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Echon was born on the planet Eriadu in 10 BBY. He befriended Celeste Ial sometime in the early years of his life. After his father's death in 0 BBY he enrolled in the Imperial academy. He was then given command of a group known as the Galactic Guard in 2 ABY. At the Battle of Endor Echon was presumed dead in 4 ABY.
In 6 ABY he arrived at the planet Cerea and witnessed two bounty hunters chasing a young girl. He attacked and killed one of the hunters. The young girl, Aurea Hali thanked him and then had a vision of him becoming a powerful being. She then joined him.
In 7 ABY, Echon returned to Eriadu and encountered Celeste. She convinced him to join her on her mission to the planet Voltar. Upon arriving, they were attacked by Volta forces and forced to the surface via escape pod. Echon suffered a concussion during the escape. They were then captured by Nationalists led by Zak La'Rocha.
Echon Tarkin was created on December 12, 2006 under the name "Echon Kenobi". He was also the first article author Josh Bender created on the Star Wars Fanon wiki. During his writing of Imperial Treachery, Josh rebooted the character to better fit to the storyline..