Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Content Update 10/4/2017

Here are the Game Update notes for 10/4/2017!


The Artist of War returns and introduces the first 7-Star Capital Ship to the Galaxy of Heroes. In our first ever Legendary Ship Event, band together with the heroes of Rebels(TM) and other pilots from the Rebellion to meet this Imperial challenge in Lothal space and earn blueprints of the Chimaera!

Can you emerge victorious once more against Grand Admiral Thrawn?

  • Recommended Level: 60+
  • Required Ships: Ghost, Phantom II, Rebel Ships.
  • Required Capital Ship: Home One.
  • Launch the GHOST, PHANTOM II, and REBEL ships and battle the legendary flagship of Grand Admiral Thrawn, the CHIMAERA! Succeed and earn Blueprints for the Chimaera!

For more information on this new Empire Capital Ships kit, please see our Strategy Guide post <<HERE>>
Power up your existing 6- star Capital Ships to 7- star in these 3 different events!

  • Home One Fleet Mastery (Requires Light Side Ships).
  • Endurance Fleet Mastery (Requires Light Side Ships).
  • Executrix Fleet Mastery (Requires Dark Side Ships).

Please enjoy the new achievements that have been added to further celebrate your mastery of your fleet.
Home One

  • Name: It’s a Trap!
  • Own a 7-Star Home One Capital Ship.


  • Name: The Tarkin Doctrine
  • Own a 7-Star Executrix Capital Ship.


  • Name: Protector of the Peace
  • Own a 7-Star Endurance Capital Ship.

The top 20 spots in Fleet Arena now have a crystal reward.


Bolster your forces and prepare for Chimaera with double drops on Ghost and Phantom II! Earn extra shards for the Ghost and Phantom II from Ship nodes from 10/07/2017 to 10/09/2017
Our Phoenix Squadron rises from the ashes stronger and with new abilities! Check out your Phoenix Squadron characters and review their new Zeta ability upgrades via the Character Strategy post <<HERE>>.

TIE Reaper, Cassian’s U-wing, Kylo Ren’s Command Shuttle, and Millennium Falcon (Ep. VII) are now available in the Cantina! In addition to a special, limited time bundle now available in the store, these four rare ships are now farmable in the following locations:

  • TIE Reaper – Light Side Hard 9-B.
  • Cassian’s U-wing – Cantina Battles Shipment Store when Ship feature unlocks.
  • Kylo Ren’s Command Shuttle – Light Side Hard 9-A.
  • Millennium Falcon (Ep VII) – Dark Side Hard 5-D.


Phoenix Marquee Bundle Reactivation
With the resurgence of the Artist of War, our Phoenix Squadron heroes must be ready! Power up your Squad with bundles for Kanan, Hera, Chopper, Sabine, Ezra, and Zeb which will be active from 10/05/2017 until 10/15/2017. These are reactivations of our previous Marquee bundles; so any previously purchased bundles will not appear for you.

Freedom Fighter Faction Pack
Power up your Rebel Ships with the Freedom Fighter Faction Pack. Each Pack awards one card of Ship Blueprints for Rebel Ships.
Possible characters:

  • Ghost
  • Phantom II
  • Cassian’s U-wing
  • Bistan’s U-wing
  • Biggs Darklighter’s X-wing
  • Wedge Antilles’ X-wing

Maximum 10 purchases per day.
Minimum Level: 60+ and unlock the Ship feature.
Freedom Fighter Ultimate Bundle
Power up your Rebel Ships to help unlock Chimaera! This bundle includes Ship Blueprints for all Rebel Ships and materials to immediately level up ships!
Pack Contents:

Maximum 1 Purchase.
Minimum Level: 60+ and unlock the Ship feature.

Reinforcements Bundle
Several ships are now being released to the Cantina! Power up your journey with a bundle containing TIE Reaper, Kylo Ren’s Command Shuttle, Cassian’s U-wing, and Millennium Falcon (Episode VII) blueprints!
Pack Contents:

  • Ship Blueprints:
  • Kylo Ren’s Command Shuttle x30
  • Millennium Falcon (Ep. 7) x30
  • Cassian’s U-Wing x30
  • TIE Reaper x30
  • Ship Credits: 3,000,000
  • Enhancement Droids: 5* x40

Scoundrel Faction Pack & Mega Pack
The Scoundrel Faction Pack & Mega-Pack are now live for this credit heist and for all future credit heists!
Pack Contents:
Cards: 1
1 shard cards
Card 1 – one of the following:

Megapack Contents:

  • Cards: 6
  • 6 shard cards
  • Cards 1-5 – one of the following:
  • Boba Fett
  • Cad Bane
  • Captain Han Solo
  • Clone Wars Chewbacca
  • Dengar
  • Gamorrean Guard
  • Greedo
  • IG-88
  • Lando Calrissian
  • Mob Enforcer
  • Nute Gunray
  • Stormtrooper Han
  • Zam Wesell

BONUS SHARD CARD – 1 of the following:

HOME ONE Pack (Admiral Ackbar’s Capital Ship)
Power up Home One, Admiral Ackbar’s Rebel Capital Ship! This pack of Ship Blueprints is only available to players who have unlocked a 6* Home One via Capital Ship Challenges.
Each pack guarantees at least 10 blueprints for Home One and may award up to 100 BLUEPRINTS!

Executrix Pack (Grand Moff Tarkin’s Capital Ship)
Power up the Executrix, Grand Moff Tarkin’s Empire Capital Ship! This pack of Ship Blueprints is only available to players who have unlocked a 6* Executrix via Capital Ship Challenges.
Each pack guarantees at least 10 blueprints for the Executrix and may award up to 100 BLUEPRINTS!
Endurance Pack (Mace Windu’s Capital Ship)
Power up the Endurance, Mace Windu’s Galactic Republic Capital Ship! This pack of Ship Blueprints is only available to players who have unlocked a 6* Endurance via Capital Ship Challenges.
Each pack guarantees at least 10 blueprints for the Endurance and may award up to 100 BLUEPRINTS!


  • Barriss Offee: “Swift Recovery” will no longer dispel debuffs when defeated by Damage Over Time effects on her turn.
  • Captain Phasma: Zeta upgrade on “Fire at Will” will now grant Advantage to First Order units at the start of each encounter.
  • Chopper: The ability description of “Metal Menace” now correctly states that the Stun on Droid enemies can’t be evaded.
  • Clone Sergeant Phase I: Critical Chance from “Concentrated Fire” will now stack with other sources of Critical Chance.
  • Ezra Bridger: “Flourish” will now correctly not reduce in cooldown when attacking enemies with Special Buffs.
  • Ezra Bridger: Ezra will now correctly get all of his attacks and bonus attacks when Aayla Secura calls Ezra to Assist after Ezra used Watch and Learn on her.
  • Ahsoka Tano (Fulcrum): Upgrade 2 of “Meditate” will now grant the correct amount of Turn Meter.
  • Grand Admiral Thrawn: “Manipulate” will now correctly inflict Ability Block under Director Krennic lead.
  • Grand Master Yoda: Foresight from Grand Master Yoda will now expire on the first instance of an attack rather than after a series of assist attacks are evaded.
  • Hera Syndulla: Damage bonus from “Play To Strength” will now stack with bonus Offense from other sources.
  • Sith Trooper: Taunt from “Vaiken’s Legacy” will no longer be ignored by countering units.



  • Fixed typo in the Mk 12 ArmaTek Medpac Salvage to instead say Mk 12 ArmaTek Medpac Prototype Salvage

Nightsisters get us into the spirit of October.