MUUPA are a series of automated military drones. The name stands for Multiple Utility Patrol Assault. They were built by director Skuld. Several early prototypes were first deployed during the Battle of Midgård. They were sent to defend it against the Crystal Guard and to pursue the Canine refugees.
Strike MUUPA prototype.
The strike model is equipped with a medium pulse cannon. It’s main task is to tore through the battlefield and create opening in the enemy front lines. It’s secondary weapon is a mechnical tail. The tail is used to lash out enemies with concussing blows. It’s secondary task is to harass and pursuit the infantry.
Aerial MUUPA prototype.
The aerial MUUPA is designed for urban surveillance and by appearance, psychological warfare. The drone is unarmed. As another drawback, it is prone to overly analyzing its surroundings. This can be exploited with a diversionary tactics. The tactics often employed by the canine resistance.
Tripod MUUPA prototype.
Tripod MUUPA is designed specifically for deployment on the hard-to-traverse, mountainous regions of Jotunheim. The prototype is armed with a covered dorsal plasma mortar for a siege warfare.
Scout MUUPA prototype.
Scout MUUPA’s are specifically designed to operate on urban environments and inaccessible hazardous conditions. Due to the small size, they are able to maneuver quickly on ruins and air ducts alike. Aside its military applications, it is favoured by rescue workers as well. Although expendable, it is programmed with a minimal degree of self-preservation. Although unarmoured and unarmed, it is still able to defend itself with a high-powered energy shocks generated from its forelegs.
History – MUUPA series
The great race war
The Battle of Midgård
The early MUUPA line prototypes were first deployed during the Battle of Midgård.