The bombers rushed back to D’Qar aboard the Ninka and were sent into combat to buy time for the Resistance evacuation.
Vulptices are foxlike creatures with coats made up of crystalline bristles.
Those attempting to evade justice are hunted down by lightweight, highly mobile police speeders.
An enclave of females from the Lanai species, the Caretakers dwell on Ahch-To’s sacred island, and consider it their religious duty to maintain its ancient structures and care for any seekers of truth drawn to their lonely planet.
The fabled founding texts of the Jedi Order are sheltered from Ahch-To’s weather by the huge trunk of a once-mighty uneti tree.
This collection of ancient tomes was painstakingly assembled by Luke Skywalker, but has now become a burden and a torment.
Faster than the Alliance-era T-65s, Resistance X-wings are maneuverable enough to engage TIE fighters in dogfights, but powerful enough to take down capital ships.
The credit-strapped Resistance relies on X-wings donated or lent by sympathetic New Republic senators and local security forces.
A small, secretive private military force, the Resistance was founded by rebel hero Leia Organa to monitor the actions of the First Order.
Most New Republic power brokers tolerate the Resistance while regarding Organa and her fighters as dead-enders with an unfortunate fixation on the past.
Ren is an expert pilot -- thanks to skills passed down from his father -- which he puts to use in exploiting his ship's speed and ferocity.