- Feb 17, 2005
I was gonna say this. Once the front is pierced open, nothing encircles as fast as light tanks paired with mech infantryWell, even light tanks, if they overcome the enemy's Piercing, can do quite a bit of damage to unprotected infantry, and cause havoc in their rear areas. There is still significant use for them on the battlefield, especially with mechanized forces. Now, that might be less of an issue when the AI is taking care of things, but it's definitely something to bear in mind.
Also, a more iconic duo might be Turkey cozying up with the Soviet Union, but that might just be this board.