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Yes, it's worth it. a. If you don't put armor on them, they will die, so even if a rookie gets kills and is promoted, they won't help you dead. b. To get promotions, a soldier needs to get kills, if they have lousy weapons that don't do any damage they are less likely to get the kills, also, because of this, when possible you should prefer to let the least ...
Yes - there's (almost) no downside to fully equipping your squad before embarking on a mission. Assuming you have enough armor and weapons to equip your higher ranked soldiers first, you should use the remainder of your gear on your rookies. The only situations where this is not the case are if: 1) You are using the Second Wave option 'Total Loss' (causing ...
To add to the other answers, which are excellent: The only reason that you might not fully equip your rookies is if you are short of money or resources and can only make a limited quantity of your best gear. In this case you will have to make a decision on (for example) whose survivability you increase: the rookies, who are more likely to die, or the ...
No, there is no cross-game play between the two. Both players would need to be playing either Enemy Unknown or Enemy Within. 2K community post for reference Console: Will players of Enemy Unknown Multiplayer be allowed to play together with players from Enemy Within? No, they are separate Multiplayer experiences.
Stunned enemies are stored in the containment facility, so you don't immediately get their corpses. However, once you destroy the containment facility, you do get their corpses. If you don't have a containment facility, you will get corpses immediately.
Once you are far enough into the game to buy ghost armour I equip the entire team with ghost armour. That way you can sprint with impunity. I start by ghosting up the entire team and rescuing as many civilians as possible. Ghosting doesn't stop you from sending civilians off to the ship or expose the soldier. Avoid over-watch when ghosting, as the last ...
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