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The M461 Lion was a heavy assault tank used by the UNSC during the Post War Era.
The is similar to the M808B Scorpion MBT, because of its four seperate tread pods, but is much larger and bulkier. The Lion has one dual barreled Ultra heavy cannon, much like a smaller version of those found on UNSC starships, and can have one HMG mounted on it optionally. It's two cannons can fire a variety of shells 2 kilometers, its armor can withstand several hits from anti-tank missiles. Its first use was in OPERATION: NEW HOME LOST, where it was used to bombard the Syphodyte walkers and tear off their armor, allowing rockets to finish them.