Motorized Infantry

Motorized infantry are transported in trucks.

Targeting Motorized Infantry

Motorized infantry are targeted with FP. Their transports are part of the infantry unit and cannot be targeted separately. If the infantry are Dispersed, their transports are also Dispersed.

Movement

Motorized infantry move at Slow Speed. They move at Average Speed when being transported.

Reliability

Motorized infantry are subject to vehicle break-downs when mounted. A unit’s reliability is determined by its transport vehicle.

Rapid Deployment

Motorized infantry can use Rapid Deployment.

Motorized Infantry Example

Panzergrenadiers (Motorized)

Type: Motorized Infantry

Move: Slow/Average

Reliability: Average

Reaction: 3D

Weapon: Rifles and machine guns

  • Range: 4/8/16
  • FP: 5D AT: –

Weapon: Panzerfaust

  • Range: 1/2/3
  • FP: AT: 5D

Notes: Firepower Suppression. Deployed Anti-tank Teams. Going to Ground.

Firepower Suppression: Panzergrenadiers have more machine guns per platoon than normal German infantry giving them the Firepower Suppression ability.

Deployed Anti-tank Teams: Dismounted motorized infantry can deploy their Anti-tank Teams. Mounted infantry cannot.

Going to Ground: Dismounted motorized infantry benefit from Going to Ground. Mounted infantry do not.

About Jim Bambra

Jim has designed and developed a wide variety of games such as Warhammer Fantasy Battles, Warhammer 40,000, Star Wars Miniatures, Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay, Dungeons and Dragons, Star Frontiers, GURPS, Star Wars, and TORG. In addition to tabletop games, Jim has also developed games for PCs and consoles: Special Forces, Warzone 2100, Conflict: Desert Storm I & II, the Great Escape, Conflict: Vietnam, and Conflict: Global Storm, amongst others.

Combat HQ is his latest set of rules. It grew out of Jim’s desire to play a fast moving World War Two miniatures game that not only required him to make decisions as an army commander, but also contained sufficient detail to capture the intricacies and complexities of World War Two combat in an entertaining manner.

Jim lives in Fuerteventura where he plays a wide range of games from miniature wargames to video games. In his spare time he likes to read, teach Aikido and go walking with his dogs.

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