Triarch Praetorian viability(Also Lychguard rock)
Ok, so I've played a 2000 pt. game so far with the new Crons and I've got a comment and a question.
Firstly, Lychguard(Lolguard) with shields are excellent! First enemy shot of the game saw a reflected lascannon shot wreck an enemy Hellhound that was much too close. After that a squad of infantry and a unit of mortars(Ghostwalk mantle ftw!) were killed simply by reflected shots. This ability is amazing and incredibly useful. I'd recommend keeping a Rez Orb with these guys at all times, they're just that valuable.
Now for the question: I can't for the life of me figure out how to use Triarch Praetorians for anything that doesn't involve getting them all killed! Their I2 just kills it. Even if they get into combat they're gonna attack last, and those Voidblades aren't gonna get many chances to hit. The only thing I can think of is to have some Wraiths trail them at all times. Their whips will reduce enemy I to 1, then the Praetorians will get in some good hits. But is it worth taking Wraiths just to babysit them? These things are really cool looking and I'd love to take them, but so far they seem like more of a liability with low I, one attack, and no Invul save.
What do you guys think?
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