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Horus Heresy, Who's to blame?

Who do you think is to blame for the HH? It may be blasphemy, but I say the Emperor for giving Horus that much power so that the son of a bitch Erebus could turn him. Sanguinuis is the obvious choice for Warmaster. Even Horus said that Sanguinuis had the most of the Emperor in him. He was charismatic, strong, ambitious, powerful, smart, a tactical genius and beloved of the Imperium and the Emperor.

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Hate to say it, but I've gotta say the Emperor as well. It doesn't really matter who else influences the Heresy, it'll all come back to Him in the end. I'd still fight in His name, however.

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3 groups are to blame

logar + his subordinates

they were the first to fall...ordered to bring horus into the fold, because he was the best primarch not, in my mind, because he was warmaster

the emperor

reason - not informing his children of what he was doing / not allowing Logar to use his preachy ideology.


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Logar for holding a grudge, Horus for being a weak minded twit and the emp for being blind.
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I'd say horus is to blame mostly. If he couldn't tell that they were influencing him to turn then he's an idiot. Then the emperor who was supposed to be this all powerful psyker and he could even tell that there was a possible fault in horus.
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i would say the chaos gods for planning the whole treachery *shakes fist and the chaos god and murmurs*...
also the emperor because he was the only one who knew about chaos and didnt think that they might mess up his plan!
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The ephermentality of Chaos since it is the driving force behind dissension and war.
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kor phaeron is first because as far as we know HE was the first to turn and then turned lorgar

then comes lorgar for turning his legion

then erebus for carrying out the plan to almost kill the warmaster

Fulgrim is next, IMO, for having the perfect chance to nip the problem in the bud when he had gone to confront horus and did not do anything about it even though he knew it was wrong

then of course horus for obvious reasons

and lastly the emperor for being the blind fuck that he is.

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It's the American central bank, and the powerful individuals behind it. By 40k they might have even become the chaos gods?

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