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The Imperial II-class Star Destroyer, colloquially known as the "Impstar-Deuce," was a Star Destroyer model used by the Galactic Empire. The successor of the Imperial I-class Star Destroyer, it came into service in or before 5 BBY.

CharacteristicsEdit

Star Destroyer Blueprint SWCT

Imperial II-class Star Destroyer schematics

Built by Kuat Drive Yards,[1] the Imperial II-class Star Destroyer was a capital ship model[8] derived from the Imperial I-class Star Destroyer.[1] Like its predecessor, it was painted a subdued shade of gray, was wedge-shaped, had a bridge tower,[5] and measured 1600 meter in length.[2] However, it featured a communications tower with vertical support beams between its two deflector shield generator domes,[4] while the Imperial I-class had a tractor beam targeting array with support beams running diagonally across it.[9]

HistoryEdit

The Kuat Drive Yards started producing the Imperial II-class[1] as early as 5 BBY.[6] The ISD Avenger, which participated in the Imperial victory at Hoth,[7] was an Imperial II-class vessel,[10] and so was the ISD Torment, which took part in Operation: Cinder under the command of Captain Lerr Duvat.[5]

Behind the scenesEdit

Torment

The mistaken depiction of an Imperial II-class Star Destroyer

On the first page of Shattered Empire, Part II, illustrated by Emilio Laiso, the ISD Torment was mistakenly depicted with the targeting array of an Imperial I-class Star Destroyer. This was rectified in the last page of the very same issue, drawn this time by Marco Checchetto,[11] which featured a tower similar[5] to that of the ISD Avenger shown in Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back.[7]

AppearancesEdit

SourcesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Star Wars: Rogue One: The Ultimate Visual Guide
  2. 2.0 2.1 StarWars-DatabankII Imperial Star Destroyer in the Databank
  3. Star Wars 24: The Last Flight of the Harbinger, Part IV
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 Star Wars: Card Trader
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Shattered Empire, Part III
  6. 6.0 6.1 A picture of an Imperial II-class Star Destroyer appears in the book Star Wars Rebels: Rebel Journal by Ezra Bridger . Since the book covers the first season of the TV series Star Wars Rebels, which Star Wars Rebels: The Visual Guide places in 5 BBY, it can be deduced that the Imperial II-class was came into service that year or earlier.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back
  8. Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia
  9. ISD blueprint shown in the Star Wars Rebels chapter book Droids in Distress
  10. TwitterLogo @pablohidalgo (Pablo Hidalgo) on Twitter. “@LelalMekha It's supposed to be, though sometimes in ESB they use the 3-foot SD model as well as the 6-foot SD model.” (screenshot)
  11. Shattered Empire, Part II

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