The following events took place in 5000 BBY.


  • The Unification Wars come to an end, with the Koros system united under Empress Teta's rule.[1]
  • Marka Ragnos dies, prompting a duel between the rival Sith Lords Ludo Kressh and Naga Sadow, who both seek to succeed Ragnos. As Ragnos's spirit looks on, Sadow emerges victorious and is anointed the new Dark Lord of the Sith.[9]
  • The Great Hyperspace War—a galactic conflict between the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire—erupts when two young hyperspace scouts, Gav and Jori Daragon, accidentally make contact with the Sith.[1]
  • The Manderon Period ends.[1]
  • Sadow instigates the Great Hyperspace War in hopes of conquering the Republic, invading major Republic worlds such as Coruscant and the Koros system along the Daragon Trail hyperlane.[1]
  • King Adas's holocron is lost on the planet Ashas Ree following the death of its owner, Lord Garu.[10]
  • Sadow's forces are ultimately driven back when his forces are revealed to be largely illusions, and Sadow flees back to the Sith Empire, where he is confronted by Ludo Kressh.[1]
  • Sadow escapes after destroying Kressh's fleet just ahead of a Republic fleet pursuing him, and ultimately finds refuge on the moon of Yavin 4.[1]
  • The Sith starship Omen crashes on the remote planet Kesh, stranding its crew as the Lost Tribe of Sith, while its sister ship Harbinger is thrown into the future and arrives around 41 ABY.[11]
  • Supreme Chancellor Pultimo orders an invasion of the Stygian Caldera to wipe out the remains of the Sith Empire.[1]
  • A supernova occurs in the Moddell sector, forming the Din Pulsar. Template:Circa[1]
  • Csilla undergoes an ice age, blanketing its surface with glaciers and forcing the Chiss species to move underground. Template:Circa[12]
  • The symbol of the Academy of Carida is carved into the moon of Carida, earning it the name of the Mascot Moon. Template:Circa[13]
  • Reaper's World is colonized approximately around this time.[14]


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