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Njal Stormcaller

NAME M WS BS S T W A Ld Sv
Njal Stormcaller 6" 2+ 2+ 4 4 5 3 9 2+
Njal Stormcaller is a single model armed with the Staff of the Stormcaller, a bolt pistol, frag grenades and krak grenades. Njal is accompanied by his psyber-raven, Nightwing. Your army can only include one NJAL STORMCALLER.
WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
Bolt pistol
12"
Pistol 1
4
0
1
-
Nightwing
12"
Assault D6
3
0
1
-
Staff of the Stormcaller
Melee
Melee
+2
-1
D3
-
Frag grenades
6"
Grenade D6
3
0
1
-
Krak grenades
6"
Grenade 1
6
-1
D3
-
ABILITIES
And They Shall Know No Fear, Bolter Discipline, Shock Assault

Lord of Tempests: You can add 1 to any Psychic tests you make for Njal Stormcaller.

Psychic Hood: You can add 1 to any Deny the Witch tests you make for Njal Stormcaller against enemy PSYKERS within 12".

Runic Armour: Njal Stormcaller has a 5+ invulnerable save.

Staff of the Stormcaller: You can re-roll one failed Deny the Witch test for Njal Stormcaller in each of your opponent’s Psychic phases.
PSYKER
Njal Stormcaller can attempt to manifest two psychic powers in each friendly Psychic phase, and attempt to deny two psychic powers in each enemy Psychic phase. He knows the Smite power and three psychic powers from the Tempestas discipline.
WARLORD TRAIT
Saga of Majesty: If a unit is affected by this saga, they automatically pass Morale tests. In addition, if your Warlord is a CHARACTER, increase the range of any aura abilities they have by 3" (e.g. the Great Wolf and Jarl of Fenris), excluding Explodes, Healing Balms, Battlesmith, this Warlord Trait, abilities of Relics of the Fang and effects of psychic powers.

Deed of Legend: Slay the enemy Warlord with your Warlord.
FACTION KEYWORDS
IMPERIUM, ADEPTUS ASTARTES, SPACE WOLVES
KEYWORDS
CHARACTER, INFANTRY, RUNE PRIEST, PSYKER, NJAL STORMCALLER
Includes wargear

The NJAL STORMCALLER keyword is used in following Space Wolves datasheets:

HQ
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.

Nightwing used in following datasheets:

HQ
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.

Staff of the Stormcaller used in following datasheets:

HQ
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.
And They Shall Know No Fear

Heroes all, the warriors of Fenris are as unshakeable as any of their brother Adeptus Astartes, facing any danger with their fangs bared and their weapons ready.

You can re-roll failed Morale tests for this unit.

The BIKER and SPACE WOLVES keywords are used in following Space Wolves datasheets:

HQ
Elites
Fast Attack
Bolter Discipline

To a Space Marine, the boltgun is far more than a weapon – it is an instrument of Mankind’s divinity, the bringer of death to his foes.

Instead of following the normal rules for Rapid Fire weapons, models in this unit firing Rapid Fire bolt weapons make double the number of attacks if any of the following apply:
  • The firing model’s target is within half the weapon’s maximum range.
  • The firing model is INFANTRY and every model in its unit remained stationary in your previous Movement phase.
  • The firing model is a TERMINATOR , BIKER or DREADNOUGHT.
For the purposes of this ability, a Rapid Fire bolt weapon is any bolt weapon with the Rapid Fire type.
Shock Assault

The Adeptus Astartes are elite shock troops who strike with the fury of a thunderbolt. Few opponents can withstand this onslaught.

If this unit makes a charge move, is charged or performs a Heroic Intervention, add 1 to the Attacks characteristic of models in this unit until the end of the turn.
Psychic Test
A psyker can attempt to manifest a psychic power they know by taking a Psychic test. To do so, roll 2D6. If the total is equal to or greater than that power’s warp charge value, the power is successfully manifested. A psyker cannot attempt to manifest the same psychic power more than once in a turn.
Deny the Witch Test
A psyker can attempt to resist a psychic power that has been manifested by an enemy model within 24" by taking a Deny the Witch test – this takes place immediately, even though it is not your turn. To do so, roll 2D6. If the total is greater than the result of the Psychic test that manifested the power, it has been resisted and its effects are negated. Only one attempt to deny each successfully manifested psychic power can be made each turn, regardless of the number of psykers you have within 24" of the enemy model manifesting the psychic power.
Psyker
Some models are noted as being a Psyker on their datasheet. Psykers can manifest their otherworldly abilities and attempt to deny enemy sorceries. The powers a psyker knows, and the number of powers they can attempt to manifest or deny each Psychic phase, are detailed on their datasheet.
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.
Smite
Smite has a warp charge value of 5. If manifested, the closest visible enemy unit within 18" of the psyker suffers D3 mortal wounds. If the result of the Psychic test was more than 10, the target suffers D6 mortal wounds instead.
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.

The NJAL STORMCALLER keyword is used in following Space Wolves datasheets:

HQ
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