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post #31 of 40 (permalink) Old 11-02-10, 04:36 PM
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Be liked the lion, wouldn't have changed his hair color for that reason.
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My personnel opinions, are that Sanguinius’ black hair is a sign of mourning. Black tends to be a more morbid colour, traditionally worn at sadder events, such as funerals. It could explain why it was black at Murder, and as for Nikaea, perhaps his precognition had already shown him the outcome?

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Personally, I'm just going with what's most recent which is the one eye missing with a smooth surface where it would have been. Well, till BL changes it again.
Actually the most recent fluff is in The First Heretic, which describes Magnus as having a puckered scar where his eye used to be.
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Actually the most recent fluff is in The First Heretic, which describes Magnus as having a puckered scar where his eye used to be.
My bad, haven't read The First Heretic yet. But like I said, it keeps changing so next time he appears it will probably be different again.

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I'm kind of curious about why something as fundamental as the colours of Legion armour seems to be mutable. I seem to remember the Death Guard having two distinctly different armour descriptions between Galaxy In Flames and Flight of the Eistenstein.

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I'm kind of curious about why something as fundamental as the colours of Legion armour seems to be mutable. I seem to remember the Death Guard having two distinctly different armour descriptions between Galaxy In Flames and Flight of the Eistenstein.
They both had unpainted Ceramite in both didn't they?
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I would have to re-read them, it's been quite a few books since I read them, but I remember thinking it was odd. And I don't think it as the last time. The Sons of Horus colour scheme was inconsistently described as well, if I'm not mistaken.

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Can't say i've ever noticed the armour colours changing. Luna Wolves white in the first book then pale green from then on
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I would have to re-read them, it's been quite a few books since I read them, but I remember thinking it was odd. And I don't think it as the last time. The Sons of Horus colour scheme was inconsistently described as well, if I'm not mistaken.
There has been some inconsistencies with the Sons of Horus armour as well you are right. For the most part it is described as pale green, but in a few images in the Collected Visions it is a dark silver colour, something which James Swallow threw a spanner in the works by supporting in Nemesis. Surely it isn't that hard to keep a consistent armour colour throughout the novels.



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Ah i actually remember that in Nemesis now, completely forgot about it after i finished though. Was definetly a strange thing for him to do
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