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Revision as of 12:27, 17 March 2011

All information related to the GVF Shu is non-canon.
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Tech Room Description

Developed by Akheton Corp. to replace the aged Thoth, the GVF Shu is seeing rapid deployment throughout the Vasudan navy. Although not as agile as the Serapis, the Shu has a higher survival rate thanks to its heavier armor and shields. Superbly balancing speed, maneuverability, armor, and loadout, the Shu is a match for any hostile fighter. Able to perform a variety of functions, its versatility has already proven invaluable in the current conflict, and the fighter is expected to remain in service for many years to come.

Credits List

  • Initial Mesh by Wraithhost
  • Mesh Revision by Woomeister
  • Textures, POF, Table and Interface art by Sesquipedalian



Type Advanced Space Superiority
Manufacturer Akheton Corporation
Maneuverability Good
Max Velocity 75.0 - 95.0 mps
Max Afterburner Velocity 140.0 mps
Armor Average
Hitpoints 290
Shields 390
Length 11 m


Default Statistics
Bank Guns Standard Loadout
1st 3 Prometheus R
2nd 2 Mekhu HL-7
Compatible Primaries
Mekhu HL-7, Akheton SDG, Morning Star, Prometheus S, Prometheus R, UD-8 Kayser
The GVF Shu Mk II

Default Statistics
Bank Capacity Standard Loadout
1st 20 MX-64 Rockeye
2nd 20 Tornado
3rd 40 Tempest
Compatible Secondaries
Tempest, MX-64 Rockeye, Harpoon, Hornet, Tornado, TAG-B, EMP Adv., Trebuchet, GTM Stiletto II, Infyrno, Helios


The Shu Mk II is an upgrade to the original fighter by Jadehawk and PeterV. It is primarily a geometric/texture modification, akin to a HTL-type upgrade, but with minor changes to the thruster and secondary setup.

Veteran Comments

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Similar in weaponry to the GTF Myrmidon. Even carries the Helios for reasons unknown. The Shu is, however, more maneuverable than the Myrmidon, and I personally find the Shu's five-gun setup simpler to handle than the Myrmidon's six-gun one, though it appears rather strange at first. A worthy replacement for the aged Thoth as the Vasudans' dedicated space superiority craft in addition to being a serious challenge to the Perseus for the GTVA's best all-arounder.

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