The Evolution of Destroyer Droids (Droidekas) During the Clone Wars
The Non-Canon Expert describes the evolution of the Confederacy of Independent System’s Destroyer Droids, also known as Droidekas, both prior and during the Clone Wars.
Droidekas, also known as destroyer droids, were a type of droid used by the Trade Federation during the Invasion of Naboo and, later, by the Confederacy of Independent Systems during the Clone Wars. Manufactured by the Colicoids on Colla IV, droidekas were dangerous and deadly, designed to exterminate their adversaries with extreme prejudice. They could transform their shape by curling into a ball and moving up to 75 kilometers per hour across a surface, or stand on three legs and utilize a…