The electroprod trooper, also known as the electroprod stormtrooper, or prisoner control stormtrooper,was a variant of the First Order stormtrooper that was active during the war against the Resistance. They were outfitted with electroprods and First Order stormtrooper armor[1] and were trained to react to social unrest.[2]

At least one was deployed to Pasaana and helped capture the Resistance member Chewbacca.[3]

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"This is a First Order electroprod stormtrooper. We first see them in The Rise of Skywalker. They're denoted by the fact that they have a new weapon, the electroprod."
―Madlyn Burkert[src]

The electroprod trooper appeared in the 2019 saga film Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker.[3] It was first revealed by WIRED in a YouTube video of Doug Chiang and Madlyn Burkert explaining nearly all live-action clone trooper and stormtrooper designs.[1]


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