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"Here ta fix your gubbin, heh heh hah!"

— when a Big Mek is finished training

Big Mek is the Secondary Commander unit for the Orks in Dawn of War. They can be trained at Da Boyz Hut for 190 Requisition, 60 Power and 2 Ork Resources. Like most commander units, only one can be queued at a time.


  • Commander unit (Secondary).
  • Boosts Morale recovery when attached to squads.
  • Uses many powerful abilities focused on damaging enemy vehicles.
  • Effective against all unit types. Excels at close combat.


Big Meks have:

  • 1050 Hit Points
  • 550 Morale
  • Deals 137-182 melee damage
  • Deals 122-148 ranged damage
  • Counters Infantry.


This is the secondary Ork commander unit. It is not as tough as the Warboss, but has more special abilities and can also repair vehicles if needed.


When selected[]

  1. You need sumfing fixed...?
  2. Yeah?
  3. Wot izzit?!
  4. Where to?
  5. I got da good bits fer dis fight, ha ha ha haaah!
  6. Don't bovver me! I'm workin' on sumfing.

When moved[]

  1. Okay...
  2. I'm going.
  3. Why's I walking?!
  4. Where's da trukk...?
  5. Footsloggin' it is...
  6. I should invent sum kinda machine, dat makes walkin'...fasta!

When ordered to attack[]

  1. I'll open 'em up...
  2. I'll duff 'em all ova!
  3. Choppin' time!
  4. Dey don't stand a chance, ha haaah!
  5. Let's go!

When attacking[]

  1. Take 'em down!
  2. Pull 'em limb from limb!
  3. We're gonna kill 'em all, ha ha haaaa!
  4. Have anuvva go, if you fink yer 'ard enuff!

When using Tank Zappa[]

  1. Gonna put da stops on dem tanks!
  2. Time for da big boom!

When repairing[]

  1. Fixin' it up!
  2. Awright. Let me get out my tools, den.

When attaching to a squad[]

  1. Oi! You boyz follow me, or I'll give ya a thump!
  2. Let's go stomp sumfin'!

When leaving a squad[]

  1. I'm leavin'.
  2. You go over dere, I'm goin' over 'ere.

When morale has been depleted[]

  1. Come on, lads! LEG IT!
  2. Get ta runnin', lads! You wanna be worm food?!
  3. Time ta 'oof it outta here!

When morale has been restored[]

  1. Stop yer runnin'! You look like a scared humie!
  2. We got ourselves enuff boyz to get back in da fight.

When embarking a transport[]

  1. Finally. No more walkin'!
  2. Now dis fing could use sum flashy bits!

When leaving a transport[]

  1. I fixed a few fings whiles we were gettin' 'ere. Probably didn't break nuffin' important, though!