The Major rank is the sixth rank for soldiers. Unlike most ranks, this rank only has one ability to unlock. Having a soldier at this rank allows the purchase of New Guy and Iron Will at the Officer Training School.
Abilities at this rankEdit
|Extra Conditioning||Confers bonus health based on what type of armor is equipped. Heavier armor increases the bonus.|
|Will to Survive||Reduces normal damage taken by 2 if in cover and not flanked.|
|Overdrive||Firing the MEC's primary weapon as the first action no longer ends the turn.|
|Low Profile||Makes partial cover count as full.|
|Deep Pockets||XCOM: Enemy Unknown: Confers an additional item slot in inventory.|
XCOM: Enemy Within: Grants one additional use of most limited-use items in the soldier's inventory.