- "Do good death!"
- ―Axeman verbalizes his less-than-intelligent bloodlust
Axeman was a vibro-ax-wielding Human male swooper who rode with the crime lord Jabba the Hutt's swoop gang by 3.5 ABY. On one occasion, Axeman and the swoop gang tried to assassinate the Jedi Luke Skywalker on the planet Tatooine. In the encounter, Skywalker knocked Axeman from his swoop and smashed the swooper's ax with his lightsaber.
- Shadows of the Empire novel (First appearance)
- Shadows of the Empire audio book
- Shadows of the Empire junior novelization