Lynus Wesselbaum & Edrea Lloryrr

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Mercenary Minion Character Unit

Since their mentor’s withdrawal from such pursuits, Lynus Wesselbaum and Edrea Lloryrr have taken the lead in cataloging the wonders of Caen in place of the famous professor Viktor Pendrake. With a strong knack for survival and an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, they have already pursued countless dangerous expeditions and shared more than a few close calls, forging a strong friendship in the field. Lynus’ book smarts and sharp memory serve as an excellent complement to Edrea’s arcane gifts, and the pair has made a name for themselves in many academic circles.

Basic Info[edit]

Lynus Wesselbaum & Edrea Lloryrr
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Base Size Small
Unit Size 2
SPD 6
MAT 5
RAT 5
DEF 14
ARM 12
Damage Boxes 5
Cost 5

Weapons and Attacks[edit]

Lynys[edit]

  • Military Rifle - 10" range, POW 11 gun
  • Great Sword - 2" range, P+S 10 melee weapon.

Edrea[edit]

  • Military Rifle - 10" range, POW 11 gun.
  • Sword - 0,5" range, P+S 7 melee weapon.

Special Abilities[edit]

Lynus Only[edit]

  • Officer - This model is the unit commander even if the unit has a Leader model.
  • Applied Knowledge (★ Action) - Target warrior model chooses column/branch they hit.
  • Heal [_] (★ Action) - Remove _ damage from a living Faction model in B2B.

Edrea Only[edit]

  • Magic Ability [ _ ] - This model can use its Combat Action to cast spells. Offensive spells are a (★ Attack) and friendly spells are a (★ Action). Edrea is a skilled spellcaster.
    • Arcane Bolt (★ Attack) - 12" RNG magic attack with POW 11 and no additional features or effects.
    • Wind Barrier (★ Action) - Ordinary (non-magical) ranged attacks automatically miss this model and any other model in the unit completely within a short distance.
    • Zephyr (★ Action) - Everyone in the unit may move a short distance.
  • True Sight - This model ignores clouds for LOS, and ignores Stealth always.

Thoughts on Lynus Wesselbaum & Edrea Lloryrr[edit]

Lynus Wesselbaum & Edrea Lloryrr in a nutshell[edit]

Lynys and Edrea are a couple of cheap utility models. Edrea is obviously the more useful of the two - and she's mostly a way to get a cheap and true sighted magical attack into your army for hunting incorporeal or stealth models. Lynys' main interesting ability is his heal, and as soon as a mercenary warcaster or minion warlock comes out that uses their damage boxes the way the The Harbinger of Menoth or Morvahna the Dawnshadow does he's going to find his way into a lot of lists. Until then he has weak combat stats and his abilities are strictly niche.

Combos & Synergies[edit]

  • Any model with Grievous Wounds, especially Alten Ashley. If you can use Applied Knowledge on him, you can easily take out a Warbeast's Spirit and deny it the ability to do anything useful for at least a turn.
  • Any non battle engine War-noun would love Applied Knowledge, especially ones like Captain Kara Sloan with access to multiple attacks per activation.

Drawbacks & Downsides[edit]

  • Other than Arcane Bolt they don't really do much.

Tricks & Tips[edit]

Changes from Mk2[edit]

Mk2 they were slightly more expensive, but Lynus could use an ability that allowed him to shoot and Edrea to make a magical attack and then shoot.

Other[edit]

Trivia[edit]

Theme Forces this is a member of[edit]

Rules Clarifications[edit]

Minion - Faction models (Edit)
Farrow Warlocks (Edit)
Warlocks Arkadius1 - Carver1 - Helga1 - Midas1 - Sturm & Drang1
Lesser Warlocks Rorsh
Farrow Warbeasts (Edit)
Lessers Razor Boars
Lights Battle Boar - Gun Boar - Splatter Boar
Dr Arkadius only: Gorax Rager
Heavies Road Hog - War Hog
Gatorman Warlocks (Edit)
Warlocks Barnabas1 - Calaban1 - Jaga-Jaga1 - Maelok1 - Rask1
Lesser Warlocks Wrong Eye
Gatorman Warbeasts (Edit)
Lights Boneswarm - Bull Snapper
Heavies Blackhide Wrastler - Blind Walker - Ironback Spitter - Swamp Horror

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Units, Solos, & Battle Engines
Warlock attachments Targ
Units Farrow Farrow Bone Grinders - Farrow Brigands - Farrow Commandos - Farrow Razorback Crew - Farrow Slaughterhousers
Gatorman Bog Trog Ambushers - Croak Raiders - Gatorman Bokor & Shamblers - Gatorman Posse
Unaligned Gobber Bellows
Nyss Hunters - Blythe & Bull - Boomhowlers - Lynus & Edrea
Solos Farrow Maximus - Rorsh & Brine - Targ
Gatorman Bog Trog Mist Speaker - Bog Trog Trawler - Croak Hunter - Gatorman Witch Doctor
Wrong Eye & Snapjaw
Unaligned Efaarit Scout - Feralgeist -Gobber Tinker - Gremlin Swarm - Ogrun Bokur - Gobber Chef - Gobber Raiders - Thrullg - Totem Hunter
Alten Ashley - Brun Cragback & Lug - Dahlia Hallyr & Skarath - Gudrun the Wanderer - Hutchuck - Lanyssa Ryssyl, Nyss Sorceress - Orin - Raluk - Saxon Orrik - Viktor Pendrake
Battle Engines Meat Thresher (Farrow) - Sacral Vault (Gatorman)
Minion - Theme Forces (Edit)
The Blindwater Congregation - The Thornfall Alliance