A blast of Vengeance
For a very long time it has been a mystery why and how the shards embedded in alloys of gold would emit such magnificent energy, which you could not only see but also feel to the touch. While in near proximity and direct interaction or contact these are entirely harmless and cause some small electrostatic zaps at worst, don’t assume that the Nucleus is totally harmless. Under specific alignment of shards and their integration inside the outer frame installation which is set to emit microwaves upon demand, the Nucleus is capable of striking enemy troops from far away with devastating effect. Now if only the recharge time would be a little bit faster..