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Destroyer Vajra

Destroyer Vajra

Technical Data

Organsim Type: destroyer
Civilization: Vajra
Organism Class: unknown
Organism Name: Unknown, launched unknown
Birth Date: unknown
Number of Organisms: unknown
Complement: crew unknown
Dimensions: approx. length 200-300 meters
Mass: 15,000-20,000 metric tons
Structure: bio-energy converting armor
Power Source: fold quartz "towers" (fold quartz core/reactor?)
Main Organs: super-long range bio-fold navigation organ cluster; thermonuclear reaction engine matrix; gravity control thrust
Countermeasures: fold barrier; disperses energy from incoming attacks into super dimension space
Armament:
  • 1 x bio-beam cannon
  • many x point defense beam guns
  • many x bio-micro missiles
  • Carried Organisms: many x mobile soldier vajra and heavy soldier vajra

    Description and History

    A vajra in the form of a small fighting ship, the Destroyer Vajra is a sand-colored spaceborne creature that carries numerous other vajra for long-distance interstellar transport. The Destoyer Vajra can travel vast distances across the galaxy utilizing a super-long range bio-fold navigation system. For battle, this vajra is armed with a single powerful bio-beam cannon and numerous point-defense beam guns and bio-micro missiles for defense. There are several hundred Destroyer Vajra in a space combat group.

    NOTE: The spacecraft of the Vajra civilization are a special breed of vajra organism. Although common vajra can easily travel through the void of outer-space, those with fold capability can only travel short distances. Therefore, the vajra breed much larger organisms with far more powerful fold quartz "towers" (fold quartz core/reactor?) to achieve long-distance space folds that allow free navigation over vast interstellar distances.


    Production Notes

    Debut: Macross Frontier The Movie: Itsuwari no Utahime (The False Songstress)
    Crew: unknown
    Other appearances: Macross Frontier The Movie: Sayonara no Tsubasa (The Wings of Goodbye)
    Original designer: Junya Ishigaki

    Line Art

  • Destroyer Vajra aft view
  • Information Courtesy of fan translation (Seto Kaiba of the Macross World forum community)
    Images From - Macross Chronicle and other macross books
    C. Wilson - Writer, Editor and Colorist