatine.

I think he meant Yoda, Mace, Luke combined would stomp Palpatine.

#19 Posted by jashro44 (19127 posts) - - Show Bio

@kingkronos: My bad.

#20 Posted by guttridgeb (4831 posts) - - Show Bio

@ShootingNova said:

@guttridgeb said:

I'll throw in Yoda, Mace Windu, Satele Shan and Darth Bane to make it a stomp.

The only person who can react here is Yoda, which is pointless because then Sidious will defeat him.

Luke and Yoda would be keeping Palpatine busy enough for the others to possibly get in a hit or two.

#21 Posted by jashro44 (19127 posts) - - Show Bio

@SlimJ87D: lol yea I misunderstood what you said.

#22 Posted by JediXMan (29242 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't feel like mentioning Luke. So:

Darth Caedus

Darth Plagueis

Yoda

Certainly more than enough.

#23 Posted by Slicer (108 posts) - - Show Bio

@JediXMan said:

I don't feel like mentioning Luke. So:

Darth Caedus

Darth Plagueis

Yoda

Certainly more than enough.

^I'm going to go with this guy's team^

#24 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@guttridgeb: I thought you meant purely Yoda, Windu, Satele and Bane. But you could have added plenty of others, including Plagueis and Tenebrous and Vitiate.

#25 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@JediXMan said:

I don't feel like mentioning Luke. So:

Darth Caedus

Darth Plagueis

Yoda

Certainly more than enough.

I almost thought you were saying this individually, LOL. Because if it was individual, they would lose. As a team, it's a stomp/near-stomp.

#26 Posted by JediXMan (29242 posts) - - Show Bio

@ShootingNova said:

@JediXMan said:

I don't feel like mentioning Luke. So:

Darth Caedus

Darth Plagueis

Yoda

Certainly more than enough.

I almost thought you were saying this individually, LOL. Because if it was individual, they would lose. As a team, it's a stomp/near-stomp.

Oh no. One-on-one, they lose. I'm confident that any two of them in any combination would be enough. Alone, they would put up a decent fight. Three of them stomp.

#27 Posted by The Red Sun (340 posts) - - Show Bio

Luke and Yoda to keep Palpatine's force powers nullified and occupied, and Grievous to best him at a purely lightsaber level.  

#28 Posted by guttridgeb (4831 posts) - - Show Bio

@ShootingNova: Yeah, the only reason I chose them is because they're some of my favourites ;)

#29 Posted by ShootingNova (15209 posts) - - Show Bio

@JediXMan: Yep.

#30 Posted by KnightRise (4785 posts) - - Show Bio

@The Red Sun said:

Luke and Yoda to keep Palpatine's force powers nullified and occupied, and Grievous to best him at a purely lightsaber level.

Pause. I made this thread because I wanted to know what it takes to beat the Emperor. General Grevious is literally a nonfactor from what I've seen. No way he keeps up if it were he and Yoda, while NJO Luke solos according to the highers.