Battleforged Abilities: All Infantry & Biker Adeptus Custodes

  • The Emperor’s Chosen
    • This unit’s invulnerable save is improved by 1 (to a maximum of 3+).
  • Sworn Guardians
    • A unit with this ability that is within range of an objective (as specific in the mission) controls the objective marker even if there are more enemy models within range of that objective marker. If an enemy unit within range of the same objective marker has a similar ability, then the objective marker is controlled by the player who has the most models within range as if as normal.

Detachment: Patrol Detachment (Min: 1 HQ & 1 Troop) – +0 CP

HQ: 1/2

  • Shield Captain – 110 [126]
    • | 6″ | WS: 2+ | BS: 2+ | S: 5 | T: 5 | W: 6 | A: 5 | LD: 9 | SV: 2+ |
    • Castellan Axe (Melee ) – Ø
      • | Melee | Melee | S: +3 | AP: -2 | D: d3 | – |
    • Castellan Axe (Shooting)
      • | 24″ | Rapid Fire 1 | S: 4 | AP: -1 | D: 2 | – |
    • Guardian Spear (Melee) – 12
      • | Melee | Melee | S:+1 | AP: -3 | D: d3 | – |
    • Guardian Spear (Shooting)
      • | 24″ | Rapid Fire 1 | S: 4 | AP: -1 | D: 2 | – |
    • Sentinel Blade (Shooting)
      • | 12″ | Pistol 2 | S: 4 | AP: 0 | D: 1 | – |
    • Misericordia – 4
      • | Melee | Melee | S: User | AP: -2 | D: 1 | Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon unless it is also equipped with a storm shield. |
    • Aegis of the Emperor
      • Models with this ability have a 5+ invulnerable save.
      • In addition, roll a d6 each time a model with this ability suffers a mortal wound in the Psychic phase. on a 6 that mortal wound is ignored.
    • Inspirational Fighter
      • You can re-roll hit rolls of 1 made for friendly Adeptus Custodes units within 6″ of this model.
    • Storm Shield – Ø
      • A model equipped with a storm shield has a 3+ invulnerable save.
    • Relic: Gatekeeper
      • Model with Guardian Spear only. The Gatekeeper replaces the model’s guardian spear and has the following profiles:
      • Gatekeeper (Shooting)
        • | 24″ | Rapid Fire 3 | S: 4 | AP: -1 | D: 2 | – |
      • Gatekeeper (Melee)
        • | Melee | Melee | S: +1 | AP: -3 | D: d3 | – |
      • Abilities: Overwatch attacks made with this weapon successfully hit on rolls of 3+ rather than 6.

Troops: 1/3

  • 3 Custodian Guard – 120 [168]
    • | 6″ | WS: 2+ | BS: 2+ | S: 5 | T: 5 | W: 3 | A: 3 | LD: 8 | SV: 2+ |
    • 3 Guardian Spear (Melee) – 36
      • | Melee | Melee | S:+1 | AP: -3 | D: d3 | – |
    • Guardian Spear (Shooting)
      • | 24″ | Rapid Fire 1 | S: 4 | AP: -1 | D: 2 | – |
    • Sentinel Blade (Melee) – Ø
      • | Melee | Melee | S:User | AP: -3 | D: d3 | – |
    • Sentinel Blade (Shooting)
      • | 12″ | Pistol 2 | S: 4 | AP: 0 | D: 1 | – |
    • 3 Misericordia – 12
      • | Melee | Melee | S: User | AP: -2 | D: 1 | Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon unless it is also equipped with a storm shield. |
    • Aegis of the Emperor
      • Models with this ability have a 5+ invulnerable save.
      • In addition, roll a d6 each time a model with this ability suffers a mortal wound in the Psychic phase. on a 6 that mortal wound is ignored.
    • Storm Shield(s) – Ø
      • A model equipped with a storm shield has a 3+ invulnerable save.

Elites: 1/2

  • Vexilus Praetor – 80 [96]

    • | 6″ | WS: 2+ | BS: 2+ | S: 5 | T: 5 | W: 5 | A: 4 | LD: 9 | SV: 2+ |
    • Castellan Axe (Melee ) – Ø
      • | Melee | Melee | S: +3 | AP: -2 | D: d3 | – |
    • Castellan Axe (Shooting)
      • | 24″ | Rapid Fire 1 | S: 4 | AP: -1 | D: 2 | – |
    • Guardian Spear (Melee) – 12
      • | Melee | Melee | S:+1 | AP: -3 | D: d3 | – |
    • Guardian Spear (Shooting)
      • | 24″ | Rapid Fire 1 | S: 4 | AP: -1 | D: 2 | – |
    • Misericordia – 4
      • | Melee | Melee | S: User | AP: -2 | D: 1 | Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon unless it is also equipped with a storm shield. |
    • Aegis of the Emperor
      • Models with this ability have a 5+ invulnerable save.
      • In addition, roll a d6 each time a model with this ability suffers a mortal wound in the Psychic phase. on a 6 that mortal wound is ignored.
    • Storm Shield – Ø
      • A model equipped with a storm shield has a 3+ invulnerable save.
    • Custodes Vexilla
      • You can re-roll failed Morale tests for friendly Imperium Infantry and Biker units within 6″ of this model.
      • In addition, when you add this model to your army, choose one of the following vexillas for this model to carry:
        • Vexilla Imperius
          • Adeptus Custodes models (other than Vehicles) add 1 to their Attacks characterstic whilst their unit is within 6″ of a friendly Vexilus Praetors with this vexilla.
        • Vexilla Defensor
          • Imperium Infantry units have a 5+ invulnerable save against ranged weapons whilst they are wholly within 9″ of any friendly Vexilus Praetors with this vexilla.
        • Vexilla Magnifica –
          • Your opponent must subtract 1 from hit rolls in the Shooting phase for attacks that target Adeptus Custodes units within 6″ of any friendly Vexilus Praetor with this vexilla.

Fast Attack: 2/2

  • Venatari Custodians – 144 [198]
    • | 12″ | WS: 2+ | BS: 2+ | S: 5 | T: 5 | W: 3 | A: 3 | LD: 8 | SV: 3+ |
    • 3 Kinetic Destroyer – 30
      • | 18″ | Pistol 2 | S: 6 | AP: -2 | D: 2 | When resolving an attack made with this weapon, an unmodified hit roll of 6 scores 1 additional hit. |
    • 3 Tarsus Buckler – 24
      • | Melee | Melee | S: +1 | AP: -2 | D: 1 | – |
    • Misericordia – Ø
      • | Melee | Melee | S: User | AP: -2 | D: 1 | Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon unless it is also equipped with a storm shield. |
    • Aegis of the Emperor
      • Models with this ability have a 5+ invulnerable save.
      • In addition, roll a d6 each time a model with this ability suffers a mortal wound in the Psychic phase. on a 6 that mortal wound is ignored.
    • Tarsus Buckler
      • When resolving an attack made with a weapon that has an Armor Penetration characteristic of -1 against a model equipped with a tarsus buckler, that weapon has an Armor Penetration characteristic of 0 for that attack.
    • Airborne Hunters
      • During deployment, you can set up this unit high in the skies instead of setting it up on the battlefield. If you do, at the end of one of your Movement phases you can set up this unit anywhere on the battlefield that is more than 9″ away from any enemy models.
  • Pallas Grav-Attack – 75 [100]
    • | 16″ | WS: 6+ | BS: 2+ | S: 5 | T: 6 | W: 8 | A: 2 | LD: 9 | SV: 3+ |
    • Twin Arachnus Blaze Cannon – 25
      • | 36″ | Heavy 2 | S: 7 | AP: -4 | D: 3 | When resolving an attack made with this weapon against a Vehicle unit, you can re-roll the wound roll. |
      • | 24″ | Heavy 6 | S: 5 | AP: -2 | D: 1 | – |
    • Hover Tank
      • Distances are always measured to and from this model’s hull.
    • Flare Shielding
      • This model has a 5+ invulnerable save.
    • Power of the Machine Spirit
      • This model does not suffer the penalty for moving and firing Heavy weapons.
    • Gravitic Backwash
      • If any units with this ability are chosen as targets of a charge, subtract 2 form the charge roll.
    • Explodes
      • When this model is destroyed, roll a d6 before removing it from play. On a 6 it explodes, and each unit within 3″ suffers 1 mortal wound.

Heavy Support: 1/2

  • 3 Sagittarum Custodians – 120 [177]
    • | 6″ | WS: 2+ | BS: 2+ | S: 5 | T: 5 | W: 3 | A: 3 | LD: 8 | SV: 2+ |
    • 3 Adrastus Bolt Caliver – 45
      • | 36″ | Assault 3 | S: 5 | AP: -1 | D: 1 | – |
      • | 12″ | Assault 1 | S: 5 | AP: -3 | D: d3 | For each hit roll of 1 made for attacks made with this weapon, the bearer’s unit suffers 1 mortal wound after shooting with this weapon. |
    • 3 Misericordia – 12
      • | Melee | Melee | S: User | AP: -2 | D: 1 | Each time the bearer fights, it can make 1 additional attack with this weapon unless it is also equipped with a storm shield. |
    • Aegis of the Emperor
      • Models with this ability have a 5+ invulnerable save.
      • In addition, roll a d6 each time a model with this ability suffers a mortal wound in the Psychic phase. on a 6 that mortal wound is ignored.

Total: 865