Sidewinder (LW2)

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The Sidewinder is a more mobile variant of the Viper, which will more often than not attempt to flank your soldiers. They are equipped with a shorter ranged weapon than regular Vipers.

Sidewinder Abilities
Ability Description Rank Needed
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Tongue Pull
Grab a target with your tongue and pull them to melee range. Only humanoid targets can be pulled.
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Bind and Crush
Bind and crush an adjacent humanoid enemy. Allied units can fire upon the immobilized target.
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Poison Spit
Spit deadly poison at an area.
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This alien does not trigger overwatch or reaction fire.
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Hit and Run
Once per turn, gain an additional move action after taking a standard shot at a flanked or exposed target with your primary weapon. Serpens (Mk2)
Sidewinder Potential Tactical Dark Events
Ability Effected Ranks Chance to Adopt While Active
Center Mass
Center Mass
All ranks 16%
All ranks 50%
Hard Target
Hard Target
All ranks 33%
All ranks 8%
Will to Survive
Will to Survive
All ranks 15%