There are but nine Gaunt Summoners, a powerful order of sorcerers dedicated to Tzeentch. Gazing into infinity with a myriad glistening eyes, a Gaunt Summoner calls forth daemons or summons sheets of infernal flames to engulf the foe.
Unit Size: 1 Points: 255
Battlefield Role: Leader
Base size: 40mm
A Gaunt Summoner of Tzeentch is a single model armed with a Changestaff and Warptongue Blade.
Book of Profane Secrets: Whispering fell incantations, a Gaunt Summoner can temporarily divert the path of a Realmgate, allowing malefic Chaos entities to manifest on the battlefield. Warptongue Blade: Those cut by a warptongue blade soon find their bodies wracked with sickening and uncontrollable mutations.
If the unmodified wound roll
for an attack made with a Warptongue Blade is 6, that attack inflicts D6 mortal wounds
on the target and the attack sequence ends (do not make a save roll
Once per battle, at the start of your hero phase
, you can say that this model will use its Book of Profane Secrets. If you do so, you can summon 1 unit from the list below to the battlefield and add it to your army, but the number of spells that this model can attempt to cast
in that phase is reduced by 1. The summoned unit must be set up wholly within 9" of this model and more than 9" from any enemy units.
Choose 1 unit from the following list:
• 5 Horrors of Tzeentch
• 10 Bloodletters
• 10 Plaguebearers
• 10 Daemonettes
• 6 Furies
This model is a WIZARD
. It can attempt to cast
2 spells in your hero phase
and attempt to unbind
2 spells in the enemy hero phase. It knows the Arcane Bolt
, Mystic Shield
and Infernal Flames
Infernal Flames: The Gaunt Summoner conjures a rolling wave of scorching wyrdfire that engulfs enemy formations.
Infernal Flames has a casting value
of 7. If successfully cast, pick 1 enemy unit within 12" of the caster that is visible to them, and roll 1 dice for each model in that unit. For each 5+, that unit suffers 1 mortal wound
. If that unit is an enemy MONSTER or WAR MACHINE, roll 3 dice for each model instead.