EXALT operative
EXALT Operative is a new enemy in XCOM: Enemy Unknown's expansion pack, Enemy Within. EXALT Operatives are the most common foot soldiers of the paramilitary group EXALT. EXALT Operatives uses an EXALT Assault Rifle that has the same capability as the XCOM Assault Rifle. EXALT Operatives, in the game, is often being compared as a "mini-Muton" due to the fact both EXALT Operative and Muton has similar health levels, both are armed with grenades and rifles, but EXALT Operative's equipments are worse than Muton's. Other than that, there is another type of Operative, which is the Elite EXALT Operative, that has undergone intense gene modification and wields a Laser Assault Rifle and an Alien Grenade. EXALT Operatives are the first line of attack EXALT has. They can be stunned, but they will commit suicide if tried to be stunned and captured, so does the other EXALT soldiers.


  • Has no strengths or weaknesses against other classes.


  • Health: Bar01 Bar01 Bar01 Bar02 Bar02
  • Stamina: Bar01 Bar01 Bar01 Bar02 Bar02
  • Attack: Bar01 Bar01 Bar01 Bar02 Bar02
  • Defense: Bar01 Bar01 Bar02 Bar02 Bar02
  • Accuracy: Bar01 Bar01 Bar02 Bar02 Bar02
  • Evasion: Bar01 Bar01 Bar02 Bar02 Bar02


Effect BG 1 GrayEffect Icon 083Fanatical Nature

  • If health is below 30% and is inflicted with Stun or Incapacitation, will commit suicide.


EXALT Assault Rifle

  • 4 hits.
  • Attacks one enemy.
  • Ranged gun attack.
  • Inflicts:
    • Pain: Increases damage taken by 8%.
    • Lock-On: Takes more damage from ranged attacks.
  • Special properties:
    • Exploits Exposure: Deals extra damage against exposed targets.

Frag Grenade

  • 1 hit.
  • Attacks all enemies.
  • Ranged explosion attack.
  • Inflicts:
    • Exposed: Defense reduced by 25%.
    • Slowed: Evasion reduced by 25%.

Encoded Voice Communication

  • Buff.
  • Buffs all allies.
  • Buff tech.
  • Grants:
    • (All allies)Effect BG 3 GreenEffect Icon 076Secret Plans: Ally attacks now can inflict one more random debuff and has a chance to be joined by an ally.

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