The Commander's avatar

The commander linked into the avatar body


You play as The Commander, who is the main brains behind all of XCOM as he/she manages the XCOM project. He/she decides everything that happens from; what research project to start next, to commanding the troops on where to move on the battlefield. The commander's true form is completely unknown implying that you (the player) are the commander.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 10-B | 9-A with Psi Rifle, 8-C with Psi Lance, 8-B with Dimensional Rift

Name: Unknown (Called "Commander" by allies)

Origin: X.C.O.M

Gender: Unknown (either male or female)

Age: Unknown

Classification: Human, Commander, Resistance Fighter, Military Leader

Powers and Abilities: None | Overwatch, Mind Control, Dimensional Rift, Null Lance, Psi Fortress, Regeneration (Mid-Low) [1] [2]

Attack Potency: Human level | Small Building level with Psi Rifle, Building level using Psi Lance, City Block using Dimensional Rift

Speed: Normal Human travel speed | Superhuman travel speed with Hypersonic reactions

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Unknown

Durability: Human level | City Block level

Stamina: Very High (Thwarted the occupation of Earth without taking any rest)

Range: Dozens of metres with Psi Rifle and Null Lance, within line of sight using Dimensional Rift

Standard Equipment: None | Psi Rifle (Unlimited Ammo)

Intelligence: Master Strategist, Military Genius

Weaknesses: Easy to kill if not connected to Avatar Body. Psi attacks are less effective/less likely to work on targets with a high will. Psi abilities have a short cooldown before re-use.

Feats: Held off the original invasion for several weeks despite having feeble technology compared to the aliens. 20 years later the commander defeated the Aliens/ADVENT despite being heavily outnumbered/out gunned to start off with. Immune to: Acid, burning, poison, explosive damage (thanks to Psi Fortress). Immune to mind control and other mental attacks.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Overwatch: Grants a reactionary shot if the enemy moves within the unit’s field of vision.
  • Psi Lance: Fires a devastating beam of psionic energy in a straight line.
  • Dimensional Rift: Does a devastating amount of damage in an enclosed space. Does more damage to targets with a lower will and vice versa. “Void Rift triggers Schism if it procs Insanity. Multiple enemies can be hit with Insanity from 1 Void Rift cast. You can get multiple Mind Controls from Schism.”[3]
  • Mind Control: Can control the enemy for a short period of time

Note: Normal | Connected to Avatar


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