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Starting planet: Hutta
Base class: Imperial Agent
Advanced classes: Operative

Sniper is an Imperial Agent advanced class.

Identified as the most elite sharpshooters in the galaxy, Snipers use their extensive training to eliminate sensitive targets and turn the tide of the battle in the Empire's favor.

  • Sniper Rifle
  • Cover, Ambush, Orbital Strikes
  • Ranged DPS

Skill trees[]

  • Marksmanship - Teaches the Sniper to strike down targets from long distances and from the safety of cover.
  • Engineering - Empowers the Sniper's droids and probes to weaken enemies and give the Empire an advantage.
  • Virulence - Leverages the toxic power of poisons to debilitate enemies over the course of a long fight.


Ability Level
Takeportablecover.png [Hold Position] 10
[Imperial Targeting] 10
Riflerangefinderdevice.png [Spotter] 10
Barrage.png [Suppressive Fire] 10
Imperialagent.png [Takedown] 10
Rifles.png [Weapon Proficiency: Sniper Rifle] 10
Cripplingfire.png [Leg Shot] 12
[Energy Tanks] 15
Concussionmissiles.png [Cover Pulse] 16
Perforatingshot.png [Shatter Shot] 18
Entrench.png [Entrench] 20
[Diversion] 22
[Steady Shots] 25
Lazetarget.png [Laze Target] 28
Reactiveshots.png [Series of Shots] 36
Ballisticshield.png [Ballistic Shield] 42
[Orbital Strike] 48
Assassinate.png [Target Acquired] 50
Disengagesniper.png [Covered Escape] 51