Ah, nothing says “For the Emperor!” quite like an explosive-tipped hunting lance. Just watch out for flamers on overwatch.
When it comes to Imperial Guard we’ve always had an irrational fondness for quirky but non-competitive units such as Rough Riders, Ratling Snipers and Scout Sentinels. So we’re really hoping the Internet rumors are correct and all these wonderfully thematic units are getting buffed in 8th Edition Warhammer 40K. (And Ogryns too please, if it’s not too much trouble. We have a ridiculous amount of Ogryns.)