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The Menace Below is an army ability which allows Skaven factions to summon a unit of Clanrats anywhere on the battlefield during a battle.

Hearing the call to battle, the Clanrats teem from every crack and crevice to consume and devour their enemies.

  • Additional uses of the ability can also be purchased on the pre-battle panel for most battles by expending food.
  • Skaven armies besieging enemy settlements in provinces with high Skaven Corruption will gain a number of free uses of this ability in the battle


  • Type: Augment
  • Target: Ground
  • Cannot target if: Climbing or manning equipment, or on a platform
  • Effects:
    • Summons a unit of Clanrats
    • Summoned units degrade over time