Model number: RZA-6DG
Code name: Mordred
Unit type: heavy assault eighth generation knightmare frame
Manufacturer: Holy Britannia Empire
Operator: Holy Britannia Empire
First deployment: a.t.b. 2018
Accommodation: pilot only, in standard cockpit in torso
Dimensions: overall height 4.71 meters
Weight: combat weight 10.23 metric tons
Armor materials: unknown
Powerplant: energy filler, replaceable electrical cartridge, uses Yggdrasil drive superconductor transfer system, power output rating unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown; Float system backpack, enables atmospheric flight
Fixed armaments: 4 x stark hadron cannon, mounted two in each shoulder binder; 6 x 12-tube missile launcher, mounted two in chest and two in each leg; 4 x 10-tube missile launcher, mounted one on each forearm and one on each hip; “Blaze Luminous” MSV particle shield
Optional hand armaments: none
Designed specifically for Knight of Six Anya Alstreim, the RZA-6DG Mordred was made to be a heavy assault powerhouse. Though it lacked mobility, the Mordred more than made up for this shortcoming by possessing almost unmatched offensive and defensive power. Its primary weapons were a set of improved hadron cannons, based on the IFX-V3D1 Gawain‘s design, mounted in the large binders over its shoulders. To supplement these, the Mordred mounted high-speed missile launchers all over its body. By using these two weapons systems, Anya could easily dominate virtually any battlefield, especially when partnered with her friend and teammates Gino Weinberg and Suzaku Kururugi in their own personal Knightmares, the RZA-3F9 Tristan and Z-01/A Lancelot Air Cavalry. Eventually, it was discovered that Empress Marianne Vi Britannia, thought killed eight years prior, had used the mystic power known as Geass to place her consciousness in Anya’s body before dying, causing the young woman’s memory gaps. Marianne eventually abandoned Anya in order to aid her husband Emperor Charles’ plan to change the world through the Geass. Directly opposed to their plan, their son Lelouch (formerly Zero) destroyed his parents and assumed the Britannian throne. Anya, left with fragmented memories, sided with Prince Schneizel against Lelouch. In the final battle between the two half-brothers’ forces, the Mordred entered into single combat with Jeremiah Gottwald’s Type-X/RPI-13J Sutherland Sieg. Though it seemed as if the Mordred had the advantage, Jeremiah sacrificed his machine to deal disabling damage to the Mordred, taking Anya out of the war.
Pilot: Anya Alstreim
First appearance: Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion
Code Geass Info
50 episodes; 3 compilation movies
Japan 10.05.2006 – 07.28.2007 (S1);
04.06.2008 – 09.28.2008 (S2)
U.S. 04.27.2008 – 10.26.2008 (S1);
11.02.2008 – 06.07.2009 (S2)
Japan 10.21.2017 – 05.26.2018
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