[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, who was observing the general's progress, gave the Kaleesh the Malevolence's next target: the Republic's secret Outer Rim medical station located near the Kaliida Nebula, which had been treating over 60,000 wounded clone troopers. 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] Manufacturer It was four times longer than a Galactic Republic Venator-class Star Destroyer, had an internal rail jet system for the movement of troops and supplies, and was crewed by 900 battle droids. [4] After its target were destroyed, it would then dispatch hunters to search and destroy any and all remaining survivors in escape pods. Such roles included planetary bombardment, troop transport, and ship to ship combat. With 30 heavy turbolaser cannons, 20 laser cannons, 20 ion cannons, 8 concussion missile tubes, and 4 tractor beam projectors, these ships are capable of engaging both enemy capital ships and starfighters. Hyperdrive system Skywalker, however, informed the Jedi Master that he would have to ask the Council before he could provide support. 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]. Maximum atmospheric speed 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. Shielding The Malevolence's ion cannon overloads upon attempting to fire. Cost [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. Models may require removal of excess material and/or printing lines with hobby knife or sand paper. The Warhammer-class heavy cruiser was developed by Cybe Drives and Cerci IV Drive Yards, a joint production. They were much larger than corvettes or frigates but smaller than ships of the Star Destroyer or dreadnaught classification.[1]. 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. But that changed, when the Clone Wars and the Rise of the Empire forced a radical mobilization and militarization throughout the whole galaxy and larger, more powerful ships, like the Star Destroyers, were constructed. Complement The Vindicator-class Heavy Cruiser is the forerunner of the Immobilizer 418 Interdictor Cruiser.Designed to serve as a front line ship during the height of Palpatine's reign, these ships are often deployed when Imperial Star Destroyers are unavailable to respond to threats to the stability of the Empire.. 2 years[2] However, most heavy cruisers were not equipped with starfighters. The Subjugator-class heavy cruiser, also known as the Subjugator-class Battleship, was a model of heavy cruiser manufactured by both Free Dac Volunteers Engineering Corps and Pammant Docks for usage by the Confederacy of Independent Systems Navy during the Clone Wars against the Galactic Republic. A heavy cruiser was a capital ship. The ship stands at 600 meters in length and wields a mighty 78 weapons emplacements. The Subjugator-class heavy cruiser was a type of 4,845 meter-long vessel manufactured by Free Dac Volunteers Engineering Corps for the Confederacy of Independent Systems. Padmé gets caught in the Malevolence's tractor beam. Vindicator Class Heavy Cruiser style custom miniature, 3 pieces: Length - 120 mm In scale with new Star Wars: Armada miniatures based on the size of the VSD and Nebulon B. Following the Anaxes War College System of starship classification, heavy cruisers were medium sized starships at a size of roughly 600 - 1000 meters. The Interdictor -Class Star Destroyer is actually a refit of the Vindicator -Class Heavy Cruiser. The Subjugator-class was armed with 500 turbolasers, five point-defense laser cannons, and two mega-ion cannons, which were considered to be … The warship eliminated the transports with its turbolasers and neutralized the power of the fleeing frigate with its ion cannon. Shortly thereafter, the dreadnought was later destroyed by the Republic while making its escape after Skywalker sabotaged the ship's navigation computer to send it crashing into the nearby Dead Moon of Antar. External links. Hallakarwa-class heavy cruiser; Insurrection-Class Light Carrier; Gerezakaja-class light cruiser; Tartan II-class patrol cruiser; Gaskiya-class cruiser; Strike-class medium cruiser; Enforcer-class picket cruiser; ... Star Wars Fanon is a FANDOM Movies Community. The Malevolence crashes into the Dead Moon of Antar. [2], The class first appeared in the Star Wars Legends continuity in the 2008 Star Wars: The Clone Wars introductory film's novelization written by Karen Traviss and published by Del Rey on July 26 of that same year. 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. However, as a result of the lead ship's destruction, the rest of the class was held in reserve, and were rarely deployed except in dire emergencies where they were called upon. This article needs to be provided with more sources and/or appearances to conform to a higher standard of article quality. Wookieepedia is a FANDOM Movies Community. [7], Soon afterwards, Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi and Admiral Wullf Yularen arrived in the system with a fleet of Star Destroyers, including the Resolute and the Negotiator, and began to fire upon the warship. [2] And for defense, Subjugators were also equipped with a primary shield generator. 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]. The Dreadnaught Mk II Class Heavy Cruiser was designed by Admiral David Alexander and his design team in 1 BBY. [5] One such vessel was longer than five Venator-class Star Destroyers of the Galactic Republic's naval forces parked end to end. In today's episode of Star Wars: Who Would Win, we put the famous Dreadnaught Heavy Cruiser up against the Munificent Class Light Frigate. [7], En route to the Kaliida Shoals Medical Center, the Malevolence was unable to pass through the nearby nebula, forcing it to take a longer route around the nebula to reach the station. Now, click EDIT to start adding more details! 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. Published by PhoenixTitan338 (mod ID: 112568) Description. The MMA cousin to the Imperial Star Destroyer or MC90, the Black Lion-class Heavy Cruiser is heavily armed and armored. Confederacy of Independent Systems[6]Confederacy of Independent Systems Navy[6] [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 ship was ultimately released in 100 ABY and was sold to various governments, notably the Aradan Sectorate, the Foronian Governance and the Centrality. Mega-ion cannons (2)[9]Dual turbolasers (500)[1]Twin heavy turbolaser battery turrets (20)[2]Twin medium turbolaser battery turrets (20)[2]Twin light turbolaser battery turrets (200)[2]Point-defense[5] twin light laser cannon turrets (400)[2]Proton torpedo launchers (10)[2]5 torpedoes each[2]Heavy tractor beam emitters (2)[2] 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. Shortly after, an H-type Nubian yacht entered the system, with Senator Padmé Amidala and her protocol droid C-3PO—who were under the impression that a representative from the InterGalactic Banking Clan wished to negotiate with them—onboard, and Grievous ordered his droids to pull her ship inside the warship, so he could take her up to the bridge, which forced the Republic fleet to cease fire. Production information Spacedock breaks down the fearsome Subjugator Class Heavy Cruiser of the Confederacy of Independent Systems. Subjugator-class heavy cruiser[1] [8], After the yacht exploded, Grievous ordered the crew to sound the alarm, as stowaways were loose aboard the ship. The Vindicator -Class Heavy Cruiser's Tractor Beams, Point-Defense weapons, and Turbolaser Batteries were stripped out during the refit, making room for the massive … Unable to jump to hyperspace, Grievous ordered the Malevolence to make a full retreat to Separatist space.[7]. 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. Navigation computer[2] Cargo handling systems Due to its size, the Subjugator was designated as a class of Star Dreadnought. The Ghost is a modified VCX-100 light freighter, manufactured by the Corellian Engineering Corporation, appearing in the Star Wars Rebels television series. Heavy cruisers were often the backbone of any fighting fleet as they fulfill many important roles. Grievous ordered his crew to fire the ion cannon at the bombers, despite knowing that his own fighters would also be caught in the blast. [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. As the Star Destroyers pursued the heavily damaged Malevolence, with its primary shields, stabilizers and hyperdrive disabled, Grievous contacted Dooku, who was concerned that their prized warship would be lost, and revealed that he had arranged with Darth Sidious for an important Republic senator to be sent to the battlezone, whom they could use as a hostage. [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. As the hunters closed in on the Kel Dor, Koon and his men proceeded to attack the battle droids, destroying all five including the boarding ship, which made Grievous and the Count believe survivors were fighting back. The Dreadnaught-class heavy cruiser was designed and developed by Rendili StarDrive for the Republic Judicial Forces and as flagship for Planetary Security Forces at least 80 years prior to the Clone Wars and was based on the larger Mandalorian Kandosii-type dreadnaught from the time of the Mandalorian Wars. Positive. 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 … Star wars heavy Cruiser for Space Engineers. How Wookieepedia treats Canon and Legends, https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Heavy_cruiser/Legends?oldid=9658459. 85,000 tons (encumbrance)[2] 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. 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. [6], Early in the Clone Wars in 22 BBY,[10] after dozens of Galactic Republic warships had vanished in attacks by the Confederacy of Independent Systems' new starship the Subjugator-class heavy cruiser Malevolence which left no survivors, the Jedi High Council dispatched Jedi Master Plo Koon along with his fleet to locate the starship. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The Marathon-class heavy cruiser (hull classification symbol: CA) is a classification of cruiser in service with the UNSC Navy. Usage. Hull 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. Battleship[2]Dreadnought[3]Heavy cruiser[4]Star Dreadnought[2] Ranked 3,761 of 44,072 with 1,107 (0 today) downloads. Passengers However, before the fleet was destroyed entirely, Koon and several clone troopers and crewmembers were able to escape the vessels in escape pods. How Wookieepedia treats Canon and Legends, Confederacy of Independent Systems starship classes, Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles, Automated vulture droid deployment station, https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Subjugator-class_heavy_cruiser?oldid=9698209, Twin medium turbolaser battery turrets (20), Twin light turbolaser battery turrets (200). After making their way aboard the vessel, the Jedi were patched through to the senator, who all agreed to meet with one another in a large area in the center of the ship.[8]. Flagship[5] Long before the Clone Wars, heavy cruisers were among the largest starships of the Galaxy. Usage Equipped with 16 engines[6] It adopts the same general shape as its Imperial counterpart, as well as being larger, the extra space being used by a larger cargo and hangar area as well as extra weaponry. Owned and piloted by the gifted Twi'lek, Hera Syndulla (voiced by Vanessa Marshall), it serves as "home base" for a small band of Lothal rebelsduring the Age of the Empire. Later on, during the foundation of Dark Reach, the ship regained recognition again and entered service under the Federation of Free Planets, as well as the Varino Imperium and the Fel Empire essentially. [2], The Subjugator-class heavy cruiser was designed to be used as a flagship by the Separatist Alliance. Cargo capacity The Clop-Class was designed side by side with the Ra Cailum-class, which shows in the appearance of both ships. The Keltrayu-class heavy cruiser was one of the most heavily armed warships unique to the Royal Navy of the Golden Empire. Affiliation Length Hyperdrive rating [2], The mega-ion cannon of a Subjugator-class heavy cruiser, The Subjugator-class maintained a massive armament array along the ship's hull. 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. Subjugator-class heavy cruiser The Confederate Navy's most powerful battleship class, it had some design-similarities to both the Providence-class carrier/destroyer and the Recusant-class light destroyer, but was larger than five Venator-class Star Destroyers and totaled 4,845 meters in length. Then, the cruiser would finish off the defenseless spacecraft with blasts from its large array of turbolasers and laser cannons. Its design was created by Russell Chong,[16] and was based off an unused piece of concept art from the 2005 film Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith. Heavy cruisers were often the backbone of any fighting fleet as they fulfill many important roles. Based on the larger Mandalorian Kandosii-type dreadnought, a large battleship used during the Mandalorian Wars, the Dreadnaught-class heavy cruiser was designed and initially produced by … 1,050 kilometers per hour[5] Republic Heavy cruiser on Wookieepedia 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. Released Apr 22nd, 2020. Pursued by the general, the two engaged one another in a lightsaber duel in the rail jet system, though the Jedi was able to escape once more. An armored dorsal blister amid-ships contained the heavy cruiser's command center, and a secondary bridge that was located on a spar far aft directly above the engine units. Class Subjugators were one of the largest, if not the largest, warships that served at the time of the war, stretching to over 4,000 meters in length, even more massive than the 2,177.35 meter-long Providence-class dreadnought also used by the Confederacy. Navigation system Separatist Heavy Cruiser is a Vehicle in the Star Wars universe. [13] The cruiser was later identified in canon seven years after its debut in the 2015 reference book Ultimate Star Wars published by Dorling Kindersley. 60,000 battle droids[2] The Dreadnaught-class Heavy Cruiser was designed and developed by Rendili StarDrive for the Republic Judicial Forces at least 80 years prior to the Clone Wars and was based on a Mandalorian design, apparently by Rendili Star Systems. Heavy Cruisers are designed to absorb damage intended for other, adjacent, Capital Ships by interposing itself between the target ship and it's attackers. And after a series of strikes on Republic fleets that left no survivors, the Malevolence was tracked to the Abregado system by Jedi Master Plo Koon, whose fleet was destroyed in the subsequent battle, but managed to survive the attack and report his findings to the Republic. The hunt for the Malevolence was one of the most dramatic events of the early Clone Wars. TheDreadnaught-class heavy cruiser, or simply theDreadnaught, was a type ofcapital shipbuilt forplanetaryoccupation and space combat. Kenobi used the Force to push the droidekas into the other droids and Grievous, which allowed him to escape. Shortly after the Malevolence's discovery, Grievous ambushed a Republic medical convoy of three Pelta-class frigates escorted by a lone Venator-class Star Destroyer under Jedi command in the Ryndellia system. 875,500,000 credits[2] Skywalker, after learning of the convoy's destruction in the Ryndellia system, deduced that the medical station would be the Malevolence's next target. Equipped[8] The Subjugator-class heavy cruiser was a CIS warship class that consisted of at least three ships. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The Malevolence tears the Republic fleet apart. [2] The interior of the vessel contained an extensive rail jet system that was used for the movement of troops, crewmembers and supplies. The Majestic-class Heavy Cruiser is a compact but extremely powerful warship built under the New Republic's New Class modernization program. Dreadnaught Class Heavy Cruiser style custom miniature, three pieces: Length - 102mm Scale – 1:5800. Rail jet transportation system[8] Technical specifications [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. The ship went through two design phases, this was because the first version of the ship was much weaker in fire power then what was needed. 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. Long-range sensors[2] Models may require removal of excess material and/or printing lines with hobby knife or sand paper. [8], Subjugators boasted a maximum atmospheric speed of 1,050 kilometers per hour[5] which came from sixteen engine units. After the pods jettisoned, Dooku ordered a group of B1-series rocket battle droids using a Droch-class boarding ship to hunt down and kill any survivors. The class is based around its ion pulse cannons, a weapons-system not used onboard any other warship class, due to its unique power-generation needs. Armament The two then made their way to one of the vessel's communications panels in a corridor, where Amidala attempted to make contact with the Republic, but were interrupted by the Separatist general and a squad of battle droids. However, most heavy cruisers were not equipped with starfighters. Model: Absolver-class Heavy Cruiser Class: Heavy Cruiser, Star Destroyer Technical specifications Length: 800m Engine unit(s): KDY Destroyer ion engines (2) Gemon-8 ion engines (6) (secondary engines) Maglight ion engines (2) (secondary engines) Hyperdrive rating: Class 1.0 Backup Class 15 Hyperdrive System: Equipped Armament: After saving Amidala, the senator informed the two that repairs to the hyperdrive were nearly complete, to which Kenobi stated that he would ensure that it remained offline, while Skywalker instructed R2-D2 to find Threepio, who had previously gotten separated from the group. 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. Therefore, they were in need of smaller support craft like frigates, corvettes, and carriers, taking starfighters into battle. Such roles included planetary bombardment, troop transport, and ship to ship combat. Despite the Malevolence's destruction, the CIS navy had maintained a small number of Subjugator-class heavy cruisers. [17] Chong took inspiration from the shell-like designs of the Mon Calamari cruiser and the GR-75 medium transport, while it also integrated city-like trenches similar to those on the Death Star.[16]. The Malevolence ambushes a Republic convoy in the Ryndellia system. Contacted by his crew amidst pursuit, they informed him that repairs to the hyperdrive were complete, and the general ordered them to retreat to the Confederacy's secret base in Sector Four, where they would meet. Watching as their numbers continued to drop, Tano advised Skywalker to create a new plan, and Koon suggested that they target the ion cannon which may overload the weapon when it attempted to fire. 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. 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. Its armament consisted of two primary mega-ion cannons—which were designed to disable entire squadrons of starfighters and sub-capital ships—along with hundreds of turbolasers, ion cannons, flak cannons, and other assorted weaponry. [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. Even with its losses, Shadow Squadron continued to advance on the Malevolence's command bridge, attempting to maneuver through the onslaught of laser fire, as the dreadnought prepared to target the medical station. [Source]. Armored[2] The Malevolence was one such vessel of the Subjugator-class that was used as the flagship of the Kaleesh Separatist General Grievous and the initial testbed for the mega-ion cannon early in the war. [8], Clear of the warship, the Republic fleet resumed their fire on the ship, and Grievous, attempting to prevent the Jedi from escaping, pursued the Twilight in his personal Belbullab-22 heavy starfighter Soulless One. The Republic Heavy cruiser was a cruiser used by the Galactic Republic during the Great Hyperspace War. [8], Despite the loss of the Malevolence, the lead ship of the Subjugator-class and initial testbed for the mega-ion cannon, the Confederacy maintained a small number of the line, but kept the remaining vessels in reserve until they were called upon.