Wiki Soldier

![Soldier](http://classicfortress.net/images/soldier.png "Soldier") The Soldier makes a great all-round offensive player with powerful weapons and great armor. Property | Rating --- | --- **Role** | Offensive **Damage** | ![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-empty.png) **Armor** | ![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png) **Speed** | ![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-gold.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-empty.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-empty.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-empty.png)![](http://classicfortress.net/images/star-empty.png) ## Class specific bindings Key | Command | Description --- | --- | --- **1** | `slot1` | *Equip [Rocket Launcher](Rocket-Launcher)* **2** | `slot2` | *Equip [Super Shotgun](Super-Shotgun)* **3** | `slot3` | *Equip [Shotgun](Shotgun)* **4** | `slot4` | *Equip [Axe](Axe)* **mouse2** | `+gren1` | *Throw a [Hand Grenade](Hand-Grenade)* **f** | `+gren2` | *Throw a [Nail Grenade](Nail-Grenade)* ## Class tips The following are in-game class tips that are displayed when spawning as a Soldier. >Use cover to take out a sentry gun with your rockets from distance. >Add a rocket jump to your grenade jump for even more distance and speed. >Rocket jump off surfaces for a big bunny hopping boost. >With its faster rate of fire, and greater accuracy, the shotgun (3) is more useful over long distances. >Use the super shotgun (2) to slow an incoming enemy and the rocket launcher to finish them off. >Use the super shotgun (2) at very close range to avoid splash damage. >Use a nail grenade (f) to clear a small room or block a bottle neck.