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  • Lightsabers are the coolest part of any Star Wars movie. 1 / 9

  • And most of the Jedi have blue or green blades. 2 / 9

  • Apart from Samuel L. Jackson's Mace Windu. 3 / 9

  • Windu's purple lightsaber came from the mind of the actor himself. 4 / 9

  • And has previously been explained in Star Wars wider media, now non-canon. 5 / 9

  • A new novel called Master and Apprentice offers a different theory. 6 / 9

  • The book sees Obi-Wan explain that Kyber crystals adopt traits of their owners. 7 / 9

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  • And Windu isn't the only Jedi to wield a purple blade. 8 / 9

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