Welcome to Librarium Online!
Join our community of 80,000+ members and take part in the number one resource for Warhammer and Warhammer 40K discussion!
Registering gives you full access to take part in discussions, upload pictures, contact other members and search everything!
I have a couple of question regarding the drop pod model
1) Can you measure from anywhere on any ramp for deploying your models within 1" or must it be 1" from the hull?
These others most likely will be answered by #1 but
2) if the pod explodes, is the d6" explosion measured from the hull or the ramp? (rules, not fluff sense plz)
3) must opponents stay more than 1" from any part of the ramp when moving, or just the hull?
The model is what the model is. So according to what I can find, the ramps are part of the model and thus disembarking, opponents movement, and explosion would be measured from any part.
I am participating in a local tournament, so I would ask for references in your replies. Thank you for your answers!
Colorado Springs, Colorado
http://www.gamesandhobbies.com/ New Location Open on the north end!
I believe in all cases it's measured from the hull. Look on page 67 of the BRB and you will see that you measure 2" from the hull, not the deployed doors. The access point does not change, as in it is still measured from the same place.
Last edited by Chirality; January 3rd, 2010 at 04:31.
"Into the fires of battle, unto the anvil of war!"
-This space for rent-
Salamander project log
1) You disembark within 2" of access points the access points of a drop pod are the ramp openings, not the ramps themselves.
2) The explosion is measured from the hull.
3) You must stay 1" away from the vehicles hull.
The Emperor Protects
IG Best Gen 1st overall of 10 DE 4th overall of 6
Eldar 3rd Overall/Best General of 26--2nd Overall/Best General of 7--1st Overall/Best General of 11
This discussion was settled at our club by giving the analogy of the Rhino/Razorback back ramp. When the Rhino explodes it's from the vehicle itself, the doors wouldn't count. So in the case of a drop pod it would be the same.
"There is only do, or do not. There is no try." - Yoda