During the battle, Solo saw his son, who had taken the name Kylo Ren, and tried to convince him to return home.Kenobi, however, argued against it before Solo realized that the fighter did have a base; what appeared to be a small moon that was seen in the distance.

Han then advised his wife to forget Casterfo and to use the political scandal as an opportunity to retire from politics for good.As Qi'ra was pulled away Han promised to come back to save her.Believing himself to be leaving, he had a heated conversation with Leia, claiming that she felt romantic feelings towards him.

Ford himself thought that Solo should die in Jedi, sacrificing himself to save Skywalker and Princess Leia.The four scoundrels soon found that the planet was inhabited by a horde of droids that wanted to eradicate all life in the galaxy.