" @SomeRandomInternetGuy said:The Architect mentioned in the movies that the first Matrix was a paradise for humans, but everyone rejected it. So the Devs in MxO interpreted it as the first Matrix being heavenly, so they made the Agents from that version as Angels." @TheFreeMan: The Angels are Agents from the first version of the Matrix, which was suppose to be a paradise for humans but they rejected it because it was too perfect and such. But yes, it is pretty baffling :p "Holy shit, really? Man. Was that in the movies or something that they put into the story for the game? "