The Tyranid Mod is an ongoing additional race modification for the original Dawn of War series, based on the Tyranid army from the Warhammer 40k tabletop game.

Tyranids are an intergalactic predator race which moves in hivefleets from world to world, devouring all living things and natural resources they can; leaving behind nothing but a barren rock, devoid even of atmosphere. Seemingly without individuals, Tyranids have a single hivemind that spans billions of their genetically-engineered combat organisms. Faceless and implacable, the Tyranid race is unrelenting and unstoppable. And their origins remain a complete mystery.

Although now already featured in Dawn of War 2, the Tyranid Mod Team is still hard at work trying to bring the Tyranids to Soulstorm (and if we can, Dark Crusade as well).

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0.5b3: Nearly Here

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Hey folks,

Sorry about the wait, I know we run on extreme Valvetime but we do eventually get things done.

We now have a near-final version of 0.5b3 and we're just about to go into final AI updates and playtesting before release.

I can't say how long that will take, but given how long it is between releases and how little you all hear from us it seemed like something our long-time fans would want to know. :)

And for all the Dawn of War modders still out there, we're following through on our art resource plan. The new version is a dual-mod: art resources in one mod and our code in another. This should mean that for those modders who want to combine our full mod with theirs, they can do that, but you'll also have the option of just combining our models and sound art if you want to write an entirely new mod from the ground up without fear of our mod's code disrupting yours. There are going to be absolutely no excuses for anyone stealing our work now.

Again, I know this has been a long wait for you all but we're almost there.

0.5b3: Even More Developing

0.5b3: Even More Developing

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In which we recount the updated state of the mod and what's going on

0.5b3: More Developing

0.5b3: More Developing

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The current development list for 0.5b3 and where we're up to.

More Tyraniduary...

More Tyraniduary...

News 12 comments

Keeping the Tyranid love rolling, here are some fun ways to expand your Tyranid play in Dawn of War

Tyraniduary!

Tyraniduary!

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New GW releases soon! Rumour time and NidMod talk!

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Tyranid Mod v0.5b2 for Soulstorm

Tyranid Mod v0.5b2 for Soulstorm

Full Version 309 comments

Please be sure to update your Objective Points mod (see below) -- 0.5 beta 2: The second 0.5 series beta release for Soulstorm. If you have 0.5b1 installed...

Tyranid Mod v0.5b1 for Soulstorm

Tyranid Mod v0.5b1 for Soulstorm

Full Version 18 comments

0.5 beta 1: The first 0.5 series beta release for Soulstorm EDIT: Note that this has a bugfix you will need to perform to get the most out of 0.5b1

Tyranid Mod v0.45-SS

Tyranid Mod v0.45-SS

Full Version 45 comments

Latest Tyranid Mod release for Soulstorm - updated from the 0.45 Dark Crusade release. Includes new Soulstorm AI and flyer interaction update (no, that...

Tyranid Mod v0.45-DC Multiplay Fix

Tyranid Mod v0.45-DC Multiplay Fix

Patch 7 comments

This is a patch that fixes two bugs with the 0.45-DC release - the "Incompatible Game Active" multiplay bug, which prevents people from being able to...

Tyranid Mod v0.45-DC

Tyranid Mod v0.45-DC

Full Version 23 comments

Latest Tyranid Mod release for Dark Crusade. Includes graphical and gameplay updates - and no longer contains any non-Tyranid models.

Tyranid Mod v0.401

Patch 27 comments

Tyranids 401 Release -------------------- Bug fixes - The mod manager now works properly EVERY time. - The heroes mod now works properly with the tyranid...

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Guest
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how can there be tyranids for DOW2 an 3 but 1 is hard to make updates for..

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Guest
Guest

DoW2 was a company project with multiple people hired. The Tyranid Mod is a hobby with few people working on their free times, for free.

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forealdo
forealdo

There are no Tyranids in DOW 3.

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DefauIt
DefauIt

I still believe

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Guest
Guest

Dead mod

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Gambit_1
Gambit_1

FAAAR from it.
The mod is alive and kicking, BUT sometimes RL is a real pain in the arse to some of us, so to return, it takes some time... :(

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Guest
Guest

i wouldn't mind just having the v0.5b2 forever if the ai could work. it just makes genestealers and explore even with the miors ai patch

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Gambit_1
Gambit_1

Your concern and interest is understood brother.
But b3 is REALLY close.

There were some really hard RL issues in the way, and so the development was stalled.
But rest assured, there will SOON be news !! :)

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Guest
Guest

Tell me lies, tell me sweet little lies :)

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