The general purpose Machine Gun is capable of sending rounds downrange at a high rate of fire.
  — In-Game Description 
Can target Ground Can target Air Damage Type
Yes Yes Sustained

General Information Edit

The Machine Gun can be a very good starting defense as it deals a reliable DPS to both air and ground units, especially when grouped with other MG turrets and buffed by a Transformer. It is the most commonly used turret for players of any level.

Tank-role units are highly effective in absorbing their DPS. Heavy Vehicles that are specified as such are the best at this job.

Strategies Edit

Is A Hard Counter To Light vehicles, Infantry

Is countered by Tanks, Artillery Units, Higher Level Light Armor, High-Level Infantry, Fixed Wing Swarms.

The Salvo and MG to deal sustained damage to armor while using the MG to cover the blind spot. Pairing i with a Railgun or a Flak Cannon are also good choices, as it can target both air and ground.

Upgrade Progression Edit

Level Cost Damage Per Second Range Speed Requirements
1 Free 250 380 150 N/A
2 Metal-Icon6,000 300 Command Center Lvl 2
3 Metal-Icon25,000 370 Command Center Lvl 3
4 Metal-Icon75,000 460 Command Center Lvl 4
5 Metal-Icon210,000 570 Command Center Lvl 5
6 Metal-Icon615,000 720 Command Center Lvl 6
7 Metal-Icon2,225,000 Command Center Lvl 7
8 Metal-Icon4,220,000 Command Center Lvl 8

Visual Progression Edit

Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
Machine Gun 1 Turret-Pic-MachineGun Machine Gun 3 Machine Gun 4
Level 5 Level 6 Level 7 Level 8
Machine Gun 5 Blank Blank Blank
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