- "Lightsabers can come in shorter styles, often used in the off hand during two-weapon fighting. As in larger versions, different focusing crystals can produce additional effects."
- ―In-game description.
A short lightsaber, as it's name suggests, is a lightsaber with a diminished blade and hilt length. They were often used in the off-hand during two-weapon fighting, and were popular with Dark Jedi during the Jedi Civil War.