Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Over the rainbow
Renegades and heretics 1500
I'm going to field this list vs space marines (ultramarines TAC list), Chaos marines (unbound obliterator spam and another TAC melee-ish fast list) and Orks (probably twin battlewagon with meganobz + bikers & koptas+ 40-60 boyz )
Need some suggestions. Main problems to me are:
-Will Anti tank be enough?
-Will anti infantry be enough?
-Aircraft are going to hurt me much? (no flyier spam expected)
-Will I have enough board control / will i be reactive enough against fast threats?
Here's the list: Using IA13 - 1500 pts
Renegade command squad
Meltabombs on Heretic
Khorne covenant on Heretic
Platoon "Soilent Green"
20 Renegades, ccw+ pistol
3 flamers, chaos sigil
Demagogue w/ meltabombs
Veteran Squad "Cannibal Corpses"
Veteran Squad "Nuclear Deaths"
2 Medusa Artillery Tank
6 Heavy Weapon Squads
4 Quadlaunchers Artillery batteries
2 extra crewman
---Plan is to join the Arch-Heretic to the Platoon Command Squad and march around the Baneblade up to midfield, supported by the rest of the platoon, to engage in melee those who arrive too near, after a good plasma peppering. Baneblade is so big that with just 6- 8" of movement it should confer Zealot to my midfield units AND the Lascannon squads left behind.
Lascannons and Medusa tanks should handle any armour at 1500, even another superheavy or a Knight or 2, i think.
Quadlaunchers are there for anti infantry duties and to force pinning tests on lousy melee units.
Veteran squads infiltrate and scout move to melt something in turn one or otherwise gives my static list some ability to outflank, be a nuisance and take objectives otherwise out of my reach.
The baneblade...is scary, gives Zealot and shoot some shots, but i feel i coud spend 500 pts in another, more productive way. Still, i owe the model, so fuck the emperor and bring it on!
Any suggestions & answers to my worries above?
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