Once a Deathmage of formidable power, the Briar Queen was imprisoned by the Katophranes of Shadespire and sentenced to an eternity of torment, but was freed by Nagash and transformed into a Mirrorghast Banshee.
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Unique. The Briar Queen and Thorns of the Briar Queen
must be taken as a set for a total of 160 points. Although taken as a set, each is a separate unit.
The Briar Queen is a named character
that is a single model. She is armed with a Rending Scream and a Briar Whip.
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.
The Briar Queen is a WIZARD
. She can attempt to cast
one spell in your hero phase
, and attempt to unbind
one spell in the enemy hero phase. She knows the Arcane Bolt
, Mystic Shield
and Howling Vortex
Howling Vortex: A pitch-black void of shrieking winds opens in the air, dragging the victim towards it.
Howling Vortex has a casting value
of 7. If successfully cast, pick a point on the battlefield within 18" of the caster that is visible to them, and roll 2D6 for each enemy unit within 6" of that point. If the roll is greater than the value of that unit’s Move characteristic, or that roll is a double, that unit suffers 1 mortal wound
and its Move characteristic is halved until the caster’s next hero phase
DEATH, MALIGNANT, NIGHTHAUNT, HERO, MIRRORGHAST BANSHEE, THE BRIAR QUEEN