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Old 07 Jul 2007, 21:42   #1 (permalink)
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Default Commander type?

I want to know. Im building a probally static army. What commander should i use. Etheral or the Battlesuit. Give reasons please.
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Old 07 Jul 2007, 21:50   #2 (permalink)
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Battlesuit is a 1+ requirement. Really, unless you are running huge numbers of FW and Crisis suits, stick with battlesuits. THe ethereal's leadership bonus really only comes in handy if you have many, many squads, and cover is scarce.
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Old 07 Jul 2007, 21:52   #3 (permalink)
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Use the Battlesuit. Because you have to - just like firewariors, it's compulsory to have at least one of these. So I guess if you can only afford one, it's a no brainer. Not much else to say, unfortunately.
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