Borg «Defense Attack Borg»Reported By: unknown contributor in 1st Edition
Role: Cyborg Base Stock: Robot
MCC Stat Block: Defense Attack Borg 'Borg' (1d4-2 (0)): Init +14; atk see description; AC 19; HD 39D12 hp 254; MV 100' or Hoverfans 60' or GravPods 200' ; 1d20+1d20; SV Fort +2, Ref +4, Will +0 Mutations: %10 chance of 1 mental mutation
Number Appearing: 1d4-2 Morale: 18 Hit Dice: HD 39D12 Armor: 9 (AC 19) Size: Large 3 Meters in Diameter
Movement: MV 100' or Hoverfans 60' or GravPods 200'
Attack: See Description
Frequency: Rare Organization: Programmed Activity Cycle: Any Diet: None Habitat: Military Base, Former War Zone Tech Level: 6 - 7 Artifacts: None
Description (Initial Observations): This 3 meter diameter sphere has a 1 meter turret on top and two 6 meter long tentacles. It also has a 100 Hit Point Energy Screen and twin tractor/pressor beams that can move 500 kilograms at a 60-meter range. Its main weapons are 3 batteries of 5 Lasers each. All 3 batteries can be fired at once and they have a 900 meter range and do 20d6 damage per battery. Other weapons include 3 Grenade Launchers with 4d10 Grenades each of mixed types (all launchers can be fired simultaneously) and 2 Micro-missile Launchers with 2d20 missiles apiece (which must be fired separately). Grenade Launchers have a 300 meter range and Micro-missiles have a 3000 meter range. A Defense Borg may make additional attacks by dividing his attack rank between various attacks, However, his Rank decrease as his Endurance decreases from damage (loss of 1 per 4 hit points of damage).A Rarity has been found of a Defense Borg whose brain has mutated and possess one mental mutation.
Reactions: No known interactions
Behavior: Defense Borgs are Robots with organic brains and will almost always be assigned to defend an Installation under the supervision of a Cybernetic Unit or Supervisory Borg. They are nearly as rare as Death Machines.
Repair and Healing: A Defense Borg can repair 1 point of Damage per turn until it suffers half damage then it can only repair 1 hitpoint of damage per minute.
Society: Anthropological studies incomplete