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Overview[edit | edit source]
Compared to the Howitzer, the Katyusha Rocket have a splash damage value of 75% and radius of 2 tiles (instead of the Howitzer's 33% and 1 tile respectively), and do +15% damage against infantry units, but lacks the 10% damage penalty from Fighter Aircraft that the Howitzer have.
The Katyusha Rocket is a powerful, long-range rocket launch platform, with its wide explosive effect makes it very effective against enemy ground troops and buildings It is also a sort of pre-Rocket Artillery from the Information Age, giving the Russians a solid artillery advantage in the Cold War and Conquer the World campaigns.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Despite of being named after the Katyusha rocket launcher, it is modeled after the BM-14 rocket launcher.