"A one on one fight against any Covenant ship is near unwinnable, but not impossible. Not with the new Romulus"
―Anonymous Navy Crewman
A successor to the Gladius-class Heavy Corvette, the Romulus-class Heavy Corvette is considered the smallest “true” warship, with a spinal mounted MAC, missiles, and point defence guns. Fitted with powerful sensors and stealth technology, they perform patrol and security roles along with long range intra-System missions, often tackling more distant sectors, or assigned to strategic systems. Such vessels are used to combat piracy, smuggler, and In the event of planetary attack, the act as reconnaissance and skirmishers, picking off stragglers and monitoring enemy fleet movements.