Liche Priest (Shadows)

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Liche Priest
Tmb liche priest campaign 01 0.png
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FactionTomb Kings
CategorySpellcaster hero
Unit size1
Icon treasury.png Cost (MP): 300 (300)
Icon hourglass.png Turns: 1
Icon income.png Upkeep: 0
Icon stat health.png Health: 3512
Icon stat morale.png Leadership: 60
Icon stat speed.png Speed:
Icon stat attack.png Melee Attack: 25
Icon stat defence.png Melee Defence: 30
Icon stat charge bonus.png Charge Bonus: 10
Resistance missile.png Missile Resistance: 15
Icon stat damage.png Weapon Damage: 210
Modifier icon armour piercing.png Armour-Piercing Damage: 90
Icon stat speed.png Melee Interval: 4 s
Icon stat armour.png
  • Causes fear.png Can Cause Fear: This unit frightens all enemy units, reducing their Icon stat morale.pngleadership when nearby. It is also immune to fear. Fear penalties do not stack.
  • Encourages.png Encourage: This unit provides a Icon stat morale.pngleadership bonus to nearby allies. Units within range of both the Lord's aura and an encouraging unit will receive the larger of the two bonuses.
  • Hide forest.png Hide (forest): This unit can hide in forests until enemy units get too close.
  • Undead.png Undead: The unit is Undead (does not rout, immune to terror, becomes unstable when is low).

Liche Priest (Shadows) is a Tomb Kings spellcaster hero unit introduced in Total War: Warhammer II with the Rise of the Tomb Kings DLC. The savage desert itself obeys the one who summons the dunes and the dead to fight for him.

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Liche Priests and Master Necromancers are the undying members of Nehekhara's Mortuary Cult, and they hold the secrets to Unlife. They know the rituals needed to draw forth spirits from the Realm of Souls and bind them once more into corporeal bodies. It is they who rouse the Tomb Kings and their courts from their slumber and awaken their armies for war. Liche Priests and Master Necromancers are also the keepers of Nehekhara's arcane lore. Through ritualistic incantations, they call upon the power of ancient gods to bestow blessings upon the warriors of the Tomb Kings, infusing their ancient bones with magical energy. Similarly, they cast terrible curses upon their foes, summoning vengeful desert spirits to feast on their souls.

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This unit is only recruitable in campaign after acquiring the sixth Book of Nagash. In multiplayer he is not usable. It is also usable in custom battle.

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