The Chimaera Expansion Pack is a supplement to the tactical naval warfare game, Star Wars: Armada, published by Fantasy Flight Games, and part of the seventh wave. The expansion features a detailed miniature of Grand Admiral Thrawn's flagship, the Chimaera as well as two miniatures of Mandalorian Gauntlets. It was announced on August 25 of 2017,[2] and released on February 1, 2018.[1]

Publisher's SummaryEdit

Grand Admiral Thrawn arrives to the battles of Star Wars™: Armada in the Chimaera Expansion Pack. Along with the chance to command your fleet with this brilliant, blue-skinned Chiss tactician, the Chimaera Expansion Pack introduces an Imperial Star Destroyer adorned with a distinctive chimaera design, two Mandalorian Gauntlet squadrons, six ship cards, and seventeen other upgrades. Altogether, these materials don't just give your Star Destroyer a different aesthetic; they allow it to fill entirely new tactical and strategic roles within your Imperial fleet.


The Chimaera Expansion Pack contains three miniature (one for the Chimaera and two Mandalorian Gauntlets), plus a maneuver dials and action tokens, as well as ship and upgrade cards.

Ship componentsEdit

  • 1x Chimaera
  • 2x Mandalorian Gauntlets


Squadron CardsEdit

Upgrade cardsEdit


Fleet Command:

  • Entrapment Formation!
  • Intensify Firepower!
  • Shields to Maximum!



Weapons Team & Offensive Retrofit:

Ship cardsEdit

  • Imperial Star Destroyer Cymoon 1 Refit (x3)
  • Imperial Star Destroyer Kuat Refit (x3)


Behind the scenesEdit

The Chimaera model in the pack appears to be an Imperial II-class Star Destroyer, just as the ship was in the old Expanded Universe.[3] However, the art design instead depicts the Chimaera as an Imperial I-class Star Destroyer, as it is in Canon.[4]

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External linksEdit

Star Wars: Armada Core Set
Wave I
Victory-class Star Destroyer Expansion PackCR90 Corellian Corvette Expansion Pack
Nebulon-B Frigate Expansion PackAssault Frigate Mark II Expansion Pack
Gladiator-class Star Destroyer Expansion PackRebel Fighter Squadrons Expansion Pack
Imperial Fighter Squadrons Expansion Pack
Wave II
Imperial-class Star Destroyer Expansion PackMC30c Frigate Expansion Pack
Home One Expansion PackRogues and Villains Expansion Pack
Imperial Raider Expansion Pack
Wave III
Imperial Assault Carriers Expansion PackRebel Transports Expansion Pack
Wave IV
Interdictor Expansion PackLiberty Expansion Pack
Wave V
Phoenix Home Expansion PackImperial Light Cruiser Expansion Pack
Rebel Fighter Squadrons II Expansion PackImperial Fighter Squadrons II Expansion Pack
Wave VI
Hammerhead Corvettes Expansion PackImperial Light Carrier Expansion Pack
Wave VII
Chimaera Expansion PackProfundity Expansion Pack
Nadiri Starhawk Expansion PackOnager-class Star Destroyer Expansion Pack
Huge Ship Expansions
Super Star Destroyer Expansion Pack
Clone Wars
Galactic Republic Fleet StarterSeparatist Alliance Fleet Starter
Republic Fighter Squadrons Expansion PackSeparatist Fighter Squadrons Expansion Pack
Campaign Expansions
The Corellian ConflictRebellion in the Rim
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