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"The First Order developed the speedy LIUV (light infantry utility vehicle) as a useful solution for a range of missions on the Starkiller Base and other frigid worlds."
— In-game description
"A First Order LIUV speeder stolen by members of the Resistance."
— In-game description for the Stolen LIUV

The Light Infantry Utility Vehicle, abbreviated as the LIUV, also known as the First Order Snowspeeder, is a Speeder vehicle available to the First Order on the Precinct 47 map on Starkiller Base. The Resistance also has access to a stolen LIUV.


The First Order's Snowspeeder is a light assault ground vehicle part of the Speeder class. The Resistance has also stolen LIUV speeders to use on its attack on Starkiller Base.

Health and Movement[]

Health Statistics for LIUV
Base Health 700
Boost Card Speeder - Reinforced Hull Reinforced Hull
Increases base health to 735 / 770 / 791 / 840
Health Regen Rate 60 health/sec
Regen Delay 6 sec

Health Statistics for Driver
Base Health 300
Health Regen Rate SWBFII Class Assault Icon Assault, SWBFII Class Officer Icon Officer, SWBFII Class Specialist Icon Specialist
  • 30 health/sec

SWBFII Class Heavy Icon Heavy

  • 25 health/sec
Regen Delay 6 sec


Weapon Image SWBFII LIUV Kill Icon
Damage 40 (Explosion: 10)
Rate of Fire 180 RPM
Range No damage drop-off
(Blast Radius: 2 meters
Inner Blast Radius: 0.75 meters)
Overheat 9 shots (0.12 heat per shot)
Overheat Penalty 0.5 seconds
Passive Cooldown Delay 0.5 seconds
Passive Cooldown 0.2 heat per second
Boost Card Speeder - Cooling Systems Cooling Systems
Increases cooling power by 25% / 50% / 75% / 100%


Ability Icon SWBFII Ability Motion Scan Icon
In-game Description The MOTION SCAN detects and highlights enemy soldiers while active.
Effect Reveals enemies to the LIUV and allies
Ability Duration 3 seconds
Ability Cooldown 18 seconds
Boost Card Speeder - Speeder Defensive Upgrade Speeder Defensive Upgrade
Reduces cooldown to 16 / 14 / 12 / 10 seconds

Ability Icon SWBFII Ability Laser Barrage Icon
In-game Description Charges up a rapid fire barrage which deals high damage.
Effect Increased rate of fire burst with increased damage and decreased explosive damage
Damage 25 (Explosion: 8)
Range Start damage drop-off: 200 meters
End damage drop-off: 350 meters
(Blast Radius: 2 meters
Inner Blast Radius: 1.5 meters)
Boost Card Speeder - Speeder Systems Upgrade Speeder Systems Upgrade
Increases damage by 25% / 27.5% / 32.5% / 40%
Ability Duration 1.2 seconds
Ability Cooldown 25 seconds

Ability Icon SWBFII Ability Heat Sink Icon
In-game Description The primary weapon cannot overheat for a short period of time.
Effect Prevents main weapon from building heat
Ability Duration 8 seconds
Boost Card Speeder - Speeder Offensive Upgrade Speeder Offensive Upgrade
Increases duration to 9 / 10 / 12 / 14 seconds
Ability Cooldown 20 seconds


  • The LIUV along with other Speeder units used to be able to instantly kill any unit at any speed, but this was changed to damage only being dealt when at the vehicle's top speed.