Devotees of torment, the Hellstriders are mortals who have dedicated their lives to dealing out agonising pain in return for physical power. They inflict crippling and ultimately fatal wounds with the strange spear-like claws that grow on their arms.
Unit Size: 5 - 20 Points: 140
Battlefield Role: None
Notes: Battleline in Slaanesh army
A unit of Hellstriders with Claw-spears has any number of models, each armed with a Claw-spear.
This unit’s Steeds of Slaanesh attack with their Poisoned Tongues.
1 model in this unit can be a Hellreaver. Add 1 to the Attacks characteristic of that model’s Claw-spear.
1 in every 5 models in this unit can be a Hellstrider Banner Bearer, and 1 in every 5 models in this unit can be a Hellstrider Icon Bearer.Hellstrider Banner Bearer:
You can re-roll charge rolls
for this unit while it includes any Hellstrider Banner Bearers.Hellstrider Icon Bearer:
Add 2 to the Bravery characteristic of this unit while it includes any Hellstrider Icon Bearers.
1 in every 5 models in this unit can be a Hellstrider Hornblower. If the unmodified roll for a battleshock test
for an enemy unit that is within 6" of this unit while this unit includes any Hellstrider Hornblowers is 1, that battleshock test must be re-rolled.
Piercing Strike: When this band of Hellstriders closes on the foe, their lance-like arms puncture through any resistance they meet.
Add 1 to the Damage characteristic of this unit’s Claw-spears if it made a charge move
in the same turn.