The senate of the republic has been disbanded, giving Emperor Palpatine total power. The companions stake out the old NovaCore factory for an opportunity to reclaim the Krayt Fang.
The companions duck into a cantina to avoid a Black Sun gang, but are still discovered but quickly defeat the thugs. Coming back to the factory though they watch as their ship is flown to an imperial impound.
Evading Imperial fighters, the Krayt Fang sets coordinates to Corellia and makes the jump.