Berchestians were a sentient species of humanoids or near-Humans that hailed from the planet of Berchest. A sizable population of them lived on Mrlsst as well. Berchestians had various characters either tattooed or otherwise imprinted on their bald heads.
- Star Wars: X-Wing Rogue Squadron: The Phantom Affair
- Heir to the Empire (First appearance)
- Dark Force Rising
- The Last Command (First identified as Berchestian)
- Jade Solitaire
- Specter of the Past
- Vision of the Future