BACKGROUND (as per Macross Mecha Manual)

Successor to Tomahawk. In addition to armament, movement was improved with a wider degree of freedom in the joints. Like all destroids of this generation, rollers are installed in the soles of the feet to overcome the issue of speed.

Model Type - Tomahawk II

Class - Main Battle Robot

Crew - 1

MDC By Location

Main Body - 750

Upper Arms - 200

Rail Cannons - 210

Particle Cannons - 190

Legs - 400

Feet - 175

Wheels - 100

Head - 200

Beam Cannons - 300

Quad Guns - 125

Micro-Missile Launchers - 75

Armour - stops upto and including standard 25mm rounds


Running - 75 kph, 120kph rolling

Range - Effectively Unlimited


Height - 12.2m

Length - 8.5m

Width - 9m

Weight - 35 tons

PS - Effectively Robotic 50

Cargo - minimal pilot and survival gear

Power System - Fusion Reactor


Weapon Type - Particle Cannons (2, lower arm barrels)

Primary Purpose - Anti-Mecha

Range - 5km

Damage - 6d6x10 per blast

Rate Of Fire - 4 per melee

Payload - unlimited

Bonuses - +2 strike

Weapon Type - Rail Cannons

Primary Purpose - anti-mecha

Range - 3600m

Damage - 4d6x10 per blast, armour piercing

Rate Of Fire - equal to pilots attacks

Payload - 100 rounds per cannon

Bonuses - +1 strike

Weapon Type - Beam Cannon (2, upper shoulder cannons)

Primary Purpose - anti-aircraft/mecha

Range - 10km

Damage - 4d6x10 per blast

Rate Of Fire - equal to pilots attacks

Payload - unlimited

Bonuses - +3 strike

Weapon Type - Quad guns

Primary Purpose - anti-mecha/vehicle

Range - 1200m

Damage - 4d4x10 per short burst

Rate Of Fire - only fires short bursts equal to pilots attacks

Payload - 100 bursts each

Bonuses - +2 strike

Weapon Type - Micro-missile Launchers (2, upper cannon pods)

Primary Purpose - anti-mecha

Range - 8km

Damage - 2d4x10

Rate Of Fire - volleys of 1-24 equal to pilots attacks

Payload - 24 total, 12 per launcher

Bonuses - +2 strike

Bonuses and Penalties

Use Robot Combat Elite

+5% to allpiloting rolls

Body Block/Tackle and Swat - 3d6

Systems of Note

Combat Computer - Calculates, stores and transmits data onto a HUD (heads up display). Typically tied into the units targeting computer. Can hold hundreds of entries about various enemies and robots/power armour/aircraft/vehicles.

Ejection System - Ejects crew module out from the robot in emergency circumstances. System typically ejects the occupants about 1000 feet (300m) to parachute safely away.

Complete Environmental Pilot and Crew Compartment - A completely computer controlled life support system that includes: internal cooling and temperature control, air pruification and circulation systems (gas filtration, humidifier/dehumidifier) that engages when needed and can recirculate breathable air for upto 4 days if neccessary, computer controlled independant oxygen supply and purge system that has upto 6 hours of breathable air that automatically engages in low oxygen or contaminated air environments, insulated high temperature resistant shielding for upto 300 degrees centrigade (normal fires do no damage though nuclear, and plasma fires do full damage), radiation shielded upto several hundred rads, and polarized and light sensitive/adjusting tinted viewport.

Standard instrumentation - Speedometer, distance travelled, inertial mapping system (zeroed on your deployment location/home base), power system temperature, ammunition counters, damage assessment indicators.

Motion detector/Collision Warning System

Radar - Can identify upto 48 and track upto 18 targets simultaneously to a range of 30 miles (48km) for airborne targets and 10 miles (16km) for ground targets depending on terrain.

Radar Warning receiver - Informs the pilot/crew of possible radar lock. Range - 30 miles (48km) depending on terrain

Targeting Computer - Assists in the tracking and identification of enemy targets to a range of 30 miles (50km)

Computer Targeting System - Assists in selecting and locking on to enemy targets. +2 to strike using ranged weapons. Smart Missiles are excluded from this.

Radio Communications - long-range direction communication systems out to a range of 400 miles (640km) that can be boosted if proper singal towers or relay systems are in place. Also a directional short-range radio with a range of 10 miles (16km). Both radios have full encryption capabilities. Also included is a external loudspeaker system with an output of 80 decibels.

External Audio Pick-up system - Sound amplification listening systems that can pick up a whisper at a range of 300 feet (90m) away and louder sounds at longer distances)

Retractable Periscope/Telescope

Spotlights - One or two high intensity spotlights that can shine on objects upto 600 feet (180m) away.

Self destruct System - Systems that destroys the unit and all of its internal components. Blast is relatively contained however to a radius of 20 feet doing 2d4x10md to anything within the radius. Also a 89% chance the power supply is leaking radiation.

Voice Actuated locking System - Units hatch is locked by a voice actuated system that is programmed to a specific voice (upto 6 can be programmed at once) that must recite a 6 digit access code. There is a manual over-ride keypad in case of systems failure.

Limited Electronic Coutnermeasures Capability - With a Electronic Countermeasures skill roll (or Sensor operations at -20%) the pilot/crew can impose a penalty of -1 to strike and a -10% to all sensor skill rolls of any opponents within radar range depending on terrain.

References Used

Seto Kaiba

Unofficial Robotech Reference Guide

Macross II The RPG

Macross Mecha Manual

Fantasy and Animation HQ

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