Swift and sneaky, clawpacks of Night Runners envelop their enemies before launching vicious assaults to lay them low with volleys of throwing weapons and well-placed blades between the ribs.
Unit Size: 10 Points: 90
Battlefield Role: None
Base size: 25mm
Notes: You can include 1 unit of this type as a Battleline unit for each CLANS ESHIN HERO you include in your army.
Each model in a Night Runners unit is armed with Eshin Throwing Weapons and a Stabbing Blade. BATTALIONS:
This warscroll can be used in the following warscroll battalions:
1 model in this unit can be a Nightleader. Add 1 to the Attacks characteristic of that model’s Stabbing Blade.
Eshin Toxins: Eshin weapons are coated in deadly poisons.
If the unmodified hit roll
for an attack made by this unit is 6, the target suffers 1 mortal wound
and the attack sequence
ends (do not make a wound roll
or save roll
Running Death: Eshin warriors are trained in a unique fighting style that allows them to attack with incredible speed and dexterity.
This unit can run
and still shoot
later in the turn.
Slinking Advance: Night Runners scurry ahead of the main body of a skaven army to harass and slow down the foe.
After deployment but before the first battle round begins, this unit can make a normal move
of up to 2D6".