R3-T7 emerged in the Industrial Automaton plant Rordis City on Nubia. IA thought the R3 astromech droid R2 astromech droid success to match at least. R3-T7 was one of the numerous new models when he rolled the tape. Details of R3-T7's career were unclear until it became the property of a promising Senator on Coruscant. For three years R3-T7 in which the Senator had his tasks included arranging of organizing the agenda of his master and safety. These tasks were perfect for the astromech droid, surely thanks to his military knowledge.
Just before the Clone Wars was arrested for his master in response to a scandal. He was found guilty for the Senate Disciplinary Committee and sent to his home planet in order to serve a prison sentence. R3-T7 suddenly had no more master.
The public sale of the property, no one was interested in a specialized model as R3-T7. Only when he was offered at a bargain price, bought him a poor merchant from Uscru Entertainment District. R3-T7 had to run errands, pick up and drop off goods.
In this way, R3 T7-rolled in the nether of Coruscant inside. Soon found the droid in all kinds of semi-criminal affairs. During a command R3-T7 was of only a short distance shot by a street gang. His owner wanted at all costs but recover his droid R3-T7 was not himself. The damage was never fully restored and regularly splashes blue sparks from the droid. If that happened was R3-T7 Memory Wipe, and he wandered aimlessly until his owner found him.
One day his owner however was tired and left R3-T7 wander through the streets of Coruscant. What eventually happened to the droid was not known. When Zam Wesell was captured by Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi in the alley behind the Outlander Club, R3-T7 drove by in the street.
Behind the scenesEdit
An action figure of R3-T7 was released as part of an Episode II "Sneak Preview" toyline. The figure represented R3-T7 as malfunctioning and came with a blue piece of plastic that looked like electricity.
- Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones (First appearance)
- Star Wars Insider 69
- The Official Star Wars Fact File 123 (AST15-16, R3-T7 Astromech Droid)
- The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia