A Slinktalon is an assassination force of Eshin operatives led by a devious Deathmaster, which closes like a noose of shadow around its victims. Only when they are perfectly poised do the skaven strike as one, taking their cue from their master and hitting their targets from all sides in a blizzard of throwing stars and envenomed blades.
Murder-slay, Now-now!: At the Deathmaster’s command, the Slinktalon executes its carefully conceived assassination plan.
If the DEATHMASTER from this battalion is set up in hiding as a reserve unit, in the combat phase in which it is set up on the battlefield you can re-roll hit rolls for attacks made by units from the same battalion.
The DEATHMASTER keyword is used in following Skaventide warscrolls: