The Captain rank is the fifth rank available to soldiers. Having a soldier at this rank also unlocks Squad Size II for purchase at the Officer Training School.

Abilities at this rankEdit

Class Abilities Description
XEU ClassAssault
XEU Assault CloseCombatSpecialist  Close Combat Specialist Confers a reaction shot against any enemy who closes to within 4 tiles. Does not require overwatch.
XEU Assault BringEmOn  Bring 'Em On Adds 1 damage on Critical hits for each enemy the squad can see (up to 5).
XEU ClassHeavy
XEU Heavy Grenadier  Grenadier Allows 2 grenades in a single inventory slot. In XCOM: Enemy Within, also adds 1 damage to Frag, Alien and Needle Grenades.
XEU Heavy DangerZone  Danger Zone Increases AoE on Suppression and all rocket attacks by 2 tiles.
XEW ClassMECTrooper
MEC Trooper
XComEW Repair Servos icon  Repair Servos Confers 2 health recovery at the start of each turn. A total of 6 health can be regenerated per battle.
Expanded Storage Icon  Expanded Storage Allows additional uses of Restorative Mist, Grenade Launcher and Proximity Mine Launcher in each mission, and increases primary weapon base ammo by 50%.
XEU ClassSniper
XEU Sniper Executioner  Executioner Confers +10 Aim against targets with less than 50% health.
XEU Sniper Opportunist  Opportunist Eliminates the Aim penalty on reaction shots, and allows reaction shots to cause critical hits.
XEU ClassSupport
XEU Support DenseSmoke  Dense Smoke Smoke Grenades have increased area of effect and further increase units’ Defense by 20.
XEU Support CombatDrugs  Combat Drugs Smoke Grenades now contain powerful stimulants that grant +20 Will and +10 critical chance for all units in the cloud.