Technology & Combat Characteristics
A commander use version of the Fanton, it has a better understanding of the battlefield conditions as compared to the standard version thanks to enhanced search and communication capabilities. Appearance wise, the suit is almost identical to the standard version except for the addition of three blade antennae on the top of the suit’s head. The Fanton Commander Type uses the same weapon as the standard version.
- 155mm x 50 caliber Smoothbore Gun
- Mounted on the neck, below the suit's cockpit, this magazine-fed smoothbore gun is the suit’s main weapon. The gun’s high mounting point improves its anti-ground attack capabilities, as well as its effective range and attack radius. Although it has high attack capabilities, it can be quite inconvenient to use. The gun has various types of ammunitions available for selection to meet operational needs. The suit can carry two spare magazines for the gun on each side skirt armor.
- Carbon Spear
- A handheld close combat weapon with a long reach and wide attack radius. It is meant to remedy the suit’s lack of mobility and is made of E-Carbon. Due to its shape, the carbon spear is very suitable for stabbing attacks and the likes.
- Mounted on the left forearm, it is the suit’s main defensive armament. Can also be used as a hand-to-hand combat weapon.
The Fanton Commander Type is Human Reform League's main commander-use ground mobile suit in the Solar Power War that occured during the construction of the Orbital Elevator. After the adoption of the Tieren seres as the successor machine, the Fanton series, including the Fanton Commander Type, was retired from the frontlines. The Fanton's design was then modified and put into production as the MSER-04 Anf which was sold to third parties.