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    Im confused on how this whole like HQ squad thing works. Could someone give me an example of their HQ?

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    Ok, first you have your officer, then his staff of 4 guardsmen.Included in th command platoon are a number of support squads if you want them..

    then you have your Platoon, which also has a command squad as above, and then has anywhere between 2 and 5 squads of 10 infantry. like below
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    Officer
    4 guardsmen, with a multitude of different wargear to choose from.

    Support squads, such as Anit Tank, Fire Support, and Sentinel support

    Troops

    Platoon command, wich has one officer, and another 4 staff
    1st/2nd/3rd...etc Squads, 10 man squads with special and heavy weapons if you desire.

    Hope that helps

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    Quote Originally Posted by Huitzilopochtl
    Here is my HQ Platoon from my .5k army for an example:

    Command Platoon ** pts
    Command Squad * * * * * * * * *+ [**] pts
    Lasguns (x2); Meltagun (x2)
    Senior Officer * * * * * * * * *+ [**] pts
    Power Weapon; Bolter
    Bionics {*} pts
    Carapace Armour {*} pts
    DUDE!
    Read the rules, posting of stats is a NO!
    Also, points costs are not to be posted on such a specific level.

    Anyways, I thought you were confused by the command structure...alot of people are :p

    My HQ is a little like this:
    Command Platoon(All with carapace Armor and SharpShooters doctrines)
    -Junior Officer: Honorifica Imperialis, Storm Bolter
    -Medic
    -Heavy Bolter Team
    -Master Vox

    Anti Tank Support Squad
    -3 Missile Launchers


    this is a good command for a 1000 point battle IMO.
    I gave my JO a storm bolter to help with ranged combat, because you don't ever want your Officer in CC. The Heavy Bolter is also a good choice because it pumps out alot of rounds which is good, the more shots you fire the more times you'll hit...hopefully

    As for the Anti Tank support, it'll add a bit of anti armor to your army, just in case it is lacking.

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    Heh. Oops. Now if you'll excuse me I have an angry English company to hide from...
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    Its just Im confused because Im so used to having 1HQ guy and then heres IG being all non-conformist with there HQ squads so im like "??". Thats my predicament, haha.
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    Such as...is this:
    Senior OfficerPower Weapon, Laspistol, Carapace Armor,
    Bionics & Medallion Crimson; 85

    Command Squad 2 Guardsmen, 1 with Meltagun; 2 Veterans: 1 Medic, 1 Standard Bearer. 32


    Fire Support Squad 6 Guardsmen, 3 Heavy Bolters. 80
    Fire Support Squad 6 Guardsmen, 3 Autocannons. 95
    4 Commissars Each with Power Weapon & Bolt Pistol. 46 EA
    3 Sanctioned Psykers Each with Laspistol & Close Combat Weapon. 12 EA


    :a single HQ choice?(found it on the GW website in the sample army list section)
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    That's right, although you should note that commissars, priests and sanctioned psykers do not count towards you're total allowance for HQ units.


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