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The Grunt is a common unit unlocked in the Prologue.
The Grunt is a low cost mobile unit with low stats. The Grunt has a very low cost, making it ideal for finishing off enemies, blocking tiles, or sieging. Additionally, its exceptional movement makes the Grunt a viable candidate for rushing entrenched units.
The Grunt's achievement is:
Destroy a troop with 6 SENSO-Gel or more with the GRUNT.
At tournament standard
The Grunt has 180 health and 140 damage at level 7.
- In the advanced tutorial #1, the Grunt, alongside the Striker, is used to demonstrate the interactions between melee and ranged units.
- Near the game's release, all units were balanced around the Grunt.
- On December 7, 2016, the Grunt's name changed from Soldier to Grunt.