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Illicit Upgrade is a category of Upgrades in X-Wing.

Ships that can equip an Illicit Upgrade are:

Illicit Upgrade Introduced in Squad Points Restrictions Text
"Hot Shot" Blaster Wave 6 3 none ATTACK: Discard this card to attack 1 ship (even a ship outside your firing arc). 3 Dice, Range 1-2
Inertial Dampeners Wave 6 1 none

When you reveal your maneuver, you may discard this card to instead perform a white [Stop 0] maneuver. Then receive 1 stress token.

Feedback Array Wave 6 2 none

During the Combat phase, instead of performing any attacks, you may receive 1 ion token and suffer 1 damage to choose 1 enemy ship at Range 1. That ship suffers 1 damage.

Dead Man's Switch Wave 6 2 none

When you are destroyed, each ship at Range 1 suffers one damage.

Glitterstim Wave 7 2 none

At the start of the Combat phase, you may discard this card and receive 1 stress token. If you do, until the end of the round, when attacking or defending, you may change all of your focus results to hit or evade results.

Cloaking Device Wave 8 2 Small ship only

ACTION: Perform a free cloak action. At the end of each round, if you are cloaked, roll 1 attack die. On a focus result, discard this card, then decloak or discard your cloak token.

Rigged Cargo Chute Wave 9 1 Large ship only

ACTION: Discard this card to drop one cargo token.

Black Market Slicer Tools Wave 9 1 none

ACTION: Choose a stressed enemy ship at Range 1-2 and roll 1 attack die. On a hit or a critical hit result, remove 1 stress token and deal it 1 facedown Damage card.

Burnout SLAM Heroes of the Resistance 1 Large ship only.

Your action bar gains the SLAM action icon. After you perform a SLAM action, discard this card.

EMP Device Wave 10 2 none

During the Combat phase, instead of performing any attacks, you may discard this card to assign 2 ion tokens to each ship at Range 1.

Scavenger Crane Wave 10 2 none After a ship at Range 1-2 is destroyed, you may choose a discarded Torpedo, Missile, Bomb, Cannon, Turret or Modification Upgrade card that was equipped to your ship and flip it faceup. Then roll 1 attack die. On a blank result, discard Scavenger Crane.
Ion Discharger Guns for Hire 2 none After you receive an ion token, you may choose an enemy ship at Range 1. If you do, remove the ion token. Then that ship may choose to receive 1 ion token. If it does, discard this card.


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