As a small squad based you are often faced with overwhelming enemy numbers, you lack the resources of the massive outfits that are able to field hundreds of players at once, yet all is not lost.
If you take the time to study where you will attack and defend and decide in advance how you will do this you can more than hold your own, I often find that our single MoX squad we will make a huge difference to a fight. Much of this is possible by knowing what our strengths and weaknesses are Continue reading →
Planetside2 can be an awkward beast for the leader of a small squad, especially when you consider that you are a 12 man drop in a battle containing potentially hundreds of individuals on each side. With the introduction of a Lattice system on Indar funneling players into predictable locations many people have loudly complained that there is nothing for their small squads and outfits to accomplish.
My character in Planetside 2 is PirateCat, and I play most often as a medic and regularly as a squad leader for MoX fighting for the Terran Republic on the Miller Server. A veteran outfit from Planetside 1 containing individuals from across the globe who are united by a desire to work together well as a unit fighting away from the zerg and defeating the enemy through superior training, tactics and cunning. We have developed a number of strategies to allow us, as a small outfit to not only survive, but thrive in an environment where numerical superiority is often considered the only way to win.