DIFFERENT KIND OF HEAVY METAL SUPERSTAR Whether theyare doctors or diplomats, soldiers or secretaries, translators or nightclub waiters, the myriad mechanical marvels known as droids are an indispensable part of what keeps the Star Wars galaxy humming. The varieties and classes of droids are nearly as infinite as their designated specialties. In this updated and expanded nuts-to-bolts survey, each and every droid receives its dueafrom the simplest drones to the most sophisticated automatons, from heroic protocol model, C-3PO, and his multitasking sidekick, R2-D2, to the insidious Separatist leader General Grievous. Inside youall discover: ac All the newest droids: from The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith to the Knights of the Old Republic video games and the Clone Wars animated TV series, plus the bestselling multinovel series Star Wars: The New Jedi Orderaall catalogued here for the first time ac Detailed histories and capabilities of nearly one hundred droids along with full-color computer-generated illustrations and schematics of their construction highlights ac Special sections, including aA Laypersonas Guide to Droids, a aMajor Manufacturers, a and aA Short History of Droidsa ac An easy reference at your fingertipsaeach entry is arranged by Droid Type, including medics and scientists, repair units, battle units, and cyborgsaplus special expanded entries for R-series astromechs, the 3PO protocol series, and battle droids For the definitive debriefing on droids, thereas only one official, authoritative, and absolutely essential technical guide!Inside youall discover: ac All the newest droids: from The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith to the Knights of the Old Republic video games and the Clone Wars animated TV series, plus the bestselling ...
|Title||:||Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Droids|
|Publisher||:||LucasBooks - 2013-07-09|