With the intent to stop the dreadnought before it could strike, Skywalker, accompanied by his Padawan and Koon, took an elite starfighter squadron, Shadow Squadron, through a shortcut—the Balmorra Run—in the nebula in order to reach the station before the Malevolence, in hopes of destroying both Grievous and the warship. [2], Built around a pair of massive, long-range mega-ion cannons, Subjugators bore a bulky, split-level prow suggestive of a mouthful of ragged teeth, as well as a narrow stern that tapered to the ship's drive array. [7], After successfully navigating through the nebula, Skywalker's forces detected the Malevolence approaching from behind, which began to attack several Pelta-class frigates attempting to flee with wounded clone troopers, and after the frigates were eradicated, the dreadnought launched squadrons of Vulture droids to repel the Republic Y-wing bombers. Skywalker, after learning of the convoy's destruction in the Ryndellia system, deduced that the medical station would be the Malevolence's next target. Dreadnaught Heavy Cruisers were designed and built by Rendili Star Drive a century before the Clone Wars as a heavy cruiser to give much needed muscle to Judicial Forces task forces, but was slow and ponderous. In today's episode of Star Wars: Who Would Win, we put the famous Dreadnaught Heavy Cruiser up against the Munificent Class Light Frigate. The Subjugator-class was also equipped with several other ion cannons, flak cannons, and an assortment of other weapons. Published by PhoenixTitan338 (mod ID: 112568) Description. The droids were able to destroy several pods, but when they reached Koon's pod, the Jedi and his troopers destroyed the hunters, while Clone Commander CC-3636, known as "Wolffe," maintained the pod's distress signal. Many of these starships were eventually use… Manufactured by Free Dac Volunteers Engineering Corps[1] and Pammant Docks for usage by the Confederacy of Independent Systems Navy during the Clone Wars, the Subjugator-class heavy cruiser, also known as the Subjugator-class Battleship, was one of the largest, if not the largest, warships that served at the time of the war,[2] measuring out to 4,845 meters in length. The armament consisted of two superheavy ion cannons[2] located on the port and starboard sides of the hull,[9] which were designed to neutralize the power systems of other starships, rendering them defenseless,[2] as well as 500 dual turbolasers,[1] twenty forward turret-mounted twin heavy turbolaser batteries, twenty forward turret-mounted twin medium turbolaser batteries, 200 dorsal, port and starboard turret-mounted twin light turbolaser batteries, 400 turret-mounted[2] point-defense[5] twin light laser cannons, ten forward-mounted proton torpedo launchers armed with five torpedoes each, and two forward-mounted heavy tractor beam emitters. [5] In battle, the Subjugator's deadly two-step attack began with deactivating the power systems of a targeted vessel with its primary mega-ion cannons. Orbit navigation Move camera: 1-finger drag or Left Mouse Button Pan: 2-finger drag or Right Mouse Button or SHIFT+ Left Mouse Button Zoom on object: Double-tap or Double-click on object Zoom out: Double-tap or Double-click on background Zoom: Pinch in/out or Mousewheel or … Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Flagship[5] The Dauntless-class heavy cruiser was the second largest cruiser that saw service with the Rebel Alliance fleet during the course of the Galactic Civil War. [1] In its entry for the Subjugator-class heavy cruiser, the 2019 canon roleplaying supplementary sourcebook Collapse of the Republic published by Fantasy Flight Games identified the vessel as the Subjugator-class Battleship. Sometime later, the warship attempted to destroy the Republic's secret Outer Rim medical station, but was stopped by a small strike force led by Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker, which resulted in the destruction of the ion cannon, and forced the Malevolence to retreat. The MMA cousin to the Imperial Star Destroyer or MC90, the Black Lion-class Heavy Cruiser is heavily armed and armored. 1 Characteristics 1.1 Dimensions 1.2 Offensive and Defensive Systems 1.3 Main Bridge The keel of theDreadnaught-class ran nearly 600meterswith the bow overlapping to produce a clamshell-like appearance. The Republic Heavy cruiser was used primarily as an armed transport vessel by the Republic Army and Jedi Order, to ferry soldiers and Jedi Knights into Sith space. 60,000 battle droids[2] Following the Anaxes War College System of starship classification, heavy cruisers were medium sized starships at a size of roughly 600 - 1000 meters. Class 2[5]Class 12 (backup)[2] Usage. [14] It was first identified in the Legends continuity via The Clone Wars Campaign Guide, a supplementary sourcebook for Wizards of the Coast's Star Wars Roleplaying Game Saga Edition published in 2009. [2] The interior of the vessel contained an extensive rail jet system that was used for the movement of troops, crewmembers and supplies. They also ferried a passenger capacity of 60,000 battle droids, and could up to two years worth of consumables and a cargo capacity of 85,000 metric tons for encumbrance. The Ghost is a modified VCX-100 light freighter, manufactured by the Corellian Engineering Corporation, appearing in the Star Wars Rebels television series. Subjugator-class heavy cruiser[1] Shielding In scale with new Star Wars: Armada miniatures based on the size of the VSD and Nebulon B. Hull Crew Arriving at opposite ends of a large chasm, which housed the ship's extensive rail jet systems, Amidala and the protocol droid were spotted by several battle droids, whose blaster fire alerted the Jedi to their location. During the conversation, at the behest of Count Dooku, General Grievous jammed the Republic's communications, which abruptly ended the transmission between the two.[6]. Skywalker then detected the dreadnought coming from behind them, which forced Koon to deactivate the freighter's power to avoid detection, however, the Malevolence was able to locate the Twilight with its scanners due to the still active medical droid TB-2. The Malevolence's ion cannon overloads upon attempting to fire. They were much larger than corvettes or frigates but smaller than ships of the Star Destroyer or dreadnaught classification.[1]. The ship stands at 600 meters in length and wields a mighty 78 weapons emplacements. Built as a replacement for the Halcyon-class light cruiser, the Marathon-class is nearly 1.2 kilometers long, heavily armored, and equipped with two Magnetic Accelerator Cannons and an impressive arsenal of railguns and missiles. Models may require removal of excess material and/or printing lines with hobby knife or sand paper. Equipped[8] [2], The Subjugator-class heavy cruiser made its first appearance in canon with the appearance of the Malevolence in "Ambush", the first episode of the first season of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars television series,[11] which aired on October 3, 2008,[12] albeit in the episode's opening flashbacks. Dooku informed the Kaleesh that he didn't want any witnesses, and the dreadnought fired its ion cannon at the freighter, which escaped through the debris field by jumping to hyperspace, allowing the Republic to learn of the Malevolence and its mega-ion cannons.[6]. Skywalker, however, informed the Jedi Master that he would have to ask the Council before he could provide support. Complement Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Despite its status as the … Heavy Cruisers are designed to absorb damage intended for other, adjacent, Capital Ships by interposing itself between the target ship and it's attackers. Subjugator-class heavy cruiser Vulture-class droid starfighters (144)[2]Hyena-class Droid Bombers (48)[2]Droch-class boarding ships[6]Landing craft[2]Ground combat vehicles[2]Shuttles[2]Ship's boats[2]Utility vehicles[2] The hunt for the Malevolence was one of the most dramatic events of the early Clone Wars. Seeing the Republic fleet as another opportunity to test the Malevolence's mega-ion cannon, Grievous ordered the ship's crew to charge the weapon and fire it at all three ships, disabling the fleet's power, and allowing the Malevolence to fusillade and destroy the defenseless fleet. However, she was durable… Manufacturer Each vessel had a cluster of weapons blisters … And after sabotaging the ship's navigation computer, the two left the bridge just as another droid crew arrived, and on their way down, the pair encountered R2-D2 and C-3PO outside the elevator, where they made their way to the Twilight, and hastily detached from the Malevolence. [6] They were also equipped with a Class 2 hyperdrive generator[5] and a Class 12 generator as a backup, as well as a navigation computer and long-range sensors. Rail jet transportation system[8] External links. Long before the Clone Wars, heavy cruisers were among the largest starships of the Galaxy. Due to its size, the Subjugator was designated as a class of Star Dreadnought. The Malevolence ambushes a Republic convoy in the Ryndellia system. Class [8], The Subjugator-class heavy cruiser was operated by a crew of 23,350 officers, droids, and other enlisted crew, and could carry up to 144 Vulture-class droid starfighters, 48 Hyena-class Droid Bombers,[2] Droch-class boarding ships,[6] numerous landing craft, ground combat vehicles, shuttles, ship's boats, and utility vehicles. The Hammerhead II-class heavy cruiser, often simply abbreviated to Hammerhead II, was a Starship manufactured by Cybe Drives as the physical successor to the Rendili Hyperworks ' highly-successful vessel, the Hammerhead -class Cruiser. [8], At the same time, Amidala and Skywalker made their way up to the command bridge, but were engaged by several super battle droids that had pursued them. The Warhammer-class heavy cruiser was developed by Cybe Drives and Cerci IV Drive Yards, a joint production. Positive. Propulsion, communications and navigation. They were similar in design language to the Providence-class dreadnought and the Recusant-class light destroyer, which were also manufactured by Free Dac and Pammant for usage by the Confederacy and costed 875,000,000 credits. Unknown to the Jedi, however, Grievous, who had been monitoring all internal communications, overheard their conversation and went to intercept Kenobi at the ship's engineering station, where the Kaleesh was reinforced by several droidekas, B1 and B2-series super battle droids. As the Malevolence fired, Skywalker ordered his squadron to evade the blast and avoid being neutralized, but lost several of his fighters in the process.[7]. Armament [2], The mega-ion cannon of a Subjugator-class heavy cruiser, The Subjugator-class maintained a massive armament array along the ship's hull. 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