The Macharius ‘Vanquisher’ is armed with twin-linked Vanquisher Cannons in the main turret. Search. Edit; Watch this page. Macharius Vanquisher. Redirect page. Redirect to: Macharius (Heavy Tank)#Macharius ‘Vanquisher’. Retrieved from. Ladies and Gents, this is a long one. It’s part wishlisting, conversion idea generation, and a discussion piece. TL:DR – how would you.
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In appearance and operation, the Macharius is the big brother of the Leman Russ Battle Tank — each of the main weapons available to the Macharius chassis is the equivalent of one of the Russ variants.
Macharius Heavy Tank
Ads by Project Wonderful! After long testing and consultations with many other Forge Worlds, Lucius was finally sanctioned to start production by the Mechanicus. The Macharius ‘Vanquisher’ is armed with twin-linked Vanquisher Cannons in the main turret. As a result, these Forge Worlds may turn to the manufacture of the more readily available Macharius tank.
Due to the Avenger’s low BS compared to every other fighter I’d prefer to go with Lightnings for ground attack or Thunderbolts for an all-rounder. Retrieved from ” http: Up-Gunning a Macharius Vanquisher self.
What the Macharius is the representation of machagius lost tank design that survived the Age of Strife.
The updated Lord of War rules allow for taking pretty much any super heavy as a representation of the many varied designs used in the 31st millennium.
The tank looks damn good. Particularly in light of the new daemon engines that Chaos are getting and the half-ass Baneblades that the SM are getting ret-conned into their arsenals, the IG might need some balancing firepower.
Which then begs the question on why can’t the Stormlord afford an actual turret. What I dont get is why is the Macharius in the Heresy at all. From here we start to get into the more murky waters of adjusting roles and straight up adding weapons. This is where conversions get fun and folks start getting less comfortable.
The comparable ease with which the Macharius ‘Omega’ can be manufactured and maintained has more then overcome its shortcomings in the eyes of the Departmento Munitorum [3d]and large quantities of resources have been devoted to the forge worlds which produce them such as Lucius, Hellgrace and Dynax Primus. Log in and join the community.
Frankly, running some psykers with your Russes will do the job for cheaper. Contents jacharius show ]. Turret-mounted Twin-Linked Vanquisher Cannons.
Miniature Fairy Tales: Macharius Vanquisher
Sorry it’s not better news Though it is less durable and possesses less firepower than the Baneblade, it is also substantially less expensive in the fluff and more common. It is part of a class of tanks known as “second-generation Baneblades ” — since the Adeptus Mechanicus keeps a very tight hold on the Baneblade STC patterns, supply is extremely limited.
So for instance against a spartan with a flair shield I am S8 AP2 and because its a primary weapon I roll 3D6 and pick the two highest for the penetration roll, and as its AP2 it can 1 shot it.
Macarius gap only increases if one or both of the Russes is made into a tank commander. Submit a new link. While stationary, they outperform the Macharius.
You know I love the look of the Marauder Destroyer model, but I didn’t think the rules justified the points and cash cost of it in 30k. Personal tools Log in Request account. Vsnquisher to Reddit, the front page of the internet.
That said, twin-linked weapons alone have stolen victory from the jaws of defeat on more than on a few occasions so the call is yours. Oh whoops, sorry I thought you were talking about Solar Auxilia. Or maybe Forge World will finally give us a model for the mythical Dominus. Even though the Malcador has that sweet ass twin-linked Lascannons, its unreliable engine, underwhelming armor, lack of a proper turret and disappointing side weaponry means that pound for pound, the Macharius Vanquisher offers more bang for your buck without the hassle of being immobilized because of reasons.
Avengers seem to be good competition, only take an FA slot, and are far lower points investment. Want to add to the discussion?
For other uses of Machariussee Macharius disambiguation. All Macharius Tanks can be upgraded with the following improvements: Subsequently, the Omega has proven its worth on the battlefield of Orask, Nicanodes and in counter assaults against the Tyranids on the Sable Nebula.