Comic Book / Star Wars: Invasion

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"Don't kriff with a Jedi grandmaster, son!"
New Jedi Order gaiden! Follow the story of Finn Galfridian, a Force-sensitive prince trying to avenge his home planet after the Yuuzhan Vong take it over.


This work contains examples of:

  • Action Girl: Kaye Galfridian killed a Yuuzhan Vong warrior with nothing more than a knife.
  • Alien Invasion: The name of the series kinda gives it away.
  • Badass Family
  • Body Horror: The slave seeds implanted in Yuuzhan Vong prisoners make them grow spikes and other growths.
    • Kaye and Finn, when their Yuuzhan Vong parentage first becomes apparent.
  • Brainwashed and Crazy: What the Yuuzhan Vong experiments do to their subjects.
  • Cameo: Finn spars with the Solo children at Luke's Praxeum on the same training course shown in Star Wars Jedi Academy.
  • Captain Ersatz: Finn looks and dresses a lot like a young Cid Highwind from Final Fantasy VII.
  • Chest Burster: Something certainly seemed to want to get out of Finn's chest.
  • Cloud Cuckoolander: The mysterious Master Dray.
  • Cut Short: Cancelled at the end of its third story arc, just as Finn's mother officially reveals her true Vong heritage to others and forms an Outer Rim Alliance to help defend against her invading people. At least four more years of the war were left at the end.
  • Everything's Better with Princesses: Kaye Galfridian.
  • Half-Human Hybrid: Kaye and Finn.
  • Huge Guy, Tiny Girl: Kaye and Arbeloa, as a non-romantic example. In one issue, she asks him to relay issues to an army, only for him to tell her that she is their leader. She then points out that the height difference isn't very helpful for leading.
  • Human Resources: Arbeloa turns a Yuuzhan Vong's head into a hat.
  • Jerk Ass: Captain Ogden
  • Killed Off for Real: Caled Galfridian
  • Kill 'em All: In order to prevent Kaye from rescuing the prisoners on Diabrook, Commander Tsalok orders them to be gassed and made Brainwashed and Crazy. When Nina found out, she destroyed the entire compound with an orbital bombardment.
  • La Résistance
  • Last of His Kind: Arbeloa
  • The Mole: Dulac
  • Red Shirt: Jedi Master Lar Le'Ung
  • Relative Error: Finn initially thinks Jacen and Jaina are lovers.
  • Robot Buddy: Prowl is this to Finn.
  • Royals Who Actually Do Something: The whole Galfridian royal family all resist the Vong in their own way and none of them are afraid to get their hands dirty.
  • Sadist Teacher: Luke, upon seeing Finn levitate a pebble, places a huge boulder on top of it, and tells him to lift his rock again.
  • Torture Always Works
  • Underwater Base
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