Army British Forces
Type Infantry
Cost
360
Population
9
Build Time 36s
Squad Size 1
Entity Health 82

.55 cal Armor-Piercing Sniper

The British .55 cal Armor-Piercing Sniper is expertly trained to respond to the threat of their dangerous German counterparts. High-powered Boys Anti-Tank Rifles allow them to engage more than just infantry.

Effective against infantry, support weapons, and light armor. No movement penalties when moving through rough terrain.


Veterancy

720 XP

Unlocks the 'Critical Shot' veteran ability.

1440 XP

+10 sight range, -33% received accuracy.

2880 XP

+100% damage, -30% reload, +30% penetration.



Abilities

Hold Fire

Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.

Toggle ability.

Coordinated Fire

Orders all available 25-pounder howitzers in the British Army HQ to take aim and fire on the designated target.

Left-click ability, left-click target. All HQ howitzers will fire 6 shells at the designated target.

45

Critical Shot

After pinpointing the most vulnerable part of a target, the Sniper puts a 13.9mm round into it.

Left-click ability, left-click target. Can be fired at any unit, temporarily disabling the target.

30