A Hellhammer Siege Cannon is a massive artillery piece deployed by the Imperial Guard that fires large rocket-propelled shells that are capable of destroying most fortified buildings in a single shot. https://warhammer40k.fandom.com/wiki/Hellhammer_Cannon?oldid=353967. Besides the standard Smoke Launchers and Searchlight it can be adapted to mount a Hunter-Killer Missile and/or a pintle-mounted Heavy Stubber/Storm Bolter. The Hellhammer has the same profile as the Baneblade — it doesn’t. The Hellhammer replaces the rocket-assisted Mega Battle Cannon or Baneblade Cannon of the Baneblade with a Hellhammer Cannon, a variation of the Battle Cannon commonly found on the Leman Russ main battle tank. The Hellhammer Cannon is a heavier version of the Astra Militarum's Leman Russ Eradicator tank's main weapon, the Eradicator Nova Cannon, and is mounted on the Hellhammer super-heavy tank. A Hellhammer is often used as a vanguard vehicle when making an Imperial infantry surge into enemy territory. Games Workshop Warhammer 40k Hellhammer Tank Astra Militarum Part Painted GW. Hellhammers are perfectly optimized for close-quarters warfare. When configured for urban assault, it swaps two twin-linked Heavy Bolters for Heavy Flamers, allowing the Hellhammer to flush out infantry from fortifications too flimsy to warrant a shot from the main gun. https://warhammer40k.fandom.com/wiki/Hellhammer_(Tank)?oldid=312951, 1 Commander, 1 Driver, 3 Gunners, 3 Loaders, 1 Comm-Operator, 1 Engineer. A larger version of the cannon found on the Leman Russ Eradicator, the Hellhammer Cannon fires massive shells whose unstable sub-atomic charge can shred armour and fortifications like paper, and obliterate any infantry attempting to shelter within in one fell shot. or Best Offer +$15.51 shipping. Its Hellhammer Cannon and hull-mounted Demolisher Cannon make short work of any armour or fortification, while its secondary armament of two Lascannons and three twin-linked Heavy Bolters allows it to mop up anything that escaped the devastation wrought by its main armament. This seems to be a constant trope in 40K – sending a large amount of. The Baneblade then became available as a plastic kit from GW itself, along with a six-option kit for the fixed-hull variants. Scratch-built Baneblade models with homebrew (read: unfair) rules have been kicking around since roughly ten minutes after it was introduced in Epic, but it wasn't until Forge World was founded that Games Workshop ever considered releasing an official model. In situations were the range is short and the fields of fire limited, the Hellhammer is brutally uncompromising in delivering fiery destruction upon Mankind's enemies. Hellhammer crews must be specially trained to identify and avoid pitfalls where their tank would get stuck or shed a track with catastrophic results. Watch; Results … The Community Created Warhammer 40,000 Encyclopedia Lexicanum is a fan-made encyclopedia based on the successful online database Wikipedia and is about the tabletop game Warhammer 40,000 produced by Games Workshop. The most common use of the Hellhammer Siege Cannon is as the main weapon on the Stormsword super-heavy tank of the Astra Militarum, though when used in this way it is referred to instead as a "Stormsword Siege Cannon.". Adeptus Mechanicus Technical Specifications. Hellhammer was a Swiss extreme metal band from Nurensdorf, active during 1982–1984. They are regarded as a key influence on black metal. Warhammer 40k Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. With a blast radius close to that of the Demolisher Cannon, but possessed of a longer range, the Hellhammer Cannon can effectively clear buildings of enemy infantry before they can even get a shot off. With the sixth edition re-release of Apocalypse, GW redid the kit again to make all eight of their official variants listed below. Foot-bound troops can march freely in its wake, safe in the knowledge that the Hellhammer will lay before them a carpet of enemy corpses. The vehicle is capable of switching its sponson-mounted Heavy Bolters with twin-linked Heavy Flamers. The Hellhammer is named after its main weapon, the Hellhammer Cannon, but it is also armed with a co-axial Autocannon, a hull-mounted Demolisher Cannon, a set of twin-linked hull-mounted Heavy Bolters with two top-mounted sponson Lascannons. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The Hellhammer is an Imperial Guard Super Heavy Tank built on the chassis of the Baneblade. [1][2], The Hellhammer's primary powerplant is a Phaeton pattern 110 square kilo-cubits Adaptable Thermic Combuster, supported by a Gravis pattern Thaumic Resonance Crystal Generation Unit.