|“||Ask yourself: Are you man enough, hero enough, insane enough to step into the ring of two of the most fiercest warriors in the galaxy? If you answered yes, you're a big, fat liar!||”|
— Commercial for the Galactic Gladiators show, GC
Galactic Gladiators was a popular Holovision show in the Bogon Galaxy. Sponsored by MegaCorp and filmed at the Maktar Resort, it was also one of the most dangerous shows on the HoloVid. It became famous for featuring the huge gladiators Chainblade and the B2 Brawler, whose appearances drastically reduced the amount of contestants on the show.
Ratchet came here to earn the Electrolyzer.
Battle for the ElectrolyzerEdit
Battle for the Electrolyzer was a Galactic Gladiators challenge. In this challenge, a contestant would have to survive 6 waves of enemies in order to win a brand new Electrolyzer, which then allowed the hacking of special locks. No bolts were awarded upon first completing this challenge, although upon a second completion the reward was 1,500 bolts. According to the scene when entering the arena, a consolation prize was rewarded: death.
Hazard Challenge - Watch Your Step!Edit
Hazard Challenge - Watch Your Step! was a Galactic Gladiators challenge. In it, contestants must battle through five waves of enemies to earn 1,500 bolts. The arena hazards were even more common in this challenge, as the rotating blades and flamethrowers appeared more frequently. It was one of the first arena challenges at the Maktar Resort.
The Endurance Challenge was a Galactic Gladiators challenge. It required contestants to battle through twenty waves of enemies for a reward of 2,000 bolts. On completion for a second time, the reward was 600 bolts.
The Mega Challenge was a Galactic Gladiators challenge. It required contestants to battle through ten waves of enemies, then face on of the largest gladiators, Chainblade. On the first completion, the reward is 3,000 bolts. On the second completion, the reward is 900 bolts.
The Ultimate Challenge was a Galactic Gladiators challenge. This challenge required contestants to battle through sixteen waves of enemies and defeat the gladiators Chainblade and the B2 Brawler to earn 7,000 bolts. It is the last challenge at the Maktar Resort arena.
- Timed Avoidance Challenge - dodge Chainblade for two minutes
- Time Challenge - Kill 30 Enemies in 30 Seconds
- Time Challenge - Kill 60 Enemies in 60 Seconds
- Time Challenge - Kill 90 Enemies in 90 Seconds
Limited weapon challengesEdit
- Wrench Expert Challenge - Don't Get Hit
- Limited Weapon Challenge - Use only 200(300) Lancer (Heavy Lancer) shots
- Limited Weapon Challenge - Use only 8 Gravity Bomb (Mini-Nuke) shots
Battle the B2 BrawlerEdit
Battle the B2 Brawler was a Galactic Gladiators challenge that required the contestant to defeat the B2 Brawler. It was the fifth Galactic Gladiators challenge and the winner would receive a prize of 5,000 bolts. 1,500 bolts were awarded for second completion of the challenge and 500 for any further times the challenge was completed.
The Chainblade Challenge was a Galactic Gladiators challenge. In this challenge, a contestant was required to defeat a large thug named Chainblade. It was one of the first arena challenges you could complete. On completion, the winner would acquire a prize of 4,000 bolts. 500 bolts were awarded for a second completion of the challenge.
Tag Team Battle Chainblade and the B2 BrawlerEdit
Tag Team Battle Chainblade and the B2 Brawler is a Galactic Gladiators challenge. In this challenge, a contestant must battle both Chainblade and the B2 Brawler in a tag team match. Upon completion, the reward is 6,000 bolts. If the challenge is completed a second time, the reward is 1,800 bolts.
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