Army Soviet
Type Infantry
Cost
300
Population
8
Build Time 30s
Reinforce Cost
25
Squad Size 6
Entity Health 80

Penal Battalion

'Independent thinkers', vicious criminals, and hardened troops serving time for minor offenses are given a chance to redeem themselves through blood--theirs or the enemy's.

Effective anti-infantry squad, equipped with Satchel Charge explosives. Can be upgraded with PTRS anti-tank rifles.


Veterancy

640 XP

Unlocks the 'To The Last Man!' veteran ability.

1280 XP

+30% accuracy -20% weapon cooldown.

2560 XP

+30% accuracy, -15% received accuracy, Satchel Charge cost from 45 to 35 munitions.



Upgrades

PTRS 41 Anti-tank Rifle

The semi-automatic PTRS 41 fires 14.5mm rounds that can pierce light armor and smash defenses.

One heavy PTRS rifles improve anti-vehicle and anti-structure capability.

Upgrade Time: 20s

30

PTRS 41 Anti-tank Rifles

The semi-automatic PTRS 41 fires 14.5mm rounds that can pierce light armor and smash defenses.

Two heavy PTRS rifles improve anti-vehicle and anti-structure capability.

Upgrade Time: 30s

60


Abilities

Throw Satchel Charge

Satchel Charges are bundles of explosives that do heavy damage to structures, vehicles and any other nearby targets.

Effective and large blast radius can damage most targets. Can cause engine damage on vehicles.

45

To the Last Man

Seeking to redeem themselves regardless of the cost, the Penal Battalion fights harder as they lose squad members.

Increases weapon accuracy, rate of fire and improves survivability when the squad loses members.

Throw Anti-Vehicle Satchel Charge

The Penal squad will toss the heavy satchel charge onto the target vehicle in an attempt to disable or destroy it.

Left-click to select ability, left-click on enemy vehicle target. Effective vs. all vehicles.

45