|Species:||R4-series Astromech droid|
R4-P17, nicknamed Arfour, was an Astromech Droid that served as the copilot of Obi-Wan Kenobi prior and during the Clone Wars. She was destroyed towards the end of the Clone Wars when Buzz droids attacked Obi-Wan's Jedi starfighter during the Battle of Coruscant.
R4-P17 originally served as Kenobi's copilot, built into his Delta-7 Aethersprite-class Starfighter. She was given a full body at the start of the Clone Wars and continued to serve with him throughout the war.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (film)
R4 with her master Obi-Wan Kenobi journey to Tatooine to assure Jabba the Hutt that the Republic will find his son. While waiting R4 also defended Obi-Wan's starfigter from Jawas. R4 also took part in the Battle of Teth as co-piloting Obi-Wan Kenobi's Starfighter.
Children of the Force
She traveled with Obi-Wan to Rodia co-piloting her masters starfighter so Obi-Wan Kenobi could stop bounty hunter Cad Bane from kidnapping force-sensitive child Wee Dunn, after he stole a Holocron from the Jedi Temple.
The Mandalore Plot
R4-P17 had a close bond with her master Obi-Wan Kenobi and shared a similar personality with him.
Behind the scenes
- George Lucas intended for Arfour to be programmed as a Male but was changed as a female.