- "How did I lose my arm? A stormtrooper tapped my shoulder with a force pike..."
- ―Char'Shen Larcuna
Char'Shen Larcuna was a soldier who served the Alliance to Restore the Republic. When an Imperial stormtrooper tapped Larcuna's arm with a force pike, the resulting wound necessitated the limb's amputation; this was a testament to the power of such a weapon.
- The New Essential Guide to Weapons and Technology (First mentioned)