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Force Commander
Rt sm force commander Dow2 dec hero anti infantry melee Faction Space Marines Health 820 Buy Reinf. Upkeep
Tier 1 Courage 100 Dow2 requisition
Armor commander Sight radius 40 Dow2 power
Size small Detect radius 5 Dow2 popcap
XP value 500 Speed 5 Dow2 time
Death +30 Model count 1
Melee skill 70
The Force Commander is a melee specialist who can inspire allied troops around him to boost their effectiveness. Data version: 3.19.1

The Force Commander is a Space Marine veteran assigned to lead an Astartes strike force. The title appears to be a temporary field rank, but in backstory terms a Force Commander is generally assumed to be a Company Captain or similar senior Marine. In gameplay terms, the Force Commander is a straightforward type close-combat hero with access to powerful weapons but also very tanky defensive wargear.

  • One of the strongest melee units
  • Can inspire and buff nearby infantry
  • The only hero that can summon Assault Terminators
  • The only hero that can be upgraded into a different unit (the Terminator Armor upgrade)