A thousand years before the birth of the Empire, the galaxy was still a dangerous place. Hundreds of Jedi and Sith fanned out across the galaxy, and eventually the whole of the Republic was dragged into their timeless war.

Their most recent clash, the Jedi Civil War, ended in victory for the Jedi and Republic. However, the cost was great, leaving an Order that has been nearly shattered and a Republic that has suffered the loss of many planets and citizens. Relations between the two are tense, as much of the populace and it’s politicians blame the Jedi for what has happened. The remnants of the failed Sith Empire have scattered to every corner of the galaxy; a dozen upstart Sith Lords battling each other for the scraps of power. They are doggedly pursued by a weary Jedi Order and Republic, because even in their disparate state, a single thing would be enough to threaten the war-weary galaxy: a Sith with vision…

Star Wars: KOTOR