Auto Defense Turret
Two Auto Defense
Auto Defense Turrets are a variety of turrets used by the
to guard sensitive areas. They attack by firing two projectiles in
rapid succession. Like most turrets, Auto Defense Turrets have
difficulty striking agile targets.
encounters Auto Defense Turrets in Frigate Orpheon, these were likely
damaged before Samus entered the ship as she is capable of
destroying with less firepower than in later encounters. Auto
Defense Turrets can be damaged by most of Samus's weapons. They are
particularly vulnerable to the Wave Beam, which overloads them
causing the turrets to fire erratically before exploding. Samus is
also capable of occasionally deactivating Auto Defense Turrets by
scanning control panels.
This model of turret was replaced by Mega Turrets, which are shielded and have a
more powerful cannon.
- ↑ "Perimeter defense turret reinforced with
energy shielding. Frustrated with inferior armor plating on
standard defense turrets, the Space Pirates added energy shielding
to a modified heavy Cannon. The new shielding and increased Beam
strength makes the Mega Turret an efficient point defense
weapon." —Logbook "Mega Turret" (Metroid
"Auto Defense Turret. Use Missiles to break outer
casing." — Logbook "Auto Turret"
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