Technical Data

Battlemech: Valkyrie
Variant: VLK-QA
Chassis Mass: 30 Tons
Tech Base: Inner Sphere
Battle Value: 723

Engine: Fusion
Gyro: Standard
Cockpit: Standard
Structure: Standard
Armor: Standard

Movement: 5/8/5
Dissipation: 11
Armor Mass: 6.0 Tons
Armor Factor: 96

   HTAL


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
LRM-10 LT
MLas RA

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-10) 12 RT

   Threat Assessment



Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 52.7 0
Optimized 52.7 0
Redline 52.7 0

Test Results

The VLK-QA has very weak baseline damage output with almost no opportunity to optimize (+0 versus baseline). This Valkyrie variant rarely builds up heat and is extremely easy to manage.

   Redline Benchmark


   Optimized Benchmark


   Benchmark Comparison



Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 4.8
Critical Hits 1.3 per Game
Time to Kill 28.3 Turns

Test Results

The VLK-QA deals just below average damage per hit, rarely generates a critical chance and lacks the capability to bring down targets.

   Lethality Test


   Cumulative Lethality



Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 91.4%
Survival Rate 32.6%
Destruction Rate 67.4%

Test Results

This configuration of the Valkyrie has heavy armor coverage that is vulnerable on the rear torso and is over spec on the side torsos. The VLK-QA has below average survivability and attributes a significant number of deaths to ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark


   Ammo Analysis


   Cumulative Survivability



Key Metrics

Ground MP 5/8
Jump MP 5
Target Mod (avg) +2.6

Test Results

The Valkyrie VLK-QA has above average mobility with very good jump capabilities. This battlemech is very susceptible to actuator hits while maintaining a very good average target modifier.

   Motive Hits


   Target Modifer Analysis



Key Metrics

Battle Value: 723
Effective Loss 23.2%
Skill Sensitivity 0.487

Test Results

The VLK-QA ranks below average in terms of efficiency while showing little response to an increase in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis


   Efficiency Rating


   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis





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