“Shatter, and die!”
Venerable Dreadnoughts differ from standard Imperial Dreadnoughts in that their occupants are regarded as some of the oldest and wisest Space Marines still in service to the Imperium of Man. They have fought in thousands of battles over the course of many centuries or even millennia.
Melee Resistance Aura
This unit takes 40% less damage from melee weapons. Passive ability.
Killing enemies in melee inspires allied units in radius 45, increasing their damage by 20% and lowering received suppression by 20% for 20 seconds. Also restores 100 courage. When Dark Age of Technology is upgraded, the inspiration increases affected units' damage by 35%, lowers received suppression by 30%, and restores 200 courage. Passive ability.
The Dreadnought fights through death for 10 seconds and cannot be disabled, slowed, or repaired. Every second, allied infantry in radius 35 are inspired, removing 20 courage damage, reducing received courage damage by 10%, and increasing damage by 5% for 10 seconds.
The Dreadnought storms the targeted location, increasing its speed by 200%. Each second, all units in radius 6 take 20 power melee damage and ability knockback unless they are retreateing. Targets in radius 2 of the Dreadnought are inflicted with an additional 20 power melee damage. Damage can only be dealt to each individual model 2 times every 2.5 seconds. Cooldown 40 seconds.
Slams the Dreadnought's fist into the ground, dealing 35 melee damage, weapon knockback, and stunning enemy infantry for 5 seconds in radius 10. Cooldown 40 seconds.
Dark Age of Technology | T3
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Increases health by 300 and improves the inspiration allies receive from kills made by the Venerable Dreadnought. Inspiration now increases damage by 35% and reduces received suppression by 30% for 20 seconds.