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Damned Legionnaires

NAME M WS BS S T W A Ld Sv
Legionnaire 5" 3+ 3+ 4 4 1 2 10 3+
Legionnaire Sergeant 5" 3+ 3+ 4 4 1 3 10 3+
This unit contains 1 Legionnaire Sergeant and 4 Legionnaires. It can include up to 5 additional Legionnaires (Power Rating +7). Each model is armed with a boltgun, bolt pistol, frag grenades and krak grenades.
WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
0
Bolt pistol
12"
Pistol 1
4
0
1
-
0
Boltgun
24"
Rapid Fire 1
4
0
1
-
6
Flamer
8"
Assault D6
4
0
1
This weapon automatically hits its target.
14
Heavy flamer
8"
Heavy D6
5
-1
1
This weapon automatically hits its target.
14
Meltagun
12"
Assault 1
8
-4
D6
If the target is within half range of this weapon, roll two dice when inflicting damage with it and discard the lowest result.
22
Multi-melta
24"
Heavy 1
8
-4
D6
If the target is within half range of this weapon, roll two dice when inflicting damage with it and discard the lowest result.
11
Plasma gun
When attacking with this weapon, choose one of the profiles below.
 - Standard
24"
Rapid Fire 1
7
-3
1
-
 - Supercharge
24"
Rapid Fire 1
8
-3
2
On a hit roll of 1, the bearer is slain after all of this weapon’s shots have been resolved.
5
Plasma pistol
When attacking with this weapon, choose one of the profiles below.
 - Standard
12"
Pistol 1
7
-3
1
-
 - Supercharge
12"
Pistol 1
8
-3
2
On a hit roll of 1, the bearer is slain.
2
Storm bolter
24"
Rapid Fire 2
4
0
1
-
0
Chainsword
Melee
Melee
User
0
1
Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon.
5
Power axe
Melee
Melee
+1
-2
1
-
9
Power fist
Melee
Melee
x2
-3
D3
When attacking with this weapon, you must subtract 1 from the hit roll.
4
Power maul
Melee
Melee
+2
-1
1
-
4
Power sword
Melee
Melee
User
-3
1
-
0
Frag grenade
6"
Grenade D6
3
0
1
-
0
Krak grenade
6"
Grenade 1
6
-1
D3
-
WARGEAR OPTIONS
 • One Legionnaire may replace his boltgun with a flamer, meltagun or plasma gun.
 • One Legionnaire may replace his boltgun with a heavy flamer or multi-melta.
 • The Legionnaire Sergeant may replace his boltgun with a chainsword, power fist, power axe, power sword or power maul.
 • The Legionnaire Sergeant may replace his bolt pistol with a plasma pistol or storm bolter.
ABILITIES
And They Shall Know No Fear

Aid Unlooked For: During deployment, you can set up this unit in the aether instead of placing it on the battlefield. At the end of any of your Movement phases this unit can materialise – set it up anywhere on the battlefield that is more than 9" away from any enemy models.

Flaming Projectiles: Enemy units do not gain any bonus to their saving throws for being in cover when targeted by shooting attacks made by this unit.

Unyielding Spectres: All models in this unit have a 3+ invulnerable save.

Saviours From Beyond: As long as your Warlord is from the IMPERIUM, you can include this unit in a Vanguard Detachment even if that Detachment contains no HQ units. However, if you do so, that Detachment’s Command Benefits are changed to ‘None’.
FACTION KEYWORDS
IMPERIUM, ADEPTUS ASTARTES, LEGION OF THE DAMNED
KEYWORDS
INFANTRY, DAMNED LEGIONNAIRES
Does not include wargear
RAPID FIRE

Rapid Fire weapons are versatile weapons capable of aimed single shots at long range or controlled bursts of fire at close quarters.

A model firing a Rapid Fire weapon doubles the number of attacks it makes if its target is within half the weapon’s maximum range.
Hit Roll
Each time a model makes an attack, roll a dice. If the roll is equal to or greater than the attacking model’s Ballistic Skill characteristic, then it scores a hit with the weapon it is using. If not, the attack fails and the attack sequence ends. A roll of 1 always fails, irrespective of any modifiers that may apply.
PISTOL

Pistols are carried one-handed and can even be used in a melee to shoot at point-blank range. Many warriors carry one as a sidearm, alongside their primary weapon.

A model can fire a Pistol even if there are enemy units within 1" of its own unit, but it must target the closest enemy unit. In such circumstances, the model can shoot its Pistol even if other friendly units are within 1" of the same enemy unit.

Each time a model equipped with both a Pistol and another type of ranged weapon (e.g. a Pistol and a Rapid Fire weapon) shoots, it can either shoot with its Pistol(s) or with all of its other weapons. Choose which it will fire (Pistols or non-Pistols) before making hit rolls.
Advancing
When you pick a unit to move in the Movement phase, you can declare that it will Advance. Roll a dice and add the result to the Move characteristics of all models in the unit for that Movement phase. A unit that Advances can’t shoot or charge later that turn.
ASSAULT

Assault weapons fire so rapidly or indiscriminately that they can be shot from the hip as warriors dash forwards into combat.

A model with an Assault weapon can fire it even if it Advanced earlier that turn. If it does so, you must subtract 1 from any hit rolls made when firing that weapon this turn.
HEAVY

Heavy weapons are the biggest and deadliest guns on the battlefield, but require reloading, careful set-up or bracing to fire at full effect.

If a model with a Heavy weapon moved in its preceding Movement phase, you must subtract 1 from any hit rolls made when firing that weapon this turn.
Melee Weapon
Each time a model makes a close combat attack, it uses a melee weapon – the weapons a model is equipped with are described on its datasheet. In addition to their other weapons, all models are assumed to be equipped with a close combat weapon, which has the following profile:

WEAPONRANGETYPESAPD
Close combat weaponMeleeMeleeUser01

If a model has more than one melee weapon, choose which it will use before rolling the dice. If a model has more than one melee weapon and can make several close combat attacks, it can split its attacks between these weapons however you wish – declare how you will divide the attacks before any dice are rolled.
GRENADE

Grenades are handheld explosive devices that a warrior throws at the enemy while their squad mates provide covering fire.

Each time a unit shoots, a single model in the unit that is equipped with Grenades may throw one instead of firing any other weapon.
Morale Test

Even the bravest heart may quail when the horrors of battle take their toll.

In the Morale phase, starting with the player whose turn it is, players must take Morale tests for units from their army that have had models slain during the turn.

To take a Morale test, roll a dice and add the number of models from the unit that have been slain this turn. If the result of the Morale test exceeds the highest Leadership characteristic in the unit, the test is failed. For each point that the test is failed by, one model in that unit must flee and is removed from play. You choose which models flee from the units you command.
And They Shall Know No Fear

Blessed with an adamantine will and an unshakeable faith in the righteousness of their cause, the Space Marines of the Adeptus Astartes stand unafraid before the greatest terrors of the galaxy.

You can re-roll failed Morale tests for this unit.
Invulnerable Saves
Some models possess supernatural reflexes or are protected by force fields that grant them an invulnerable save. Each time a wound is allocated to a model with an invulnerable save, you can choose to use either its normal Save characteristic or its invulnerable save, but not both. If a model has more than one invulnerable save, it can only use one of them – choose which it will use. If you use a model’s invulnerable save, it is never modified by a weapon’s Armour Penetration value.
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