Independent Characters and Warlords

Experience Tables:

Close Combat Expertise

Rank 1:

  1. Experienced Fighter: Model gains Preferred Enemy and Hatred against an army faction of his choice (chosen once)
  2. Hardened: Model gains Feel No Pain that cannot be negated by Instant Death
  3. Battle Cunning: Model gains +1WS.
  4. Aura of Glory: model gains Eternal Warrior
  5. Stealthy: Model and any unit it’s attached to gain Shrouded
  6. Lucky: one die per round may be rerolled while model is alive

Rank 2:

  • Hierarchy of Command: Increase Command Rating by 1 (this may be selected automatically instead of rolling on the table).
  1. Dodgy Opponent: Enemy models may only hit model on a roll of 5+ during the assault phase (takes precedence over other abilities and/or wargear enemy models may have)
  2. Acceleration: Model gains Hammer of Wrath.
  3. Feral: Model is treated as the Beast type for all purposes.
  4. Sixth Sense: Model may reroll one failed armor, cover, or invulnerable save a turn.
  5. Unnatural Strength: Choose one: model gains +1 S and Rending in close combat, and any unit it’s attached to gains Rending, or, model gains +1S and Concussive, and any unit it’s attached to gains Concussive in close combat.

Rank 3:

  • Hierarchy of Command: Increase Command Rating by 1 (this may be selected automatically instead of rolling on the table).
  1. Lightning reflexes: Model gains +1 I, and unwieldy weapons strike at initiative 2 instead of initiative 1.
  2. Adamant: Model gains +1T and +1W.

Ballistic Expertise

Rank 1:

  1. Hardened: Model gains Feel No Pain that cannot be negated by Instant Death
  2. Battle Cunning: Model gains +1BS.
  3. Aura of Glory: model gains Eternal Warrior.
  4. Stealthy: Model and any unit it’s attached to gain Shrouded
  5. Lucky: one die per round may be rerolled while model is alive

Rank 2:

  • Hierarchy of Command: Increase Command Rating by 1 (this may be selected automatically instead of rolling on the table).
  1. Acceleration: Model may shoot twice in shooting phase.
  2. Sixth Sense: Model may reroll one failed armor, cover, or invulnerable save a turn

Rank 3:

  • Hierarchy of Command: Increase Command Rating by 1 (this may be selected automatically instead of rolling on the table).

Strategic Expertise

Rank 1:

  1. Inspiring Aura: Friendly units within 12” of the model may reroll Ld tests and always get to use their full Ld.
  2. Deceit: Choose one: model gains the Infiltrate and Outflank ability, or the model and any unit it’s attached to gain Deep Strike.
  3. Stealthy: Model and any unit it’s attached to gain Shrouded.
  4. Surprise Action: Seize Initiative on 3+ and roll for reserves turn 1.

Rank 2:

  • Hierarchy of Command: Increase Command Rating by 1 (this may be selected automatically instead of rolling on the table).
  • Perfect Leader: All friendly units may reroll Ld tests, and friendly models in close combat are Fearless.
  • Tactical Manipulation: d6 units may be redeployed at beginning of game after seize roll, before first turn.

Rank 3:

  • Hierarchy of Command: Increase Command Rating by 1 (this may be selected automatically instead of rolling on the table).

Independent Characters and Warlords

War for Vulcallus aelkane