Name Range Strength AP Type
Dragonfire Bolts 24" 4 5 Rapid Fire, Ignores Cover
Vengeance Rounds 18" 4 3 Rapid Fire, Gets Hot!
Kraken Bolts 30" 4 4 Rapid Fire
Hellfire Rounds 24" 1 (FAQ) 5 Rapid Fire, Poisoned (2+)
Against targets with a toughness value, hits
from hellfire rounds will always wound on a roll of 2+
(Table from Codex: Blood Angels)
Please especially take note of hellfire rounds as they are going to put wounds on models that are difficult to do otherwise. Four choices of shots allow you to try to put the most damage onto the abominations that your heroic veterans are facing.
Sternguard are one hundred twenty-five points at base in a valuable Elites slot compared to only ninety for a Tactical Squad that is scoring. However, in the options section, there are significant discounts on special ranged weapons and you can arm yourself with standard close combat death dealing choices. Please note that you lose your special ammunition if you select a storm bolter.