|“||The time has come to end this game, the future cannot be the same. To your destruction you both race, to bear and bird I'll leave no trace! My victory will be most splendid, when I rule all, and your life's ended!||„|
The Mecha-Grunty is a mechanical version of Gruntilda the witch. She serves as the main antagonist in the video game; Banjo Kazooie: Grunty's Revenge.
Mecha Grunty greatly resembles a mechanical version of Gruntilda. It's completed with claws, glowing green eyes, and a drill that resembles Grunty's hat. She even has the label Hag 1 on her waist.
Two months after being crushed under a rock in the ending of Banjo-Kazooie, Klungo created a mechanical verion of Gruntilda. This causes her spirit to escape, and she was able to live once more. She started her revenge by kidnapping Kazooie, went back in time, and causing enough misery throught the world. Banjo followed Mecha-Grunty back in time and tried to find Mecha-Grunty and Kazooie. He managed to rescue Kazooie after defeating Mecha-Grunty for the first time. After which the duo encountered her many times through the game, but there is really nothing "new" in the final battle related to the other battles in the game. After being defeated, the Mecha-Grunty body was destroyed, and Grunty's ghost returns to the hole her original body layed in. Shortly after her imprisonment, she instructs Klungo to fetch her sisters, Mingella, and Blobbelda, thus setting up the events of Banjo-Tooie.
Powers and Abilities
The Mecha-Grunty has a vast ammount of abilties. Since she's now a ghost inside a machine, she can't seem to use any of her magical abilities. But just because she as little to no magical powers, doesn't mean that she can't fight and defend herself. She's able to project a forcefield which wears away over time, can shoot electrical bolts at rapid speed, as well as shoot homing electrical bolts. She also has limited flight and and incredibly powerful armor. She also has great strength, since she often tries to ram or stomp on Banjo.
The only time when she can use her magical abilities is when her ghost leaves her mechanical body. Some abilities include casting illusions and shooting magical bolts.
- The remains of the Mecha-Grunty was used to make the Hag 1.
- Originally, Mecha-Grunty was going to have multiple forms, including a bazooka form and a tank form, but it was later scrapped to save space.