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This article is about the equivalent term of "firefight". You may be looking for the book Rebel Force: Firefight.
Darklighter: "Never done that before."
Horn: "Blunder into a lightfight or spend time in a bacta tank?"
Darklighter: "Neither. I didn't think I was blundering…"
—Gavin Darklighter and Corran Horn

Lightfight was a popular colloquialism in use during the years of the New Republic that referred to a fight between combatants armed with blaster-style weaponry. Starfighter pilot and Jedi Knight Corran Horn used the term often, while other members of Rogue Squadron were also known to speak of it.

Behind the scenes

"Lightfight" seems to be a Star Wars-ification of the real-world term "firefight", which refers to combat using guns.


  • X-wing: Rogue Squadron (First appearance)
  • X-wing: Wedge's Gamble
  • X-wing: The Krytos Trap
  • X-wing: The Bacta War
  • I, Jedi

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