With skills honed in ritual duels and gladiatorial fights, the Sisters of Slaughter send their barbed 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
This warscroll can be used in the following warscroll battalions:
• Slaughter Troupe
A unit of Sisters of Slaughter has any number of models. The unit is armed with 1 of the following weapon options: Barbed Whip and Sacrificial Knife; or Barbed Whip and Bladed Buckler.
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 Standard Bearer. You can re-roll failed battleshock tests
for units that include any Standard Bearers.
1 in every 5 models in this unit can be a Hornblower. Units that include any Hornblowers can run
and still charge
later in the same turn.
Dance of Death: Sisters of Slaughter manoeuvre through 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
Bladed Bucklers: The martial skill of these warriors allows them to turn defensive techniques into deadly strikes.
Add 1 to save rolls
for attacks made with melee weapons
that target a unit armed with Bladed Bucklers. In addition, 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.