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Encyclopedia > Jan Ors
Star Wars character
Jan Ors

Angela Harry as Jan Ors aboard the Moldy Crow
Position Leader, Alpha Blue; Pilot, Raven's Claw
Homeworld Alderaan
Species Human
Gender Female
Affiliation Rebel Alliance, New Republic, Galactic Alliance
Portrayed by Angela Harry (Jedi Knight)
Julie Eccles (voice, Dark Forces)
Vanessa Marshall (voice, Jedi Outcast)

Jan Ors is a fictional character from the Jedi Knight series of games. This article is about the series. ... Image File history File links Jan_ors_JKII.jpg Jan Ors (Angela Harry) in a Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II screenshot. ... In the fictional Star Wars universe, Alderaan is the home of Princess Leia, Bail Organa and also, in 4000 BBY, Ulic Qel Droma who fought in the Great Sith War. ... In George Lucas fictional Star Wars universe, Humans are the most numerous and dominant species, with apparently millions of major and minor colonies galaxywide. ... For other uses, see Female (disambiguation). ... In the fictional Star Wars universe, the Rebel Alliance, or more formally, the Alliance to Restore the Republic, is an interstellar terrorist force formed in direct military opposition to the Galactic Empire. ... The New Republic (officially The New Galactic Republic) is a fictional government in Star Wars. ... The Galactic Federation of Free Alliances is a fictional government from the Star Wars novel series, more commonly called the Galactic Alliance for short. ... Star Wars: Dark Forces is a video game produced by the LucasArts Entertainment Company. ... Vanessa Marshall (born October 19, 1975), daughter of Joan Van Ark and niece of Carol Kuykendall) is an actress best known for her voice over work. ... This article or section should include material from Jedi Sentinel —The Jedi Code — Obi-Wan Kenobi The Jedi Knights are a fictional brotherhood and organization from the Star Wars series of films by George Lucas. ...


Originally from Alderaan, her mother was a choreographer for Alderaan's premier ballet company and her father an aerospace engineer. Jan was taught both professions by her parents. She soon became an operative for the Rebel Alliance, and was captured during a mission aboard the Star of Empire. There she met Kyle Katarn, who served as an Imperial Trooper. She revealed that the Empire was responsible for the death of his father, and established a relationship with Kyle. He then saved her when she was captured and imprisoned, and agreed to defect. In the fictional Star Wars universe, Alderaan is the home of Princess Leia, Bail Organa and also, in 4000 BBY, Ulic Qel Droma who fought in the Great Sith War. ... In the fictional Star Wars universe, the Rebel Alliance, or more formally, the Alliance to Restore the Republic, is an interstellar terrorist force formed in direct military opposition to the Galactic Empire. ... Kyle Katarn is a character in the fictional Star Wars universe, the protagonist of the video game Star Wars: Dark Forces and its sequels. ... The Galactic Empire is one of the main factions in the Star Wars universe. ...


Jan met with Mon Mothma and persuaded her to hire Kyle as a mercenary and commando. Mothma agreed, and allowed him to become a mercenary for the Rebellion, and Jan served as the pilot of their starship, the Moldy Crow. She became one of the few people Kyle trusted, and always relied on her to save him from dangerous situations. During their adventures, Jan was captured by Jabba the Hutt and held as a bargaining chip against the Alliance, until she was again rescued by Kyle. This is a list of minor characters in the fictional Star Wars universe who are part of the Rebel Alliance. ... For other uses, see Mercenary (disambiguation). ... The following is a list of named spaceships (not spaceship classes and types) portrayed in the fictional series Star Wars. ... Jabba the Hutt is a fictional character in George Lucass science fiction saga Star Wars. ...

Jan and Katarn

In Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II, Jan accompanied Kyle again on their quest for the Valley of the Jedi, but was captured by Jerec. He asked Kyle to execute her, following a brief descent into the dark side. When playing for the light side, which is documented to be the canon course of events, Kyle refuses. When Jerec tries to kill him, Kyle retaliates and kills him. The "dark side" ending sees Jan dying, and Kyle being installed as the new Emperor, while taking on the powers of the Valley of the Jedi. Jan Ors and Kyle Katarn, in a cut scene from the computer game Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II. This is a screenshot of a copyrighted computer game or video game. ... Jan Ors and Kyle Katarn, in a cut scene from the computer game Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II. This is a screenshot of a copyrighted computer game or video game. ... Star Wars: Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II (aka JK) is a first person shooter computer game released September 30, 1997, by LucasArts. ... The Valley of the Jedi is a fictional location appearing in the Star Wars Expanded Universe. ... Jerec is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, appearing in the computer game Star Wars Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II. Jerec is the leader of the seven Dark Jedi that the player must face in the game. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Canon, in the context of a fictional universe, comprises those novels, stories, films, etc. ...


In Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast Katarn is a mercenary once again, and Jan, who becomes his love interest, pilots their ship, the Raven's Claw. Jan is captured (once again) by Desann and Tavion, who pretends to kill her in order to call upon Kyle's hatred. After seeing this "mock" execution, Kyle returns to Luke Skywalker, who bestows upon him his lightsaber once his trials are completed. Jan and Kyle are reunited, however, and Desann is killed. Star Wars: Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast (aka JK2) is a Star Wars computer game released in 2002. ... The following is a list of named spaceships (not spaceship classes and types) portrayed in the fictional series Star Wars. ... This article is about minor villains in the fictional Star Wars universe. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards and to make a clear distinction between fact and fiction, this article may require cleanup. ... Luke Skywalker is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, portrayed by Mark Hamill in the films Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, and Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. ... This article is about the weapon in Star Wars. ...


The exact state of their relationship after Jedi Outcast is unknown, but Kyle presumably gave it up for his service to the New Republic and the Jedi. In a dialogue with Jaden Korr on Corellia (Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy), Kyle mentions that he and Jan are still keeping in touch and meeting each other, although it is also possible that he refers to some past event. However, when Katarn disappeared after investigating rumors of the reemergence of the Sith, Jan Ors, along with Jaden Korr and a group of heroes, quickly went out searching for him. The New Republic (officially The New Galactic Republic) is a fictional government in Star Wars. ... Jaden Korr is a fictional character in the Star Wars Expanded universe, the main character in the computer and video game Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. ... Corellia is a fictional planet in the Expanded Universe of Star Wars. ... Star Wars: Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is a Star Wars first-person shooter computer game released in September 2003. ...


During the Yuuzhan Vong crisis, Jan took over the Alpha Blue intelligence agency from the retiring Admiral Drayson. It was at this time that Alpha Blue began developing the biological weapon Alpha Red to combat the Vong. The Yuuzhan Vong are a race of sentient beings from the fictional Star Wars Expanded Universe that rise as a threat to the New Republic in the New Jedi Order series of novels. ... Retirement is the point where a person stops employment completely. ... In the fictional Star Wars universe, Alpha Red was the New Republics response to the invasion of the Yuuzhan Vong. ...


Jan's right hand is mechanical, reminiscent of both Anakin and Luke Skywalker. For this fictional characters widely known appearance in the Star Wars original trilogy, see the article on Darth Vader. ...


  Results from FactBites:
 
Jan Ors - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (560 words)
Jan met with Mon Mothma and persuaded her to hire Kyle as a mercenary and commando.
During their adventures, Jan was captured by Jabba the Hutt and held as a bargaining chip against the Alliance, until she was again rescued by Kyle.
Jan is captured (once again) by Desann and Tavion, who pretends to kill her in order to call upon Kyle's hatred.
Kyle Katarn - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki (3786 words)
However, he soon learned from Jan Ors, a double Imperial Intelligence agent who was actually working for the Rebellion, that his father was tortured and killed by the Empire for treason.
Jan introduced Kyle to Mon Mothma, the leader of the Alliance, and he became an important spy.
Kyle and Jan Ors infiltrated the ISB building on Coruscant, where he was able to decode the nav card.
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