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Grenade droids were a variant of the B1 battle droid used by the Trade Federation. Like the B1 battle droids, they were bipedal with two arms and two legs and had black sensors, and featured green markings to identify their model. Grenade droids operating by throwing grenades at their targets. They were used during the Invasion of Naboo in the year 32 BBY. Grenadier droids were stationed throughout the city of Theed and were engaged by the Jedi Padawan Obi-Wan Kenobi. During the closing portion of the invasion, more of the droids tried to prevent Kenobi from taking out a quad turbolaser cannon. All units of the Trade Federation Droid Army were shut down after the destruction of the Droid Control Ship.
Behind the scenes
- Star Wars: Obi-Wan (First appearance)
- Obi-Wan: Prima's Official Strategy Guide (First identified as Grenade droid)