Darth Maul Respect Thread (Canon)

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''The Dark Side fights without mercy, without remorse. If you want to be victorious you need to find the same strength inside you.''

- Darth Maul

This is a respect thread for Darth Maul. It's from new canon and canon related materials released in 2014 and after, movies and animations included to canon and movie novelizations also included in canon due to delrey's statement.

Accolades

Maul is one of the most skilled Sith Lord in the history.

''One of the most skilled and deadly warriors in Sith history, Darth Sidious's apprentice was to be the First Sith openly encountered by the Jedi Order for more than 1,000 years.''

- The Official Star Wars Fact File Remake #001

Maul is one of the most efficiently trained Sith Lord in the history.

''One of the deadliest, most efficiently trained Sith in the Order's history.''

- Ultimate Star Wars

The fastest and deadliest like no villain before him.

''Darth Maul is quick and deadly like no other Star Wars villain before him.''

- Starwars. com / Top 10 best fights

Maul is so strong with the Dark Side that he survives being cut in half.

''This Zabrak was so strong with the Dark Side he survives being cut in two.''

- Starwars. com / Top 10 best villains

Lucas states that Sidious shouldn't have lost his first apprentice.

''After Darth Sidious' first apprentice is killed, he has to come up with a new apprentice, and rather than coming up with some baby that he trains from birth, which is what he should have done --well, he shouldn't have gotten himself in a position of getting his apprentice killed anyways-- he's decided to make his move, so he needs somebody that was already trained. The point is to set up that he turned this one Jedi, so that he could turn another Jedi. It has to be set up that way.''

- George Lucas / AOTC DVD Commentary

Sidious considers Maul as a loss for the Grand Sith Plan.

''And my apprentices? Darth Maul was a loss, but Darth Tyranus... He was a proton torpedo.''- Darth Vader #20: End of Games, Part I

Maul's potential was high enough to outshine Talzin's power and her partnership.

''He promised to make me his right hand, but when Sidious realized Maul's potential he took him from me and trained him as a Sith.''

- StarWars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #03

Maul could've been ''so much more'' which implies his previous role in the Sith Order.

''I was apprentice to the most powerful being in the galaxy once. I was destined to become so much more.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Count Dooku considers Maul as a ''Great'' Sith Lord.

''I foresee we will do great things together, I shall teach you the ways of the Dark Side. Soon, your powers will rival that of the great Sith Lord Darth Maul.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 3 Episode 13

Count Dooku senses a disturbance in the Force due to Maul's return.

''He is a threat to all of us, even the Jedi. Something is rising, something sinister.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 21

Anakin Skywalker senses a disturbance in the Force due to Maul's return.

''I sense disturbance. Something; sinister. Whatever it is, it feels familiar.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 21

Yoda senses a disturbance in the Force due Maul's return. He fears for Obi-Wan.

''Feel the disturbance in the Force, do you? Fear you are in danger, I do.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 21

Darth Maul is an ''Amassing Power'' in the Clone Wars.

''Darth Sidious was presented with an unforeseen challenge: Maul had, in fact, survived his injuries suffered at the hands of Obi-Wan Kenobi, and was now amassing power.''

- Starwars.com/Databank/emperor-palpatine-darth-sidious

Not only a formidable warrior, Maul is also a scheming mastermind.

''A deadly, agile Sith Lord trained by the evil Darth Sidious, Darth Maul was a formidable warrior and scheming mastermind.''

- Starwars.com/Databank/darth-maul

Anakin Skywalker states that Maul is ''Tricky'' as well as merciless.

"Be careful, Ahsoka," he'd told her, before handing over her lightsabers and running off to save the Chancellor. "Maul is tricky. And he has no mercy in him at all."

- Star Wars: Ahsoka Novel

Sidious considers Maul as a ''Rival''.

“How unfortunate that you are attempting to deceive me,” Sidious said. “Master?” Maul asked. “You have become a rival,” Sidious declared.

- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

Maul belongs to the most powerful generation of the Sith Lords.

''Ultimately, Bane's plan produced more powerful Sith Lords with every generation.''

- Star Wars: Force & Destiny

Author of the SoD states that he stands alongside with other Sith Lords such as Darth Vader.

''That never stops him. He stands alongside the Sith Lords only by sheer force of will.''

- Jeremy Barlow, Writer of Son of Dathomir

Maul is a very tenacious and a willful character. Writer of the Son of Dathomir comic book has mentioned this when I asked how many rounds Maul can win against Dooku.

''Hmm. 6/10 sounds good. Maybe even 7/10—'cause Maul won't quit until he's completely out. That's just my opinion, though.''

- Jeremy Barlow, Writer of Son of Dathomir

George Lucas has described him as ''a figure from your worst nightmare''.

''Lucas had described Darth Maul as a figure from your worst nightmare.''

- Starwars. com /episode-i/bts/design/f20000228

Maul is a ''Big Time Player'' who can make an impact during the timeline of the Empire.

''If there’s a character like Maul running around during one of the old films, he’s such a big-time player you think there would have been an echo of that somewhere.''

- Dave Filoni, Director of Star Wars Rebels

Darth Maul creates fear amongst the Imperial Inquisitors.

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''The Shadow!''

- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 21

Dave Filoni describes Maul as a ''Super Dangerous'' threat and a Vader-realm character.

''Maul is a super dangerous threat. Because he has been trained for years. He’s really adept. So he’s kind of in the Vader realm. He’s well trained by Sidious in all types of Sith ways. Not the least of which is manipulation.''

- Dave Filoni, Director of The Clone Wars

Ben Kenobi states that Maul is a very willful character by defining his old adversary as ''Persistent'' and he had to be prepared for Maul's arrival.

''One doesn't survive as long as I've by being foolish or unprepared. Maul is an old adversary, and a persistent one at that.''

- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 20

Lightsaber Combat

Darth Maul is extremely skilled as a warrior and duelist, well trained in the arts of lightsaber combat style Juyo, which is generally related to the Sith due to its ferocious nature. Addition to his saber skills, Darth Maul is proficient at Niman / Jar'Kai style as well, and numerous exotic and forbidden martial arts known as known as Teras Kasi. Unlike Count Dooku, Darth Maul uses close combat martial art techniques in a lightsaber combat, which makes him very unpredictable and deadly.

Maul is one of the very few warriors who has powerful enough for land blows to Sidious.

Creator of the Star Wars universe states that Maul is a ''Great Fighter''.

''I said I wanted the faster version of those movies were, and more energetic version. That's basically what he gave me. And I think the key to it, we had a good villain who is a great fighter.''

- George Lucas, Star Wars Episode I: Fights Featurette

Maul's skills are ''Far Greater'' than the Grand Inquisitor. A former Jedi Knight.

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''That's why I call it a cheat. It's a simple way to do something that Maul actually does. Maul has far greater skills.''

- Dave Filoni, Director of Star Wars Rebels
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Darth Maul is more skilled than Count Dooku. He ranks better than him and Ventress as a top 5 red-lightsaber user.

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3-) Darth Maul
4-) Darth Tyranus

- Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

Maul blocks a lightsaber attack from a Jedi when his back is turned.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part V

Jedi, Eldra Kaitis is no match for Maul.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part V

The writer of the comic book states that the Eldra Kaitis is a ''Skilled'' Jedi.

''She is a skilled Padawan, and Maul sees that she must be on the fast track to being a Jedi Knight.''

- Cullen Bunn, Writer of Star Wars Darth Maul

Even when he is distracted by the possibilities, he continues to dominate Kaitis.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part V

Dooku is also aware of Maul's success over the Black Sun galactic crime organization.

''He could have slaughtered both of them as casually as that creature Maul had destroyed the vigos of the Black Sun.''

- Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith Novel

Maul's preferred style Juyo is the most aggressive and unpredictable lightsaber form of all.

''Juyo / Vaapad: The most aggressive and unpredictable form.''

- Star Wars: Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

Maul is one of the new generation of the Sith Lords, which is superior to the old.

''The Sith had changed. The Sith had grown, had adapted, had invested a thousand years' intensive study into every aspect of not only the Force but Jedi lore itself, in preparation for exactly this day. The Sith had remade themselves.

They had become new. While the Jedi-The Jedi had spent that same millennium training to refight the last war.''

- Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith Novel

''For a millennium, the Sith maintained the order in secrecy, passing down their evil heritage. As they gained knowledge of the dark side of the Force, their powers increased with each generation.''

- Episode I: The Phantom Menace Scrapbook

Overpowers Qui-Gon Jinn on Tatooine, shows his superiority as a sword fighter. Jinn is one of the most skilled knights in the Jedi Order.

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"Worse, he was younger, quicker, and stronger than Qui-Gon, and he was gaining ground rapidly. The Jedi Master blocked him again and again, but could not find an opening that would provide any chance of escape.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Qui-Gon barely blocks Maul's strike, and dominates the duel.

''DARTH MAUL jumps off his speeder bike, and before he has hit the ground, the Sith Lord has swund a death blow with his laser sword that is barely blocked by QUI-GON.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Script

Deflects a lightsaber strike from Kenobi when his back is turned.

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At this point Kenobi is ready to become a Jedi Knight.

"Obi-Wan is ready," Qui-Gon declared.

(...)

''The Jedi Master nodded. "Confer on you the level of Jedi Knight, the Council does. Decided about the boy, the Council is, Obi-Wan," he advised solemnly.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

It takes all of Kenobi's skills to just stay alive against Maul.

''So this is a Sith Lord, he thought fleetingly as he dodged and leaped. It was taking every skill he knew just to stay alive. Slowly, the Sith Lord forced Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan back.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Maul is more skilled than Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan combined.

''He was skilled, Anakin saw-more skilled, perhaps, than the men he faced. And he was confident in a way that was disturbing. He would not be overcome easily.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Maul kicks Qui-Gon while deflecting an attack from Kenobi.

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- Star Wars: Episode I

Maul outnuevers them at every turn with incredible moves.

''The SITH LORD's moves are incredible. He is fighting the TWO JEDI at once, flipping into the air, outmaneuvering them at every turn.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Script

Maul is a superior fighter than even a coordinated team like Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan.

''Together, they were able to hold their own against the Sith Lord, but their efforts at attack, at assuming the offensive against this dangerous adversary, were woefully inadequate.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

He finds an opening on Kenobi's defense and kicks him.

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- Star Wars: Episode I

Maul tosses around Qui-Gon during the duel.

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- Star Wars: Episode I

He takes out Kenobi from the duel with a powerful kick.

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''Then Darth Maul caught Obi-Wan off balance and with a powerful kick knocked the Jedi completely over the railing.''- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

After taking out Kenobi, Maul defeats the Jedi Master.

''Then the Sith Lord parried a downstroke, whirled swiftly to the right, and with his back to the Jedi Master, made a blind, reverse lunge. Too late, Qui-Gon recognized the danger.''
- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Maul's lightsaber dueling form and teräs käsi combination, hits Qui-Gon with his saber hilt.

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- Star Wars Episode I

Maul kicks the rage amped Obi-Wan in the face.

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- Star Wars Episode I

Even with a rage amplification Kenobi is no match for Darth Maul.

''The battle wore on, and for a time it was fought evenly. But Darth Maul was the stronger of the two and was driven by a frenzy that surpassed even the frantic determination that fueled Obi-Wan.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Maul has the upperhand against rage amped Kenobi, and Kenobi grows weary.

''OBI-WAN screams as the pulsing electron gate opens, and the SITH LORD attacks him. The DARK LORD is relentless in his assault on the young JEDI. DARTH MAUL seems to have the upper hand as OBI-WAN grows weary. DARTH MAUL catches OBI-WAN off guard, and the JEDI slips into a melting pit.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Script

Defeats the rage amped Kenobi in a duel. According to Qui-Gon, Kenobi is ready to be a Jedi Knight and becomes one in the same timeline.

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- Star Wars Episode I

Maul outduels Kenobi, who was rage amped due to Qui-Gon's death.

''Quickly he struck him again, harder still, and this time Obi-Wan lost his footing completely and tumbled over the edge of the pit, his lightsaber flying from his hand.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

It has been stated that Maul is more than equal to Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan duo, his defeat on Naboo is a combination of bad luck and chance that even the Dark Side couldn't always overcome.

''He had been more than the equal of the Jedi Knights he had faced and should have been able to defeat them easily. It was bad luck and chance that had led to his death, a combination that even the power of the Dark Side could not always overcome.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Maul as a duelist is at the same level with Dooku and Windu. By being an 8, surpasses a skilled Jedi Master like Kit Fisto.

''And somebody like Kit Fisto is 7. I did take it to 8 and 9. But not many people know that. 8 and 9 is cheat.''

''Obi-Wan has gone up one level from Episode I to Episode III, but it’s a huge jump from one level to another. So Obi-Wan is 8. Yoda is 9. Mace is 8 bordering on 9. Dooku & Maul are 8, but there is a huge difference inside the numbers themselves. It's not about how well they fight, it's about how well they learned.''

- Nick Gillard, Stunt Coordinator of Prequel Trilogy

According to the source, a battle between Vader and Maul would be close.

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''IT'S A CLOSE CALL, and these two Sith are well-matched in terms of fighting skills.''

- Star Wars Comic UK Volume 07 Issue 04

Maul kicks Kenobi in a duel. Kenobi as a Jedi Master has spend 2 years in the Clone Wars, he has become a Jedi Council member and he is in his prime.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Maul manages to enrage Obi-Wan and overpowers him in a duel.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Kenobi admits his defeat against Darth Maul.

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''We are outmatched.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Maul and his apprentice overwhelms Kenobi and Asajj Ventress in a duel.

''Kenobi and Ventress are overwhelmed by the raw power of Maul and Opress.''

- Starwars.com/tv-shows/clone-wars/revenge-episode-gallery

Dave Filoni states that Kenobi and Ventress were going to lose the duel with Maul and Savage.

''But eventually they gonna lose in that space, in that situation, and they needed to flee..''

- Dave Filoni, Director of The Clone Wars

Maul kills a Jedi Knight after a seemingly ease duel.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Maul defeats Savage Opress with ease. Savage is at the this point physically strong enough to overwhelm Count Dooku and disarm him.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Maul demonstrates his superiority through rapid saber strikes.

''Though Savage wishes for an equal partnership with his brother, Maul makes it clear- forcibly, through a rapid display of lightsaber strikes- that he is the Master.''

- Starwars.com/tv-shows/clone-wars/revival-episode-gallery

Casually attacks Obi-Wan and Adi Gallia. Obi-Wan is in his prime. And Adi Gallia is a powerful Jedi as a Jedi Council member.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Maul shows his skills against Sidious, attacks him with a blinding speed. Sidious is fast and skilled enough to speedblitz Saesee Tiin, and he is capable of killing Kit Fisto in a few clashes.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

In an eye blink Maul fends off Sidious's strike with his agility.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

Maul pushes Sidious back during the duel.

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Maul kicks Sidious in a duel.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

Maul speedblitzes 4 MagnaGuards with his elegant skill and cuts down the other while jumping behind of it. Three of the MGs were more than enough to pose a threat to Kenobi and Anakin.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #01

Maul fights with Mace Windu and Aayla Secura at the same time and duel continues in a off-panel fight.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #03

Maul holds back Sidious before Talzin recollects her strength.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #04

Maul beats up 3 Inquisitors at the same time. They are former Jedi Knights who uses the Dark Side, and trained by Vader.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul kicks Seventh Sister's head at the same time fighting against the other 2 Inquisitors.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul kicks the Inquisitor Eighth Brother's head during his duel against the 3 Inquisitors.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul uses the Force to jump a great distance then takes on 2 Inquisitors at the same time.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul easily kills Fifth Brother in a duel.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul is more powerful than Ahsoka.

''Kanan agrees to split the group, the logical choice pairing Maul with the weakest of the Jedi.''

- Starwars.com/twilight-of-the-apprentice-episode-gallery

Ahsoka attacks and tries to defeat Maul after Kanan's injury, but she fails.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul turns his back to Ahsoka in the duel, shows that he is in the control.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Ahsoka runs from the duel against Maul.

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''Running away again, Lady Tano ?''

- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Per Filoni, Maul is ''Very Good'' in a lightsaber fight.

''If you talk to a lot of people that sword fight they’ll tell you, people that are very good don’t have long fights. It’s very quick. And so that scene it’s an homage to the Seven Samurai.''

- Dave Filoni, Director of Star Wars Rebels

*Lightsaber Deflection

Turns his lightsaber so fast and he creates an energy shield to protect himself.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part V

Maul deflects Pre Vizsla's dual blasters with ease. Vizsla as a Mandalorian warrior leader has a very high skill at using blasters.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

Maul deflects blaster bolts from almost every angle against Jabba's mercenaries.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

Maul deflects Sabine's, Zeb's and Hera's blaster bolts at the same time when he turned upside down. Sabine is a skilled sharpshooter, Zeb and Hera are also skilled shooters.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 03

Physical Prowess

*Force Speed/Reflexes

Maul has a blinding speed as a fighter.

''Later, Maul waited for Amidala on Naboo, where he dueled with Qui-Gon and his apprentice, Obi-Wan Kenobi. The Sith fought with blinding speed and impressive agility.''

- Starwars.com/Databank/darth-maul

He creates 4 after images on air at the same deflects blaster bolts.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part I

He moves faster than Kenobi, stops his blade in time.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Dodges from Sugi's, Dengar's and Embo's combined blaster bolts with an acrobatic movement.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

Dodges from Droideka blaster bolts by using his acrobatic movements.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #01

Dodges from a rocket explosion where Mace Windu and Aayla Secura fails.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #03

Maul runs faster than both possessed Jedi Kanan and Jedi Ezra Bridger.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 11

Maul moves faster than Ahsoka, saves Ezra from the Inquisitor.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul moves fast enough to blind Jedi Kanan Jarrus.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

*Force Strength

Maul pulls a Rathtar back in a strength contest, shatters the tree's foothold.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part I

Rathtars are powerful enough to fodderize a trained soldier such as Finn.

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Matches with Savage's physical strength. Savage is strong enough to ragdoll a grown human with hand, and he can rip metal handcuffs bare handed.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 21

Maul tosses around Savage Opress.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 21

Physically hurts Savage's chin with his one hand.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Physically dominates Obi-Wan.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Maul continues to stomp Obi-Wan with his physical strength.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Maul hurls an Anooba beast to a far distance.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

Physically dominates Kenobi.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

Maul physically overpowers Grievous by jumping over him.

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''Gurrf !''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #02

Maul hurls Jedi Kanan Jarrus with one hand only.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 03

*Durability / Pain Tolerance

Shrugs off an at least 5 meters rock debris and kills the Jedi Eldra Kaitis instantly.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part V

Survives in the space, shows better durability than his monstrous brother Savage.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

He is durable enough to resist a mandalorian grenade.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

Takes the explosion closer this time, and still continues to fight.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

Maul takes a couple of mandalorian laser darts to his face, and he only laughs.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

A blaster shot on his hand and still continues to fight.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

No sells Vizsla's punches, Vizsla is strong enough to knock a Jedi.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

No sells a kick from Sidious during the duel.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

He resists Sith lightning from Sidious, his sith lightning is strong enough to kill Vader, Mace Windu and it is powerful enough to give permanent wounds to Luke Skywalker.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

After the tortures of Sidious, Maul still refuses to tell the information that Dooku seeks.

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''I'll ask this only once. Give me the names of your underworld leaders and the locations of your shadow collective bases.''

''Never.''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #01

*Force Stamina

After defeating both Qui-Gon and rage amped Kenobi, he is still fresh as ever.

''The Sith Lord attacked Obi-Wan relentlessly, backing him around the melting pit. All Obi-Wan's efforts could not break through his guard. And Obi-Wan was tiring, while his opponent seemed as fresh as ever. The Sith Lord was on him before he could recover his balance. With a mighty stroke, the Sith knocked the young Jedi into the melting pit.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Junior Novelization

Force Mastery

*Telekinesis

Maul chokes a bounty hunter with the Force when his back is turned.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part IV

Uses the Force to attack Kenobi, throws deadly missiles at him.

''Darth Maul began to use his command of the Force to fling heavy objects at Obi-Wan, trying to throw him off balance, to disable him, to disrupt the flow of his attack. Obi-Wan responded in kind, and the air was filled with deadly missiles.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

Maul instantly kills a Force-sensitive thief Zek Peiro by using Telekinesis.

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- Star Wars: Age of Republic - Darth Maul #01

Maul's precision with the Force during a lightsaber duel.

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- Star Wars Episode I

Maul disarms and knocks Kenobi down by using a Force push.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Maul casually uses the Force to ragdoll Obi-Wan again.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 4 Episode 22

Uses Force crush on a battle droid.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Casually disarms, and uses a Force choke.

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- The Clone Wars Season 5 Episode 01

Maul uses the Force to ragdoll Kenobi in a duel.

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- The Clone Wars Season 5 Episode 01

Maul knocks Kenobi out and collapses the cave by using a powerful Force push.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Maul casually uses the Force and throws a heavy objects while deflecting blasters.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Maul uses Force pull on a Space Shuttle from a far distance.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 01

Maul casually uses Force push on a beast.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

Maul kills a mercenary with a Force choke, and ragdolls his body to mercenary.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

Force chokes and ragdolls Bounty Hunter Sugi.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

Maul instantly Force chokes and ragdolls Obi-Wan.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

Without even using any hand gesture, Maul uses Force choke and levitates.

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- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

Maul casually uses a Force wave on a small droid army and knocks them aside.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #01

Uses a Force wave to a group of battle droids. Smashes them with the impact.

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- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #02

Maul uses a powerful Force push, the impact of the blast hurts Grievous.

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''Uhn!''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #04

Casually hurls an Inquisitor with a Force push.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Maul uses Force choke and ragdolls an Inquisitor.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 Episode 22

Force chokes Sabine Wrenn and ragdolls her to Hera Syndulla.

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- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 03

*Surviving bisection via Force mastery

Dave Filoni states that Maul constantly uses the Force to sustain himself during his exile, he states that Maul has the same type of focus that Vader has.

''The Force is what holding his body together.So Vader holds on to life at the edge of the lava flow, because he is such a condemned for Obi-Wan, such an anger for whose happens in his life. And that same type of focus, hatred what sustains Maul.''- Dave Filoni, Director of Star Wars Rebels

*Telepathy

Maul uses the Force to cloud Obi-Wan's vision in the duel.

''The Sith Lord seemed to cloud Obi-Wan's use of the Force, making it hard to sense his opponent's moves and counter them in time.''

- Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Novel

He extracts information from Hera Syndulla.

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''I don't know anything about him.''

''That's not true. You know all about Kanan Jarrus. Or should I use his real name? Caleb Dume. Yes, it was your idea to recruit the apprentice. And it was from here that the boy found. No, he stole the holocron. That wasn't so difficult, was it ?''

- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 03

Maul senses Ben Kenobi's thoughts on Luke Skywalker, which should've been a secret.

''Why come to this place, not simply to hide?...''

''Oh, you have a purpose here. Perhaps you are protecting something? No... protecting someone.''

- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 20

*Force Sense / Precognition

Maul senses his former master Palpatine's presence at Mandalore with the Force.

''I sense a presence,” Maul warned Savage. “A presence I haven’t felt since...”

And then Maul knew.

- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

He senses that Duchess Satine will contact with Obi-Wan Kenobi.

''The duchess appears to have contacted the Jedi just as anticipated.''

''Good. You have done well.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 16

He senses the arrival of the Grievous's and Dooku's droid army before they jump to the hyperspace.

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''I sense... The Droids are here.''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #02

*Force Stealth

Maul toys with 2 Jedi Knights without getting detected, despite Sidious's warnings.

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''But to toy with the Jedi. You risk too much.''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Part I

*Force Illusion

Maul sends illusions to Jedi Ezra Bridger's mind, and knocks him out.

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''The visions are entirely manufactured by Maul. And they're manufactured by Maul as Maul gets closer and closer to Ezra.''

- Henry Gilroy, Writer of Star Wars Rebels

*Force Essence

Even years after his death, he leaves behind a powerful Dark Side essence in the Theed Hangar at Naboo.

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''I feel... Cold...''

- Star Wars: Shattered Empire #03

*Sith Holocrons

Maul's knowledge about the Sith holocrons was a part of his Sith training.

''Darth Sidious was aware of this planet and that Maul had been brought there as a small child and they together had attempted to get into the temple and get to the holocron.''

''That’s a sacred object that contains ancient Force-sensitive knowledge. The temple Maul and Ezra infiltrate together is set up with a lot of traps… they seem to be specifically tailored to keeping out other Sith.''

- Dave Filoni, Director of Star Wars Rebels

Maul possesses the secret knowledge of the Jedi and Sith holocrons.

''A Sith, Darth Maul, has them. He wants it.''

''Oh. He would bring them together?''

''Such a vergence carries grave danger. If two such powerful sources of knowledge are united, they will grant a clarity of vision beyond your kind. When joined, any secret, wisdom or destiny can be seen through the Force. One could bring much chaos with such hidden truths. I have seen it before.''

- Star Wars Rebels: Season 3 Episode 03

Other talents

Maul makes his strategic counter move towards the Naboo Queen.

''Darth Maul knew the power of ambush and of theatre. He predicted the route Amidala and her Jedi guardians would take, patiently waited to ambush them. His sudden appearance had the desired effect, unsettling the Queen, distrupting her plans, and drawing off the two Jedi.''

- The Official Star Wars Fact File Remake #061

Maul establishes a Galactic Underworld.

''The vision has expanded. You will still rule Mandalore, and under your protection, I will command a new galactic underworld.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

He makes a plan to conquer the planet Mandalore.

''I will use my army of crime lords to attack different targets across Sundari and sow chaos to undermine the Duchess' rule.''

''Our gangsters will make her look too weak to maintain control. Then you and your Death Watch will capture and arrest us, bringing order where Satine's weak government could not.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 14

He conquers the Mandalore planet by winning the loyalties of the other soldiers.

''Clearly you are powerful, but how can two of you overthrow Vizsla and his supporters?''

''Vizsla is a soldier, and like every soldier, he is bound by honor. I will challenge him to single combat in front of his men. He will not deny me.''

- The Clone Wars: Season 5 Episode 15

Maul leads other Crime Syndicates and the Mandalorian warriors to the battle with the CIS.

''You inspire us all, Lord Maul. But do you truly intend to fight Count Dooku and his separatist legions ?''

''Their forces are mindless droids Ziton Moj, take out their leadership and they all fall down. These clone wars vastly overextended Dooku and General Grievous. They are more vulnerable than they realize.''

''And they remain unaware of our true numbers.''

''Precisely, Fife. We can attack them directly. When Dooku and Grievous arrive, we will be waiting to trap them in their own net.''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #02

He ultimately outwits Grievous and Dooku, captures them.

''Lord Tyranus... You disappoint me.''

''Now you see their failure... And yet you couldn't foresee the trap I laid for them. Your schemes are unraveling, Sidious. Without your generals, your armies will be crushed... As will your plans.''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #03

Dooku is outmatched against Maul's tactical and strategical abilities.

''You're learning that seizing control... is much easier than maintaining it.''

''What would you know of control, Count ? Our alliance has been Sidious's will all along. He has instructed you to play this game... But you've been outmatched.''

- Star Wars: Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #04

Dave Filoni states that Maul is smart and trained to build forces, deceive people.

''He was a well trained apprentice and that he would start to do the things that he trained to do, to build armies, to deceive people, create a power base for himself. So George came up with the idea of teaming up Maul with the Mandalorians.''

''But all parts are showing that Maul isn't just a brute force, but he is also being smart, he is building a power base, he is doing kind of Sidious did with the senate.''

- Dave Filoni, StarWars.com/Shadows of the Sith

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