Raining death upon the enemy from afar, Vanguard-Raptors armed with longstrike crossbows are marksmen with few equals. Poised in well-chosen vantage points, they wait with bolts loaded until the perfect prey appears.
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Unit Size: 3 - 12 Points: 180
Battlefield Role: None
A unit of Vanguard-Raptors with Longstrike Crossbows has any number of models, each armed with a Longstrike Crossbow and a Heavy Stock.
The leader of this unit is a Raptor-Prime. A Raptor-Prime is accompanied by an Aetherwing, which attacks with its Beak and Claws. For rules purposes, it is treated in the same manner as a mount
Headshot: Vanguard-Raptors have the uncanny ability to kill with a single shot.
If the unmodified hit roll
for an attack made with a Longstrike Crossbow is 6, that attack inflicts 2 mortal wounds
on the target and the attack sequence ends (do not make a wound or save roll
Hunting Call: A loyal Aetherwing is an excellent look-out.
If an enemy unit finishes a charge move
within 1" of a friendly unit that includes a Raptor-Prime, roll a dice for each model in that Raptor-Prime’s unit. For each 6+, the charging unit suffers 2 mortal wounds
Longshot: Vanguard-Raptors are unerringly accurate at extreme ranges when established in a static formation.
Add 6" to the Range characteristic of this unit’s Longstrike Crossbows if this unit did not move in the movement phase
of the same turn.
ORDER, CELESTIAL, HUMAN, STORMCAST ETERNAL, JUSTICAR, VANGUARD-RAPTORS