- "We weren't expecting Special Forces."
"That's the point, Sergeant."
- ―A stormtrooper with Inferno Squad during the Battle of Endor
The Imperial Special Forces were a military unit of the Galactic Empire trained to carry out special operations. Kolar Ludd, nicknamed "the Depopulator", was part of the unit. The Storm Commandos were the special forces of the Stormtrooper Corps and trained to deal with extreme combat situations. Inferno Squad was also members of the Imperial Special Forces.
- Star Wars: Galactic Defense (First appearance)
- Star Wars Battlefront II
- Battlefront II: Inferno Squad
- Star Wars 17: Rebel Jail, Part II (First identified as Imperial Special Forces)
- "The Misadventures of Triple-Zero and Beetee" (Mentioned only)