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I bet we've all read some stumbled upon some truly imaginative situations or characters in 40k litterature - But there's only so much room for artwork for it all.

I you had the best 40k illustrators at your hand (Adrian Smith, Karl Kopinski, John Blanche, Clint Langley) what would you have them draw for you?

I have always been fascinated by xenos leaders. Seeing a solo piece on Urgok The Unstoppable (Ullanor) or The Beast (6th ed. - largest and most powerful ork ever) would be fantastic!

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When reading some BL novels, I often think that a particular scene would make for an inspiring illustration, although I imagine this comes from the author's descriptive prose of that particular scene.

A few such ones that spring to mind are:

The Alpha Legion's recruitment of Xalmagundi in The Serpent Beneath.
The climax (where both are pulled from another) of the duel between Night Haunter and the Lion in Savage Weapons.
Angron and the World Eaters advancing on the surviving Raven Guard from Raven's Flight.

Other scenes which would be awesome to see, simply because of the sheer scope of the occurence would be:

The destruction of Monarchia from the perspective of the citizens of Khur.
The Council of Nikaea.
The Priest Uriah refusing the Emperor, and turning to willingly embrace the flames of the Last Church.



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Fulgrim surrounded by the giant shards in the Reflection Crack'd just because it would be VERY weird, especially done by Blanche.

Have to agree with Uriah & The Emperor, but i'd like to see the Emp walking away before it gets burnt to the ground (Anyone can try and tackle this but i have very high expectations).

Istvaan - Abaddon & Loken roughly 1.2 seconds before the first blow lands, by Neil Roberts.


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i would have Blanche draw his pension



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Russ's backbreaker on Magnus.
Eldar trying to flee the home worlds as the eye of terror opens.
M'shen running off with night haunters head.

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-The virus-bombing of Istvaan III as seen from orbit.
-The final corruption of the Emperor's Children during the Maraviglia.
-Garro's battle with Grulgor on the Eisenstein

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i would have Blanche draw his pension
Seconded. Never liked his style.

I would like to see:

Ulric the Slayer being saluted by Angron.
Commissar Yarrick and Ghazkull going at it.
The Lion and Russ going at it.
Talos and co fighting Jain Zarr.
Cain and Jurgen taking on that genestealer patriach.
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109 Grey Knights against Angron.

Also, more Space Hulks.
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The Dropsite Massacre, where the Raven Guard and Salamanders march up to the Traitor Legions -- the point where they raise their gun, just before firing.


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A Daemon World.
I would like to see what artists can come up with when they can basically do anything they want.

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