Danko, the Berserker Munition is an A.I. nanobiotic weapons system whom currently travels with the cyborg warrioress; Alita. Origin currently unknown, it acts as a self aware tactical guidance armament and accessory utilized by its combat orator and travel companion.
Danko's mechanical apparatus consists of a gun & trigger mechanism attached to a long, serpentine like body for mobility.
The weapon posses self-automated dexterous digits with which to release its nanotechnological bullets that release a mix of Berserker/Collapser spliced bullets. While coiled around a users arm, the mini-mecha can discharge these guided bullets along any visual target parameter.
The slugs are sure kill shots which destroy targest on a biomolecular level, R/C guided by the mechanoid itself to hit a target from odd angles. But it's charges can be deflected as they're slower than a railgun.
Danko doesn't like to be called a pet and react with hostility to those who call it that. Danko showed strong will, choosing to stay with Alita and stated that it has its honour as a gun.
Her only partner and confidant during her lonely trek across the galaxy.
Reacts with hostility towards due to her thinking him a pet.
- One of the earliest concept characters, a variant of Danko can be found with the first cover of Battle Angel Alita 1. This cover was shown in early magazines and published in Japanese and various languages.