THE HIGH REPUBLIC
BATTLE FOR THE FORCE
Chapter III: DUNES OF BLOOD
The holy city of Jedha is being torn apart brick by brick. Pilgrims riot in the streets while Republic forces tackle Enforcer Droids programmed only to kill.
Jedi Vildar Mac, Padawan Matty Cathley and their Sephi associate Tey Sirrek have thrown themselves on the mercy of infamous tapbar owner and information broker Kradon Minst. Reluctantly, Kradon has agreed to shelter members of the Path of the Open Hand injured in the crossfire, meaning that Enlightenment itself has come under attack.
As they shelter in Kradon’s fortified tavern, Jedi Oliviah Zeveron calls for help. Out in the desert, the ancient statue of a Jedi has come crashing to the ground, a statue that secretly contained a lost Jedi vault. The mysterious raiders who have been ransacking Jedha’s temples have entered the archive, taking Jedi representative Leebon with them, but not before leaving Oliviah for dead….