Posted on Monday, October 02 2006 @ 00:30:00 CEST by LSDsmurf
Let's start with resources. There are three of them in Company of Heroes: Manpower, Munitions, and Fuel. Holding more territory on the map gains you more Manpower, and holding specific key areas of a map will gain you Munitions and Fuel at a faster rate. Manpower is your most vital resource, as it mainly allows you to recruit new troops into battle. Munitions is used to build many structures, and is also used for upgrades for certain squads and for your troops' special attacks like satchel charges or grenades. Fuel is used to build armor and certain buildings, and often winds up being the most scarce resource out of the three..