View Full Version : Armed to Da' Teef Question

Justicar Jacob
14-03-2007, 11:29
I know that Black Orcs can decide what weapons they'll use at the beggining of the combat round. If they take shields can they use 2 choppas, or great weapons still if they so choose?

Or are they limited to the shiled and hand weapon if you buy them the shield. I assume if you can buy them a shield and take great weapons and double choppas that there is no armor save bonus.

14-03-2007, 11:34
They can choose not to use their shields in combat, so they can use their second choppa or Great Weapon.

14-03-2007, 14:36
They can choose what combination to use at the beginning of each combat (not each round obviously). So they´ll benefit improved armour against arrows for example if they wear shield, but they won´t benefit from it anymore if they decide to combat with great weapons or 2 choppas. At the end of the combat they benefit again from the shield bonus...and so on.

14-03-2007, 14:54
Indeed. Buying shields gives you a third option to pick for close combat: 2 choppa's, great axe, choppa&shield.

Note that any wielder of a great axe who can also have a shield has this option. Either use the great axe or your hand weapon and shield (any model has a hand weapon).