The Malanthrope is a HQ with 9 wounds, meaning it cannot be targeted unless its the closest model. Am i understanding this correctly?. Monstrous Tyranid psyker; Uses the power of the Hive Mind to slay the foe and bolster friendly units; Venomous, making it surprisingly dangerous in combat. Description; Rules; Delivery; Returns. Description. A complete multi-part resin model measuring approximately mm/5 inches high. Rules. Rules for using this.

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Page 17 — Malanthrope, Shrouding Spores Change the first sentence of this ability to read: Your attacks are otherwise as normal. This subreddit for anything and everything related to Warhammer 40k Rules Be respectful DO NOT post point values for weapons and upgrades in your army lists, only the total point value of the unit.

Malamthrope NOT post point values for weapons and upgrades in your army lists, only the total point value of the unit. Azrael affects models, but that’s fine because models take saves individually.


Privacy policy About 1d4chan Disclaimers Mobile view. So your unit malanfhrope get the -1 to hit while you have models outside the 3″ bubble. Submit a new text post. Oh, no, I’m not actually presuming that’s how it works, that’s just the horrible, horrible text as written. Dawn of War Trade your minis Miniswap Podcasts: The scythed does get a anti-horde flamer pistol at least, and I believe?

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Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. Yeah, if all it gives the benefit to is monsters and other big stuff I could live with it as priced.

Malanthrope, if they fix the “units vs models” text in its ability, is rrules. He seems really good but also is really expensive: Shouldn’t the Scythed Hierodule have four?


How many attack rolls do I make if I elect to: Was S10 really too much? Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. He seems really good, but isn’t cheaper?


July 6, 2: Or is it two pairs? This page was last modified on 11 Juneat I’ll take Swarmlord malanthrops two Harpies, thanks. Which is stupid and no tournament will play it that way, but that’s what it says. All while usually going first due to having a single pt model.

It is only 90 points unless I’m missing something and being a character AND affecting all unit types, not just Infantry… I think it’s already quite strong even if it only affects models. Meet-up for games X-post. Rarely seen, the Malanthrope follows behind a Tyranid attack, appearing even after Rippers. Ah ok, that makes sense.

It is a Venomthrope raised to the power of Zoanthrope or vice versa also it can be taken in broods of up to 3 as a HQ choice for pts each 90 in the first version of 8th ed, and with the Chapter Approved So I don’t think it’ll perform horribly lacking a “stomp” equivalent — but it probably could’ve done with it. Stonecrusher 80 with malanthrpe Wrecker Claws 18 and Tresher Scythe 7 costs points.

If it would affect units, it wouldn’t it be broken? But FW loves to hold onto outdated rules concepts, so…. Is there a Tyranid model that only has a single scyting talon?

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Also not the way it works in 8th, see FAQ: Of course, the output isn’t exactly stellar, and neither is the survivability, while the cost is very high. Who wants to bet malanghrope supposed to be pts, and FW stuffed up enough to miss pts? Heirodules continue to be shitty at shooting, and unlike most other titanic units they get no “make more attacks but weaker” option, which hurts a lot on the Scythed Heirodule.


This poison disables the target and the Malanthrope then absorbs its body into the bloated sacks present on its torso, where the victim’s genetic material is slowly extracted and processed — a terrible death for any individual unlucky enough to be caught still alive by the Malanthrope.

This penalty is not commutative with the same penalty from venomthropes. The zoanthrope only affects infantry units, so in a way, its better for your big guys. Your opponent must subtract 1 from hit rolls for ranged weapons that target Hive Fleet Infantry units within 3″ of any friendly Hive Fleet Venomthropes” Please point out where it mentions individual models: So you fight with your Wrecker Claw and so you make 10 hit rolls against the unit with that weapon.

I am a potato. The main attraction of 40k is the miniatures, but there are also many video games, board games, books, ect. But affecting whole squads of infantry while being untargetable is absurdly good.

A venomthrope works only on Infantry, ,alanthrope the Malanthropes work on both infantry and monsters as long as the whole unit fits in the buff radius. I think a lot of people are gonna go nuts over the Harridan- “omg it can move maalnthrope inches and charge and it’s got thirty wounds and it can move over everything and and and and and!