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Stone Crusher Carnifex Brood

NAME M WS BS S T W A Ld Sv
Stone Crusher Carnifex Brood 7" 4+ 4+ 6 7 8 4 6 3+
This unit contains 1 Stone Crusher Carnifex. It can contain 1 additional Stone Crusher Carnifex (Power Rating +5) or 2 additional Stone Crusher Carnifexes (Power Rating +10). Each model is armed with two wrecker claws and a thresher scythe.
WEAPON
RANGE
TYPE
S
AP
D
ABILITIES
9
Bio-plasma
12"
Assault D3
7
-3
1
-
15
Bio-flail
Melee
Melee
User
-1
2
Each time the bearer fights, one (and only one) of its attacks can be made with this weapon. When the bearer fights with this weapon, make a number of hit rolls against one target unit equal to the number of models that the target unit has within 2" of the bearer.
2
Bone mace
Melee
Melee
8
-1
D3
Each time the bearer fights, it can make one (and only one) attack with this weapon. This is in addition to the bearer’s attacks.
7
Thresher scythe
Melee
Melee
4
-1
1
Each time the bearer fights, it can make one (and only one) attack with this weapon. Make D3 hit rolls for this attack instead of one. This is in addition to the bearer’s attacks.
Wrecker claws
Melee
Melee
x2
-3
D6
Against VEHICLES and BUILDINGS, re-roll all failed wound rolls with this weapon. If this model has two wrecker claws, it also re-rolls failed hit rolls against VEHICLES and BUILDINGS.
WARGEAR OPTIONS
 • Any model may exchange one wrecker claw for a bio-flail.
 • Any model may exchange its thresher scythe for a bone mace.
 • Any model may be armed with bio-plasma.
ABILITIES
Instinctive Behaviour

Carapace Chitin Rams: When a Stone Crusher Carnifex finishes a charge move, roll a dice; on a 4+, one enemy unit of your choice within 1" suffers a mortal wound. If this unit is a VEHICLE or BUILDING, it instead suffers D3 mortal wounds.

Monstrous Brood: The first time this unit is set up on the battlefield, all of its models must be placed within 6" of at least one other model in their unit. From that point onwards, each operates independently and is treated as a separate unit.
FACTION KEYWORDS
TYRANIDS, <HIVE FLEET>
KEYWORDS
MONSTER, CARNIFEX, STONE CRUSHER CARNIFEX BROOD

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

Does not include wargear

Bio-plasma used in following datasheets:

Heavy Support
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.

Bio-flail used in following datasheets:

Heavy Support
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.
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.

Bone mace used in following datasheets:

Heavy Support

Thresher scythe used in following datasheets:

HQ
Heavy Support
single/pair
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.
Instinctive Behaviour

Unless controlled or coordinated by the domineering will of the Hive Mind, many Tyranid organisms will revert to their baser instincts.

Unless a <HIVE FLEET> unit with this ability is within 24" of any friendly <HIVE FLEET> SYNAPSE unit, you must subtract 1 from any hit rolls made for it when shooting any target other than the nearest visible enemy unit, and you must subtract 2 from its charge roll if it declares a charge against any unit other than the nearest enemy unit.
Mortal Wounds
Some attacks inflict mortal wounds – these are so powerful that no armour or force field can withstand their fury. Each mortal wound inflicts one point of damage on the target unit. Do not make a wound roll or saving throw (including invulnerable saves) against a mortal wound – just allocate it as you would any other wound and inflict damage to a model in the target unit as described above. Unlike normal attacks, excess damage from attacks that inflict mortal wounds is not lost. Instead keep allocating damage to another model in the target unit until either all the damage has been allocated or the target unit is destroyed.

The TYRANIDS keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

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

The MONSTER keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

Dedicated Transport
Elites
Fast Attack
Flyers
• Harpy
Fortifications

The CARNIFEX keyword is used in following Tyranids datasheets:

HQ
Heavy Support
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