Tauntaun Riders were Rebel Alliance soldiers that rode Tauntauns, creatures indigenous to Hoth. Tauntaun Riders specialized in scouting and missions in sub-zero temperatures, and the Tauntauns were also specially trained to ram enemies and, at times, fortifications.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
- Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures – "Han Solo - From Smuggler to General"
- Star Wars: Commander (First identified as Tauntaun Rider)
- Star Wars: Forces of Destiny—Leia
- Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back (First appearance)
- The Empire Strikes Back: So You Want to Be a Jedi?
- Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back junior novelization
- "Hunger"—From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back
- "She Will Keep Them Warm"—From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back
Sources[edit | edit source]
- Tauntaun Riders Unit Expansion
- Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian – "Process"
- "Battle of Hoth and the Second Death Star" – Star Wars Encyclopedia