Lion Rangers

From Warhammer - Age of Sigmar - Lexicanum
Jump to: navigation, search

Lion Rangers are a monastic order of Aelves who trace the origins of their warrior brotherhood back to the Age of Myth[1]

Origin

A powerful warrior-brotherhood of Aelves who wield mighty war-axes with uncanny precision and skill, The ancient order of the Lion Rangers came to the aid of other Aelves in time of war or gave them shelter in their remote monasteries. They fought hard and long in the early years of the Age of Chaos and consequently few survived to reach the safety of Azyrheim when the great gates of the Realm of Azyr closed.

The survivors no longer trusted the strength of fortress walls or defiant keeps, but rather roamed the realm as warrior-mystics, giving aid to the inhabitants where they could. Once the gates reopened however they joined the huge armies that swept out into the Mortal Realms serving as scouts both on foot and in their renowned chariots.

Beasts

The Lion Rangers did not fight alone, they trained lions for war and it was these formidable beasts that drew their chariots to battle.[1]

Characters

Name Faction Unit Species Description
Kuva Lion Rangers Unknown Aelf Thousands of years old, she was defending the last realmgate of the Realm of Azyr to be closed and was waiting to recommence the fight when it was reopened. She and the Duardin Ironbreaker Bryn assist the Witch Hunter Sol Gage on his investigations.

Units

Image Unit Faction Grand
Alliance
Warscroll
White Lions M01.jpeg
White Lion Lion Rangers Order Warscroll
Lion Chariot.jpg
White Lion Chariot Lion Rangers Order Warscroll

Quotes

Your cities weep, your foundling kingdoms flounder and the darkness nips at your heels.

My warriors will quiet the wailing of these tormented Lands. And worry not - we do not fear what lies beyond the Gates of Azyr

~ Un-named Ranger Lord to Lord Leto, Master of the Bullheart Guilds.[1]

Sources

Grand Alliances and factions
Order Collegiate Arcane - Darkling Covens - Daughters of Khaine - Devoted of Sigmar - Dispossessed - Eldritch Council - Free Peoples - Fyreslayers - Idoneth Deepkin - Ironweld Arsenal - Kharadron Overlords - Lion Rangers - Order Draconis - Order Serpentis - Phoenix Temple - Scourge Privateers - Seraphon - Shadowblades - Stormcast Eternals - Swifthawk Agents - Sylvaneth - Wanderers
Chaos Brayherds - Chaos Gargants - Daemons of Chaos - Daemons of Khorne - Daemons of Nurgle - Daemons of Tzeentch - Everchosen - Hosts of Slaanesh - Khorne Bloodbound - Monsters of Chaos - Nurgle Rotbringers - Skaven Eshin - Skaven Masterclan - Skaven Moulder - Skaven Pestilens - Skaven Skryre - Skaven Verminus - Slaves to Darkness - Thunderscorn - Tzeentch Arcanites - Warherds
Destruction Aleguzzler Gargants - Beastclaw Raiders - Bonesplitterz - Firebellies - Gitmob Grots - Greenskinz - Gutbusters - Ironjawz - Maneaters - Moonclan Grots - Spiderfang Grots - Troggoths
Death Beasts of the Grave - Deadwalkers - Deathlords - Deathmages - Deathrattle - Flesh-Eater Courts - Nighthaunt - Soulblight