With raw strength and force of will, the greatest Chaos Lords seek to claim a ferocious Manticore as a mount. Those who succeed find their killing power greatly amplified, and are amongst the deadliest champions of the Ruinous Powers.
Unit Size: 1 Points: 240
Battlefield Role: Leader, Behemoth
Base size: 120 x 92mm
BATTALIONS: A Chaos Lord on Manticore is armed with 1 of the following weapon options: Daemon Blade; or Chaos Flail. It is also armed with 1 of the following weapon options: Chaos Lance; Chaos Runeshield; or Daggerfist.
This warscroll can be used in the following warscroll battalions:
• Bloodmarked Warband
• Fatesworn Warband
• Godsworn Champions of Ruin
• Godswrath Warband
• Plaguetouched Warband
• Pleasurebound Warband
• Ruinbringer Warband
This unit’s Manticore is armed with Honed Fangs and Claws and a Shredding Tail.
If this unit is armed with a Chaos Runeshield, it has a Save characteristic of 3+ instead of 4+, and it has a ward
of 5+ against mortal wounds
Territorial Predator: Any who stray into the territory of a Manticore are as good as dead, especially larger creatures that can be seen as a potential rival.
Add 1 to the Damage characteristic of attacks made with this unit’s Honed Fangs and Claws that target an enemy MONSTER
Chaos Lance: This Chaos Lord seeks to finish his foes with the first strike of his charge.
Add 1 to the Damage characteristic and improve the Rend characteristic of this unit’s Chaos Lance by 1 if it made a charge move
in the same turn.
Daemonbound: Weapons that contain the essence of a daemon are capable of swiftly devouring an enemy’s soul.
If the unmodified hit roll
for an attack made with a Daemon Blade is 6, that attack inflicts 1 mortal wound
on the target in addition to any normal damage.
Daggerfist: This bladed gauntlet allows the wielder to swiftly counter enemy blows at close quarters.
If the unmodified save roll
for an attack made with a melee weapon that targets a model with a Daggerfist is 6, the attacking unit suffers 1 mortal wound
after all of its attacks have been resolved.
Iron-willed Overlord: Manticores are berserk killers, and any Chaos Lord who rides one to battle displays such obvious dominance that none would dare deny his orders.
If this unit issues the Redeploy
command to a SLAVES TO DARKNESS
unit, you can re-roll the dice that determines the distance the unit that receives the command can move.