Skulltaker is Khorne’s immortal champion and the greatest of all Bloodletters. Ever seeking worthy skulls for his master, he scans the battlefield for the enemy’s greatest champion, bellowing his challenge before moving in to end yet another storied life.
Unit Size: 1 Points: 120
Battlefield Role: Leader
Base size: 40mm
Notes: Single, Unique
Skulltaker is armed with the Slayer Sword. BATTALIONS:
This warscroll can be used in the following warscroll battalions:
• Murder Host
Cloak of Skulls: Many a would-be death blow has ricocheted harmlessly off Skulltaker’s grisly pelt of trophies.
This unit has a ward
The Slayer Sword: No blade has claimed as many skulls as the mighty Slayer Sword.
If the unmodified hit roll
for an attack made with the Slayer Sword is 6, that attack causes 2 mortal wounds
to the target and the attack sequence
ends. If the target is an enemy HERO
, that attack instead causes 3 mortal wounds to the target and the attack sequence ends.
Heroes’ Bane: Khorne’s eternal champion seeks out the worthiest of foes and demands they face him in single combat.
At the start of the combat phase
, you can say that Skulltaker is issuing a challenge. If you do so, pick 1 enemy HERO
within 3" of this unit. Until the end of that phase, the strike-first effect
applies to this unit but all of the attacks it makes in that phase must target that enemy HERO
Skulls for the Skull Throne!: Skull taker leaves only trophies taken from the strongest opponents at the foot of Khorne’s throne.
If this unit is included in a Blades of Khorne army, each time an enemy HERO
is slain by attacks made by this unit, you receive 1 additional Blood Tithe point