Why are custodes better than space marines?
They are made more like the primarchs than a space marine and are far stronger, faster, and better equipped than the space marines. To put it in perspective alpharius was a smaller primarch due to having a split soul with his twin. The 10000 custodes would be like having 10000 smaller primarchs.
What can beat a custodes?
Many of the weapons which historically would do well against custodes are in the range of S6-8, Ap 1 or 2 with 2 or 3 (or d3) damage.
Are the adeptus custodes good?
Custodes are an ideal painting project, with highly detailed individual models that you can really take your time on thanks to their small number, while in-game they’re hard as nails with every Custodian enjoying an impressive statline and the best equipment the Imperium has to offer.
Are the adeptus custodes immortal?
As to the custodes, as stated they are biologically immortal with the end of there lives only coming at the end of an enemy blade. They do however “age”. Their reaction time will dip from beyond compare to still better than anyone else in the galexy.
How old can custodes get?
Are space marines, primaris and custodes immortal or do they die of old age? A friend told me that space marines, primaris and even custodes aren’t immortal and can die of old age is this true? As for the custodes, they are immortal and have pranced around the imperial palace for the last 10’000 years.
Can new custodes be made?
New custodes can certainly be created, they are chosen from sons of noble houses and the process of their recruitment and creation is not known to anybody outside those creating them. We know for certain that new Custodes are created after the Horus Heresy.
How long can a custodes live?
As for the custodes, they are immortal and have pranced around the imperial palace for the last 10’000 years.
What are the Adeptus Custodes in Star Wars?
The Adeptus Custodes, known as the Legio Custodes before the Horus Heresy, is the Imperial Adepta responsible for guarding the Imperial Palace and the physical body of the Emperor of Mankind. It is an elite cadre of genetically-engineered transhuman warriors who are even more potent in combat than the Adeptus Astartes.
What is an Adeptus custodian?
If you’ve ever looked at a Space Marine and thought “what if this, but more?” then Adeptus Custodes are the army for you. Even more elite than the Deathwatch, even more elite than the Grey Knights, the Adeptus Custodes are the Emperor’s personal bodyguard, and so of course they’re the most special of them all.
What are the different units of the Adeptus?
Units 1 HQ. The Captain-General of the Adeptus Custodes is a bit of a beast. 2 Troops. Custodes Guard Squad. 3 Elites. Custodian Wardens are almost exactly the same as the Custodian Guard, with an additional melee attack and a 6+ feel no pain save. 4 Dedicated Transport.
Is a Custode stronger than an Astartes?
Whilst custodes are definitely stronger than an astartes, they’re not infinitely stronger. Even they can succumb to fatigue and can be wounded, in the books they’re often used as a ‘Piccolo’ esque character to help the protagonist appear stronger.