The Tyrant Guard (Tyranicus scutatus in High Gothic) is a heavy Tyranid creature effective in close combat and resembling a small walker vehicle. They are bred to protect Hive Tyrants as living shields. The Tyrant Guards are rumoured to have DNA and anatomy suggesting use of Space Marine genetic material.




Dow2 tyr rampageRampageCharge at a targeted location knocking over everything in the Tyrant Guard's path.
Dow2 tyr shieldwallShieldwallIncrease the Tyrant Guard's health regeneration but temporarily disable the unit.