Bred with a specific and singular objective in mind, these colossal beasts are the creation of Norn Queens, spawned to accomplish tasks that range from hunting down strategically gifted commanders to abducting knowledgeable prey-beings or pursuing enigmatic goals. The Norn Emissary seamlessly melds terrifying psionic potential with unmatched speed, intelligence, and monstrous strength, ensuring that it is more than a match for any alien task it undertakes.
Now, let’s delve into the details of this remarkable miniature kit. This multipart plastic kit allows you to assemble your very own Norn Emissary, a psychic monster tailored to overcome any resistance it may encounter on the battlefield. Perched atop a ruined structure adorned with Tyranid growths, the Emissary exudes a menacing presence as it shreds through its opposition with massive scything talons and razor-sharp claws.
The Norn Emissary, a towering behemoth even among the formidable Tyranid range, serves as an exceptional centrepiece model for your collection. Its intricate design is laden with alien detail, providing an excellent canvas to showcase your painting skills and creativity. Additionally, the kit offers versatility with two different lower torsos, allowing you to pose your Emissary either surveying the battlefield with calculating intelligence or leering down at its prey with predatory intent.
Norn Emissary and Assimilator Scale
Norn Emissary Datasheets
What’s in the Norn Emissary box
- x58 plastic components that make one Norn Emissary. This miniature can alternatively be built as a Norn Assimilator, a single-minded Tyranid monster with toxic bone harpoons.
- x1 Citadel 100mm round base.
Adeptus Ars Review: Norn Emissary
When the hype was at its peak, everyone expected the Norn Emissary to be a massive lords of war, towering over the battlefield. But when it finally arrived, it was just 14 cm (5.5 inches) tall, and some folks felt a bit let down. But hold on, there’s more to this “little guy” than you might think:
- A Smart Size Choice (★★★★☆):
Before we judge, think about this: If this model had been bigger and classified as a lords of war, it could’ve cost around $170! So, maybe being on the smaller side isn’t such a bad thing.
- Why We Love It (★★★★★):
Now, let’s talk about why we’re head over heels for this miniature. It might not be the biggest kid on the block, but it’s just right. Its stats are well-balanced, and the best part? It won’t drain your wallet, especially if you check out our list of shops (kudos to our supporters out there!).
But what really sets it apart is the sheer fun factor. Painting it is a breeze, and it’s a real looker when you’re done. Plus, it’s no pushover in a game. It adds depth and strategy to your matches, making them even more exciting, thanks to its amazing stats. Norn Emissary is the full package.
- Final Thoughts: A Must-Have (★★★★★):
This miniature pleasantly surprises us by defying expectations. With its affordable price, enjoyable painting experience, and solid stats, it’s a dream come true for tyranid fans. What more could you ask for in a miniature?
Norn Emissary FAQs
How do you use the Norn Emissary?
Beeing a stealth predator ( kind of like a T-rex, despite it’s enormous size), you’re going to use this Tyranid to jump on knights or high value targets.
How many points does the Norn Emissary cost?