Dannon Blythe & Bull

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Mercenary Minion Character Unit

The bounty hunter team of Dannon Blythe and the trollkin known simply as "Bull" has gained infamy across the war-torn region for their ruthless determination and efficiency. Wielding an impressive arsenal, they often take the expedient route of delivering targets dead allowing them complete to twice as many jobs while avoiding the tedious hassle of handling live prisoners.

Basic Info[edit]

Dannon Blythe & Bull
Base Size Small, Medium
DEF 15 (Blythe)/ 13(Bull)
ARM 13 (Blythe)/ 15 (Bull)
HP 5 (Blythe)/ 8 (Bull)
Cost 6

Weapons and Attacks[edit]


  • Pistol - 8" range, POW 10 gun.
  • Sword - 1" range, P+S 8 melee weapon


  • Demollisher - 10" range, ROF d3, POW 12 ranged weapon
    • Beat Back - Immediately after a basic attack with this weapon is resolved during this model's Combat Action, the enemy model hit can be pushed 1" directly away from the attacking model. After the enemy model is pushed, the attacking model can advance up to 1" directly towards it.
    • Critical Knockdown - On a critical hit, the model hit becomes knocked down.
  • Great Sword - 1" reach, P+S 11 melee weapon

Special Abilities[edit]

  • Minion - Works for Trollbloods
  • Mercenary - Works for Cygnar, Khador, and the Protectorate.


  • Officer - This model is the unit commander even if the unit has a Leader model.
  • Gunfighter - This model can use its ranged weapons even while in melee, but when it does so it can only target models it's in melee with. It can even make ranged attacks after charging.
  • Granted: Prey - While this model is still alive and in formation all of the unit gains Prey. (Prey - Before the game starts (but after setting up) pick a model/unit in the enemy army. Gain +2 to hit and +2 damage against it - and if it dies pick another one to replace it.)
  • Take Down - Models killed in melee by this model cannot use Tough and are RFP'd.


  • Trollkin - Just look at him.
  • Tough - When this model is disabled, roll a d6. On a 5 or 6, remove 1 damage point from this model; it is no longer disabled and becomes knocked down. While knocked down this model loses Tough.
  • Rapid Strike - This model has an additional melee attack each activation.
  • Take Down - Models killed in melee by this model cannot use Tough and are RFP'd.

Thoughts on Dannon Blythe & Bull[edit]

Dannon Blythe & Bull in a nutshell[edit]

Blythe and Bull are a combined arms duo designed to put RAT 8, POW 14 shots onto their prey target. They seem reasonably priced for what they do but never see play because d3 shots is not all that many, unboosted POW 14's aren't all that high and they both die with little effort. Their ideal targets are slow, multi-wound infantry.

Combos & Synergies[edit]

Drawbacks & Downsides[edit]

  • Kill either of them and you cripple the unit.

Tricks & Tips[edit]

Changes from Mk2[edit]

  • Cost Decreased
  • Bull's melee weapon is now medium ranged (Lost Reach)
  • Lost Huntsman, gained Granted: Prey
  • Lost Backswing special attack
  • Gained Cleave



Blythe and Bull were originally pictured on the front and rear cover of the Iron Kingdoms RPG World Guide, released in 2005.

Theme Forces this is a member of[edit]

Rules Clarifications[edit]



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