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Forum: 40k Fluff   07-17-15, 11:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,471
The codex image in the OP indicates the eyes are...

The codex image in the OP indicates the eyes are a factor of the gene seed, even on Terra, while the skin pigmentation occurs with any extended radiation exposure... which Nocturne has in ample...
Forum: 40k Fluff   07-16-15, 12:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,443
I like the Night Lords successor angle, but this...

I like the Night Lords successor angle, but this could also be BL setting up a chapter for Heresy? The angle they're taking with the WH universe gives me the sense they're finally getting the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   07-14-15, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,944
How a strong and intelligent man could have a...

How a strong and intelligent man could have a deep personal secret that would potentially destroy him and all he's built if it became public knowledge due directly to the fear and ass-hattery of...
Forum: 40k Fluff   07-02-15, 09:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,143
And here's the biggest problem with AI. We...

And here's the biggest problem with AI. We hairless monkeys can't even get together in groups larger than one without disagreeing and insisting we have an 'ultimate' solution, which is usually the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   06-24-15, 04:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,575
The pre-Heresy conversion process did involve a...

The pre-Heresy conversion process did involve a lot less dogma in the conversion process. In Fallen Angels, Luther perfects the Astartes conversion process down to months or only 1-2 years, if...
Forum: 40k Fluff   06-22-15, 08:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,140
Based on the description of the Golden Throne in...

Based on the description of the Golden Throne in the Mechanicus book tested by Magos Koriel Zeth, I think the Golden Throne actually serves to boost the power available to the user. While the Big E...
Forum: 40k Fluff   05-13-15, 10:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,841
I haven't been able to find anything on "The...

I haven't been able to find anything on "The Spirit of Eternity", much less an AI with a full STC library?! Sounds incredible, but was it a plot foil for a quick and ultimately devestating story,...
Forum: Original Works   04-24-15, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,204
Excellent short story! I do appreciate the...

Excellent short story! I do appreciate the ending, how the creature creates such a virtual reality that Attalus doesn't even notice he's the one ultimately being vivisected. What basis do you have...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-24-15, 04:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,614
Granted, he couldn't write new materials, but the...

Granted, he couldn't write new materials, but the late great HP Lovecraft is essentially the basis for the Chaos Gods in description and function, including cultists and funky octopussy-head.
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-21-15, 05:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,301
At this point I would say the II and XI share the...

At this point I would say the II and XI share the least amount of fluff :laugh:
Forum: Original Works   04-20-15, 11:48 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,015
I want to provide my compliments on this engaging...

I want to provide my compliments on this engaging series, you've done a wonderful job! On a macro-basis I did get a little lost with the locations. It took a little bit to catch up that the Raven...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-20-15, 04:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,451
I think it's in Horus Rising, pre-Davin, that the...

I think it's in Horus Rising, pre-Davin, that the Luna Wolves come across what otherwise looks like a well-ordered planet that's all for integration with the Imperial Truth. Until, that is, they...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-09-15, 04:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,924
I'll point to The Killing Ground by Graham...

I'll point to The Killing Ground by Graham McNeill, but I'm pretty sure you're already aware of it, being one source describing the physical superiority of the GKs to UMs, where were not your garden...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-27-15, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,130
I'd also find it hard to believe that even the...

I'd also find it hard to believe that even the well-heeled of the Hive spires could obtain armor of more significant value/sophistication/effectiveness than that worn by an Astartes, hand made or no....
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-26-15, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,829
I think the scouts would have to travel to the...

I think the scouts would have to travel to the Scratching Post Fortress Monestery before being inducted into the Sharp Claws company, assuming of course, they make it through the grueling Yarn...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-17-15, 04:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,202
I'd disagree with that a little bit. From what...

I'd disagree with that a little bit. From what we know of the Borg, there is still some form of individuality - or self-awareness - within the gestalt conciousness. From the internal narrative by...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-11-15, 06:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,023
Yeah, in self-editing, I looked back over...

Yeah, in self-editing, I looked back over illustrations and it's not that easy to find after all. It just struck me when I first saw it.

Granted, the promethium required to power the larger...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-10-15, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Which can lead to Heresy and death, or corruption...

Which can lead to Heresy and death, or corruption at the hands of Chaos. :taunt:
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-09-15, 05:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,023
One example being the Master of Sanctity cover......

One example being the Master of Sanctity cover... it makes the SM backpack look like a 19th Century Steamer.

http://www.blacklibrary.com/all-products/master-of-sanctity-ebook.html
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-05-15, 10:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,023
So the exhaust shown coming out of them in most...

So the exhaust shown coming out of them in most of the SM/CSM illustrations is probably artistic license.
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-02-15, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,484
Emperor and the Void Dragon

So, the implication in Vengeful Spirit is the Emperor officially 'stole' the great part of his power from the Warp somehow... or tricked the Chaos Gods into ceding it against their will. This,...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-02-15, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,051
You should do a thread search, as this very issue...

You should do a thread search, as this very issue was extensively debated a year or so ago.
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-02-15, 08:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,023
This is all very green-sounding, but then WTF...

This is all very green-sounding, but then WTF with the exhaust pipes at the top of the pack? My understanding was the armor ran on an incredibly efficient promethium engine.
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-27-15, 08:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,110
Possible, but you could also compare them to...

Possible, but you could also compare them to Humanity with their developing technology at the start of the DAOT. They don't pose an existensial threat to any of the big galactic races, so won't draw...
Forum: Original Works   02-12-15, 06:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,178
Both of you are kicking ass! You've made it very...

Both of you are kicking ass! You've made it very difficult to read several stories in the "Shield of Baal" series... crap writing, crap plot, crap 40K context.

As always, keep up the good work!
Forum: Original Works   01-30-15, 10:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,178
Excellent progression! I'm also interested in...

Excellent progression! I'm also interested in how you see Luther reacting, considering it's the Chaos taint on Caliban that corrupted their hearts... but what about this universe? Thanks for all...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-29-15, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 796
Hive Mind and the Cadian Pylons

In reading the new Shield of Baal stories, the short story Wraithflight gives an excellent perspective on the Shadow in the Warp effect created by the Hive Mind... or in the case of the story, how...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-26-15, 04:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 12,110
From Devourer I also got the impression that the...

From Devourer I also got the impression that the Flayer Virus is a far more prevalent and active contagion to the Necrons than previously indicated. I can see this lending a sense of urgency to...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-22-15, 03:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,553
Off-topic from the OP, but the Emperor directs...

Off-topic from the OP, but the Emperor directs the Astronomican, while the thousands of psykers sacrificed every day actually provide the raw power. That being the case, I wonder about the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-15-15, 10:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,553
In reading your musing, the first thing that...

In reading your musing, the first thing that popped to mind is the manner of the Emperor's true god-like powers being derived from his 'stealing' them from the Warp. The Emperor might be concerned...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-15-15, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,718
Well, in the Hyperion and Endymion series by...

Well, in the Hyperion and Endymion series by author Dan Simmons, his own future AI environment create personalities based on all the known writings/actions/factors for a particular historical figure...
Forum: Original Works   01-08-15, 07:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,302
As always, you're an excellent writer and...

As always, you're an excellent writer and approach your crossover material as an expert. Many thanks!
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-06-15, 08:15 PM
Replies: 11
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I'm not a Tau player, but from what you've...

I'm not a Tau player, but from what you've described, why not some sort of deep-seated Chaos taint, like the one that corrupted Caliban? Chaos isn't supposed to care about the Tau due to their...
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-24-14, 12:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,885
So, what do you mean by 'using superficial lore'?...

So, what do you mean by 'using superficial lore'? The quote posted about the Death Eagles comes from a GW company, ergo, it's canon... until a retcon comes along and changes/eliminates it entirely....
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-22-14, 06:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,841
I'd think this demonstrates there are no...

I'd think this demonstrates there are no functioning STCs out there in the Galaxy, or at least none under the control of any sentients, otherwise the crusade sponsored by the STCs owners would have...
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-17-14, 09:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,724
Yes! Firing on all cylinders. He has the acting...

Yes! Firing on all cylinders. He has the acting and directing chops to pull it off.
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-09-14, 11:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,724
Jason Mewes as Fulgrim is absolutely fucking...

Jason Mewes as Fulgrim is absolutely fucking brilliant!!! So is Idris Elba as Vulcan, unless it's Ving Rhames, who also has the physique.

I also think The Rock would make a much better Horus...
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-08-14, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,758
"The great Jaghati Kahn steps from the warp...

"The great Jaghati Kahn steps from the warp portal buried deep under the Imperial Palace on Terra into the Throne Room, where the dessicated corpse of his Father now sits without spark on top of the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-08-14, 04:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 500
I do have the impression, because it's been so...

I do have the impression, because it's been so long since I read the book, that the Vengeful Spirit did have a much larger general command staff following the appointment of Horus to Warmaster. ...
Forum: 40k Fluff   12-05-14, 04:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,622
Well, one thing we would know in an eventual...

Well, one thing we would know in an eventual meeting is the WF planet would receive an Exterminatus order after being declared too corrupted by Chaos and Xenos to redeem, only slighly after an...
Forum: Original Works   12-03-14, 04:31 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,251
Thanks for the response Vulcan. Looking at the...

Thanks for the response Vulcan. Looking at the modifications that Fabius made to the ECs as more specifically biologically driven without the inherint corruption is something of a leap, but one that...
Forum: Original Works   12-03-14, 12:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,251
Hmmmmmm... so Juilius has the powers of a Noise...

Hmmmmmm... so Juilius has the powers of a Noise Marine and exercises them in battle. This sounds like a cancer that I assume will grow and eventually consume him. For a few minutes there, Gage also...
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-29-14, 11:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,541
I think both relationships show how easily the...

I think both relationships show how easily the bonds of 'brotherhood' are set aside by the Traitor Primarchs and given completely to the expediency of the moment... and how easily both Perturabo and...
Forum: Original Works   10-22-14, 10:08 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 19,699
Well worth the wait and thank you for continuing...

Well worth the wait and thank you for continuing the story, it's really incredible.
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-20-14, 10:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,229
Um, religion? Sorry, I just couldn't help...

Um, religion? Sorry, I just couldn't help myself... and this statement in no way endorses the Ecclisiarchy.

I do agree with you about the uncontrollable evolutionary psychic nature of humanity...
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-16-14, 09:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,229
That is the trouble with psykers, isn't it? They...

That is the trouble with psykers, isn't it? They get into your mind and force you to believe even stupid things you'd normally never agree to, buoahahahahahahah! :laugh:
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-10-14, 12:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,168
A blend of Seculous Attendos and Polypsykana......

A blend of Seculous Attendos and Polypsykana... the dictates of religion has corrupted humanity to the point of self-destruction that's only held back by the legacy of pre-Ecclisiarchy institutions. ...
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-06-14, 10:28 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 23,495
Well, I suppose it's because Guilliman didn't...

Well, I suppose it's because Guilliman didn't have any female aristocrat character creaming in her panties at the sight of him, like Horus did in Horus Rising. Otherwise, how are we supposed to know...
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-01-14, 11:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,132
The implications here seem to be: The Eldar...

The implications here seem to be:

The Eldar were stronger than the Necrons at the end of the War in Heaven
The Eldar didn't shield their creators, the Old Ones, while they were killed off....
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-29-14, 09:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,397
Khorne didn't start of as the Blood God. It was...

Khorne didn't start of as the Blood God. It was a side effect after the high sodium levels drove his blood pressure out of the Warp!
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