International Incorporated

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International Inc
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General
Playstyle Generic Cheap Support
Faction Colour Grey
Type Blue Alert Tech Building faction
Dev. Status


A defence contractor based in Geneva, International Inc is the largest independent arms manufacturer in the world. Every world power has used, at some point, an International Inc design, so widespread is their influence.

At a Glance

Faction Color Neutral Gray
Playstyle Standardized warfare
Preferred Theatre of Operations Anywhere
Strengths Units are reliable, serviceable, and straightforward to use.
Weaknesses Forces lack much in the way of exotic abilities to mitigate usual counters.
Intended Players People looking to shore up their armies
Motives Arms profiteering.

Background

The Arms Dealers

During the Second World War, International Inc changed the world with the invention of the Mobile Construction Vehicle and the module structures that it manufactured, which heavily shaped the tactics of the Comintern and the Alliance of Free States. Rather than spending the vast amount of money expended by other companies to stay on the leading edge of technology, International Inc prides itself on designing simple yet robust designs to provide to smaller nations. The acclaimed Scorpion tank, its most successful design, is used in more than sixty countries.

Most famously, the designs manufactured by International Inc can be purchased by anyone that can pay; though they refuse to sell to terrorist organisations, they admit that their mail-order forms make it difficult to verify their buyer’s origin and intent. However, despite their noteriety as the largest conventional arms dealer in the world, a sizable portion of their profits are donated to charities and aid programs in various countries. Ironically, most of it goes to help rebuild the very countries they supplied weapons to.

Catalogue

"Since the founding of our company, and our creation of the groundbreaking Mobile Construction Vehicle, International Incorporated has striven to allow nations to access top-of-the line arms and materiel at minimal costs, letting those nations who wish to remain independent do so, while supplying all walks of life with our easy to use mail order system. From our factories to your hands, International Inc. can provide you quality technologies for whatever you need."

- Andrei Orlov, founder and chairman of International Inc., page 2 of the International Inc June 1972 Catalogue.

Units

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Enforcer Private military operators, Enforcers use assault rifles and grenade launchers to tackle various threats. They aren't particularly tough or skilled, but can be hired on the cheap.
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Missile Enforcer Utilizing ATGM and SAM launchers, Missile Enforcers can provide some added anti-vehicular and anti-air punch against the enemy and can paint a target for other units to pulverize.
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Assault Enforcer Armed with shotguns and a single flamethrower unit in each squad, the Assault Enforcer is a cheap means of getting in infantry who can press an attack and can throw flashbang grenades to get an advantage over the enemy.
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Leopard LAV A simple light armoured car with a mounted .50 cal heavy machine gun and seating for three additional personnel who can fire out of the windows, the Leopard is a recent design that is rapidly gaining traction on the world stage.
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Scorpion Tank The Scorpion, despite its simplistic and old-fashioned design, is one of the most popular light tanks in the world. They're sold so cheaply that it's not unknown for farmers to buy them as tractors. With a crew of three and a 90mm cannon, the Scorpion is a decent and affordable light tank. To aid in its role as a scout, the Scorpion can utilize a search light that can reveal stealthed units and illuminate dark areas at night
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Spider Tank A main battle tank in mass production by II, the Spider Tank doesn't seem like too much with its 120mm gun; standard array of machine guns and standard composite armor but the vehicle is cheap enough to be amassed in considerable numbers,
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Standard Issue Repair Ambulance Combining the features of an ambulance and a repair and recovery vehicle, Standard issues can help keep your army in the field once ordered from an II warehouse.
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Marauder Tank A heavy tank destroyer with twin 130mm guns, the Marauder Tank possesses heavy firepower, but lacks a turret, leaving it vulnerable to flanking. For protection, smoke grenade launchers can lay down a large cloud of smoke that protects the tank and others nearby, allowing for an unhindered advance or easy escape.
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Skysweeper Missile Tank A missile armed AA platform, the Skysweeper can overclock its radar to enhance the effectiveness of other Skysweepers... and microwave airborne infantry and paratroopers!
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Vanquisher Artillery A simple track mounting a one hundred and eighty millimeter howitzer on an adjustable base, the Vanquisher can fire in direct fire mode, which is effective against hardened structures and vehicles, or indirect fire mode, lobbing high explosive shells effective against buildings over obstacles.
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Skirmisher Heavy Transport A vehicular transport with heavy armour and room for four squads of infantry infantry, the Skirmisher is armed with a a pair of heavy machine gun for self defence.
IconParties.png Dozer International Inc uses dozers to make simple defences.

Aircraft

IconParties.png Eaglehawk Fighter A basic fighter jet with a rotary autocannon and a serviceable set of missiles, the Eaglehawk is widely used by those in need of a decent middle of the road fighter aircraft
IconParties.png Star Chief Interceptor A fortunate combination of fast and well armed with heavy air to air missiles, Star Chiefs can assist a client in countering enemy bomber formations.
IconParties.png Thunderblast Bomber Combining the role of tactical bomber and ground attack plane is the Thunderblast, which can rake positions with autocannons and missiles and drop heavy bombs to disrupt enemy defenses; though it lacks the ordnance to efficient against structures.
IconParties.png Swift Bird Observation Helicopter Though it only has unguided rocket pylons and a single heavy machine gun to its lightly armored name, the Swift Bird can use its searchlight to help designate targets and illuminate the area while potent sensors uncover stealthed units.
IconParties.png Backblast Gunship With unguided rocket pods, missile pylons, and a rotary machine gun, the Backblast can provide much appreciated Helicopter Hunter support to clients and can also fire smoke rockets to further support ground troops.
IconParties.png Air Hook Transport An exceedingly muscular twin rotor Helicopter, the Air Hook can carry even superheavies, a pair of tanks, four vehicles, or up to eight squads of infantry within its armoured hull and provide some support for a landing with a rotary cannon, incendiery rocket pods, and door mounted automatic grenade launchers.

Defences

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Complex Wall Complex walls are simple and reliable means to keep a base defended from enemy attack.
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Complex Gate Complex Gates can open and close as needed to keep enemies out of your base while letting your own forces through.
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II Battle Turret An update of the classic turret design, the Battle Turret is a simple 120mm cannon in a tank turret on a concrete base.
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II Guard Bunker A simple bunker with a machine-gun on a rotating base, the Guard Post can also garrison an additional squad of infantry to supplement its firepower
IconParties.png II SAM Site A battery of heat-seeking missiles designed to protect a location from air attack.

Structures

IconParties.png International Inc Warehouse These warehouses strongly resemble the war factories of the second world war, which is no coincidence as International Incorporated designed the original war factory. The IntInc version however produces only the vehicles from the catalogue, as listed above.
IconParties.png International Inc Air Field Providing some basic aircraft, International Inc Air fields can give a client some much needed boosts in campaigns to take the skies.

Behind the Scenes

  • International Inc is your average private military contractor.

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