From atop enormous and reverent Stegadons, their crew fire enormous bolts from giant crossbows, decimating enemy ranks.
Stegadons are mighty beasts that have dwelt within the primeval jungles since long before the coming of the Old Ones. They are bulky creatures whose heads are covered by armoured crests, out of which project massive horns. With bony scales and spikes shielding their bodies, there are few predators that dare challenge them. Reared by teams of Skinks who stay with them throughout their lifetimes, Stegadons grow to become very protective of those they have known since they were hatchlings. Large howdahs are attached to the beasts' backs, and from this protected vantage point the Skinks hurl a storm of poison-tipped javelins or fire huge arrows from the mounted great bows known to the Skinks as 'Sotek's Curse'.
Ranged Contact Effects
Stegadon inflicts the following debuff when hitting an enemy with a missile attack.
Poison! (10 seconds)
- -20% Armour-Piercing Missile Damage
- -20% Missile Damage
- -24% Speed
- -20% Armour-Piercing Damage
- -20% Weapon Damage
|Can Cause Fear||This unit frightens all enemy units, reducing their leadership when nearby. It is also immune to fear. Fear penalties do not stack.|
|Can Cause Terror||This unit can cause terror, making its melee target rout for a short time. Units that cause terror are immune to terror and fear themselves.|
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