Rear Echelon Troops
Rear Echelon Troops are often caught up in combat augmenting frontline combat troops. Effective defenders and versatile, no army can do without them.
Good for crewing team weapons, constructing defenses, hasty battlefield repairs, or last ditch infantry pushes.
-23% received accuracy, -20% weapon cooldown.
Increases the squad size to 5, +0.5 HP/s repair rate per model.
Hazard Removal Package
Squad loses firepower as a mine detector replaces one of their weapons. Also allows the cutting of wire.
Allows Battlefield Mine Detection (Passive). Unlocks the 'Wire Cutters' ability.
Upgrade Time: 10s
(PASSIVE) M2 Flamethrower
Flamethrowers add a risk of explosive death if hit by incoming projectiles.
Improves anti-infantry capability with area-effect weapon.
Upgrade Time: 20s
Rear Echelon Troops can repair any damaged structure, vehicle, or bridge with a repair rate of 1.6 HP/s per model.
Right-click on damaged object, or select Repair and left-click.
Rear Echelon Troops lay down a volume of fire with their rapid-firing carbines. While active, the targeted squad slowly becomes suppressed.
Duration 15s. Targeted squad is suppressed over time.
Wire Cutters are used to cut through barbed wire fences or barbed wire fields.
Left-click and target enemy barbed wire.
M23 Smoke Screen Grenade
Fires a rifle grenade smoke round that creates a line of smoke in the targeted direction. Any vehicles hit by the grenade will be temporarily blinded and slowed.
Left-click ability, left-click target area.