Location of the most recent breach into Malifaux, Latest area to be occupied by the forces of Cryx, Stronghold of the Dark Legion, Homeworld of the 'Night Reapers' Space Marine Chapter, Council of Seven allocated Deadzone and the lair of some opinionated git called GMort who they let hang out with them...when he's not distracted by Steampunk, Gothic culture or Cosplay...
Every day this week, Black Library brings you a brand new Warhammer 40,000 or Horus Heresy short story.
Monday: Blackshield Tuesday: Gates of the Devourer Wednesday: Swordwind Thursday: Stormseeker Friday: Myriad Saturday: The Purity of Ignorance Sunday: The Keeler Image
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The stories so far
Still to come from the Summer of Reading
All this week, author John French delves into the defences that protect the Solar System from attack, and the brave heroes who will lay down their lives to keep the Throneworld secure. The revelations so far:
Day One The Wall Without and the Wall Within
"The wall within is the gate from the Imperial Dungeon to the Emperor’s mysterious Great Project. The wall without is the spheres of defence that extend from the literal walls of the Imperial Palace to the darkness beyond the edge of the Solar System."
Day Two The Solar Spheres
"The First Sphere is the outermost, and comes under the command of Sigismund. The Second is commanded by Halbrecht, while the Third, under Efried, encloses the Martian battle sphere and has the traitorous tech-priests fully bottled in. Terra is marshalled by Dorn himself."
+++VII Legion datastream interrupted. We are Legion.+++
"Alpha Legion units are trained and conditioned to pursue broad mission objectives in whatever way they think best. The scope of these objectives are called mission parameters. It is not uncommon for different members of the same force to be following very different mission parameters…"
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Recalled from the Great Crusade after Ullanor, Rogal Dorn and the VII Legion were appointed as the Emperor’s praetorians – but only after the Warmaster’s treachery was revealed did the full extent of that sacred duty become apparent. Now, the Solar System comes under attack for the first time…