The vrakes were a species native to Makeb. The vrake came very near to extinction until an enterprising scientist named Kaylah Taprish took a liking to the creatures. After five years of study and crossbreeding, Taprish released a dozen colonies of the vrake into the wild. Due to increased numbers, the vrake' have become more aggressively territorial.
- Star Wars: The Old Republic: Rise of the Hutt Cartel (First appearance)
- Star Wars: The Old Republic: Galactic Strongholds