The Blackhammers are a Stormhost of the Stormcast Eternals, renowned as experts in siege warfare. They are known for casting down the idols of the chaos gods and prefer to use Retributor squads because of this.
Age of Sigmar
In the Realmgate Wars they were sent on a symbolic mission to destroy the greatest monument of Khorne on the Seared Expanse, the Mount Infernus. In casting down the mountainside they sent a challenge to the might of the Blood God.
Their reforging flaw brings out destructive impulses in them.
- 1: Battletome: Stormcast Eternals (2015), pg. 17-20
- 2: Battletome: Stormcast Eternals Extremis (2016), pg 62
- 3: Battletome: Stormcast Eternals (2017), pg 4
- 4: White Dwarf August 2022