|This article is about the Titanfall: Assault Burn Card, and may redirect here. For the type of NPC Minion that can be fought against, see Grunt.|
They are best used as either a distraction or a means of capturing distant Hardpoints, as they can be deployed anywhere on the map other than an elevated structure or terrain element.
The drop pod deals a small amount of damage on impact that can almost kill any other grunts it lands on, although this does not affect Titans and is ineffective against most pilots.
The 5 troops deployed are fragile and extremely vulnerable to area of effect attacks, such as those of the Grenadier (Pilot).