Conduits of celestial magic, the Oracles are blessed with a portion of the slann’s magical might. They are the only skinks capable of taming the foul Troglodons, directing the loathsome beasts to slake their hunger on the enemies of the Seraphon.
Unit Size: 1 Points: 270
Battlefield Role: Leader, Behemoth
Base size: 120 x 92mm
A Skink Oracle on Troglodon is armed with a Divining Rod. WIZARD:
This unit can attempt to cast
in your hero phase
and attempt to unbind
1 spell in the enemy hero phase.
This unit’s Troglodon is armed with Noxious Spittle, Taloned Forelimbs and Venomous Jaws.
Regeneration: Troglodons are able to mend injured flesh almost as soon as they are harmed.
At the start of the hero phase
, you can heal
up to D3 wounds allocated to this unit.
Stench of Death: These creatures bring the foul reek of their swampland homes to battle, offending the senses of those not accustomed to it.
Subtract 1 from hit rolls
for attacks made by enemy units within 9" of any friendly units with this ability.
Terror: This terrifying monstrosity strikes fear into the hearts of its foes.
Enemy units cannot receive the Inspiring Presence
command while they are within 3" of any friendly units with this ability.
Venomous Spittle: The venom that drips from a Troglodon’s jaws is extremely toxic and highly corrosive.
If the unmodified hit roll
for an attack made with this unit’s Noxious Spittle or Venomous Jaws is 6, that attack causes a number of mortal wounds
to the target equal to the weapon’s Damage characteristic and the attack sequence
ends (do not make a wound roll
or save roll
Primordial Mire: Wielding reality-shifting powers that are typically the province of the slann, an Oracle transmutes a portion of the battlefield into primal swampland, the favoured hunting ground of their Troglodon mounts.
Primordial Mire is a spell that has a casting value
of 7 and a range of 12". If successfully cast, pick 1 objective
or terrain feature
within range and visible to the caster. Until your next hero phase
, units within 3" of that objective or terrain feature cannot run
and must halve the result of any charge rolls
. This spell has no effect on SKINK
units and units that can fly