Guards

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Information
Faction IPDILogoThumb.png Indo-Pacific Defense Initiative
Designation Anti-Vehicle/Anti-Tank
Cost Unknown
Construction Time Unknown
Unit Type Infantry
Produced at Fort
Ability Phosgene Warhead/Penetrator Warhead (Speed debuff/Heavy damage)
Heroic Upgrade Unknown
Dev. Status Conceptual
Country of Origin File:Cambodiathumb.gif Cambodia
Trained at Fort Kumbhalgarh, Anlong Veng
Key Features » Matador Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
» 9mm Beretta 98 Pistol
» Environmental Hazard Suit w/ Assault Vest
» Combat Knife
» Battle Scars (varies)


"Fist of the Infantry"
- Guards creed

Tactical Analysis

  • Heavy Lifter: Guards are heavily trained infantry that are capable of carrying heavier loads than standard Shepherds without slowing down. Sporting similar armor and equipment, they are as mobile and at home operating in uninhabitable environments as their MX-15 totting cousins.
  • Tank's Bane: Guards are issued with Matador Anti-Tank Rocket Launchers. Capable of firing two different warheads, the Matador is a flexible system. The Phosgene Warhead is equipped with a tracking system, and is faster to lock on and will track its target. It also causes an AoE slow effect on the area around the target upon impact. The Penetrator Warhead is dumb fire and requires a significantly longer lock on. However, it has much higher AP and damage, and will cause serious problems for enemy tanks. In addition, Guards can use their 9mm Berettas at close range against enemy infantry if the situation calls for it.
  • Dedicated: Guards are meant to be used against enemy armor divisions, and have limited anti infantry or anti air capabilities. Do note use them in such situations as they will be easily overwhelmed.

Background

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Indo-Pacific Defense Initiative Taskforce
Quantum Faction
Infantry TrailblazerDarterShepherdGuardsTroop CarrierLancerSignalerSharpshooterField CommanderVigilanteBroken Arrow
Vehicles HMCVFive TonnerFrontier JeepPanther Light TankPazifik-PanzerStriker Battle TankMastiff AA TankStarlight Intelligence VehicleHurricane Artillery PlatformSabretooth Heavy Tank
Aircraft Harrier Cargo HelicopterKestrel FighterOsprey Reconnaissance PlaneNeedletailBittern Attack HelicopterAlbatross Strategic BomberArgentavis Aerofortress
Navy Seeker Patrol BoatSentinel CorvetteTriumph CorvetteWhirlwind FrigateEndeavor Attack SubmarineEndurance LandshipFearless BattleshipProtector Submarine
IPDI Weaponry Upgrades SCR-21 Combat Rifle • QF 2-Pdr Gun • SR-50 EV Rifle • 5cm Flak 41 • 50mm Pak 43 L/50 • 8.8cm Kwk 50 L/71 • 10.5cm Kwk 52 L/68 • 12.8cm Kwk 51 L/55 • 15" Naval Gun • Splinter Missile System • 17cm Kanone 34 • 31" Apocalypse Gun
Structures
Defenses HardpointConcertina WireReinforced WallReinforced GateMinestripSentry TurretAegis CannonBirdwatcherScrambler BeaconTerraforming TowerCorrupter TurretStarfall Artillery Platform
Technologies Chemical WarfareCloud NetworkingArtificial IntelligenceTerraformingRadiological ReconnaissanceEnvironmental Shielding
Detailed Information IPDI Calvary BrigadesIPDI Guardian CorpsSoutheast Asian AirforceIndo-Pacific Guardian NavyBrink of DestructionIPDI High CommandIPDI Small Arms and Equipment