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"Yoda is an expert at turning defense into attack, using the Force to absorb blaster fire, heal his wounds, and protect him from harm while using his lightsaber to inflict damage."
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Yoda is a Light Side Hero for the Galactic Republic and Rebel Alliance in DICE's Star Wars Battlefront II. His personal Jedi Interceptor is also playable in Starfighter Assault and Hero Starfighters.

Overview Edit

Yoda is a formidable force on the battlefield. He is deceptively agile, despite his aged appearance and small stature. His abilities, combined with his natural Jedi jump and dodge, and make him virtually untouchable in the hands of a skilled player. His small nature also makes him an easy hero to use as an ambush. His lightsaber can be turned off as of the Hero Starfighters Update, and his stature allows him to hide in tall grass, bushes, or behind objects that other heroes could not. Yoda is somewhat hard to control for less experienced players. His lightsaber attacks are quite extravagant, and may miss their target if not aimed properly. However, his speed and agility rivals that of Darth Maul, allowing him to hold his own in battle.

Yoda is best used as a support hero, thanks to his Unleash and Presence abilities. On the surface, the former ability acts as a weaker version of Luke Skywalker's Push or Obi-Wan Kenobi's All-Out Push but in reality its capabilities extend much further beyond this. Instead of deflecting blaster fire with his block, Yoda absorbs it and a small blue outline will start circling the Unleash icon. This power allows him to charge up the ability, increasing its damage and range. Meanwhile, Presence boosts his and allies' health pools for a short period of time, acting as a lifesaving tool in near-death situations. To top his ability arsenal off, Dash Attack causes Yoda to leap forward with his lightsaber, similar to Luke's Rush ability and Darth Maul's Spin Attack. Dash Attack has two charges and that number can even be upgraded to 3 with the Agility Star Card. That said, it is not powerful enough on its own to kill enemy troopers, unless they have already taken damage.

Levels Edit

Hero Level Reward Upon Reaching Level XP to Complete Level Total Skill Points
1 None 3,000 0
2 1 Skill Point
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Enduring Presence large Enduring Presence becomes available
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Unleashed large Unleashed becomes available
5,800 1
3 1 Skill Point 10,200 2
4 1 Skill Point 10,540 3
5 1 Skill Point
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Agility large Agility becomes available
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Opposing The Dark Side large Opposing The Dark Side becomes available
10,976 4
6 1 Skill Point 11,400 5
7 1 Skill Point 11,836 6
8 1 Skill Point 12,280 7
9 1 Skill Point 12,736 8
10 1 Skill Point
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Earned It I Have large Earned It I Have becomes available
16,750 9
11 1 Skill Point 17,203 10
12 1 Skill Point
Can now upgrade Star Cards to Rare
17,660 11
13 1 Skill Point 18,123 12
14 1 Skill Point 18,590 13
15 1 Skill Point
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Jedi Mentor large Jedi Mentor becomes available
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Feel The Force large Feel The Force becomes available
19,063 14
16 1 Skill Point 19,540 15
17 1 Skill Point 20,023 16
18 1 Skill Point 20,510 17
19 1 Skill Point 21,003 18
20 1 Skill Point
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Size Matters Not large Size Matters Not becomes available
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Lightsaber Mastery large Lightsaber Mastery becomes available
21,500 19
21 1 Skill Point 22,003 20
22 1 Skill Point 22,510 21
23 1 Skill Point 23,023 22
24 1 Skill Point 23,540 23
25 1 Skill Point
Can now upgrade Star Cards to Epic
24,063 24
26-37 1 Skill Point per level 24,417 36
38-40 1,000 Credits per level 24,417 36
Prestige:
41-1,000 (MAX)
None 25,000 36

Health and MovementEdit

Health Statistics for Yoda
Base Health 700
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Jedi Mentor large Jedi Mentor
Grants 5% / 6% / 7% / 8% passive damage reduction to Yoda
SWBFII Yoda Ability Presence Icon Presence ability
Temporarily adds 150 health
Health Regen Rate 50 health/sec
SWBFII Hero Passive Health Icon Health on Elimination
20 for trooper elimination
100 for hero elimination
Max Health Regen 250
Regen Delay 5 sec
Movement Statistics for Yoda
Sprint Speed 7 meters/second
Maximum Jump Height 10 meters
Number of Dodges 2
Dodge Length 5.5 meters
Dodge Cooldown 1.1 seconds per dodge
All dodges grant 20% damage reduction throughout the animation

WeaponEdit

Yoda's Lightsaber
Weapon Image SWBFII Yoda Lightsaber Icon
In-game Description Shoto-style lightsaber using a kyber crystal from the icy caverns of Ilum.
Damage 125

150 (Rear)

SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Opposing The Dark Side large Opposing The Dark Side
Increases the damage to Villains:

135 / 137 / 139 / 141
160 / 162 / 164 / 166 (Rear)

Melee Attacks 12 swings possible
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Lightsaber Mastery large Lightsaber Mastery
Decreases stamina drain by:

8% / 10% / 12% / 15%

Blaster Deflections *2121 damage deflections possible
Melee Deflections *10 melee deflections possible
Stamina Regen Delay 1 seconds
Stamina Regen Speed (from empty) 2.10 seconds

( *Yoda cannot deflect blaster bolts or attacks, instead he absorbs them with his block to charge up the damage output of his Unleash ability.)

AbilitiesEdit

Passive AbilityEdit

Name Health on Elimination
Ability Icon SWBFII Hero Passive Health Icon
In-game Description Yoda regains health for each defeated enemy.
Effect Grants 20 health per defeated trooper, 100 health per defeated Hero.


Combat AbilitiesEdit

Ability Icon SWBFII Yoda Ability Unleash Icon
In-game Description Unleash the Force in a cone in front of Yoda, damaging and pushing enemies back. When Yoda blocks damage using his BLOCK ability, the range and damage of Unleash increase for a short time.
Damage 110, 130, 160, 190 (160 maximum with Unleashed Star Card)
Ability Cooldown 12 seconds

Ability Icon SWBFII Yoda Ability Presence Icon
In-game Description Yoda instantly heals himself and allies around him. When the ability is activated, he will also break out of any immobilizing effect.
Effect Grants 150 Health to Yoda and his Hero allies while granting 70 health to trooper allies. Will also break Yoda out of any immobilizing effect.
  • Does not stack with the Officer's Battle Command ability or Finn's Big Deal ability
    • If Yoda activates Presence while an ally is receiving bonus health from the Officer or Finn, that bonus health will be removed and the bonus health from Presence will be applied to that ally
    • If Yoda activates Presence while he is receiving bonus health from the Officer or Finn, that bonus health will be removed and the bonus health from Presence will be applied to him
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Feel The Force large Feel The Force
Increases health granted to:

180 / 190 / 200 / 210 (Heroes) 100 / 110 / 120 / 130 Troopers

SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Size Matters Not large Size Matters Not
Yoda is healed for:

35% / 40% / 45% / 50% of Presence's bonus health

Ability Duration 8 seconds
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Enduring Presence large Enduring Presence
Increases duration to:

10 / 11 / 12 / 13 seconds

Ability Cooldown 20 seconds

Ability Icon SWBFII Yoda Ability Dash Attack Icon
In-game Description Yoda leaps forwards up to two times, dealing damage without being blocked.
Damage 85
Effect Damages through block
Ability Cooldown 5 seconds per charge
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Agility large Agility
Increases cooldown per charge to:

6.23 / 6 / 5.73 / 5.5 seconds but grants an additional Dash Attack to Yoda

Known IssuesEdit

The Ability Presence has a BUG introduced in late 2019 where, when activated, its Area of Effect isn't where it's supposed to be. Previously, and as intended, Yoda's Presence would affect allies around him, in a circular area centered on Yoda himself. However, since the BUG was introduced, only the first time Yoda uses the ability it behaves that way. All following uses of the ability will center the effect elsewhere, not where Yoda is located during activation. It actually centers the effect in the spot where Yoda was when his Presence ability last entered Cooldown. Dying and respawning fixes the bug, but upon using Presence once again the bug is back.

Star CardsEdit

Boost CardsEdit

SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Enduring Presence large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Unleashed large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Agility large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Opposing The Dark Side large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Earned It I Have large
Enduring Presence Unleashed Agility Opposing The Dark Side Earned It I Have
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Jedi Mentor large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Feel The Force large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Size Matters Not large SWBFII DICE Boost Card Yoda - Lightsaber Mastery large
Jedi Mentor Feel The Force Size Matters Not Lightsaber Mastery

AppearancesEdit

Yoda-grand-master Yoda-hooded
Grand Master

(default)

Hooded

(Rare)

Victory PosesEdit

Powerfulyouhavebecome Sizemattersnot Feeltheforce Jedimaster Serenity
Powerful You Have Become Size Matters Not Feel the Force Jedi Master Serenity

(animated)

In-game HintsEdit

GeneralEdit

"All heroes can dodge or evade. Use this to avoid damage and open distance between you and your enemy."
— First hint
"Dodge is most effective at avoiding lightsaber attacks and opening space between you and the attacker."
— Second hint
"Heroes can only block attacks from the front. Try to position around them and hit them from behind to be effective."
— Third hint
"Each time a blocking hero deflects damage or swings their lightsaber, they lose stamina. When out of stamina, heroes are unable to deflect or trigger a closing strike."
— Fourth hint
"Heroes have strengths and weaknesses. Hone your skills by playing Arcade."
— Fifth hint
"Use Star Cards to ensure your hero experience is personally tailored."
— Sixth hint
"Heroes will only regenerate a limited amount of health after taking damage."
— Seventh hint

SpecificEdit

"Yoda can absorb blaster fire to charge Unleash, making it more effective."
— First hint
"Yoda’s Presence ability increases the health of nearby allies as well as himself."
— Second hint
"When playing as Yoda, try to use his small size to your advantage to ambush enemies."
— Third hint

Emotes and QuotesEdit

"That is why you fail."
— First emote
"Do or do not. There is no try."
— Second emote
"My ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is."
— Third emote
"Judge me by my size, do you? Hmm?"
— Fourth emote
"Trust you not, your master does."
Voice Over

"My ally is the Force."
— Upon spawning
"Old I am, but not slow."
— During combat
"Life is the Jedi way."
— Upon using Presence
"Too swift for you, hmm?"
— Upon using Dash Attack
"Attack me, do you?"
— Upon using Unleash

"Trapped in that mask, only darkness can you see."
— Banter with Darth Vader
"Long has it been since I fought with a student."
— Banter with Luke Skywalker
"Emperor Palpatine: A Jedi Master without a Jedi Order!"
Yoda: Still Jedi enough, Lord Sidious."
"
— Banter with Palpatine
"Maul... hold him off, I can. But defeat him... hmm..."
— Upon Spotting Darth Maul
"Yoda: Maul... Such rage."
Darth Maul: My rage GUIDES me!!!
"
— Banter with Darth Maul

"Epic string of takedowns, Yoda has."
Heroes vs. Villains announcer when a Yoda player gets a 5-player killstreak

TriviaEdit

  • Yoda is voiced by Tom Kane, who also voiced him in the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series as well as in the original Star Wars: Battlefront II.
  • Yoda’s Force block animation is akin to the scene in Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones during his duel with Count Dooku. Yoda is able to actually shoot back Dooku's lightning at him if he manages to absorb it. Likewise, his intro at the beginning of the hero game modes shows him un-holstering his lightsaber with the Force, just as he does in his fight with Dooku.
  • According to Guillaume Mroz, Yoda was the most difficult hero to create due to his small stature.https://twitter.com/guillaume_mroz/status/929058952410787840
  • Although technically affiliated with the Rebel Alliance in-game, Yoda was never actually a member of the Rebel Alliance in the Star Wars canon.
  • In this game Yoda has perfect teeth, instead of how he's portrayed in the movies or animated series.

UpdatesEdit

SWBFII Yoda Icon Judge me by my size, do you?
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Battle on Scarif Update

Cooperation Update

  • The health bonus from the Officer's Battle command, Yoda's Presence and Finn's Big Deal should not stack anymore.
    • If the player has health bonus active from the Officer and Finn or Yoda's is applied, the Officer's health bonus will be removed.
    • If the player has Finn or Yoda's health bonus active and the Officer's health bonus is applied, the Officer's health bonus will be ignored.
    • If the player has Finn or Yoda's health bonus active and Finn or Yoda's health bonus is applied, the new health bonus will be applied and the old one removed.
    • If Yoda has his Presence health bonus active and Finn applies his Big Deal health bonus to Yoda, Finn's health bonus will be ignored.
    • If Finn has his Big Deal health bonus active and Yoda applies his Presence health bonus to Finn, Yoda's health bonus will be ignored.
    • If Finn has Yoda's Presence health bonus active and activates Big Deal, Yoda's Presence health bonus will be removed and Big Deal will be applied.
    • If Yoda has Finn's Big Deal health bonus active and activates Presence, Finn's Big Deal health bonus will be removed and Presence will be applied. This was a huge balance feedback and frustration especially in big game modes. it should lower the impact of bonus health when both heroes are present.

Roger Roger Update

  • Health on Kill Star Card "Release The Force" has been replaced with "Size Matters Not".
    • Old Star Card Name: Release The Force
      • Description: Whenever Yoda defeats an enemy trooper using UNLEASH, he regains twenty health. Whenever he defeats an enemy hero, he regains even more.
      • Stats: 40 / 60 / 80 / 100 Health regained upon defeating enemy hero
    • New Star Card Name: Size Matters Not
      • Description: When the bonus health of PRESENCE is depleted, it heals for some of the damage it prevented. The cooldown of PRESENCE is increased by 13 seconds.
      • Stats: 35% / 40% / 45% / 50% Health percentage regained

Where are those Droidekas Update

  • Adjusted the animation of Yoda's attacks for speed.

Giants Above Kachirho Update

  • Added ability to block lightsaber attacks with his own lightsaber.

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