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The second edition of Galaxy Guide 5: Return of the Jedi is a supplement to Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game written by Michael Stern with revisions and additional material by George Strayton and published by West End Games in 1995. It is revised version of the first edition, published in 1990. From an in-universe perspective, it is written as a research project by Rebel Alliance historian Voren Na'al.

The guide features character profiles with game stats for main and some secondary characters from the film Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi. This book supplies backgrounds for many characters appearing in the film.

From the publisherEdit

On the desert world of Tatooine, Han Solo, one of the heroes of Yavin, is encased in carbonite in Jabba the Hutt's palace. Yoda, the last of the great Jedi Masters, nears death. The fate of the Rebellion lies in the balance as the new Death Star battle station comes to completion. Luke Skywalker must confront his father, the Lord Darth Vader. So begins Return of the Jedi, the climax of the greatest space fantasy of all time.

Here you can find background, personality sketches, and anecdotes of the villains and heroes, Humans and aliens, and monsters and droids appearing in Return of the Jedi. The book concludes with an adventure set on Endor just after the destruction of the second Death Star.




Chapter One: TatooineEdit

Chapter 2: The Rebel FleetEdit

Chapter 3: The Second Death StarEdit

Chapter Four: EndorEdit

Chapter Five: Heroes of EndorEdit

Chapter Six: Remnants of the EmpireEdit


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Galaxy Guides
Galaxy Guide 1: A New Hope (Second Edition) · Galaxy Guide 2: Yavin and Bespin (Second Edition)
Galaxy Guide 3: The Empire Strikes Back (Second Edition) · Galaxy Guide 4: Alien Races (Second Edition)
Galaxy Guide 5: Return of the Jedi (Second Edition) · Galaxy Guide 6: Tramp Freighters (Second Edition)
Galaxy Guide 7: Mos Eisley · Galaxy Guide 8: Scouts · Galaxy Guide 9: Fragments from the Rim
Galaxy Guide 10: Bounty Hunters · Galaxy Guide 11: Criminal Organizations · Galaxy Guide 12: Aliens — Enemies and Allies