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This page is about Dawn of War: Soulstorm multiplayer and single-player units. For background information, see Dark Eldar.


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Haemonculus - Secondary Commander unit, high morale damage, detects infiltrated units, effective against all unit types.


[[File:|64px]] Tortured Slave Dow2 tier1 Builder unit of the Dark Eldar. Very fragile, but is almost essential for harvesting soul essence.

Mandrake Squad - Melee Scouts, can be upgraded with infiltration.

Warrior Squad - Infantry, effective at range, effective against infantry.

Scourge Squad - Heavy infantry, jump troops, effective at range, effective against infantry and heavy infantry.

Wych Squad - Heavy infantry, slows and morale damage, effective against commanders and infantry.

Warp Beast Pack - Daemon, melee, effective against infantry and heavy infantry, will attack allies if morale breaks.

Soulstorm/Mandrake Soulstorm/Warrior Squad Soulstorm/Scourge Squad Soulstorm/Wych Cult Assassin


Hellion Squad - Infantry (on gliders), effective at melee, good against infantry.

Reaver Jetbike - Fast moving, can uncapture, effective vs infantry.

Raider - Assault platform, most damage comes from mounted units, can jump terrain, equipped with dark lance to destroy vehicles.

Raven - Assault fighter, effective against all units, can short circuit to prevent vehicles and turrets from attacking.

Talos -Heavy vehicle, melee, can harvest sol essence, effective against all types.

Ravager - Heavy vehicle, default weapons effective vs vehicles and buildings, can upgrade against infantry, effective against aircraft.

Dais of Destruction - Ultimate vehicle, protected from range damage, effective vs all units, dark scythe front canal ability.

Soulstorm/Reaver Jetbike Soulstorm/Raider Soulstorm/Talos Pain Engine


[[File:|64px]] Kabal Fortress Dow2 tier1 Primary structure of the Dark Eldar that produces Tortured Slaves, Mandrakes and the Haemonculus. Must be upgraded to achieve tier 2, and once again to achieve tier 3.

Hall of Blood - Infantry units

Tower of loathing - listening post

Plasma Generator

Slave Chamber - increases pop cap, increases reinforcement speed, upgraded to demoralize enemies, or output soul essence for harvesting.

Dark Foundry - Vehicle Bay

Haemonculus' Laboratory - contains research to improve infantry units.

Thermo Plasma Generator

Wych-Cult Arena - Contains research to improve commander units, allows units: wych squad, talos.

Soul Cage - Allows units: Ravagers and Dais of Destruction (requires relic).


Piercing Vision - 40 Soul Essence - temporarily grants detection to single squad or vehicle.

Screams of the Dammed - 40 Soul Essence - Temporarily reduces morale of all enemy units.

Rend Soul - 150 Soul Essence - Temporarily disables abilities and causes damage.

Corrosion - 200 Soul Essence - Creates acidic cloud that reduces enemy unit armour.

Rekindle Rage - 200 Soul Essence - All abilities on target unit are instantly recharged.

Soulstorm - 275 Soul Essence - Guided area attack that does high damage and can harm friendly units.