The R-14, or “The Beast” as it was commonly known, had been a terror of mythic proportions in the last Great War. At nearly 85 tones she was essentially a rolling slab of steel. In combat, two decades ago, a single Beast was known to have stared down no less than twelve Brenodi attackers and then only withdrawing when it had run out of ammunition. Its main canon was capable of hurling a 105mm shell through several inches of armor plate from thousands of yards away. Her slow speed and hefty bulk made an appealing, but frustrating, target for Imperial bombers who, try as they might, usually failed to halt what became known as a force of nature. Of course, that was twenty-five years ago and Brenodi technology had advanced but still, The Beast would be a powerful asset to the Faction. Official Empires Story And yes, I'm back on the team.