While developing the ‘Star Wars’ universe, one of the crucial assets that George Lucas and his collaborators apparently used as inspiration is Frank Herbert’s ‘Dune’ novel sequence. So, the 2 franchises have reasonably a couple of parts in not unusual. And that comes with the presence of a narcotic substance referred to as the Spice. In the ‘Dune’ universe, the makes use of of Spice were various because of the dogmatic transition of society and now encompasses even interstellar travels. In comparability, the Spice within the ‘Star Wars’ universe is predominantly used as a drug. However, there are reasonably a couple of forms of Spice, one in all them being the Sansanna Spice. Here is the whole thing you want to learn about it. SPOILERS AHEAD.
In episode 2 of ‘The Book of Boba Fett,’ titled ‘Chapter 2: The Tribes of Tatooine,’ the protagonist brings down a hovertrain belonging to the Pyke Syndicate with the assistance of a Tusken tribe. As the Tuskens are infamous raiders, the Syndicate hearth at them indiscriminately once they go through on their teach. Boba convinces the Tuskens that they’ve a possibility towards the technologically-superior Syndicate and leads the trouble, in the end preventing the teach on its observe.
After Boba discovers that their enemies are Pykes, he realizes what shipment they’re sporting. As discussed above, Sansanna is a kind of Spice. In canon, Sansanna Spice is an impressive and notorious narcotic. Several criminals search to own it for private use and distribution. In ‘Revival’ (season 5 episode 1 of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’), Sith Maul and his brother Savage Opress assault an area station positioned within the Cybloc device.
The shipping send they finally end up stealing has a crate stuffed with natural Sansanna Spice. The pirate workforce led through Hondo Ohnaka later reveals the Spice whilst plundering the send. At the peak of the Clone Wars, the Syndicate is led through a male Pyke named Lom. He was once an notorious consumer of Sansanna Spice. He carried round an amulet with Sansanna within. He was once additionally noticed with Spice spots on his face and hands.
Spice mines are discovered everywhere the galaxy, with arguably essentially the most distinguished ones being positioned at the Planet Kessel, the place slave hard work is used to mine the substance. When Sidious was once in energy, each the empire and the Syndicate ran the mines in Kessel. The former then hired smugglers and freight captains to get the Spice to prison organizations in Coruscant.
Luke Skywalker grew up believing that his father was once a Spice freight captain. Boba, who labored for high-ranking imperials till the autumn of the Empire, is easily acutely aware of how the Syndicate and the Spice transportation paintings. He forces the Syndicate to pay taxes to the Tusken tribe for the privilege to move their shipment thru their land.