The Hierophant biotitan is an immense, hideous creature, towering over the A brood of Hierophants are likely to be at the forefront of a major Tyranid attack. Buy Forge World 40k Models Tyranid Hierophant Bio Titan By Lude W.i.g: Action Figures – ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases. The Hierophant is the Tyranids’ largest shock trooper, armed with monstrous Bio- Cannons, multiple claws and razor-sharp blades, and.

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The Hierophant is armoured with a thick chitinous hide that exudes poisonous spores from rends in the plates.

The largest playable Tyranid unit in the game, it stands at 10 inches without a stand.

A Tyranid Hierophant Bio-Titan moves through the forest. The author of the art doesn’t name it. Ordo Xenos Departmento Analyticus Record.

Chris Johns 2, 11 These so-called Lash Whips are also Tyranid symbiote creatures, living ropes of muscle and sinew which can entangle, bind and strangle as if with a will of their own.

They are amongst the largest Tyranid bioforms yet encountered by the Imperium amongst the teeming swarms of the Hive Fleetscomparable in size and power to an Imperial Titan. A bruthakayosaurus may be bigger but it’s more fragile, slower, and would have had to spend a great deal of its day doing nothing but eating to sustain itself while the Hierophant can run around at high speeds over the course of a Hive fleet’s assault on a targeted tyraniv. A lone tank faces off against a Hierophant Bio-Titan.

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A brood of Hierophants are likely to be at the forefront of a major Tyranid attack. While the dinosaurs prove that land creatures can safely get that large, dinosaurs have legs under their bodies like pillars, while the Heirophant’s front legs legs go up to the “knee” then down again. It’s extremely durable, throws out more attacks per turn than any single model – besides a CSM model that gets lucky a demon weapon, a Dreadnaught with blood talons since it can more attacks, and An’ggrath if rolls lots of 6s – and packs two S10 biocannons, which are sadly only AP3.


As such, it’s not too hard to imagine the Hierophant being powered by some kind of organic gasoline, though it would need a lot of fuel to create enough energy-dense petrol; thus, either it needs to constantly “nurse” off a hive ship or the hive mind just has hormagaunts jump in its mouth to give it enough energy to fight. Figures that GW would end up failing at scale again.

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Did I mention the Pistol rules? Forge world was originally a 3rd party model maker which also produced some of its own rules as add-ons to the official 40k system particularity really big models and Horus Heresy stuff. It’s Bio-Cannons are now Furthermore it would be a rat compared to the Blue Whale.

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 movement or energy weapons to it’s top, ensuring weapons organs function at peak efficiency.


Dominatrix – Hierophant – Hydraphant – Viciator.

Obviously in the case of Tyranids exact classifications are a bit more fluid than with other races. Although it was extremely expensive, it always pulled its weight.

Obviously back in the days when epic scale was a thing it was a bit more hietophant to have giant creatures. It’s an Epic scale Hierophant Bio-Titan. Lexicanum pages needing citation.

Log in and join the community. A Tyranid Hierophant stalking across the battlefield. Hierophants are immense, hideous creatures, towering over any opponents and bristling with spines, tendrils and Tyranid symbiote weapons.


Retrieved from ” http: Gargoyle – Genestealer – Hormagaunt – Ripper – Termagaunt. To put this to scale, the average height of a Imperial Guardsmen hieropyant at around 1.

So yes, 12 S10 AP-2 2D6 shots on a single target is possible.

It looks like a bio-titan. The Hierophant Tyranicus giganticus is the most commonly deployed strain of Tyranid Bio-Titanthe organic equivalent of the massive tyrankd engines often called Titans that are employed by the Imperium of Man and the other intelligent starfaring species of the Hierophhant Way Galaxy. What kind of tyranid is this?

We’ll get to that. The Hierophant is the Tyranids’ largest shock trooper, armed with monstrous Bio-Cannons, multiple claws and razor-sharp blades, and armoured with a thick chitinous hide that exudes poisonous spores from rends in its plates.