Episode 108: Genestealer Cult Part 1
In this episode, we talk about Genestealer Cults. It’s one of the newest and most unique armies in the game of 40K and the only one who can ally with Tyranids. In part one, we will talk about the history and lore of Genestealer cults, their army rules, the cult creeds, and getting started.
A brief history of Genestealer Cults
History in game
Each time a character fails a save before damage is rolled or takes a mortal wound, if a friendly unit or brood brother is within 3”, on a 4+, they take that and are slain.
Deployment shenanigans: ambush or underground.
Stratagems that impact Cult Ambush.
What makes this so good?
Description, rules, stratagems, relics and traits.
- 4-Armed Emperor
- Pauper Princes
- Bladed cog
- Rusted Claw
- Twisted Helix
GSC is a fragile army, a lot of T3 with weak saves, but it hits hard! Melee is really good, and short ranged firepower can be really strong.
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