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This is for an upcoming tourney. I don't have much more in the form of Infantry. I also have no interest in running an all Vet squad list, I don't plan to win, just want to have fun: Any thoughts?

CCS:
Plasma Gun x2
Lascannon HWT
Chimera

Veteran Squad
Meltagun x3
Chimera

INFANTRY PLATOON:

PCS:
Heavy Flamer
Flamer x3

Infantry Squad 1
Grenade Launcher
Autocannon HWT

Infantry Squad 2
Grenade Launcher
Autocannon HWT

Special Weapon Squad
Grenade Launcher x3

Heavy Weapons Squad 1
Autocannon x3

Heavy Weapons Squad 2
Autocannon x3

Vendetta Gunship

Vendetta Gunship

Leman Russ
Heavy Bolter Sponsons

Leman Russ
Heavy Bolter Sponsons

Leman Russ Demolisher
Heavy Flamer
Multi-Melta Sponsons

I plan to board the PCS and the Special Weapons Squad into Vendettas if I need to grab objectives last minute. Like I said, I don't really have anything else to work with as far as Infantry. So how will this fare?

"Take a moment, please. Ponder the depths of your insignificance."

"It would be disappointing if you were unable to overcome this simplest of defenses. Hilarious, but disappointing."

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There's nothing particularly wrong with any of the unit builds, except that HF in the PCS isn't worth its extravagant cost over a standard Flamer. I'm also not a fan of GL's as it is one of the lest efficient and capable SW's, but you're not bothered by that so not a big deal.

The Demolisher is most effective either with Plasma Sponsons or just a Hull HF, but your build is still decent and will make any opponent think twice about his vehicles' movement.

I also put units like SWS's etc in my Vendettas for late(r) turn Objective contesting etc, but I never expect the Vendettas to last that long....more of a 'holy shit, they're still undamaged so I can actually use them as I hoped' kinda moment

The list will certainly be fun and isn't 'weak' overall, although HWS's and 10 - Men Infantry Squads are 'weak'...as in easy to kill.

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