The Starcrusher was a battleship active during the Clone Wars. The Galactic Republic sent a squadron of Venator-class Star Destroyers to attack the Separatist fuel tanker Aurora in an attempt to draw out the Starcrusher, though the Aurora was able to escape.
Behind the scenes
The Starcrusher was first mentioned in the new Star Wars canon in the thirty-fourth issue of the Star Wars: Build the Millennium Falcon magazine series, published by De Agostini around August 26, 2015. In the Star Wars Legends continuity, the Starcrusher appeared in The Clone Wars: The Starcrusher Trap, the sixth installment in the Star Wars: The Clone Wars graphic novella series. It was written by Mike W. Barr, illustrated by Matthew Fillbach, Shawn Fillbach, and Raymond Lee, and published by Dark Horse Comics on July 27, 2011.
Notes and references
- Star Wars: Build the Millennium Falcon 34 (Secrets of Spaceflight: Refuelling)
- The second issue of the De Agostini weekly magazine Star Wars: Build the Millennium Falcon was set to be published on January 14, 2015, according to Therefore, it can be calculated that Star Wars: Build the Millennium Falcon 34 was published around August 26, 2015.
- The Clone Wars: The Starcrusher Trap