I’m fairly new to Eldar and am thinking of adding some more tanks to my list. I know the fire prism got a big buff with the codex, but how good is. The Night Spinner is an Eldar grav-tank based on the Falcon chassis. One of the most curious and also most accomplished Eldar designs, the Night Spinner is a. Today in the Eldar review series we look at one of the lesser-known vehicles, the Night Spinner. Viewed as something of an oddity by the 40k.
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Rangers act as the Night Spinner’s eyes, scouting the battlefield in search of prey.
Contents [ show ]. This thing can be used to punish TEQs. From Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum. Lexicanum pages needing citation. That means a whopping 4 dead TEQs. Deathweaver Squadrons were deployed to lethal effect when the Eldar of Saim-Hann fought the Imperial Elvar in the equatorial jungles of Dellerax. It’s based on the Falcon chassis and mounts two bigger versions of the monofilament guns used by Warp Spiders called a Doom Weaver. The Night Spinner’s primary armament are twin-linked Doomweaversdeadly Monofilament Weaponry which launch a large web of deadly wire high into the air.
Log in eldsr join the community. Oh boy, their weapon has two modes: The Rangers kept their suppressive fire up until the silvery strands were a few inches above their quarry. Its big brother is the Void Spinner which is considerably more bad ass.
It is based on the Eldar Falcon grav tank chassis and is designed to provide indirect mobile fire support to fast-moving Spknner offensives. Unique amongst artillery vehicles, it does not fire crude explosive shells like the guns of lesser races, but instead utilises a far more subtle and elegant means of delivering death from afar.
Deathweaver Squadrons are used slinner destroy entire infantry formations.
Upon hitting the ground the web forms a barrier that may dissect anyone crossing through it, but will eventually settle into a solid blanket that can be moved over safely. Personal tools Log in Request account. As is true of all Eldar vehicles, Night Spinners are also constructed of Wraithbone and other psycho-plastics sung into being by Bonesingers. The Night Spinners lie in wait, hidden out of harm’s way, awaiting the Ranger’s signal to attack. Warhammer 40, Eldar Vehicles. This means it’s feasible to go and instagib ork mobs, nobs and T4 models something the dispersed fireprism can’t do thanks to its measly S5.
The web is made up of thousands of miles of incredibly strong, monofilament thread that can shear through any substance, including steel or tank armour.
This substance is incredibly thin, and yet so strong that nothing can stop its inexorable descent towards its victims. Upon sighting the foe, the Rangers will track their target and relay its coordinates, taking great pains to remain hidden until their target is in perfect position. Because unlike the fire prisms their special ‘combined shots’ don’t sacrifice one or two shots. They primarily consist of a battery of Night Spinners which combine their fire to spin a single, ghostly blanket of death — one far larger and denser than any could weave individually.
The Night Spinner is an Eldar grav-tank based on the Falcon chassis. As the confused Imperial Guardsmen raised their heads to see why the attack mysteriously stopped they met the descending wire-strands — flesh parted without a sound and the hopelessly ensnared soldiers were slaughtered without ever truly realising the danger they were in.
The dispersed modes, should they not scatter, will cause 12 wounds that will result in 6 dead devastators. The compound is kept in a liquid state within a magnetic reservoir, and when released through niht thousands of microscopic firing ducts, nght is woven into a web-like cloud by spinning gravity clamps.
Your ad here, right now: Before they weren’t that great Knowing that the Guardsmen would be unable to evade the Night Spinner’s attack, the Rangers suddenly ceased their fire and melted back into the undergrowth, leaving their bewildered foes to their doom.
Being realistic, we are looking at hits at best and 6 wounds that will result in as many TEQs as the Nightspinners should they be out of cover, nnight they could cause even less if they had fallen into ruins. The Night Spinner grav-tank mounts a Doomweaver atop its sleek chassis, a weapon that spins threads of monofilament wire into a lethal web that is launched high into the air.
The Eldar refer to the threads as the Chain of Vaulafter the unbreakable bonds in Eldar legend. Welcome to Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum!
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It is not uncommon for the monofilament threads to shear clean through turrets spunner weapon barrels. Sign In Don’t have an account? This page was last modified on 16 Octoberat Indeed, the threads are known amongst the Eldar as the “Chain of Vaul,” named after the unbreakable bonds of legend.
The Night Spinner is an Eldar anti-gravity combat vehicle.
Night Spinner – Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum
Retrieved from ” https: This material not only allows the vehicle’s crew to control the craft with both body and mind, it also makes it impossible for other races to replicate or operate it. Views Read Edit View history. Anyone or anything unfortunate enough to lie under a Night Spinner’s ghostly web will be zpinner by the simple actions of gravity drawing the cords downwards.