Even though the Hercules is mostly machine it has 1 man in the inside so when the Hercules get's killed it leaves behind blood instead of a scrap heap.
A Level 10+Hercules customized with a Level 5 or 6 ANTI-AIR TRAINING has a Maximum Range of 462.
Level 10+Hercules customized with a Level 6 EXCEL OPTICS has a Maximum Range of 492 making it the highest Anti-Aircraft Range of any Unitoutside of a Bunkeror Watchtower.
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Hercules rules the battlefield in MK-8 armored exoskeletons outfitted with XM18 mini-guns and 25mm grenade launchers. Hercules get a 20% range increase against aircraft.
— In-game Description
Now you're cooking, Commander. Your Armored Hercules brings so much beautiful damage to the dance.
— Level 10 Upgrade Message
The MK-9 Hercules armored exoskeleton is outfitted with dual XM18 mini-guns and heavier top plating to protect against projectiles fired from the air. Hercules get a 20% range increase against aircraft.
— Level 10+ Description
Your Veteran Level 5 Hercules is the top of the line mechanized technology.
— Veteran Level 5 Upgrade Message
Commander, humans are vulnerable. They have no natural ability to defend against gunfire, so why not make them more like machines?
— Mission: Death Match! - R.U.B.I.
Upgrade your Hercules and swat enemy aircraft down like flies!
— Mission: Iron Man - R.U.B.I.
You can fly but you can't hide!
— Mission: Iron Man Complete - R.U.B.I.
Level 10 Message Box
Level 15 ( Veteran 5 ) Message Box
Mission - Death Match!
Mission: Iron Man
Mission: Iron Man - Complete
Level 10+ Repair Info (with Lv 10 Barracks)
Game Update: Sept. 18th 2013 - Schematic Introduced
Game Update: Apr 2nd, 2014 - Veteran Level 5
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Mech Beats Air
Hercules & Jackrabbit is shooting the Gun Turret (Machine Gun Turret).