R3-T2 is a Star Wars minifigure released in 2018. It is part of 75198 Tatooine Battle Pack. Despite the fact that it makes a cameo in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, it is currently not part of the official canon, thus making it part of the Star Wars Expanded Universe.
R3-T2 was an R3-series astromech developed by Industrial Automaton. It was one of the few R3-series astromechs to avoid service on a warship. For many years it was the property of an abusive pirate gang. Sometime during or prior to 0 BBY it escaped, wandering the streets of Mos Eisley, a city on Tatooine. In 0 BBY he was passed in the streets by Luke Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, R2-D2, and C-3PO.
- This is one of the few Expanded Universe minifigures, despite making a cameo in a canon movie.
- R3-T2 has R2-D2 body, but his head is unique.
Apperances in the movie