Performance ability levels:
fighting 140; weapons 120; speed 160; power 120; armor 120
Equipment and design features:
head-mounted sensors; 2 x hyper jammer ECM suite on backpack; self-destruct system
2 x vulcan gun, fire-linked, mounted in head; 2 x machinecannon, fire-linked, mounted on torso; 1 x beam scythe, stored in recharge rack on rear waist armor, hand-carried in use; 1 x buster shield, equipped with beam blade, can be launched at taget and retrieved.
Background Information: "Gundam 02," as the Deathscythe was code-named by OZ forces, was equipped with standard vulcan guns and machinecannons for ranged weapons. However, its primary armament was its large, deadly beam scythe, capable of slicing through enemy mobile suits like a knife through hot butter. The Deathscythe also carried a "buster shield," which mounted
|two solid blades and a beam blade and could be launched spinning into a target for a rather messy, destructive effect. But in order to use these weapons effectively, the Deathscythe was also equipped with a "hyper jammer" ECM system, making the Gundam invisible to various types of electronic sensors, thus allowing the mobile suit to slip in and attack when the enemy isn't looking. The Deathscythe's pilot, Duo Maxwell, became well known as the "God of Death" for his mastery of these stealthy strikes.|