Tau Empire Codex 2013 | Army Builder Program
Dark Angels Codex 2013
Chaos Daemons Codex 2013
Chaos Space Marines Codex 2012

Warhammer 40k Forum Tau Online

 

Warhammer 40K Forum

psyker battle squad - soulstorm power, does it scatter?
Reply
Old 07 Dec 2009, 18:21   #1 (permalink)
Shas'Saal
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: morthamptonshire
Posts: 180
Default psyker battle squad - soulstorm power, does it scatter?

the psyker battle squads main power is the soulstorm which is large blast, but as a psykic power does it scatter like normal or does the blast radiate from the targeted model?

Please use capital letters, it's not difficult. - Rezzy
field marshel R Ironballs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07 Dec 2009, 18:25   #2 (permalink)
Shas'O
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 9,814
Default Re: psyker battle squad - soulstorm power, does it scatter?

Unless it says otherwise, blast(s) scatter.

How is it worded, if it's just that doing it?
__________________


Seventh Sanctum signature oddities.
Alignment: Neutral Pessimistic
Area of Magical Study: Practical Chronomancy
Favorite Spells: Divine Spell of the Cotton Candy Golem and Field of Bacon.

Proud supporter of Joe Wood!

Makes this your one good deed a day.
http://www.thehungersite.com/
enderwiggin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07 Dec 2009, 21:16   #3 (permalink)
Kroot Shaper
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 31
Default Re: psyker battle squad - soulstorm power, does it scatter?

Psychic shooting attacks just count as firing a ranged weapon, and they have no special rule saying that it does not scatter, so that means scatter. I suppose that the unconstrained energies of the warp would be just as hard to aim as a grenade launcher or the like, if not harder, so it makes sense in a fluff sense as well.
__________________
“Everything’s standard pattern! This is the Imperial fething Guard! Standard pattern boots, standard pattern mess tins, standard pattern bodybags! I’m a standard pattern infantryman, you’re a standard pattern no-neck, and any second now my standard pattern fist is going to send your nose bone back into your very sub-standard pattern brain!” – Sergeant Ceglan Varl, Guns of Tanith - Dan Abnett
Standard Pattern is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11 Dec 2009, 13:06   #4 (permalink)
Ethereal
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 10,961
Send a message via MSN to icer190
Default Re: psyker battle squad - soulstorm power, does it scatter?

I actually had a question pop up with this as well:

Since the strength of the attack is determined by the number of Sanctioned psykers in the squad, if you roll a double-1, will the strength then be the REMAINING number of psykers, or the origional count?
icer190 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
perils of the warp and psyker squad echosen Imperial Guard 3 01 Jul 2010 19:11
Soulstorm Psychic power ?? echosen Imperial Guard 8 26 Mar 2010 17:07
Psyker Battle Squad chicop76 Imperial Guard 4 14 Mar 2010 17:55
What to use for a Psyker Battle Squad? PhantineXX Imperial Guard 5 07 Oct 2009 14:40
Psker battle squad soulstorm power field marshel R Ironballs Imperial Guard 2 30 Jul 2009 15:26