Wave IV is here!

The fourth wave of starship expansions for X-Wing is now available at retailers everywhere. And the game’s fast-paced dogfights are about to grow even more heated with the introduction of four of the most recognizable starfighters from the expanded Star Wars universe: the Z-95 Headhunter, TIE defender, E-wing, and TIE phantom.


From left to right: E-wing, Z-95 Headhunter, TIE defender, and TIE phantom

Along with their starfighters, each of which comes pre-painted at the game’s standard 1/270 scale, these four expansion packs introduce a wealth of new pilot abilities, upgrade cards, and tactical considerations that are certain to shake up the metagame and lead to daring new strategies.


A 360-degree view of the TIE defender.

A Tremor in the Force

Each wave of X-Wing starship expansions creates ripples that reach across gaming tables worldwide.

Now, Wave IV proudly continues the game’s tradition of adding new abilities and effects to the game that permit the exploration of viable new strategies.

In the end, this means that X-Wing now enjoys a greater variety of attractive and viable dogfighting strategies than ever before!

Explore the New Technology

The four Wave IV starships represent some of the most advanced technology available to both Rebel and Imperial forces. You’ll find Ion Pulse Missiles , cloaking devices, and system upgrades. You can also find more information about each of these starships in our series of previews:

Additionally, a number of guest writers have shared their thoughts on these starships and how they may fare in the game’s heated space battles.


The above diagram illustrates the staggering number of positions in which “Echo” can end the activation phase after decloaking into a right turn at speed one and then performing a barrel roll.

Upgrade Your Fleet

Head to your local retailer today to upgrade your fleet with the new Wave IV starfighters and upgrade cards. The Z-95 Headhunter Expansion Pack, TIE Defender Expansion Pack, E-Wing Expansion Pack, and TIE Phantom Expansion Pack are now available!

X-Wing is a tactical ship-to-ship combat game in whi ch players take control of powerful rebel X-wings and nimble Imperial TIE Fighters, facing them against each other in fast-paced space combat. Featuring stunningly detailed and painted miniatures, X-Wing recreates Star Wars’ exciting space battles. Select your crew, plan your maneuvers, and complete your mission!

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