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    Drach'yen

    In the older Chaos Codex/40k rulebook (forget which edition, 3rd I think), Abbadon's Daemon Weapon Drach'yen never attacked him, even on a roll of 1. Yet in the current Chaos Codex, no mention of this rule. Does it still apply?


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    If there's no such rule in the new codex then that rule is no longer viable.
    One could say that it's kind of the point of new codexes and rulebooks, to discard old rules and replace them with new ones.

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    He still has a Daemon Weapon, which he should follow the rules for, unless his entry contains an explicit exception.
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    Abaddon's weapon attacks him, His two combined weapons have the effect of a Daemon Weapon and per pg.93 in the daemon weapon box if you roll a 1, you eat a wound and can't attack. No mention is made of any immunity to this effect in Abaddon's entry.
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    In other words Drach'Yen grew some backbone.
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    Haha, ok thanks everyone.

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    This may really be the only balancing factor about abaddon in high points games really...
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