The Mortek Guard are soul-constructs created to dominate the battlefield. Armed with life-draining nadirite weapons and shaped from impenetrable osseous armour, they grind the enemy to dust beneath their relentless march.
Unit Size: 10 - 40 Points: 130/440
Battlefield Role: Battleline
A unit of Mortek Guard has any number of models. The unit is armed with one of the following weapon options: Nadirite Blade and Shield; or Nadirite Spear and Shield. 1 in every 10 models can replace the unit’s weapon option with a Soulcleaver Greatblade.
1 in every 10 models in this unit can be a Necrophoros. Add 1 to run
and charge rolls
for a unit that includes any Necrophoroi.
1 model in this unit can be a Mortek Hekatos. Add 1 to the Attacks characteristic of that model’s melee weapon
Nadirite Weapons: Nadirite weapons can steal an opponent’s life-force.
If the unmodified hit roll
for an attack made with this unit’s Nadirite Blades or Nadirite Spears is 6, that attack scores 2 hits on the target instead of 1. Make a wound and save roll
for each hit.
Shieldwall: At their leader’s command, the regiment locks their shields to form an impenetrable barrier.
You can use this command ability
at the start of the combat phase
. If you do so, pick 1 friendly MORTEK GUARD
unit that includes a Mortek Hekatos. You can re-roll save rolls
for attacks that target that unit until the end of that combat phase.
DEATH, OSSIARCH BONEREAPERS, MORTEK GUARD