Army US Forces
Type Infantry
Cost
340.0002
Population
9
Build Time 36s
Reinforce Cost
28
Squad Size 6
Entity Health 80

Paratrooper Support Squad

Paratroopers are elite infantry that are often deployed behind enemy lines to tackle key objectives and sow confusion.

Effective at medium range vs infantry. Can be upgraded for improved effectiveness against tanks or infantry.


Veterancy

680 XP

-25% ability recharge.

1360 XP

+25% accuracy, +25% grenade range, passive healing.

2720 XP

-20% weapon cooldown, -29% received accuracy.



Upgrades

2x M1919A6 LMGs

The M1919A6 Light Machine Gun was created in response to the German MG42 and provides mobile fire support.

Excellent fire support. Fires on the move.

Upgrade Time: 50s

120

1x M1919A6 LMGs

The M1919A6 Light Machine Gun was created in response to the German MG42 and provides mobile fire support.

Excellent fire support. Fires on the move.

Upgrade Time: 25s

60

M9 Bazooka

Elite paratroopers are given the M9 Bazooka and camouflage to ambush enemy vehicles.

Improves anti-vehicle power. Can camouflage in cover. Bazookas are more powerful on paratroopers than other units.

Upgrade Time: 40s

100


Abilities

'Cooked' Mk 2 Frag Grenade

The elite Paratroopers 'cook' their Mk 2 'pineapple' grenades, using up some of the timer so the grenades explodes quickly on the target.

Left-click ability, left-click target. Small blast radius.

35

Suppressing Fire

Accurate covering fire will force enemy infantry to the ground and keep them moving slowly for a short period of time.

Left-click ability, left-click target enemy infantry squad.

20

Tactical Assault

By steadying their weapons and focusing their fire, paratroopers attack more effectively, but are more vulnerable to enemy attacks.

Click to activate. Duration 10s. Modifiers: -2 posture speed, +50% received accuracy, +50% weapon accuracy. While moving: +150% weapon burst length.

20

Hold Fire

Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.

Toggle ability.