Super Macross Mecha Fun Time Discussion Thread! in Movies and TV Series Posted March 11 4 minutes ago, pengbuzz said: Because unlike Fighter or even Gerwalk modes, Battroid scan turn to follow an enemy while firing much quicker, given the smaller turning radius it needs in order to do so. Additionally, in land/ surface environs, the ability to move upon that with humanoid-like ability is invaluable in combat situations, as well as use the strength in its' arm and leg actuators for combat. Battroid mode has a wide array of versatility in combat which has proven invaluable time and again. Ah, I see. So something meant for one thing that proved useful for other things.