Fandom

Gundam Wikia

OZ-08MMS Cancer

6,577pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

The OZ-08MMS Cancer is one of two transformable aquatic mobile suits developed by OZ. The unit is featured in Mobile Suit Gundam Wing.

Technology & Combat Characteristics

Alongside the OZ-09MMS Pisces, the OZ-08MMS Cancer was developed by the OZ for aquatic use. It was designed with an emphasis on underwater cruising capabilities, thus despite being a mobile suit, it had no legs. In return, it had excellent mobility in the water. The Cancer maneuvers using the screw propellers on each arm. Each arm also contained torpedo launchers that can be loaded with torpedoes and anti-ground missiles. The suit could also used its pincer-like claws to grapple enemy unit in close range. A pair of searchlights are mounted on the underside of its body for underwater search operations.

Armaments

  • Torpedo
Launched from the Cancer's arm-mounted torpedo launchers, the torpedoes can be fired at point-blank after the suit caught the enemy in its pincers.
  • Anti-Ground Missile
From the torpedo launchers, the Cancer can fire anti-ground missiles to attack coastal and even aerial targets.

History

The Cancer was used throughout the After Colony year 195 by OZ forces. One of their first known missions was to search for the XXXG-01W Wing Gundam that had been abandoned on the ocean floor. However the one Cancer and two Pisces that found the Gundam were ambushed and destroyed by the XXXG-01D Gundam Deathscythe. Later in the year, the Cancers usually in conjunction with the Pisces were used in multiple battles that took place in the ocean, on the surface, or in coastal regions.

Picture Gallery

References

[1]

Notes

  • The Cancer's overall shape resembles its namesake, its name is derived from "Cancer" being the fourth Zodiac sign meaning "Crab."

External links


Mobile Suit Gundam W Mechanics
edit
G Team / Maganac Corps / Sanc Kingdom
Mobile Weapon
Mobile Suit
OZ-00MS Tallgeese Flugel | OZ-00MS Tallgeese Zi-long | OZ-06MS Leo | OZ-13MS Gundam Epyon | SK-12SMS Taurus | WMS-03 Maganac | WMS-03 Maganac Abdul Custom | WMS-03 Maganac Ahmad Custom | WMS-03 Maganac Auda Custom | WMS-03 Maganac Rashid Kurama Custom | WMS-04 Olifant | XXXG-00W0 Wing Gundam Zero | XXXG-01D Gundam Deathscythe | XXXG-01D2 Gundam Deathscythe Hell | XXXG-01H Gundam Heavyarms | XXXG-01H2 Gundam Heavyarms Kai | XXXG-01S Shenlong Gundam | XXXG-01S2 Altron Gundam | XXXG-01SR Gundam Sandrock | XXXG-01SR2 Gundam Sandrock Kai | XXXG-01W Wing Gundam

Transporter / Supply Ship
Atmospheric Escape Plane | Cargo Shuttle | Jet Transport | Space Shuttle | Transport Shuttle
Cruiser / Mother Ship
Peacemillion
OZ / Romefeller Foundation
Mobile Weapon
Mobile Suit
OZ-00MS Tallgeese | OZ-00MS2 Tallgeese II | OZ-06MS Leo | OZ-07AMS Aries | OZ-07MS Tragos | OZ-08MMS Cancer | OZ-09MMS Pisces | OZ-12SMS Taurus | OZ-13MS Gundam Epyon | OZ-13MSX1 Vayeate | OZ-13MSX2 Mercurius | XXXG-01W Wing Gundam
Mobile Doll
OZ-02MD Virgo | OZ-03MD Virgo II | OZ-12SMS Taurus

Land Vehicle
Tank
Ship / Submarine
Catamaran Mobile Suit Mothership | Command Ship | Dock Ship | Submarine Mobile Suit Mothership
Aircraft / Spacecraft
Recon Plane
Transporter / Supply Ship
Jet Transport | Leo Mothership | Leo Transport Heli | Passenger Jet | Re-entry Transport | Supersonic Transporter | Taurus Cruiser
Cruiser / Mother Ship
Bulge | High-Speed Combat Command Ship | Libra
United Earth Sphere Alliance
Mobile Weapon
Mobile Suit
OZ-06MS Leo | OZ-07AMS Aries | OZ-07MS Tragos | OZ-08MMS Cancer

Land Vehicle
Tank
Aircraft / Spacecraft
Attack Heli | Jet Fighter | Transport Heli
Transporter / Supply Ship
Jet Transport
White Fang
Mobile Weapon
Mobile Suit
OZ-13MS Gundam Epyon | WF-12SMS Taurus
Mobile Doll
OZ-02MD Virgo | OZ-12SMS Taurus | WF-02MD Virgo II

Mother Ship
Libra
Civilians
Mobile Weapon
Mobile Suit
Operating Mobile Suit

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.