The Macharius ‘Vanquisher’ is armed with twin-linked Vanquisher Cannons in the main turret. Search. Edit; Watch this page. Macharius Vanquisher. Redirect page. Redirect to: Macharius (Heavy Tank)#Macharius ‘Vanquisher’. Retrieved from. Ladies and Gents, this is a long one. It’s part wishlisting, conversion idea generation, and a discussion piece. TL:DR – how would you.

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Only a handful of Forge Worlds are allowed access to the original STC designs for these ancient and powerful war-machines, and a Mechanicus Magos may petition Mars for access to these designs for centuries or even a millennia without success. However they soon found themselves swamped by the Departmento Munitorium ‘s demands for the vehicle, and when the world of Krieg was returned to the Imperial fold it was Lucius that was charged machqrius equipping their newly-raised regiments. Able to carry only twenty seconds worth of continuous fire, most crews will fill the tank’s stowage bin with extra ammunition and strap on additional ammunition crates to machxrius hull.

Macharius (Heavy Tank) – Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum

You know I love the look of the Marauder Destroyer model, but I didn’t think the rules justified the points and cash cost of it in 30k. This is where conversions get fun and folks start getting less comfortable. Secondary fire comes in the form of a hull-mounted twin-linked Heavy Stubber and two sponson-mounted Heavy Stubbers, although the latter can be switched out for Heavy Flamers or Vanquiser Bolters.

Nalax went to Mars and to the High Fabricator-General for approval to begin manufacturing the Macharius. Since the mega-bolter is fed by a high-speed autoloader, the Macharius ‘Vulcan’ requires only a crew of six, using the space previously taken up by the two loaders for more ammunition. I mean, I love the Avenger, I have one and I use it That said, twin-linked weapons alone have stolen victory from the jaws of defeat on more than on a few occasions so the call macharijs yours.


The lack of penetrative power against fortified targets limits vanqjisher tank’s usage, while its main drawback is limited internal storage space. Other Forge Worlds try to fill macharihs gap in super-heavy tank demand by building heavy tanks of the Macharius and Malcador families.

Macharius Heavy Tank

As a result, these Forge Worlds may turn to the manufacture of the more readily available Macharius tank. Adding additional sponsons options such as autocannons, multi-lasers, or lascannons would also differentiate the Macharius from its smaller brethren and move it further into the role of a heavy hitter. Warhammer 40k is a franchise created by Games Workshop, detailing the far future and the grim darkness it holds.

Community Forum Discord Server. For other uses of Machariussee Macharius disambiguation. For when you need 2s to kill space marines. Like many, I find the Macharius hull to be very appealing. Even though the Malcador has that sweet ass twin-linked Lascannons, its unreliable engine, underwhelming armor, lack of a proper turret and disappointing side weaponry means that pound for pound, the Macharius Vanquisher offers more bang for your buck without the hassle of being immobilized because of reasons.

Two Leman Russ Vanquishers: Links to other people’s work are allowed but give credit where it is due. While the Russ’s Vanquisher Cannon is a pure tank hunter no blastthe Macharius is large enough to carry a second rack of shells that have no extra armor-piercing effect but are 2d6 S8 Ap From Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum. The Omega mounts an even bigger gun — it can fire like the Executioner’s gun with a longer range and larger blast.

While stationary, they outperform the Macharius. Secondary fire comes in the form of a hull-mounted twin-linked Heavy Stubber and two sponson-mounted Heavy Stubbers, although the latter can be switched out for Heavy Flamers or Heavy Bolters.

Other differences with the Macharius ‘Omega’ is the removal machariuw the hull-mounted Heavy Stubbers, while the sponsons can mount Heavy Bolters, Heavy Stubbers or Autocannons. The pattern itself is actually much older.


Just to add, Macharius’ aren’t very good at all in Heresy; Malcadors are just as good for less points, and can be taken in squadrons for Heavy Supports instead of LoW.

For Forge Worlds seeking to secure large military contracts but lacking the necessary Vanquished data, or who experience a shortfall in Baneblade production, the Macharius is a viable lesser alternative and has become a common sight in the regiments of the Imperial Guard.

The use of Vanquisher Cannons makes the Macharius Vanquisher a very deadly and effective tank hunter.

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I was thinking of it because it can punch through flair shields. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Discussion Macharius Vanquisher Question self. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet.

Due to the Avenger’s low BS compared to every other fighter I’d prefer to go with Lightnings for ground attack or Thunderbolts for an all-rounder.

Frankly, running some psykers with your Russes will do the job mqcharius cheaper. The Omega-pattern Plasma Blastgun, unlike the Ryza-pattern found on Imperial Titans, is a more compact design that is easier to manufacture.

And since it only has 6HPs you can take it and another 6HP super heavy as one lord of war slot so I was thinking of pairing this up with a Typhon.

Retrieved from ” http: Submit a new text post. Be respectful Do not post any direct quotes of rules or copyrighted materials Army lists may list total point costs per unit, but not specific point costs for each upgrade option.

All Macharius Tanks can be upgraded with the following improvements:

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