Pizer-Errol was a company that designed Podracers, including the Stinger 627 S, a Podracer notable for its maneuverability and acceleration, though it was lacking in overall speed. During the year 32 BBY, the Ciasi pilot Slide Paramita favored the Stinger and owned a yellow one that he was known to modify. The vehicle was notably fragile, and could not sustain the same kind of damage larger pods could. However, that did not stop Paramita from occasionally using his Stinger as a weapon out of desperation.
Behind the scenesEdit
Pizer-Errol was first mentioned in the 1999 video game Star Wars: Episode I Racer, where it acted as the manufacturer for the Stinger 627 S Podracer. It later received mentions in both of the game's strategy guides and under Slide Paramita's entry in the 2008 release of The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia. However, the company's background was not expanded on in any of these sources.
- Star Wars: Episode I Racer (First mentioned)
- Star Wars: Episode I: Racer: The Official Nintendo Player's Guide
- Star Wars: Episode I Racer: Prima's Official Strategy Guide
- The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia
Notes and referencesEdit
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Star Wars: Episode I Racer
- ↑ The New Essential Chronology dates the events of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace to the year 32 BBY. The racing season presented in the game Star Wars: Episode I Racer must have taken place during this year due to the appearances of Qui-Gon Jinn, Jar Jar Binks, and R2-D2 on Tatooine, which correspond to The Phantom Menace.
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Star Wars: Episode I Racer: Prima's Official Strategy Guide
- ↑ Star Wars: Episode I: Racer - Nintendo 64 - IGN. IGN. IGN Entertainment, Inc. (2014). Archived from the original on November 18, 2016. Retrieved on July 3, 2018.
- ↑ Star Wars: Episode I: Racer: The Official Nintendo Player's Guide
- ↑ The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia, Vol. III, p. 12 ("Paramita, Slide")