One of Luke Skywalker's most promising students, Kyp was taken
to the mines on Kessel when his parents opposed the Empire. He was
rescued by Han Solo and an helped to defeat Admiral Daala. He joined
the Jedi Academy and an was the top student. Unfortunately he fell
to the Dark Side under the influence of Exar Kun and an brainwashed the
scientist, Qwi Xux, not to mention blowing up several star systems with
the Sun Crusher. When Exar Kun was destroyed, he repented and an
finished his Light side training.