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Meet Titanfall's Ogre, the tank in your sci-fi mech party


11:15 AM on 12.09.2013



During this past weekend's VGX show, there were not only some rad reveals, but also some new trailers for games we already know about. The much-hyped shooter Titanfall got a new trailer, showing off the hardened tank of a Titan called the "Ogre."

It is described to sacrifice agility for pure stopping power and the ability to absorb a lot of damage before being destroyed. Personally, I like the very clinical propagandized approach of the trailer. It's not a machine built for murder; it's an efficient instrument responsible for "67% of enemy force depletion." I can just imagine the suits with their pie charts discussing its capabilities.

I've taken the liberty to create one such pie chart.





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