54 against aircraft
Extremely high Attack Speed.
- 1 Background
- 2 Abilities
- 3 Game unit
- 4 Changelog
- 5 Quotes
- 6 Videos
Background[edit | edit source]
The Slingshot is a mobile anti-air weapons platform utilizing GDI hover technology. Advanced radar systems allow the Slingshot to track and engage airborne targets at extreme ranges, enabling effective and cost efficient air cover for GDI ground forces.
Abilities[edit | edit source]
Effective against aircraft, cannot target ground. Has extremely high Attack Speed and 2 Attack Range.
Game unit[edit | edit source]
The only long range anti-air unit, Slingshot can easily deal with light aircraft, especially drones. In numbers or with good support can even take down heavy aircraft. The long range allows it support other ground units in a fortress without a need to maneuver much and damage advancing aircraft before it can do significant damage to the Slingshot.
Slinghot is vulnerable to ground units.
Personality[edit | edit source]
Professional and formal. When idle, moves the guns around.
Changelog[edit | edit source]
- Balance update 2019-07-31: Cost increased to 50 from 40
- Balance update 2019-09-12: Health decreased from 1800 to 1500
Quotes[edit | edit source]
When created[edit | edit source]
- Anti-air, ready to roll
- Slingshot, eyes on the sky
When selected[edit | edit source]
- Slingshot monitoring
- Ready for action!
- Watching the horizon
- Slingshot's guns are loaded
When moving[edit | edit source]
- Hovercraft engaged
- Moving out
- Anti-air, relocating
When ordered to attack favorably[edit | edit source]
- Lock and load!
- Slingshot will bring them down!
- Firing solution locked
When ordered to attack unfavorably[edit | edit source]
When ordered to attack unreachable target[edit | edit source]
- No targeting solution
- Can't target
When in favorable or neutral engagement[edit | edit source]
- Clipping their wings
- Knocking them out of the sky
- Filling them full of holes
When in unfavorable engagement[edit | edit source]
- Slingshot under attack
- Slingshot in jeopardy
- Anti-air exposed
Videos[edit | edit source]