Makes sense to me! And to answer your second question, probably not - sense they've been rewarded with another season to continue the mediocrity!
And you'd think the girl would have at least taken the vital magical vacuum tube with her! Or maybe at least warned them that their signals could get messed with in a bad way. Oh, will the laziness of the writing ever stop reaching new heights?
I had a big problem with that. What was the purpose of blowing all the ammo on one Mech? Oh, right - to create a false sense of urgency in order to engage the plot contrivance of the Frequency-Block Save.
So Pope showed everyone how one super bullet blew a hole clean through a mech. Then they engage one and blow through most of their super ammo taking it down.
Edited by Make It So, Aug 8, 2011 @ 12:49 PM.