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A combining Super Robot formed by five vehicles, a style later used by others such as Voltes V and Voltron, first appearing in the 1976 anime of the same name. Piloted by the Combattler team, lead by Hyouma Aoi, it has appeared in many Super Robot Wars games.
Piloted by Masaki Andou, it's a very fast and powerful unit.
The signature robot of Yoshiyuki Tomino's 1978 animated series, Daitarn 3 is one of the largest and most versatile Super Robots. Piloted by Banjou Haran, it is portrayed as one of the strongest robots with a couple of drawbacks due to its size.
The title robot of its 1985 anime, Dancouga is a combining robot formed from four separate, transforming robots. Piloted by the Jyusenki team lead by Shinobu Fujiwara, it's often portrayed in games as a high offense unit that gets progressively stronger as it continues fighting.
The Gespenst is perhaps the most common Banpresto Original mecha in the Super Robot Wars series, appearing in no less than five different continuities and having numerous alternate designs.
Created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa in 1975 as the sucessor and direct sequel to Getter Robo. Piloted by Ryouma Nagare, Hayato Jin, and Benkei Kuruma, it is considered an advanced version of the original Getter Robo, and is the most common version to appear in games.
The Second Gundam piloted by Domon Kasshu from Mobile FIghter G Gundam. Also known as Burning Gundam in the English Dub.
Super Robot from its self-titled 1981 anime, its first game debut in Super Robot Wars EX for the Super Famicom. Piloted by the GoShogun team lead by Shingo Hojo, it is often portrayed in games as having powerful ranged attacks with below average armor.
Created by Go Nagai in 1974, Great Mazinger is the successor and direct sequel to Mazinger Z. Piloted by Tetsuya Tsurugi, it often appears in video games with Mazinger Z and Kouji Kabuto.
Lead Super Robot of Gainax's 1988 OVA series "Aim for the Top!" Piloted by Noriko Takaya and Kazumi Amano, it appears in three Super Robot Wars games as one of the largest, most powerful units, with its biggest weakness being excessive energy consumption.
Title Super Robot of Yoshiyuki Tomino's 1980 anime, piloted by Cosmo Yuki and Kasha Imhof, as well as various crewmembers. Seldom seen in video games, its appearance in Super Robot Wars mirrors its anime incarnation as one of the most overpowering robots of all, along with the risks and dangers that come with it.
Mazinger Z, created by Go Nagai in 1972, is a popular Super Robot, featured in manga, anime, and several video games, including various arcade shooters and all Super Robot Wars games involving giant robot anime crossovers. Piloted by Kouji Kabuto, it is considered the first super robot.
Mechs (or Mecha) are humanoid-like pilot driven vehicles often depicted in media as a combat machine. Early examples of Mech/Mecha in video games are often derived from early manga and anime as well as table-top games.
The titular mobile suit of Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam, piloted by Kamille Bidan and later Roux Louka. It can transform into a jet-like "Waverider."
Mobile Suit from the Gundam Wing series.
The title robot of Yoshiyuki Tomino's 1979 anime series "Mobile Suit Gundam". Piloted by Amuro Ray, it is the basis for every Gundam series and robot after it, separated itself from the Super Robot genre, and spawned a franchise spanning anime, manga, video games, model kits, and much more.
The Nu Gundam is a mobile suit that appears in Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack, and is often Amuro Ray's mobile suit of choice in various Gundam and Super Robot Wars games.
When your robot comes from your grandfather's basement, performs impossible transformations, is more powerful than an entire nation's military or otherwise kicks reason to the curb, it's more than a mech; it's a Super Robot.
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