Star Wars Jedi Survivor: Research Tanalorr On Koboh



Star Wars Jedi Survivor Research Tanalorr on Koboh is one of the main quests encountered in chapter 3, which takes us back to the Koboh planet. It is a big quest that requires us to solve three laser puzzles whilst also fighting two mini-bosses.

Key Takeaways

  • Research Tanalorr is the main quest of Chapter 3 that players encounter on Koboh in Star Wars Jedi Survivor.
  • There are three laser puzzles, and two boss fights that players encounter during the entirety of the quest.
  • The first boss is Korej Lim, who attacks Cal from range and keeps flying away from melee attacks.
  • Blaster Stance’s skills and parries are going to help beat this boss.
  • After beating Korej Lim, players will encounter the first laser puzzle, which requires using force to move various contraptions.
  • Activating the first later will unblock the first geyser that, allows us to glide higher toward the next area in the mission.
  • The next laser puzzle is solved by unlocking the Koboh Grinder, which allows BD-1 to throw Koboh Matter on various objects.
  • The Koboh Matter can be burnt with the laser, and it clears out the path to the second laser mechanism, which can be used to unblock the next geyser.
  • The third and final laser puzzle will require players to use both force and Koboh Matter.
  • Activating the third laser will allow us to glide toward the highest point in the area, which is the Grand Courtyard.
  • There is a second boss fight in the Grand Courtyard where players will have to fight Tague Louesh.
  • This boss is extremely fast and hits really hard with the lightsaber, so the best way to beat him is to memorize his moveset.
  • After beating the boss, players can go pick up the broken device on the other side of the arena, which will complete the Research Tanalorr main quest.

Important: There are three big puzzles and two boss fights in the Research Tanalorr main quest!

Research Tanalorr Main Quest Walkthrough

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Starting Location Of Research Tanalorr Main Quest (Image Captured by Us)

After arriving at Koboh, look for the objective marker on the map and make your way there. When you arrive at the location, there will be a huge gap blocking your path, which can be overcome by using a Relter.

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Relter Near The Objective Marker (Image Captured by eXputer)

The first Relter that players will encounter is sitting near the ridge between the gap and the objective marker.

  • Cal can use this Relter to glide his way across the gap, which takes us to the starting location of the main quest.
  • There will be a meditation point at this location as well.

Korej Lim Boss Fight

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The Second Relter (Screenshot Captured by eXputer)

Players will encounter another Relter located right in front of the meditation point in the area. 

  • While riding the Relter, you will get attacked by Koerej Lim, who is the first boss that is encountered in the whole mission.
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Korej Lim Boss Fight (Image Credit Copyright: eXputer)

Korej Lim can get quite tough to beat because he mostly stays at the range during the whole fight, and it can get hard to hit him using the lightsaber.

  • However, players can really capitalize on the Blaster Stance to use ranged attacks on this boss.
  • Additionally, parry his incoming attacks and use the force to send his bombs back to him, which can stun the boss in addition to dealing damage.
  • The boss requires you to time your parries and dodges perfectly for the entirety of the fight.
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Grappling Our Way Up (Image credit: eXputer)

After defeating Korej Lim, grapple your way out of the boss fight arena and keep heading straight. Follow the linear path ahead until you arrive at yet another meditation point. You will also encounter another Relter on your way that will take you across another gap.

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Making A Few More Jumps (Image by eXputer)

Grapple your way up again on the left side of the second meditation point. Once you reach the top, double-jump your way across the next platform.

First Laser Puzzle

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First Orb Location (Image Captured by Us)

After making that double jump, players will enter the room that contains the first orb, which is required to solve the first laser puzzle. The orb is needed to activate the laser outside the room. Make sure to clear out the enemies in the area before getting the orb.

  • Squeeze through the gap in the wall in front of you and use your force to pull the cube down.
  • After pulling down the cude, rotate the spinning contraption using your force.
  • After the contraption spins, it will cause the orb on the other side to move, which will destroy the Koboh Vines.
  • You can then pull the orb towards you and slot it in the space that unlocks after destroying the vines.
  • Next, squeeze through the gap to go to the other side and then grab the orb again.
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Placing The Orb Inside The Laser (Image Captured by eXputer)

Insert the orb into the laser to activate it. Then use the laser to open up a geyser that will allow us to go higher using the Relter.

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The Relter Near The Laser (Image by eXputer)

The Relter has been marked in the image above as well. Glide with the Relter and use the geyser to give yourself another push. Stay on the right to reach the next platform.

Second Laser Puzzle

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Using The Orb To Open The Gate (Screenshot Captured by eXputer)

When you reach the next platform, keep heading straight until you arrive in the room with the second orb. Firstly, make sure to defeat all enemies here as well.

  • You will see a crack in a wall that you can break using force.
  • Next, grab the orb and throw it in the slow behind the cracked wall to unlock a gate.
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Obtaining And Using The Koboh Grinder (Image Credit Copyright: eXputer)

On the other side of the gate, players will get their hands on the Koboh Grinder. It is an upgrade for BD-1 that can use to throw Koboh Matter onto surfaces. The Koboh Matter actually burns with the laser, so you can use it to clear out Koboh Vines in the area.

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Obtaining The Second Orb (Image credit: eXputer)

After clearing out the vines using the Koboh Matter in Star Wars Jedi Survivor research Tanalorr on Koboh; you will find a grapple point that you can utilize to go up. Next, grab the second orb and carry it toward the next laser mechanism in the area.

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Activating The Second Laser (Image Captured by Us)

Activate the second laser and use it to unblock yet another geyser that can be utilized to glide higher. Grab another Relter and glide your way to the point marked in the image above.

Third Laser Puzzle

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The Third Orb (Image Captured by eXputer)

After gliding to the next platform, defeat all enemies in the area to start the final puzzle in Star Wars Jedi Survivor Research Talanorr On Koboh main quest.

  • There will be a cube in the room that you can pull using force.
  • Place the cube under the half-opened gate that you can see in the image above.
  • On the other side of the gate, players can grab the third and final orb, which can be placed inside the laser mechanism in the first room.
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Destroying The Koboh Vines (Screenshot Captured by eXputer)

After activating the laser in the room, place the cube in front of the laser. Then use BD-1’s Koboh Grinder to draw a line of Koboh Matter till the vines. That will destroy the Koboh Vines and unlock your path toward the final laser that you need to activate.

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Activating The Third Laser (Image Credit Copyright: eXputer)

Bring the orb towards the final laser to activate it. Next, use the laser to unlock the final geyser that will allow us to reach the very top. Once you glide your way to the top, you will arrive at the Grand Courtyard.

Tague Louesh Boss Fight

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Tague Louesh Boss Fight (Image Captured by Us)

As soon as players enter the Grand Courtyard, they will be greeted with another boss fight in the mission. Tague Loeush is the next and final boss in the mission that you will need to beat in order to progress. It is actually one of the top 10 hardest boss fights in Jedi Survivor, according to this subreddit post.

  • Tague Louesh is not going to attack from the range like the first boss.
  • He will come at you with his double-bladed lightsaber and charge combo attacks swiftly at the player.
  • Parries are going to be your best friend during this whole fight.
  • Make sure to dodge any or all unblockable attacks, or they will result in your death.
  • Save your stims and use the slow ability only when you find a window for dealing damage to the boss.
  • Learning the whole attack pattern is necessary if you plan on defeating Tague Louesh.
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Obtaining The Broken Device (Image Captured by eXputer)

Go to the other side of the boss arena and grab the broken device on the table to complete the Research Tanalorr main quest. There’s a Relter at the location as well, which can be used to go back to the starting area of the mission.


Star Wars Jedi Survivor is an extremely fun game and is a huge improvement over its predecessor in terms of both gameplay and story. There are so many new lightsaber stances to play around with, and each comes with a different set of skills additionally. The game also brings back more puzzles that are interesting to solve, like the Chamber Of Detachment puzzle. There are new outfits and hairstyles for Cal in Jedi Survivor as well.

This concludes my guide on Star Wars Jedi Survivor Research Tanalorr On Koboh walkthrough main quest. I have entailed a complete walkthrough of the whole quest and have explained the solution to all three puzzles that you encounter in the mission. 


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