As a Mark-1 series Jaeger, Horizon Brave is among the first Jaegers constructed on Kodiak Island, Alaska when the Jaeger Program is greenlit by the Pan Pacific Defense Corps. Horizon Brave is deployed in combat alongside Romeo Blue, Tacit Ronin, and Coyote Tango.
In 2019, Horizon Brave accompanies Gipsy Danger and Lucky Seven to Manila to stop a Category IV Kaiju. Horizon holds its own against the Kaiju for a time before suffering critical damage from its barbed tail, requiring the assistance of Lucky Seven and Gipsy Danger, who kill the Kaiju. Horizon Brave had a record of two Kaiju kills before its destruction in battle in Lima.
Pacific Rim Novelization
Early Combat History
December 16, 2019, Horizon Brave accompanies Gipsy Danger and Striker Eureka to Manila to stop a Category IV Kaiju. Horizon Brave is overpowered by the Kaiju during the battle, Gipsy Danger and Striker are able save the Mark-1 Jaeger. Gipsy Danger kills the Kaiju.
Horizon Brave is armed with shoulder-mounted cryo cannons, used to freeze Kaiju in battle or power its melee attacks. "Sub-zero suckerpunch" and "Flash freeze" are two of its signature attacks. Like all Mark-1 Jaegers, Horizon Brave is powered by a nuclear reactor.
- The following is roster of named Kaiju defeated by Horizon Brave, assisted or on its own.
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Striker Eureka [novelization]
- Horizon Brave's appearance in Pacific Rim: Tales From Year Zero is a cameo. It is also featured on the cover of the graphic novel, fighting Meathead.
- Horizon Brave has a sister unit suggesting limited production.
- Horizon Brave appears in Pacific Rim: The Mobile Game.
- NECA's Pacific Rim "Series Six" figures includes a Horizon Brave action figure.
- Horizon Brave makes a cameo in Pacific Rim
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Mark-1 Jaegers
- ↑ @TravisBeacham August 13, 2013
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 Info taken from: Pacific Rim: Man, Machines & Monsters, page 59
- ↑ Traditional Chinese
- ↑ Pacific Rim: Tales From Year Zero
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 6.2 Pacific Rim: The Official Movie Novelization
- ↑ Pan Pacific Defense Corpse: Shatterdome
- ↑ 8.0 8.1 Pacific Rim
- ↑ 9.0 9.1 Combat Dossier: Striker Eureka
- ↑ Travis Beacham: Lucky Seven