Base Commanders are the most important person on their team. Without a doubt the most intensive workload is often applied to Base Commanders. Not only do they have the power to control Super Soldiers and auto spawning minions, they can also create unstoppable base defenses, or create masses of Siege Fortresses which can obliterate the enemy team from afar. To top it off, they have the potential to create huge armies of their own and add them to the Factions auto spawning minions. Base Commanders, can move just like Ship Commanders, and have powerful abilities which can be utilized to equip Ship Commanders with powerful buffs. To successfully play Base Commander, one not only needs to be able to macro well and develop a solid economy, he/she must also take care of his/her Ship Commanders. Failure to do so, will result in death and destruction.
Base Commanders have access to powerful hotkeys which allow them instant access to every single building type on the map. Use them to also swap between abilities and build functions.
There are many powerful offensive, defensive, and support based Base Structures. Some attack the enemy directly, others are focused on defense, and then others help Ship Commanders do their job more effectively. What structures you choose to build will determine your strategy. Click here to see all Base Structures.