The Black Hand Faction is a playable faction in Command & Conquer 3: Kanes Wrath
The Black Hand are a well feared order of warrior priests within the Brotherhood. They specialize in powerful and highly trained shock trooper infantry. The Black Hand standard infantry are the Confessor Cabals. All Black Hand Squads come with veteran status when trained and the Black Hand commando comes at heroic rank. The Black Hand faction is unique for being the only faction to allow two commandos to be trained at a time. The Black Hand's Purifier is an earlier model of the standard Nod Avatar and come equipped with flamethrowers but cannot be upgraded. However the Black Hand do not have any stealthed or air units such as the Nod Venom. Without the Black Hand instead have a new unit known as the Mantis to deal with any enemy air threats.