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Lictor

NAME M WS BS S T W A Ld Sv
Lictor 9" 2+ 4+ 6 4 4 3 9 5+
A Lictor is a single model armed with flesh hooks, grasping talons and rending claws.
WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
2
Flesh hooks
6"
Assault 2
User
0
1
This weapon can be fired within 1" of an enemy unit, and can target enemy units within 1" of friendly units.
0
Grasping talons
Melee
Melee
User
-1
2
-
2
Rending claws
Melee
Melee
User
-1
1
Each time you make a wound roll of 6+ for this weapon, that hit is resolved with an AP of -4.
ABILITIES
Chameleonic Skin: Your opponent must subtract 1 from their hit rolls for attacks that target this model. In addition, add 2 instead of 1 to saving throws for this model when it is in cover.

Hidden Hunter: During deployment, you can set up a Lictor in hiding instead of placing it on the battlefield. At the end of any of your Movement phases, the Lictor can spring from its hiding place – set it up anywhere on the battlefield that is more than 9" away from any enemy models. You can re-roll the Lictor’s charge distance in the turn in which it uses this ability to arrive on the battlefield.
FACTION KEYWORDS
TYRANIDS, <HIVE FLEET>
KEYWORDS
INFANTRY, LICTOR

This datasheet has Elites Battlefield Role. Full list of Tyranids units sharing same Battlefield Role follows:

Does not include wargear

Flesh hooks used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops
Elites
• Lictor
Fast Attack
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.

Grasping talons used in following datasheets:

Elites
• Lictor
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.

Rending claws used in following datasheets:

HQ
Troops
Elites
• Lictor
Fast Attack
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.
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.
Terrain and Cover
The battlefields of the far future are littered with terrain features such as ruins, craters and twisted copses. Models can take shelter within such terrain features to gain protection against incoming weapons’ fire.

If a unit is entirely on or within any terrain feature, add 1 to its models’ saving throws against shooting attacks to represent the cover received from the terrain (invulnerable saves are unaffected). Units gain no benefit from cover in the Fight phase.

The TYRANIDS keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

The <HIVE FLEET> keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

The INFANTRY keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

The LICTOR keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

Elites
• Lictor
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