131,888pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Tab-canon-white  Tab-legends-black 

Thranta were a large, flying species native to the planet Alderaan. The species was not entirely wiped out during when their homeworld was destroyed by the Galactic Empire, as a population had been transplanted to the gas giant Bespin. On Bespin the thranta lived in a breathable region of the planet's atmosphere where they were ridden through the clouds by only the most daring thrill seekers.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit

Thranta first appeared in concept art drawn by artist Ralph McQuarrie for Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, which was later reused in The Illustrated Star Wars Universe in 1995 introducing them to the Star Wars Legends continuity.[2] The species was confirmed to be canon by the reference book Ultimate Star Wars, which was released in 2015.[1]


Notes and referencesEdit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki