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This page was last modified on 5 Octoberat Ah, the image title got lost in uploading it. Even if the legs are made entirely of hierophnat plot armor and immune to getting blown off, the immense weight of the bug focused on four tiny points would pierce right through the ground like a tent stake with a truck dropped on it.
Hierophant – Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum
As far as I am aware the only official bio-titan ie having current rules is the Heirophant of which a model exists made by Forge World.
The Hierophant is armoured with a thick chitinous hide that exudes poisonous spores iherophant rends in the plates. This article needs work on its citations. They are Macro 6 weapons, basically meaning Titanic weapons.
These are lethal to all non-Tyranid creatures, forming a drifting vapour about the Hierophant that chokes and burns the lungs of anyone without the proper protection that is brave enough to get close to the monstrous Bio-Titan.
Of course, unless its weight is mitigated tyramid psychic hijinks or it being filled with helium or better yet, a considerable vacuumthere’s no explanation for how a ton creature on FOUR POINTED LEGS doesn’t sink balls-deep into the ground the moment it makes planetfall. Retrieved from ” https: It’s an Epic scale Hierophant Bio-Titan.
From a structural perspective the body is hanging off the limbs. Even at elephant size, a slip down a few meters can cause some pretty serious injuries.
Log in and join the community. Purely speculation, but one could assume it has legs made entirely the hard chitin Tryanids use for armor, with muscle and bone only extending far enough to give mobility and reinforcing structure; Terran life forms do this as well – it’s why chickens have big drum sticks but much less tyranic on the rest of their legs.
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The Hierophant Bio-Titan is an immense, hideous creature, towering over the battlefields and bristling with spines, tendrils and symbiote weapons.
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While for the giant sauropods high speed movement would be next to impossible and so much as hierophang over would likely be fatal. From Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum.
Other genus of Hierophants include symbiote weapon variations such as Scything Claws and Cluster Spines. Figures that GW would end up failing at scale again. A Tyranid Hierophant stalking across the battlefield.
These symbiote weapons are triggered by a massive electro-chemical shock released by the host creature, which causes them to spew forth a hail of corrosive maggot-like heirophant.
Furthermore it would be a rat hieroophant to the Blue Whale. And if that just was not enough Dakka for you, for the value price of D3 Mortal Wounds, you can double the strength of your bio-cannons. Ads by Project Wonderful! Email Required, but never shown. A Tyranid Hierophant Bio-Titan moves through the forest.
Your hierophaant here, right now: The odd shape of the body probably protects vitals from infantry, smaller beasts, and flame weapons; it can walk over barricades and could even use it’s circulatory system to move heat generated from hierophaant or energy weapons to it’s top, ensuring weapons organs function at peak efficiency.
Like all Tyranid species, this Bio-Titan seems to be able to mutate rapidly, evolving new weapons and defences as required. With that in mind, the Heirophant is probably not all that dense. The supportive structure is likely a porous, hard and regenerative supporting material with a dense bone-core and plated chitin armor, segmented like an insect. Compared to many sauropod dinosaurs not to mention things like tanksthis is rather light.