- "My goal in developing Sith was to create a plausible, linguistically sound language. Plausible in that it would sound and feel real—not like a cartoonish language for the bad guys to speak."
- ―Ben Grossblatt
Ben Grossblatt is a senior editor at becker&mayer!, the bookmakers who produced and developed The Jedi Path: A Manual for Students of the Force and Book of Sith: Secrets from the Dark Side. Grossblatt owns a Master's degree in linguistics. In November 2010, he was assigned the creation of a plausible Sith language for Book of Sith. In the 134th issue of the Star Wars Insider, Ben Grossblatt wrote Speak Like a Sith, an article explaining the basics of his Sith conlang.