Ripper Swarm

Tyranicii Tyranicus Omniphagea

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Ripper Swarm - Tyranicii Tyranicus Omniphagea

Spawned From: Reclamation Pool (via Deep Strike adjacent to building) after the Perfect Link upgrade to the Hive Spire.
Combat Role: Support Infantry
Unit Size: 10
Squad/Support Cap: Free
Hard Cap: 3

Abilities:
  • Very resilient.
  • Synaptic Independance.
  • Can Garrison inside of Reclamation Pools.
  • Can uncapture but can not capture Strategic Points.

Effective Against: Infantry

Global Upgrades:
  • Biomorph - Ripper Swarm Toxin Sacs. Dramatic increase to melee damage. Requires the Perfect Link upgrade to the Hive Spire.
  • Biomorph - Ripper Swarm Leaping. Increases speed while charging. Requires the Perfect Link upgrade to the Hive Spire.
These upgrades may be purchased from any Reclamation Pool, these upgrades will affect all of your Ripper Swarms. Their effects do stack.

Strategy:
  • Use them to distract and draw fire away from the bigger Tyranids.
  • Great for body blocking and locking enemy units in melee.
Released on: Wed Oct 28, 2009 12:35 am
from: Ministry
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