The Elysian Drop Troops are Imperial Guard Regiments known for their rapid deployment capabilities, often deploying by rappelling or grav-chutes from Valkyrie. Photos of my Elysians from D Elysian Drop Troops D Collection by Joel Davies. Photos of my Elysians from D Board owner. Follow. Joel Davies. Hi guys, well ive finally finished my D99 elysian drop troop command squad. One of the guys has a melta gun, i decided to have a try at the olde.
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They come from Elysia, a planet about 30 light years away from Armageddon. These are used to hunt down armoured targets. Elysian Drop Troops use rapid deployment tactics to throw troops straight into or more often, behind enemy lines. Elysian Drop Troopers are able to strike deep into enemy territory, and so elysiab unable to field any heavy ground vehicles during missions.
They’re a very specialized force that must be used precisely like a scalpel. Much of the Elysian planetary defence force is thus required to serve the dual role of defending their homeworld and suppressing pirate activity in the surrounding area. Left shoulder-pads elysjan troopers will remain blank, while guardsmen who are considered veterans 8 combat drops will display a red stripe.
Dec 6 Working in concert with Elysian drop troops, whole companies of Tempestus Scions are permanently attached to Elysian regiments to form an elite core. Drop Sentinel companies, composed of a command squadron, several Elysiian Sentinel squadrons and a Support Sentinel squadron, can be air-dropped along with the infantry and provide them d999 fire support. However not all regiments will be able to equip each company with their own aircraft.
The grav-chute is eoysian quickly detached from the trooper’s back plate allowing them freedom of movement. I just want to know what is different about them from standard Elysians IMG: Elysian Drop Troops are provided with high-quality armour and weapons and are extremely well-trained due to the difficulty required in mastering the tactics of airborne assault using Grav-Chutes and Valkyrie Airborne R99 Aircraft.
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Elysian Drop Troops
An Elysian Drop Troops Tauros. Due to their method of warfare, deep striking into battle and operating behind enemy lines, Elysian regiments cannot rely upon the same sources of tactical slysian typically available to other regiments.
Through careful politicking and negotiation at the highest levels, a contingent of Elysian regiments was secured for operations in and around the Calixis Sector.
The specialised regiments of the Elysian Drop Troops are an elite force within the Imperial Guard, highly-trained and well equipped. Contents [ leysian ]. Some platoons will also include special weapons squadsequipped with special weapons and demo charges, while others will also be composed of hardened veterans who have been battle-tested by the rigours of war.
An Elysian Tauros drop vehicle on Kastorel Novem. The Elysians come from a verdant world some thirty light years from Armageddontowards the galactic hub. The Elysians, on the other-hand, always accomplish their missions and then get killed to a man due to not receiving reinforcements in time.
This high-level of accuracy allows Elysian Drop Troops to be far more effective when wielding lasguns or elhsian than the equivalent standard regiments of the Imperial Guard. The most important part of an Elysian trooper’s gear is his Grav-chutea complex piece of equipment issued only to Drop Troops and Storm Troopers.
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Sign In Don’t have an account? The chimera was on the spot, the sentinels were running wild. Despite their specialized method of warfare Elysian Drop Troop regiments largely follow the epysian guidelines as laid down in the Tactica Imperialis. Officers are afforded more decorative left shoulder-pads, a winged skull for low-ranking officers such as sergeants and lieutenants, and a laurel wreathed skull for officers ranked Captain and up.
If anyone could help me out that would be great. The fuel lines swung around his neck, the generator cracked his dome. The Elysian Drop Troops are ekysian the best rapid-response, highly mobile heavy infantry regiments that can be deployed by the Imperial Guard.
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Mentioned before, the D are an army that must be used very specifically. Instead, Elysian Drop Troop regiments are better suited to surprise attacks, ambushes, and guerrilla warfare once they’ve landed, relying on mobility to continue their fight.
The standard tall jump boots are designed to provide protection to the ankle during landing. Like the Elysians themselves, Tempestus Scions specialise in covert operations and grav-chute deployment, and Scions will often spearhead assaults, elysina together to complete their objectives. Retrieved from ” http: Other equipment built into the helmet include a tinted flash suppression visor, short-range communications receiver, [1b] [2a] and data display screens used in relaying data intelligence during descent and combat.
One final addition made by guardsmen to their kit is a tally of combat drops, usually in the form of scratch marks to the side of their helmet.