View Full Version : 2500-Empire, thoughts?

25-01-2011, 05:05
Hey all,

Just cobbling together an empire list, I wanted it to be a little more focussed on combat then most lists, hence the knights, greatswords, flagellants, etc. Please let me know what you think of it, all comments appreciated!


Arch Lector of Sigmar: Armour of Destiny, shield. (178)
Wizard Lord(Not sure what lore to use): Lv.4 wizard, Talisman of Preservation, Dispel Scroll. (280)


Captain of the empire: BSB, Armour of meteoric Iron, Ironcurse Icon. (105)
Warrior Priest: Heavy armour, shield, barded warhorse. (110)
Master Engineer: (**)

Core Units:

36 Halberdiers: Musician, standard bearer. (192)
24 Flagellants(***)
14 Handgunners: Musician, standard bearer. (127)
10 Huntsmen(***)

Special Units:

24 Greatswords: Musician, Standard bearer. (260)
9 Inner Circle Knights: Musician, Standard bearer, Banner of Eternal Flame. (268)
Great Cannon(***)
Great Cannon(***)

Rare Units:

Steam Tank(***)



Torpedo Vegas
25-01-2011, 18:40
If you want to run a CC centric list, Greatswords are a poor choice. You want to win combats in a CC, Greatswords are for holding, not killing. You need more state troops. Empire CC choices suck, but as they are so cheap it doesn't matter. 40 man Halberdier units are really good.