Model number: MS-14B
Code name: Uma Lightning’s Gelgoog
Unit type: custom general purpose mobile suit
Manufacturer: Zeonic Company
Operator: Principality of Zeon
Rollout: December UC 0079
First deployment: December UC 0079
Accommodation: pilot only, in standard cockpit in torso (later refitted units equipped with panoramic monitor/linear seat cockpit)
Dimensions: head height 19.2 meters
Weight: empty 56.2 metric tons; max gross weight unknown
Armor materials: super hard steel alloy (later replaced with Gundarium alloy)
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, power output rating unknown
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: total output unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: none
Optional fixed armaments: Ratsriver 3-tube missile pod, mounted on left forearm
Optional hand armaments: beam rifle; giant bazooka; twin beam spear; missile launcher; shield, mounted on left forearm
Late in the One Year War, the Principality of Zeon fielded the MS-14B Gelgoog High Mobility Type. A customized version was also created for Uma Lightning, a young experimental Cyber Newtype pilot. Uma’s Gelgoog was believed to use some parts from the former MS-11 project prior to its re-designation to MS-14. His unit also featured a different head and legs than the standard MS-14B. The suit’s armaments included a beam rifle, a giant bazooka, a missile launcher and a Ratsriver 3-tube missile pod. During the war, Uma and his custom Gelgoog were assigned to Zeon’s elite Chimaira Corps. After the war, Uma went into hiding with a false identity in the EFF and used his access to Federation materials to maintain and upgrade his Gelgoog. These upgrades included replacing the super hard steel alloy with Gundarium alloy, applying magnetic coating to the joints, and installing a modern linear seat cockpit with panoramic monitor. Uma’s upgraded Gelgoog saw combat on multiple occasions in UC 0090 as he searched for his former teammate, ace pilot Johnny Ridden.
Pilot: Uma Lightning
First appearance: MSV-R
Original mechanical designer: Kunio Okawara
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