Originally Posted by Kurgan
Bah, if he survived then most of the Jedi we saw should have survived since they took the same amount of damage. It's just because we've never seen him in the movies that they would allow something like this. Minor character promotion...! But surely he's dead before the classic trilogy, or nothing else would make sense.
He was planning to leave the Jedi life behind anyway, so whether he is alive or not at that time really doesn't matter.