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All through the wording for tank shock it mentions "infantry unit". Does this mean that only infantry can be tank shocked, and jetbikes, jump infantry, swarms, and all the rest aren't affected by tank shock?
Tank shock should be able to be done against any unit, as the rules say 'may declare... tank shock enemy unit'. Infantry is only mentioned as they will be made to fall back. Obviously tanks, etc, wont.
Ofcourse it is also pointless to tank shock enemy tanks as it says they just move out of the way, so it is really only ever used against infantry, which in this case will include Jump, Swarms and the rest can be affected. Note however swarms are mostly fearless i think so will auto pass the Ld test.
the answer is "No," its not only infantry that is effected. Any enemy unit can be Tank shocked but its the effects that differ.
Troops must take a moral check, vehicles must give way and even Walkers are not immune.
So if the enemy model has a leadership value they must take a moral check, if the unit has no leadership value they must only give way and the only thing that interups this proceedure is "Death or Glory" on page 71 in the BGB.
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The plus side to tank shocking vehicles is two fold, you can move them out of the way, pushing them where you want them, not your opponent, and also it means YOUR vehicle gets to go where it wants.
It's also handy for blocking entrances/exits-cause a tank to be moved two inches to the right so now it's left door is blocked by another vehicle/impassable terrain, and the right door is against yur vehicle (1 inch away). Then, if the transport is killed, most occupants will simply die besides the 4-6 that can fit in the space behind, depending on lay out.
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EDIT: props to Tarzen for beating me to it. Boo-urns to me for not reading the entire thread first
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