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Capture building
Gen1 Capture Building Icons
Upgrade
Affiliation

USA
China
GLA

Research
Cost

$1000

Build time

0:30

Produced by

Barracks

Function
Hot key

C

Unlocks

Capturing buildings is possible

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Let's change the decor!
- Ranger, using his Capture Building ability

Capture Building is an upgrade available to any general, enabling their basic infantry to capture buildings

Background

In modern wars, generals realized that the battlefield was too dangerous for engineers to be deployed. In order to prevent unnecessary loss of life, infantry were trained to capture enemy buildings, even high-tech structures like Super Weapons. Base defenses however, cannot be captured.
Generals Tutorial Rangers Take Derricks

USA Rangers raise the flag and capture the building during Operation: Silent Dawn

List of units affected

We will claim it for China!
- Red Guard, using his Capture Building ability

Tactics

Their tools may serve us well!
- Rebel, using his Capture Building ability

With a Para Drop, Sneak Attack or Rebel Ambush a General could be able to capture buildings of the enemy (and use or sell them immediately), this is usually faster than destroying the buildings, but the soldiers become easy pickings out in the open. Patrolling or guarding units and land mines are hard counters to potential building theft.

China's Black Lotus — or Super Lotus for General Shin Fai — is an expert in taking buildings and at more than twice the speed of ordinary infantry, but are always vulnerable to anti-infantry units.

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