The huge censer of the Plague Furnace roars low and loud as it swings ominously back and forth. Clouds of billowing smog roll from within to shroud the foe in choking foulness even as the Plague Priest riding the carriage shrieks his twisted prayers.
Unit Size: 1 Points: 235
Battlefield Role: Leader, Behemoth
Base size: 120 x 92mm
A Plague Priest on Plague Furnace is a single model armed with a Warpstone-tipped Staff.
This model’s Plague Furnace attacks with its Great Plague Censer and Rusty Spikes.
This model has a Plague Monk crew that attacks with their Foetid Blades. For rules purposes, the crew are treated in the same manner as a mount
Altar of the Horned Rat: Those skaven that scurry to battle in the twisted shadow of a Plague Furnace are wreathed in potent fumes that fill them with unnatural courage.
Do not take battleshock tests
for friendly SKAVENTIDE
units while they are wholly within 13" of this model.
Great Plague Censer: Once a Plague Furnace is engaged in combat, its mighty swinging plague censer is let loose, sending the giant spiked ball of death crashing into enemy formations.Noxious Prayers: The Plague Priest that rides atop a Plague Furnace can pray for diseases to bless his followers.
Do not use the attack sequence for an attack made with this model’s Great Plague Censer. Instead pick 1 enemy unit within 3" of this model and roll a dice. On a 2+ that unit suffers a number of mortal wounds
equal to the Great Plague Censer value shown on the damage table above.
Filth-filth! is a prayer with an answer value
of 3 and a range of 13". If answered, pick 1 friendly CLANS PESTILENS
unit wholly within range and visible to the chanter. Add 1 to wound rolls
for attack made by that unit until the start of your next hero phase
Rabid-rabid! is a prayer with an answer value of 3 and a range of 13". If answered, pick 1 friendly CLANS PESTILENS
unit wholly within range and visible to the chanter. Add 1 to the Attacks characteristic of melee weapons used by that unit until the start of your next hero phase.
Poisonous Fumes: Plague censers emit huge clouds of noxious gas.
At the end of the combat phase
, roll 1 dice for each unit within 3" of any units with this ability. On a 4+ the unit being rolled for suffers 1 mortal wound
. On a 6 that unit suffers D3 mortal wounds
instead of 1. This ability has no effect on CLANS PESTILENS
Protection of the Horned Rat: An eerie sense of watchfulness surrounds this war engine, and an unholy warding protects it from harm.
Roll a dice each time you allocate a wound
or mortal wound
to this model. On a 5+ that wound or mortal wound is negated.
Pushed into Battle: The wheeled carriage that supports a Plague Furnace must be pushed into battle by a teeming horde of skaven.
This model cannot move unless it starts the move within 6" of 10 or more friendly SKAVENTIDE
models. In addition, this model’s Rusty Spikes have an Attacks characteristic of 2D6 instead of D6 if this model made a charge move
in the same turn.