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Scout Squad
Dow2 sm scoutsquad Dow2 dec anti infantry ranged Faction Space Marines Health 420 Buy Reinf. Upkeep
Tier 1 Courage 100 Dow2 requisition 210 35 7.65
Armor infantry Sight radius 55 Dow2 power 0 0
Size small Detect radius 5 Dow2 popcap 9 3
XP value 130 Speed 6.5 Dow2 time 18 4
Death +9 Model count 3
Melee skill 60
Versatile anti-melee unit that can be equipped with shotguns or a sniper rifle. May also add a Scout Sergeant who grants frag grenades. Data version: 2.0.2

The Scout Squad is a Space Marine light infantry unit used for recon and support. Scouts are Space Marines in training, their physical transformation as well as their skills still a work in progress.

Changes from retail DowII:Retribution

  • XP value decreased from 130 to 100
  • Sergeant XP value decreased from 150 to 120
  • Global value increased from 7 to 9
  • Melee skill decreased from 71 to 60
  • Shotguns now increase melee skill by 11
  • Explosive Shot damage increased from 1 to 8
  • Explosive Shot damage to retreating units modifier decreased from 1 to 0
  • Frag Grenade damage to retreating units modifier decreased from 5 to 4.5
  • Sniper Rifle cost decreased from 110/35 to 100/35
  • Advanced Infiltration Training reworked into Elite Training, which grants Infiltrate and increases health regeneration by 0.25 and energy regeneration by 0.15 when out of combat
  • Space Marine starting unit
  • Cheap, fast and fragile ranged infantry
  • Can Repair vehicles
  • Can be upgraded with Shotguns to deal with melee units
  • Can be upgraded with a Sniper Rifle to deal high damage in bursts at long range.
  • Can be upgraded with Frag grenades
  • Can be upgraded with Elite training, allowing them to Infiltrate and increasing their health and energy regeneration out of combat