Gargantuan mecha are highly experimental in PL 6 societies, but quite common at PL 7. Units of this size are titans of the battlefield, able to destroy almost anything they can hit. Gargantuan mecha are common in outer space environments but are often too expensive and unwieldy for planet-based missions.
Combat Statistics: A Gargantuan mecha adds a +24 equipment bonus to a character's Strength score and a -2 penalty to Dexterity. It imposes a -4 size penalty on attack rolls and to Defense. Depending on the material used, a Gargantuan mecha has 400 bonus hit points, which are added to the character's total and subtracted first when the character takes damage. It takes a -12 penalty on Hide checks. A Gargantuan mecha has a single slam attack that deals 2d8 points of damage (plus the character's increased Strength modifier). Its reach is 15 feet.
Base Purchase DC: 48.
Equipment Slots: A Gargantuan mecha has 17 equipment slots available. These slots are located as follows.
Helmet: 1 slot.
Visor: 1 slot.
Cranium: 1 slot.
Back: 2 slots.
Left arm: 1 slot.
Left hand: 1 slot.
Right arm: 1 slot.
Right hand: 1 slot.
Shoulders: 2 slots.
Torso: 2 slots.
Belt: 1 slot.
Left leg: 1 slot.
Right leg: 1 slot.
Boots: 1 slot.