Luke Skywalker X-wing Squadron card

How-to use Squadron "Xwing" (and uniques) - Star Wars Armada Explained (SWAE)

How-to use Squadron "Xwing" (and uniques) - Star Wars Armada Explained (SWAE)

Instructions and hints by Karneck

Card TextEdit

"While attacking a ship, treat the defender as having no shields."

Icon SQKey Bomber Bomber. (While attacking a ship, each of your Icon Dice Criticons adds 1 damage to the damage total and you can resolve a critical effect.)

Icon SQKey Escort Escort. (Squadrons you are engaged with cannot attack squadrons that lack Escort unless performing a Counter attack.)

Rules Clarification Edit

Ignore Luke Skywalker’s ability while resolving the “Projector Misaligned” and “Shield Failure” damage card effects.

FaQ Version 3.3.1; Dec. 2017

Luke Skywalker does not resolve the critical effect granted by Norra Wexley’s ability while attacking a ship with shields.

FAQ Version 4.1.1; 2018/04/23

Defense TokensEdit


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Timing Edit

The effect of this Squadron Card triggers during Attack step 5: "Resolve Damage"

Appearance Edit

Luke Skywalker was the son of Anakin Skywalker, known later as Darth Vader. Like his father he was an expert pilot and managed to destroy the Death Star. As Jedi Knight he faced the Emperor. He is main character in all films of the Original Trilogy and appears at the end of Episode VII.


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