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Dow2 tyr zoanthrope icon Dow2 dec anti infantry ranged aoe Faction Tyranids Health 250 Buy Reinf. Upkeep
Tier 2 Courage 100 Dow2 requisition 400 25.5
Armor infantry Sight radius 55 Dow2 power 40
Size small Detect radius 5 Dow2 popcap 10
XP value 250 Speed 5 Dow2 time 25
Death +40 Model count 1
Melee skill 50
Slow, fragile artillery unit emitting the Basic Synapse and a powerful but short-ranged Regeneration Synapse. Data version: 3.19

Zoanthropes (Tyranicus animus aborrens in High Gothic) are psychic Tyranid creatures, apparently created by integrating Eldar genetic material.

  • Slow, fragile artillery unit
  • No melee attack
  • Projects a specialized Regeneration Synapse in radius 12, multiplying the health regeneration of Tyranid allies by 4.5x and scaling rapidly as the Zoanthrope gains levels
  • Also emits Basic Synapse