With skills honed in ritual duels and gladiatorial fights, the Sisters of Slaughter send their kruiplash whips lashing out to tear open throats and strip flesh from bone, exulting in the perfection of each gory kill.
Unit Size: 10 Points: 135
Battlefield Role: Battleline
Base size: 25mm
Each model in a Sisters of Slaughter unit is armed with 1 of the following weapon options: Kruiplash and Sacrificial Knife; or Kruiplash and Bladed Buckler. All models in the unit must be armed with the same weapon option. BATTALIONS:
This warscroll can be used in the following warscroll battalions:
• Slaughter Troupe
If this unit is armed with Bladed Bucklers, it has a Save characteristic of 5+ instead of 6+.
1 model in this unit can be a Handmaiden. Add 1 to the Attacks characteristic of that model’s melee weapons.
1 in every 5 models in this unit can be a Death Pennant Bearer. You can re-roll failed battleshock tests
for this unit if it includes any Death Pennant Bearers.
1 in every 5 models in this unit can be a Hornblower. This unit can run
and still charge
later in the turn if it includes any Hornblowers.
Bladed Bucklers: The martial skill of these warriors allows them to turn defensive techniques into deadly strikes.
If the unmodified save roll
for an attack made with a melee weapon that targets a unit armed with Bladed Bucklers is 6, the attacking unit suffers 1 mortal wound
after all of its attacks have been resolved.
Dance of Death: Sisters of Slaughter manoeuvre through the enemy ranks with the greatest of ease.
This unit is eligible to fight in the combat phase
if it is within 6" of an enemy unit instead of 3", and it can move an extra 3" when it piles in