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Topic Subject:Grenadiers nerfed?
posted 08-01-06 04:07 PM EDT (US)         
I think their build time was increased like 10 seconds. Yay!

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posted 08-01-06 04:10 PM EDT (US)     1 / 9       
Grenadier build time was increased by 12 seconds.

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posted 08-01-06 04:22 PM EDT (US)     2 / 9       
the idea of train time based on res cost isnt that great, since some units are cheaper and great (longbow, dogs) and some cost a lot of res but are rather crappy (nadier, halbs)

so it kinda nerfed certain units that didnt need a nerf.

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posted 08-01-06 05:00 PM EDT (US)     3 / 9       
Yeah, grenadiers suck a lot now. It used to be that the only time I ever saw them was if I was playing a Russian or was using for a grenadier rush. Now there just isn't a point to making them.

Likewise with Ruyters.

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posted 08-01-06 05:10 PM EDT (US)     4 / 9       
does the grenadiers really needs to be nerfed?!
posted 08-01-06 05:16 PM EDT (US)     5 / 9       
well... at least french grens are unaffected.... :/
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posted 08-01-06 07:42 PM EDT (US)     6 / 9       
yeah i ff'ed today and this guy totally overpowered me with grens... he did like a late colonial and owned me he was ottos

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posted 08-01-06 11:03 PM EDT (US)     7 / 9       
Uh oh what about abus

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posted 08-02-06 00:05 AM EDT (US)     8 / 9       
They were nerfed even further. The building that produces their direct counters (Stable) is 30% cheaper.
I just don't see Grenadier rushes working any better in 1.08 than they did in 1.03-1.07. If anything they're probably worse.

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posted 08-02-06 00:59 AM EDT (US)     9 / 9       
The only grens we'll be seeing are probably the french UC ones.

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