Battle Report: Blood Ravens vs. Orks
The space marines of the Blood Ravens chapter arrived on Wasp-987c and immediately secured an ancient brass keep. Had it not been for their subsequent action against the orks , more questions would likely have been raised about their true purpose on the planet’s surface… Battle report from paladin84. Blood Ravens vs. Orks Mission: Seize ground, 5 objectives Deployment: Dawn of war. Blood Ravens (space marine) list 1000pt: Librarian, plasma pistol, null zone, Avenger 115pt Tactical squad (10 man), flamer, missile launcher 170pt Rhino, H/K missile 45pt Tactical squad (10 man), melta, multi-melta, combi-melta 185pt Sternguard veterans (5 man), 5x combi-plasma, power fist 175pt Dreadnought, Heavy flamer, Assault cannon 125pt Drop pod, Deathwind missile launcher 55pt Predator, autocannon, las cannon sponsons, H/K missile 130pt Orks list 1050pt: Warboss, power claw, eavy armor 90pt Nobz mob (10 man), power claw, big choppa, WAAAAGH banner, kombi-skorcha, pain boy 280pt Slugga boyz mob (20 man), Nob, Power claw, bosspole 160pt Slugga boyz mob (20 man), Nob, Power claw, bosspole 160pt Shoota boyz mob (20 man), 2x big shootas 130pt Deffkopta, rockets 45pt Deffkopta, rockets 45pt Trukk 35pt Killa kan, grotzooka 45pt 2x zzap guns 60pt The green tide was all too close for comfort at the beginning of this fight. The orks winning initiative found 2 large mobs of them calling for blood at the Blood Ravens’ doorstep. Two combat squads of tactical marines set up their heavy weapons in some cover and braced for the tide, knowing that their brothers were behind them. A veritable horde of over 70 greenskins, outnumbering the space marines almost 3 to 1 rushed forward in their first round hoping to launch a devastating waaaaagh!, in the second turn.