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Sorcerer

NAME M WS BS S T W A Ld Sv
Sorcerer 6" 3+ 3+ 4 4 4 3 9 3+
A Sorcerer is a single model armed with a force sword, an inferno bolt pistol, frag grenades and krak grenades.
WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
0
Inferno bolt pistol
12"
Pistol 1
4
-2
1
-
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.
3
Warpflame pistol
6"
Pistol D6
3
-2
1
This weapon automatically hits its target.
8
Force stave
Melee
Melee
+2
-1
D3
-
8
Force sword
Melee
Melee
User
-3
D3
-
0
Frag grenade
6"
Grenade D6
3
0
1
-
0
Krak grenade
6"
Grenade 1
6
-1
D3
-
10
Force axe
Melee
Melee
+1
-2
D3
-
WARGEAR OPTIONS
 • This model may replace its inferno bolt pistol with a plasma pistol or warpflame pistol.
 • This model may replace its force sword with a force stave.
 ◦ This model may take a jump pack (Power Rating +1). If it does, its Move characteristic is increased to 12" and it gains the JUMP PACK and FLY keywords.
 ◦ This model may replace its bolt pistol with one item from the Pistols, Combi-weapons or Melee Weapons lists.
 ◦ This model may replace its force sword with a force stave or force axe.
ABILITIES
Death to the False Emperor, Bolter Discipline, Hateful Assault

Favour of Tzeentch: This model has a 5+ invulnerable save.

Jump Pack Assault:
22
During deployment, if this model has a jump pack, you can set it up high in the skies instead of placing it on the battlefield. At the end of any of your Movement phases this model can assault from above – set it up anywhere on the battlefield that is more than 9" away from any enemy models.
PSYKER
This model can attempt to manifest two psychic powers in each friendly Psychic phase, and attempt to deny one psychic power in each enemy Psychic phase. It knows the Smite psychic power and two psychic powers from the Discipline of Change and/or Dark Hereticus discipline.
FACTION KEYWORDS
CHAOS, TZEENTCH, HERETIC ASTARTES, THOUSAND SONS
KEYWORDS
CHARACTER, INFANTRY, PSYKER, SORCERER

Optional Wargear

COMBI-WEAPONS

 • Combi-bolter

 • Combi-flamer

 • Combi-melta

 • Combi-plasma

PISTOLS

 • Bolt pistol

 • Plasma pistol

MELEE WEAPONS

 • Chainaxe

 • Chainsword

 • Lightning claw

 • Power axe

 • Power fist

 • Power maul

 • Power sword


Ranged Weapons

WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
0
Bolt pistol
12"
Pistol 1
4
0
1
-
2
Combi-bolter
24"
Rapid Fire 2
4
0
1
-
8
Combi-flamer
When attacking with this weapon, choose one or both of the profiles below. If you choose both, subtract 1 from all hit rolls for this weapon.
 - Boltgun
24"
Rapid Fire 1
4
0
1
-
 - Flamer
8"
Assault D6
4
0
1
This weapon automatically hits its target.
15
Combi-melta
When attacking with this weapon, choose one or both of the profiles below. If you choose both, subtract 1 from all hit rolls for this weapon.
 - Boltgun
24"
Rapid Fire 1
4
0
1
-
 - 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.
11
Combi-plasma
When attacking with this weapon, choose one or both of the profiles below. If you choose both, subtract 1 from all hit rolls for this weapon.
 - Boltgun
24"
Rapid Fire 1
4
0
1
-
 - Plasma gun
24"
Rapid Fire 1
7
-3
1
This weapon can be supercharged by the bearer before firing. If they do so, increase the Strength and Damage of the weapon by 1 this turn. On any hit rolls of 1 when firing supercharge, the bearer is slain after all of the 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.

Melee Weapons

WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
1
Chainaxe
Melee
Melee
+1
-1
1
-
0
Chainsword
Melee
Melee
User
0
1
Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon.
Lightning claw
Melee
Melee
User
-2
1
You can re-roll failed wound rolls for this weapon. If a model is armed with two lightning claws, each time it fights it can make 1 additional attack with them.
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
-

This datasheet has HQ Battlefield Role. Full list of Thousand Sons units sharing same Battlefield Role follows:

Does not include wargear

Inferno bolt pistol used in following datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman
Troops
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.

Plasma pistol used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops
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.

Warpflame pistol used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops

Force stave used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops
Elites
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.

Force sword used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops

Frag grenade used in following datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman
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.

Krak grenade used in following datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman

Force axe used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops
Pistols
 • Bolt pistol
0
 • Plasma pistol
5
Combi-weapons
 • Combi-bolter
2
 • Combi-flamer
8
 • Combi-melta
15
 • Combi-plasma
11
single/pair
Melee Weapons
 • Chainaxe
1
 • Chainsword
0
 • Lightning claw
 • Power axe
5
 • Power fist
9
 • Power maul
4
 • Power sword
4
Death to the False Emperor

The seething hatred that Chaos Space Marines harbour for the Corpse Emperor and his weakling Imperium is a weapon unto itself.

Each time you make a hit roll of 6+ for a model with this ability in the Fight phase, it can, if it was targeting an IMPERIUM unit, immediately make an extra attack against the same unit using the same weapon. These extra attacks cannot themselves generate any further attacks.

The FALLEN keyword is used in following Chaos Space Marines datasheets:

HQ
• Cypher
Elites
• Fallen
Bolter Discipline
All ADEPTUS ASTARTES, HERETIC ASTARTES and FALLEN models gain this ability.

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, CENTURION, DREADNOUGHT or HELBRUTE.
For the purposes of this ability, a Rapid Fire bolt weapon is any weapon with the Rapid Fire type whose profile includes the word ‘bolt’ (e.g. boltgun, bolt rifle, storm bolter, combi-bolter, hurricane bolter, inferno boltgun, etc.). This also applies when firing the boltgun profile of combi-weapons (including the bolt weapon profile of Relics such as Blood Song and the Lion’s Wrath) and when firing relics that replace a Rapid Fire bolt weapon, so long as the relic is also a Rapid Fire weapon (e.g. Primarch’s Wrath and Fury of Deimos). The Gauntlets of Ultramar and the Talon of Horus are also Rapid Fire bolt weapons, as is the guardian spear used by Deathwatch Watch Masters.
Hateful Assault
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.
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.
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.
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.

The CHARACTER keyword is used in following Thousand Sons datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman
Elites
Lords of War

The INFANTRY keyword is used in following Thousand Sons datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman
Troops
• Horrors
Elites
• Flamers

The PSYKER keyword is used in following Thousand Sons datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman
Troops
• Horrors
Elites
Lords of War

The SORCERER keyword is used in following Thousand Sons datasheets:

HQ
• Ahriman

Bolt pistol used in following datasheets:

HQ
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.
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.

Chainaxe used in following datasheets:

HQ

Chainsword used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops
Fast Attack

Lightning claw used in following datasheets:

HQ
Wound Roll
WOUND ROLL
ATTACK’S STRENGTH VS TARGET’S TOUGHNESSD6 ROLL REQUIRED
Is the Strength
TWICE (or more)
than the Toughness?
2+
Is the Strength
GREATER
than the Toughness?
3+
Is the Strength
EQUAL
to the Toughness?
4+
Is the Strength
LOWER
than the Toughness?
5+
Is the Strength
HALF (or less)
than the Toughness?
6+
If an attack scores a hit, you will then need to roll another dice to see if the attack successfully wounds the target. The roll required is determined by comparing the attacking weapon’s Strength characteristic with the target’s Toughness characteristic, as shown on the table to the right:

If the roll is less than the required number, the attack fails and the attack sequence ends. A roll of 1 always fails, irrespective of any modifiers that may apply.

Power axe used in following datasheets:

HQ

Power fist used in following datasheets:

HQ

Power maul used in following datasheets:

HQ
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