Arch plotters and schemers in life, Grimghast Reapers are cursed in their undeath to kill indiscriminately. Those foolish enough to stand before a Grimghast Reaper usually end their lives hacked apart into bleeding chunks of meat.
Unit Size: 10 - 30 Points: 160/420
Battlefield Role: None
Notes: Battleline in Nighthaunt army
A unit of Grimghast Reapers has any number of models, each armed with a Slasher Scythe.
EXTOLLER OF SHYISH:
The leader of this unit is an Extoller of Shyish. An Extoller of Shyish is armed with a Death Knell instead of a Slasher Scythe.
Ethereal: Creatures whose bodies have rotted away are difficult to harm with ordinary weapons.
(positive or negative) when making save rolls
for attacks that target this unit.
Reaped Like Corn: The scythes wielded by these ghostly warriors can be swung in great sweeping arcs, cutting down whole ranks of enemy warriors.
You can re-roll failed hit rolls
for attacks made with this unit’s Slasher Scythes if the target unit has 5 or more models.
For Whom the Bell Tolls: A Death Knell steals the life-force of those that it batters to death, and redirects it to harm any enemy creatures that are nearby.
Allocate wounds inflicted by a Death Knell after allocating wounds
inflicted by Slasher Scythes. For each enemy model that is slain by wounds inflicted by a Death Knell, you can inflict 1 mortal wound
on an enemy unit within 3" of the model armed with the Death Knell.
DEATH, MALIGNANT, NIGHTHAUNT, SUMMONABLE, GRIMGHAST REAPERS