Darth Maul Comic Book Respect Thread

Character Profile

Fictional Universe – Star Wars

Species – Zabrak

Sex – Male

Planet – Dathomir

Height – 5’7 (6’3 with cybernetic legs)

Weapons – double bladed lightsaber or darksaber

Gear – two cybernetic legs, Scimitar(starfighter), Bloodfin(speeder bike) inside starfighter, three DRK-1 Dark Eye probe droids inside starfighter

Biography on Wookiepedia


Key Source

Everything from Dark Horse is considered Legends canon for the Star Wars Universe. The only exception for Marvel canon is Son of Dathomir.

Key Sources for Dark Horse Comics

  • Darth Maul 2000 series – DM2K
  • Star Wars Tales – SWT
  • The Phantom Menace – TPM
  • TPM: Obi-Wan Kenobi – PMK
  • The Sith Hunters – TSH
  • Death Sentence – DS
  • Son of Dathomir – SoD

Key Source for Marvel Comics

  • Darth Maul 2017 series- M17
  • Age of Republic – AoR

To expand these feats you can read the Darth Maul novels or watch The Clone Wars series.


Strength

Kicks

  • Flying kicks a battle droid hard enough to throw it off balance in DM2K.

Cybernetic Kicks

Striking

Grappling/Throwing

  • Maul kicks a wookie in the face. One cybernetic leg is strong enough to crush its body into the wall in DS.
  • In a most impressive feat of strength, a rathtar hangs from in a tree as it is caught in a tug of war over Maul’s halberd in M17. The Sith Lord is able pull so hard enough that he breaks the tree in half, killing the creature as it falls on top of it. Rathtars weigh an average of 1433lbs/650kg. To add to this feat the creature is pulling itself up the tree which makes it harder to pull against its bulk.

Lightsaber Lock Ups


Agility/Speed/Reflexes

Melee Combat Speed

Blocking/Deflecting

  • Dodges multiple blaster fire at a close range to get close to a battle droid and dismantles its weapons in DM2K.
  • Dodges and deflects blaster fire from multiple droids in DM2K.

Running Speed

Leaping

  • Flips backwards to avoid an explosion of a Mandalorian wrist rocket in SoD.

Durability

  • Maul is not phased by being sliced by a vibroknife in DM2K and continues to drown his target. Vibroknives have vibrating blades that inflict more damage than a standard knife.

Using The Force

Senses

Mind Manipulation

Force Push

  • Using the Force Push together, Maul and Savage launches dozens of guards off a bridge while pushing Jedi Masters Judd and Salmara backwards in DS.
  • Force Pushes the front line of droids in the battle of Zandar in SoD.
  • Using Force Push, Maul takes out the battle droids protecting Grievous in DoS.

Force Choke

  • Force Chokes Kenobi while lifting him into the air in TSH.
  • While using the Force Choke on a Falleen negotiator, Maul lifts him high in the air and breaks his neck in DS.

Force Crush

Force Telekinesis

Object Manipulation

  • Overloads a Force dampening field after Force pushing Silus in SWT24.

Mental Resistance


Sith Training

  • Sidious take Maul to Malachor to breath in the ashes of the fallen Sith in M17.
  • Sidious returns Maul to Malachor for another lesson, allowing him to look deep within himself in AoR.
  • Maul battles three rathtars without using a lightsaber or the Force in M17. He claims they are some of the most dangerous creature in the galaxy.

Hand to Hand Combat


Fights

  • Maul vs Siolo Ur Manka, an ancient Jedi Master. The fight lead to the creation of the infamous double bladed lightsaber from SWT10.
  • Maul vs Silus, a Force sensitive pit fighter. Sidious used this fight to test his apprentice’s obedience in SWT24.

Assault on the Black Sun from DM2K.

  • Resurrected by the Prophets of the Dark Side, Maul challenges Vader for the apprenticeship of Darth Sidious in SWT9.

Misc.

  • Flashback of Maul’s survival after The Phantom Menace from TSH. After his defeat Darth Maul’s rage was so strong for Kenobi that he willed his self to survive. Using the Force, the Zabrak created cybernetic legs for himself to aid him. A decade had passed before Maul was found by his brother, Savage Opress, and returned him to Mother Talzin to fix his broke mind.
  • Master Salmara claims Darth Maul’s hatred is so strong it kept him alive in DS.