Alphios River Monitor and 2nd Megalea River Wardens – ships and captains for Only War


Alphios River Monitor
Alphios river monitors are a modular modification kits to upgrade locally requisitioned or constructed on the spot vessels into semi-standardised riverine warships for use by the Imperial Guard. Armour plating is retrofitted onto the hulls and upper works and multiple heavy weapons are added, chiefly two Leman Russ turrets complete with battle cannons afore and a single Hydra flak assembly or alternatively a Demolisher turret to the aft, and a collection of twin-linked heavy bolters either in their own turrets or with heavy gun shields to either side.

Type: Watercraft*
Tactical Speed: 8 m
Cruising Speed: 25 kph
Manoeuvrability: +0
Structural Integrity: 170
Size: Monumental
Armour: Front 36, Side 36, Rear 36
Vehicle Traits: Enclosed, Ponderous, Rugged, Super-Heavy, Watercraft*
Crew: 1 Captain, 1 Helmsman, 9 Gunners, 3 Loaders, 1 Comms-operator, 2 Machinists, 5 Ratings.
Carrying Capacity: 10 Guardsmen plus wargear
*: Watercraft treat bodies of water as open ground but any land terrain as impassable.

2 Turret-mounted battle cannons
2 Turret-mounted Hydra autocannons
6 Turret-mounted twin-linked heavy bolters (3 each to the left and right facing)

The Alphios may replace the 2 turret-mounted Hydra autocannons with 1 turret-mounted Demolisher cannon.
The Alphios may replace 2 (1 each left and right) or 4 (2 each left and right) of the turret-mounted twin-linked heavy bolters with 1 turret-mounted heavy flamer each.

…and captains

2nd Megalea River Wardens
On their homeworld of Megalea, the river wardens patrol the extensive channel systems, rotting industrial harbours, and wild rivers criss crossing the planet and through which most of its economic lifeblood runs. As a regiment inducted into Imperial service, the 2nd River Wardens begin each deployment with constructing Alphios river monitors from the modular kits carried by the regiment’s supply train, then commence to their traditional role of riverine security and warfare on whatever alien world the currents of war have driven them to.

Home World: Imperial World
Commanding Officer: Bilious
Regiment Type: Super-Heavy Armoured Regiment*
Doctrines: Jury-Rigged Vehicles**
Total Cost: 12
*: replace the Baneblade super-heavy tank with an Alphios river monitor
**: at a cost of 2 Regiment Creation Points, this special equipment doctrine allows a squad to choose any one standard vehicle upgrade with an Install/Repair Base Difficulty of -10 or higher for any vehicle in the squad

Standard Regimental Kit: 1 M36 lasgaun and 2 charge packs, 1 laspistol and 2 charge packs, 1 knife, flak vest, 1 smoke grenade, anointed maintenance toolkit, chrono, magnoculars, uniform, dress uniform, poor weather gear, sling bag, basic toolkit, mess kit and water canteen, blanket and sleep bag, rechargeable lamp-pack, grooming kit, cognomen tags, Imperial Infantryman’s Uplifting Primer, 2 weeks’ rations, and 1 Alphios river monitor (with one standard vehicle upgrade, see Jury-Rigged Vehicles above) per squad.
Favoured Weapon: Grenade launcher, heavy bolter

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