Army Wehrmacht
Type Vehicle
Cost
490
185
Population
18
Build Time 60s
Entity Health 960
Armor 260/90

Panther PzKpfw V Medium Tank

Germany's premier medium tank, the Panther has great frontal protection but weaker side and rear armor. The deadly KwK 42 75mm main gun provides excellent armor penetration.

Effective against all armored vehicles. Weak to infantry anti-tank.


Veterancy

2530 XP

Unlocks the 'Blitzkrieg Tactics' veteran ability.

5060 XP

+10% armor, +40% turret rotation speed.

10120 XP

-30% reload, +20% rotation speed, +10% acceleration.



Upgrades

Spotting Scopes

Vehicle commanders apply spotting scopes to improve their targeting capabilities by increasing line of sight.

When equipped, increases vehicle line of sight when the vehicle is stopped.

Upgrade Time: 20s

30

Pintle-mounted MG42 machine gun

Tank crew uses the pintle-mounted MG42 for additional defense against infantry and aircraft.

Pintle machine gun offers some 1200 rounds per minute of extra protection.

Upgrade Time: 45s

50


Abilities

Blitzkrieg Tactics

Tanks employ well-practiced Blitzkrieg tactics, fully utilizing the capacities of their vehicle to execute rapid maneuvers and thereby avoid enemy fire.

Fast-moving tanks are harder to hit and gain increased acceleration.

30

Panzer Tactician

Use equipped smoke dischargers to block the enemy's line of sight.

Smoke blocks line of sight. Use smoke to reposition or cover a retreat.

30

Hull Down Release

Releases vehicle from Hull Down mode.

Prioritize Vehicles

Attacks vehicles freely, but holds fire against infantry and structures unless given an explicit order to fire.

Toggle ability.

Hold Fire

Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.

Toggle ability.