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These sophisticated missiles are the pride of the Coalition. Capable of anti-starship and anti-ground combat, the Hunters are fire-and-forget weapons with highly sophisticated computerization, sensors, and AI.

After a priority list is downloaded into the missile immediately prior to launch, it travels on its own, avoiding enemy point-defense and locking on to the best target available by priority. The computers factor in everything from enemy velocity to the intensity of enemy point-defense fire and range to determine the best target.

Attempts by the League to deploy Hunters have noticeably failed. The Matrinads, however, are very close to finishing their own version