First appearance: CD:Chapter4:P21
The Durandal class is one of several variations of marauders used by the Creer Syndicate . Predatory in concept, the Durandal's firepower is concentrated forward, making it very powerful when attacking aggressively, but vulnerable to flanking maneauvers.CD Database-Ships
Awaiting your Theories
The Making of This
Additional tid bits
durandal and tycho are both vharacters in bungie's game: marathon.
parhaps there is a connection?