When Edison and Tesla got the grand idea for Hypertropolis, the military was quick to grasp the opportunity to join their side. All branches of the military recognized the great potential of the work that the two great minds were about to perform, and rushed to aid them. The army, however, being a bit more brash than the other branches, demanded a military base within city limits to monitor the work that was being done to ensure that no un-American activities were taking place. Colonel Avery Jacobson is in command of the Base’s daily operations and is a strict, typical military hand.
The vehicle repair bays at the Outpost 452 are state of the art, and those with military connections are free to use them at any time.