Star Wars: 5 Reasons Why Mace Windu Is The Most Powerful Of The Jedi Council (& 5 Reasons It's Yoda)
Throughout all of the main Star Wars films, the Jedi Order was at the height of its power during the Prequel Trilogy. They had enjoyed a long period of relative peace and complacency. Yoda was at the helm of the Council during the final days of such a Republic but seeing as how it fell, perhaps the leadership responsibility was misplaced.
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Because as it turned out, there might have been a more powerful Jedi than Yoda in the form of the underrated Mace Windu. He's a more cynical, aggressive, and adamant Jedi Master and raises arguments that he could have stopped what Yoda couldn't if only he were the Grand Master. Here's how well the two of them compare in terms of power.
Most of the time, the lore of a lightsaber's color came first before the actual aesthetics. But in Mace Windu's case, actor Samuel L. Jackson merely "requested" a unique purple lightsaber and George Lucas couldn't say no to that. The lore was seemingly established afterward.
Even so, the lore backed up just how peculiar a Jedi Mace Windu is. The purple Kyber crystals are so rare that only the best and most special Jedi can harness their power. As expected, it matched Mace Windu's distinct outlook on the Force, where he sees and straddles the fault lines between the Dark and Light Sides of the Force ...
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