Star Wars – Adversary Data File
Minion – Imperial Sandtrooper
Imperial Forces – Stormtrooper
Imperial Military – The military arm of the Galactic Empire is a vast, seemingly infinite engine of oppression and destruction capable of maintaining an iron-fisted rule throughout the whole of the known galaxy. Only portions of the Outer Rim Territories escape its reach, and even these remote areas are still under threat. While most regard the military as one enormous, monolithic entity, the truth is there are many arms, several of which enjoy vigorous, even bitter, rivalries with one another. Perhaps the most iconic of the Imperial militaries is the Imperial Navy, responsible for policing the incomprehensibly vast reaches of space in between civilized planets and systems. The Navy is best represented by the Star Destroyer, the very symbol of the Empire’s power and a ship capable of blockading a planet completely on its own by sheer dint of its firepower and complement of troops and vehicles.
Less prominent, but still widely feared, is the Imperial Army, which many erroneously believe includes the independent Stormtrooper Corps. The Army and its subsidiaries are responsible for all operations conducted on the surface of a planet, including the maintenance of Imperial garrisons and operations conducted under the direction of planetary governors, sector Moffs, and Grand Moffs. Just as the Navy has a vast array of starships at its command, the Army possesses an almost infinite variety of vehicles and troops that are suitable for virtually any environment known to the galaxy.
From Age of Rebellion
Desert worlds are often rich in minerals or other infrequently appearing resources, necessitating settlement despite the harshness of their environments. The extreme temperatures, as well as the abrasiveness and navigational problems associated with the terrain, necessitate specialized training and equipment. Sandtroopers are intimately familiar with arid environments, and are trained in beast-riding as a means of enduring transportation under conditions that might otherwise cripple conventional forms of technology.
Fantasy Flight Games Rules – Sandtrooper – Stormtrooper Specialty Corps [Minion]
Source: Age of Rebellion – Core Rules (sw-ffg-ar-cr-422)
Sandtrooper – Stormtrooper Specialty Corps [Minion]
Brawn 3 – Agility 3 – Intellect 2 – Cunning 2 – Willpower 3 – Presence 1
Soak Value 5 – Wound Threshold 5 – Melee/Ranged Defence 0/0
- Skills (group only): Athletics (Br), Discipline (Will), Melee (Br), Ranged – Heavy (Ag), Resilience (Br), Survival (Cun)
- Talents: None.
- Abilities: None
- Note – Individuals or groups of two may also have riding dewbacks.
Game Master Notes
- 2022-03-26 – Changed the naming convention to suit Age of Rebellion.
- 2021-06-15 – Cleaned up the page and added in links to equipment.
Imperial Forces: Emperor’s Hand, Imperial (Army (Officer, Trooper), Gunnery Corps, Naval (Officer, Trooper), Stormtroopers (Cavetrooper, Commander (Ironarm), Sandtrooper, Scout Trooper, Sergeant, Snowtrooper), Vehicle Corps), Imperial Informant, Naval Engineer, TIE (Ace, Pilot)
Underworld: Arms Dealer, Assassin (Defel), Black Marketeer (Twi-lek), Black Sun Vigo, Enforcer (Barabel), Forger, Hutt (Agent Jora, Crime Lord), Impact, Infochant, Loan Shark, Pilot-For-Hire (Sullustan), Pirate (Captain, Crew), Shadowport Mechanic, Shipjacker, Slaver, Slicer, Slow-Witted Tough, Smuggler (Baron, Gang Leader), Street Tough, Swoop Ganger, Thug (Aqualish, Gamorrean)
Game Management: Annotated Stat Block, Character Creation, Choosing a New Campaign, Creating a Galaxy Map, Ending three year campaign, GM’s Luck Roll, Running Games over Skype, Tracking Experience, 2016 Campaign
References: for Characters, for GMs, Dice, Items (Lightsabers, Modifying, Purchasing, Qualities), Knight Level Play, Mechanics (Awareness, Duty, Morality, Obligation), Movement (Personal, Planetary, Vehicles), Roles (Bounty Hunting, Investigations), Secrets (Empire, Jedi, Rebels, Sith)
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