Sunday, January 22, 2012

500 points of Eldar

What I've been fielding for the last two weekends for the 500 point league

Eldrad - 210
6x Pathfinders - 144
6x Pathfinders - 144

This is not competitive by any means unless I'm up against a suitable opponent. Vehicle heavy lists, assault oriented armies and flamers have been generally beating my ass.

What works:
Extreme survivability from ranged shooting. 2+/2+ cover save is unbreakable. I don't think I've lost a pathfinder to shooting while in cover + fortuned so far.

What doesn't:
13 models, extremely squishy in melee. Eldrad has been a champ though. (See pic below of him surrounded by Ork boyz. He survived the game locked in this assault for 2 turns). Sniper rifles are not the best anti-tank weapons.

Why I'm having a ton of fun with this army:
Infiltrating, Divination, the look on my opponents face when they first attempt shooting attacks on covered pathfinders. Mind War!

Eldrad and his crew

"No me gusta"

"It's a good day to die! (If you know the reasons why)"

More to come

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