|Appearances||Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising, Advance Wars: Dual Strike|
|Affiliation||Green Earth and Allied Nation|
|CO power||Turbo Charge|
|Super CO power||Overdrive|
Jess (Japanese: ハンナ, Hannah) is a CO from one of the countries of the Allied Nations, Green Earth. She is one of the last CO's introduced in the second game; she debuts in the Green Earth campaign, which is the last of the Allied Nations' campaign.
Jess is a gallant tank-driving CO who excels at analyzing information. She is noticeably cool during the heat of battle. She often argues with Eagle (despite him being her superior), calling him nothing more than a "glorified flyboy." She dislikes "unfit COs," implying her distaste toward him. She also likes dandelions.
Under Jess's command, all vehicles have a 110% boost. All other units have only 90% in firepower. This is changed in Dual Strike, where her vehicles have 120% firepower and her infantry have normal power, finally making her a true ground specialist.
Turbo Charge: Replenishes fuel and ammunition for all units. Firepower of all vehicular units rises to 130%(150% in Dual Strike), and they receive a +1 movement bonus. All units gain +10% defence.
Super CO Power
Overdrive: Firepower of all vehicular units rises to 150%(170% in Dual Strike) and they receive a +2 movement bonus. All units are also refueled and resupplied. All units gain +10% defence.
While she's at a disadvantage on sea maps, most maps are land-based and are therefore to her advantage.
In competitive play, naval units are not used and air units are not used as much as vehicles are. In Dual Strike, she is one of the more powerful CO's since her vehicle firepower has been boosted significantly. That, in addition to her movement boosts makes her a great offensive option.
Jess has Tag Breaks with the following COs:
- Jake, 110%, "Heavy Metal" (1 star)
- Javier, 110%, "Green Flash" (1 star)
- Eagle 105%
- Drake 105%
- Hawke 90%
- Von Bolt 90%
"Let's switch now. It's for the best."
"Just another CO? Guess again!"
"Here's my chance..."
"Weakness has no place on the battlefield..."
"No fear. No hesitation."
"Time to turn the tables."
"Even the brightest of fires will eventually flicker out. That's the way of the world. There is no such thing as an enemy without a weakness."
Jess: "Hey, Jake? Let me give you one final piece of advice. You said you fight to defend others, right? Well, you sometimes must defend yourself. If we lose you, that would make the people back home... and me... sad. You get me?"
Jake: "Yeah, Jess... I gotcha. Thanks. For everything."
Javier: "At last! This old knight is going to make one final, glorious charge! Fighting to defend a lady is the knight's greatest honor... I shall defend you, Dame Jess, even if it means my life is forfeit!"
Jess: "Hmmm... Yes... Quite. Much appreciated, thanks. But since you're so excited, I'll leave the defending to you and focus on offense. Come on, Javier! Let's go for the jugular!"
"This battle will advance my tactical research."
Jess: "We're the best team ever for tank battles."
Jake: "It's true. No one can match us."
Jess: "I see... Results improve depending on your partner..."
Jake: "Yeah, you're the bomb, Jess."
- In Advance Wars 2, Jess carries an artillery shell and a jerrycan.
|COs:||Drake | Eagle | Javier | Jess|