Dark Soldier (Gideon’s Imperial Remnant) | Star Wars Wiki

This article is about the dark soldiers used by the Imperial remnant of Moff Gideon. You may be looking for the experimental battle droids developed by the Galactic Empire.


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A kind of dark soldier[2] It was worn by the Imperial remnant of Moff Gideon. The black armored soldiers were equipped with tubes, chest control panels, and special helmets, and were based on a class command cruiser Architects modified inside some barracks. After a skirmish on Nevarro caused the destruction of an Imperial base, a communications officer reported to Moff Gideon, who was supervising dark soldiers[1] immobilized[2] in their barracks along with a group of scientists, that a tracker was installed in the Razor Crest.[1]

Behind the scenes

This type of dark soldier first appeared in “Chapter 12: The Siege,” the fourth episode of the second season of the Disney + live-action television series. The Mandalorian,[1] which originally premiered on November 20, 2020.[3] It was identified as such in the audio description for the episode on Disney +,[2] though it is uncertain whether that was intended to be the name of the dark armored soldiers or just a physical description.


  • The-Mandalorian-logo.png The Mandalorian – “Chapter 12: The Siege” (First apparition)

Notes and references

  1. 1,0 1,1 1,2 1,3 1,4 The-Mandalorian-logo.png The Mandalorian – “Chapter 12: The Siege”
  2. 2,0 2,1 2,2 According to the audio description for “Chapter 12: The Siege, available on Disney +.
  3. D23 logo.png Everything New You Can Stream on Disney+ in November 2020 in D23.com (backup link)

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