For two centuries, the Legions of the Adeptus Titanicus have served in the There are two examples in the Adeptus Titanicus rulebook, with. As befits the most numerous Titan among the Legions, the Reaver has a place in all three of the maniples in the Adeptus Titanicus rulebook. Adeptus Titanicus has been around before and in a Designer’s Note inside the rulebook it states that “this is a brand new game system rather.

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On Reavers and Warhounds, they can hit sides and flanks of other Titans for those sweet bonuses, where your huge number of attack dice means you will likely roll one or two high dice. One thing that was evident early on in the basic rules is that the Repair Phase may take the most thought since Titans live and die by their void shields and weaponry.

Privacy policy About 1d4chan Disclaimers Mobile view. These weapons can be used defensively depending on your list, allowing you to put damage on more aggressive maniples as they close in. Views Read Edit View history. These traits are contained in a table and include things like the ability to automatically become the First Player for a turn, adjusting a single Repair roll die, or ignoring Catastrophic Damage on a roll. Reaver Laser Blaster, although not the best gun we’ve seen so far it is the best super heavy killer you can fit on your carapace, and although it won’t out shoot not by a long shot any of your main guns, it will more than happily wipe out a knight with 7 wounds to spare, making it idea for taking out small things which you wouldn’t normally bother shooting at, baneblades, land raiders, you know, small things by comparison to what your main guns are firing at.

Then, additional information is given about the three primary Titan classes, such as crew, height, weight, and more. No word on how hard it hits, but the answer is probably like a freight train at terminal velocity. General Movement Psychic 7th Fortifications.

This page was last modified on 29 Decemberat The final maniple is the Venator Light Maniple, which sees a Reaver leading multiple Warhounds into the fray.

Weak against armour, you’d think once they kill shields they’re useless. Can take two arm mounted weapons and one carapace mounted weapon, and is the rulbook Titan which can take melee weapons which you’re obligated to take because they look AWESOME.


This one looks to be the Warmonger to the Reaver’s Imperator, focusing entirely on long range firepower. Toughest thing afeptus the game right now, even if it’s not highest in wounds.

The cover art on both sides is absolutely gorgeous. It would certainly be nice to see the optional rules expanded at a later stage.

The rules section begins with a brief description of what Adeptus Titanicus has to offer players beyond the hobby aspect.

Turbo laser destructor, although it’s not competition really, it out performs both the overcharged blastgun and doesn’t inflict mortal wounds to your titan on 1’s and the inferno gun against all targets except infantry and T7 and below, where the inferno guns extra hits really shine. Gameplay will be cinematic in its own right and will require players to be both proactive and reactive.

Much of what is available in this section has already been covered in many Black Library or Forge World publications. The important thing to remember when deciding on what weapon is best for your titan is that direct damage output is not the only thing to think about, each weapon has maximum and in some cases minimum ranges, cover ignoring abilities, re-rolls or aoe damage. Melee weapons often need no support from the other weapon types.

The advanced rules, while somewhat small in comparative size to the base rules, also add major changes to the gaming experience. This will allow players with previous Adeptus Titanicus experience to transition into the newest edition more easily.

Some of these changes are cinematic, while others provide tactical options. Players are encouraged to use only the basic rules for their first few games, eventually adding the advanced rules to get the full experience.

Adeptus Titanicus/Tactics

The addition of Knight support is covered in a separate review. A lot of thought has been given to the wording in this game and there is very little ambiguity.

Together the basic and advanced rules form the core rules of the game. However, this rules book will not be the only source material as time goes on.

Warhammer 40,000/Tactics/Adeptus Titanicus(8E)

This is the Tactica page for the Adeptus Titanicus specialist game, for rules for playing with Titans in 40k click here. While the book comes with three starting maniples, it mentions that future expansions will bring new maniple options.

Matched Play is about a balanced fight where skill-at-arms is most important. It will be interesting to see what yours will be. It’s very tempting to take two Warlords, slap the big ol’ volcano cannon and missiles on it, and call it day.


It will be full of difficult choices and players will have a deep tactical toolbox to draw from. The final section of the rules are the optional rules, which fit on a single page.

Drake Seta 13 August at The game even includes additional callout boxes and blurbs that will clarify what to do should a unique situation occur that would cause potential rules contradictions. With a lower penalty to aimed shots and a usually high bonus to hit, these can really put the hurt down on enemy Titans, ignoring shields wince you’re so close.

Ads by Project Wonderful! The imagery and pictures used in the book break up the text really well and keep reading the book from feeling like a slog. Third carapace choice wildcard: The Myrmidon Battleline Maniple focuses strictly on the Battle Titans and provides a trait that enhances the likelihood of issuing the First Fire and Split Fire orders.

Adeptus Titanicus/Tactics – 1d4chan

Shadow Wolf 13 August at The length of it means that players will be able to use it to identify two pages for quick access, which will be quite useful with the amount of content in the book. Age of Sigmar will be familiar with the three play modes. A single volley from this gun is enough to destroy knights and baneblades and is by far your best weapon for sparring with other warhounds and the like, take it, no exceptions.

Stratagems are also used in Matched Play to balance out differences in Battle Rating. Mounts 2 arm weapons, 2 carapace weapons, and a few tertiary weapons that can overwatch for it. These rules also add additional effects on Titan plasma reactors, awakened Machine Spirits, Titan squadrons, and Knight support. Prior to the games main rules, basic concepts of the game such as re-rolls, explaining the different dice, arcs, templates, and more are explained.

The Narrative Play missions definitely echo the stories that have been produced over the years, with two favorites of TOC staff members among them: Newer Post Older Post Home.