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Cackling Chaos Conscript





Re-rolling morale is pretty unimpressive as a trait, even compared to below average traits like Black Legion +1 Ld with bolters/plasmaguns firing one shot at -1 to hit after advance.

I propose changing it to:
* all Word Bearers INFANTRY, BIKE and HELBRUTE units roll twice picking lowest die for Morale tests
* and their attacks and shots re-roll 1's to wound against enemy units within 8" of a friendly DAEMON unit.

So, when I have a unit of possessed or flesh hounds in combat with a bunch of conscripts, and there is a Leman Russ right next to them, my havocs get the re-rolls when firing at it.
Would that be fair?
Obliterators would not get the re-rolls by themselves right after deep striking, but possessed would always have the re-rolls.

I chose to wound re-rolls, because to hit re-rolls would not stack with Dark Apostles, which are kind of the Word Bearers thing.
This trait puts some emphasis on Word Bearers working together with Daemons, and there is some competitive edge taking this trait on something else besides characters just to use the summoning stratagem.
   
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Fixture of Dakka




It makes sense, but it's a tad clunky I feel, though I don't know what else to give them.

CaptainStabby wrote:
If Tyberos falls and needs to catch himself it's because the ground needed killing.

 jy2 wrote:
BTW, I can't wait to run Double-D-thirsters! Man, just thinking about it gets me Khorney.

 vipoid wrote:
Indeed - what sort of bastard would want to use their codex?

 MarsNZ wrote:
ITT: SoB players upset that they're receiving the same condescending treatment that they've doled out in every CSM thread ever.
 
   
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Possessed Khorne Marine Covered in Spikes





Not bad, not bad. IMO the summoning buff should be a trait and not a stratagem, though at this point it’s a garbage mechanic. Upcoming sexy may change that, though.

*edit* that was supposed to say “upcoming dex “ but I like it as-is.

This message was edited 1 time. Last update was at 2018/01/03 17:29:29


 
   
 
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