The Corporal rank is the second rank available to soldiers.

Abilities at this rankEdit

Class Abilities Description
XEU ClassAssault
XEU Assault TacticalSense  Tactical Sense +5 Defense per enemy in sight (Max +20).
XEU Assault Aggression  Aggression Confers +10% critical chance per enemy in sight (Max +30%).
XEU ClassHeavy
XEU Heavy BulletSwarm  Bullet Swarm Firing the primary weapon as the first action no longer ends the turn.
XEU Heavy Holo-Targeting  Holo-Targeting Shooting at or suppressing enemies also confers +10 Aim to any allies’ attacks on those enemies.
XEW ClassMECTrooper
MEC Trooper
XComEW Advanced Fire Control icon Advanced Fire Control Shots from Overwatch no longer suffer any Aim penalty.
Automated Threat Assessment Icon  Automated Threat Assessment Confers +15 Defense when in Overwatch.
XEU ClassSniper
XEU Sniper SnapShot  Snap Shot Removes the sniper rifle's restriction on firing and Overwatch after moving. Any shots taken suffer a -20 Aim (-10 Aim in XCOM: Enemy Within) penalty.
XEU Sniper Squadsight  Squadsight Allows firing at targets in an ally's sight radius. (In XCOM: Enemy Within, these targets cannot be critically hit unless using Headshot.)
XEU ClassSupport
XEU Support Sprinter  Sprinter Allows the Support to move 3 additional tiles.
XEU Support CoveringFire  Covering Fire Allows reaction shots to trigger on enemy attacks, not just movement.