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Imperial Heavy Repeater
Production information


Physical and technical specifications

Personal heavy


400 metallic bolts, or 50 concussive blasts

Usage and history

The Imperial Heavy Repeater was a projectile weapon used by Imperial troops. It was an improvement over the earlier Imperial Repeater, which was developed by Moff Rebus.



The gun had an extremely rapid fire rate and a moderate spread pattern. It differed from previous repeater models in two critical areas. First, it used metallic bolts similar to those used by the more primitive slugthrowers. Second, it carried an attached concussion grenade launcher, which allowed the gun to fire a concussive explosive.

The heavy repeater was valued by the Imperials for its rate of fire and effective suppression fire capabilities, and was often used for crowd control or to provide covering fire over a large area.

Though intended for use by Imperial forces, this weapon was eventually used by several different groups. It was particularly popular with Trandoshan mercenaries, and it was found in the armory of the Jedi Praxeum.

This weapon was also used by Kyle Katarn on many of his missions against the Galactic Empire.


  • Star Wars: Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast (First appearance) (First identified as Imperial Heavy Repeater)
  • Star Wars: Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy


Notes and references

This article uses material from the "Imperial Heavy Repeater" article on the Starwars wiki at Wikia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License.


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