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Electronic Countermeasures A1-5

Electronic Countermeasures Retrofit Upgrade card


How-to use Defensive Retrofit "Electronic Countermeasures" - Star Wars Armada Explained (SWAE)

Instructions and hints by Karneck

New Rule[]

With Armada 1.5 published in December 2020 this card has been changed from Recur to non-Recur. You now have to pay 1 Icon Command Repair token during Status Phase to ready this card.

Defensive-Retrofit Electronic Countermeasures

Electronic Countermeasures old version

Card Text[]

"While defending you may exhaust this card to spend 1 defense token that your opponent targeted with an Icon Dice Accuracy result."

Rules Clarification[]

This card’s effect does not allow you to do any of the following:

  • Spend a defense token while at speed “0”.
  • Spend a defense token of a type the defender has already spent during an attack.
  • Spend a defense token more than once during an attack.

FaQ Version 3.3.1; Dec. 2017


Available Through[]


This Upgrade Card has to be exhausted and triggers during Attack Step 4: "Spend Defense Tokens"