Jack Archer

Jack Archer aka "The Giant Killer" Is the main character of Robotech: Battlecry videogame. He is a mercenary became a combat pilot, soldier, and RDF Wolf Squadron leader during the First Robotech War. Close friend of Roy Fokker.Ja.png







14 September, 1980




Dark Blue




6'2 m


84 kg kg


The Western Alliance, Robotech Defense Force


Robotech: Battlecry
Robotech: From the Stars 0: Promises

Biography EditEdit

[2]Jack is wounded after the SDF-1's space fold leaves him behind. (Robotech: Battlecry)Jack grew up an orphan during the global conflict that preceded the SDF-1's crash on Earth. Despite his reputation for being a rebel, Jack joined the military as soon as he was old enough to ensure his survival during the wars of the late 20th century. In the cockpit of a fighter jet, Jack quickly found that he had a natural gift for flying and combat. A protégé of Roy Fokker, Jack was one of the first pilots of the new Veritech Fighter and proved to be a valuable clutch in the first face-off against the Zentraedi invaders. [3]Jack's fighter. (Robotech: Battlecry)Where Jack Archer's military career really shined was during the Reconstruction Era after the climactic battle with Dolza's fleet. Jack Archer spearheaded covert missions against rogue bands of Zentraedi forces. During this campaign, Archer pursued the warlord Zeraal, who was working to sabotage Earth's rebuilding efforts. (Robotech: Battlecry)

By 2015, he was the commander of Wolf Squadron. (Comic: "Robotech: From the Stars 0: Promises") [4]Jack suffocates in space. (Robotech: Battlecry)Later in that year, Jack was trapped in a space fold with Zeraal. Zeraal was killed by Jack, and was left to suffocate in space, likely to die. (Robotech: Battlecry)

Background informationEditEdit
■Archer was the main character of the game, Robotech: Battlecry.
■Archer graduated from the Robotech Academy in record time because of his capabilities as a combat pilot, but although with less than spectacular grades (he hated to study), and was given a combat assignment with Wolf Squadron based on Macross Island. Finally he became the Leader of the Wolf Squadron.
■Although there are some indications that romantic potential exists between Jack and Izzy Randal as well between Jack and Helena Chase (Love triangle), for now they have kept their relationship strictly platonic.

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