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Forum: General 40k   05-06-14, 02:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By BlackGuard
Lol. Epic.

Lol. Epic.
Forum: 40k Fluff   05-04-14, 02:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,000
Posted By BlackGuard
...Sigh. The point was that its an already...

...Sigh. The point was that its an already established historical entity and therefore couldn't be copyrighted by Games Workshop. But yes, thank you for pointing those out.
Forum: 40k Fluff   05-04-14, 01:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,000
Posted By BlackGuard
I believe the Imperial Guard is a historic name...

I believe the Imperial Guard is a historic name used by Napoleon for his elite units.
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-24-14, 03:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,007
Posted By BlackGuard
Start with the introduction in all of the books....

Start with the introduction in all of the books. Then pick it apart from there. The most obviously thing to begin with it the Imperium of Mankind, explaining the Emperor first, and summarizing the...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-20-14, 03:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,016
Posted By BlackGuard
I'm reading Path of the Eldar, which I believe he...

I'm reading Path of the Eldar, which I believe he wrote. Its actually pretty good to me. If anything, its too fast. He should have broken it down into multiple books for each path.

As for this...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-19-14, 01:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,260
Posted By BlackGuard
Besides, if I understand how the Warp works, it...

Besides, if I understand how the Warp works, it does not conform to our way of understanding and therefore I've always asked myself why the Traitor Legions didn't just jump to the Maelstrom and...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-19-14, 01:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,155
Posted By BlackGuard
You make a good point. I have also never bought...

You make a good point. I have also never bought into the belief that the Emperor was completely blind to what was going to happen. In fact, even if he was blind in matters of divination because of...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-05-14, 07:06 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,548
Posted By BlackGuard
Not to mention that there is only Chaos God in...

Not to mention that there is only Chaos God in particular that could ruin a lot of the Tyranid's plans. That being Nurgle -- his plagues would be nearly impossible to adapt to since the Tyranids do...
Forum: Video Games & Software   03-27-14, 10:59 AM
Replies: 18
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Views: 1,160
Posted By BlackGuard
Right now the list of games is a little limited...

Right now the list of games is a little limited I'm afraid. The one's I've had some good luck with so are far:

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
Pretty good and probably the best 'pirate' like...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-24-14, 12:19 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 37,372
Posted By BlackGuard
The Unremembered Empire - 8/10

The Unremembered Empire - 8/10
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   03-19-14, 02:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,376
Posted By BlackGuard
Understood. Good luck and hit me up. I'll be...

Understood. Good luck and hit me up. I'll be happy to help.
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-16-14, 06:19 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,267
Posted By BlackGuard
As for age, I was never certain. Also I'm aware...

As for age, I was never certain. Also I'm aware the Emperor isn't the only Perpetual, but he is clearly the most gifted of their kind.

I've also never read anywhere that the Space Marines were...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-16-14, 05:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,267
Posted By BlackGuard
The Emperor of Mankind is immensely old. He is,...

The Emperor of Mankind is immensely old. He is, in my opinion, the oldest living creature in the known galaxy. This of coarse has some exceptions such as the Necrons, C'tan, ect. Throughout the...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-15-14, 03:31 AM
Replies: 329
Views: 37,372
Posted By BlackGuard
Angel Exterminatus: 6/10 Betrayer: 8/10 ...

Angel Exterminatus: 6/10
Betrayer: 8/10
Death of Antagonis: 4/10 (I'm not done yet, but its simply dreadful ...)
Mark of Calth: 7/10
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   03-09-14, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 487
Posted By BlackGuard
Well it seems you have the general idea well...

Well it seems you have the general idea well thought out. Unless I misunderstood you want a Dark Angels successor that seems more in line with the Night Lords or Raven Guard due to their preference...
Forum: Project Logs   03-09-14, 03:03 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 33,357
Posted By BlackGuard
Awesome project log. Keep it up. I especially...

Awesome project log. Keep it up. I especially like the amount of detail you've put into the terrains.
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   03-08-14, 04:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,376
Posted By BlackGuard
I apologize for necromancering this thread but...

I apologize for necromancering this thread but the name caught my eye and I took a peak at it. I like the name, first off, and I'm surprised Games Workshop hasn't already used it. I also like the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-08-14, 03:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,223
Posted By BlackGuard
Exactly. Rylanor had something in mind on Istvaan...

Exactly. Rylanor had something in mind on Istvaan III. I would very much like to know what that is.
Forum: Project Logs   03-07-14, 01:15 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 12,144
Posted By BlackGuard
Extremely well done. This has inspired me with my...

Extremely well done. This has inspired me with my Tyranids.
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-07-14, 12:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,887
Posted By BlackGuard
I'm not sure the Dark Gods give you the option of...

I'm not sure the Dark Gods give you the option of becoming a Daemon Prince. It believe they make the decision on their whims and by that point its either Spawn or Prince. But maybe Abaddon is...
Forum: General 40k   03-06-14, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,369
Posted By BlackGuard
This could also be very well done, but again must...

This could also be very well done, but again must be done by someone like Bioware or Bethesda. I'm surprised to see a lot of Devs that make high quality games don't seem to see any potential in the...
Forum: General 40k   03-04-14, 11:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,369
Posted By BlackGuard
Give it to Bethesda, I've enjoyed their Fallout...

Give it to Bethesda, I've enjoyed their Fallout and Elder Scroll series. I'm not saying they could do any better than anyone else, but they do make their games large and 40k to me is at least...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-04-14, 10:37 PM
Replies: 1,112
  Sticky: Random Questions
Views: 93,816
Posted By BlackGuard
To me, Talos was an anti-hero. He was what he was...

To me, Talos was an anti-hero. He was what he was simply because he was. He stated several times that he hated the Eighth Legion and all it had become. Even in his tortures and murder sprees he never...
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-04-14, 10:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,887
Posted By BlackGuard
The Chaos Gods are capricious. If they wanted to...

The Chaos Gods are capricious. If they wanted to simply shun Erebus, they would revive him regardless of the method used to kill him.

Erebus did state that in his visions it was Argel Tal who,...
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-26-14, 03:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,187
Posted By BlackGuard
The Geller Field is a nice, vague, way for the...

The Geller Field is a nice, vague, way for the Imperium to explain how exactly it can travel the Warp.

Oddly enough for all the technology lost in the 41st Millennium, of all the technology...
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   02-26-14, 01:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,517
Posted By BlackGuard
I like the premise of the generator. The tables...

I like the premise of the generator. The tables seem relatively fair and well thought out. Mind you, I'm not an Ork player or fluff-lord so I'm not sure if this all fits well with their fluff.

...
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-25-14, 02:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By BlackGuard
I don't remember it being mentioned that cloning...

I don't remember it being mentioned that cloning is illegal or forgotten within the Imperium. I thought certain Ordo Malleus personnel were cloned? I could be wrong. I also think, but its been...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   02-23-14, 09:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 12,066
Posted By BlackGuard
Black Library is going to drag the Heresy out for...

Black Library is going to drag the Heresy out for a long as possible. Buckle up kiddos and just enjoy what you can.
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-23-14, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,628
Posted By BlackGuard
And this is why you should have been the...

And this is why you should have been the Sigilite. Pile yet another failure of the Emperor upon the heap.
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-21-14, 01:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,056
Posted By BlackGuard
It would be interesting if the Emperor returned...

It would be interesting if the Emperor returned as a God. Though let us assume that this is true. He would still be significantly weaker than even Slaanesh. He would be the bastard step-child of the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-21-14, 01:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,628
Posted By BlackGuard
Had he done so, would you have doubted him? It is...

Had he done so, would you have doubted him? It is Malcador after all.
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-21-14, 12:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,491
Posted By BlackGuard
You did not misread it, I may have a flaw in my...

You did not misread it, I may have a flaw in my understanding of Dark Eldar. I have been under the assumption that they somehow send souls to Slaanesh to fend him/her/it off of them OR that they...
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-20-14, 10:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,491
Posted By BlackGuard
If the death of Angron would somehow tip the...

If the death of Angron would somehow tip the balance of the conflict against the Emperor (not sure how) and ensure Horus won, I could see it. If the Cabal was truthful and the Emperor was slain and...
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-15-14, 06:21 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,942
Posted By BlackGuard
The fluffy reasons why only men can become Space...

The fluffy reasons why only men can become Space Marines needs to be upheld, albeit not to a fanatical level as the OP says. Games Workshop has earned a little respect from me by not simply going...
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-14-14, 10:46 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,942
Posted By BlackGuard
Then his issues are probably far more deep rooted...

Then his issues are probably far more deep rooted than disagreements over Pseudo-Astartes and their fluffiness.
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   02-13-14, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By BlackGuard
There is Baron Spikey's random chapter creation...

There is Baron Spikey's random chapter creation generator if you haven't noticed it. Beyond that, we usually don't have a whole of lot completed custom chapters from which to draw from in order to...
Forum: 40k Fluff   11-28-13, 03:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,074
Posted By BlackGuard
Likely it was a single iron fist in the...

Likely it was a single iron fist in the beginning, moving from the Sol System out in every direction. As the distance between the Emperor and the numerous fleets grew they probably created the...
Forum: Roleplay Threads   11-05-13, 12:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 785
Posted By BlackGuard
Sounds neat. I'd probably take a spin as the...

Sounds neat. I'd probably take a spin as the Warriors of Chaos, Vampire Counts, or Dark Elves.

But if need be could easily play as the Brettonians, Imperials, or even the Wood Elves.
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-21-13, 04:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,971
Posted By BlackGuard
Horus already had agents on Terra working for...

Horus already had agents on Terra working for him. Nemesis showed us as much, with rogue nobles and even the Mechanicus.

In fact you could consider the Mechanicus to be Horus' ace in the hole on...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-20-13, 12:04 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,165
Posted By BlackGuard
While I cannot speak for the Imperium in the 41st...

While I cannot speak for the Imperium in the 41st Millennium, I believe I read in Outcast Dead that the Emperor had forbidden nuclear weapons just after the Unification Wars. They were used only as...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-07-13, 01:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,746
Posted By BlackGuard
Or maybe the Blood Ravens were somehow spawned by...

Or maybe the Blood Ravens were somehow spawned by some insane Thousand Son's plot to ensure that in some way, shape, or form they could still aid the Imperium. That doesn't mean on a Legion scale,...
Forum: 40k Fluff   08-23-13, 01:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,710
Posted By BlackGuard
Perhaps the Thunder Warriors were the Emperor's...

Perhaps the Thunder Warriors were the Emperor's attempt at the super-soldier process. If the Astartes were a constant refinement of this original template -- then it appears the Emperor made very...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-22-13, 01:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,986
Posted By BlackGuard
I think the Unification Wars would be...

I think the Unification Wars would be interesting. You wouldn't necessarily have to focus on the Emperor. No more so than they have with the HH Series -- touch on him lightly and leave him mostly...
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   08-21-13, 04:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 887
Posted By BlackGuard
On the virus bombing -- the Inquisition, despite...

On the virus bombing -- the Inquisition, despite its reputation for madness and fanaticism (in varying degrees of coarse) would not be so rash as to, by themselves, damn an entire company to virus...
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   08-20-13, 01:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 887
Posted By BlackGuard
Dark Angels who worship Malice? Interesting...

Dark Angels who worship Malice? Interesting concept to be sure.

My first suggestion would be to place your founding date later than the 31st Millennium, this is where I believe the Second...
Forum: 40k Fluff   08-19-13, 02:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,750
Posted By BlackGuard
Keep in mind that the Tyranids aren't here to...

Keep in mind that the Tyranids aren't here to stay. To my understanding, they have come from another galaxy, once that they've already scoured of all life. Even if they do destroy the Milky Way, they...
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   08-14-13, 02:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,295
Posted By BlackGuard
A solid enough foundation. This chapter, or...

A solid enough foundation. This chapter, or rather warband, is forged out of the corpse of a broken chapter. This doesn't really tell the whole story though, but does enough to get things going.

...
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   08-14-13, 01:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 996
Posted By BlackGuard
Sorry for not posting on this sooner, I've been...

Sorry for not posting on this sooner, I've been away for a bit. Anyway please do not take my criticism as insulting or scornful. I think that under these issues you have a pretty good idea. The...
Forum: 40k Fluff   08-14-13, 12:36 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 9,166
Posted By BlackGuard
There is also the belief that the Emperor ordered...

There is also the belief that the Emperor ordered the 2nd and 11th terminated. Of coarse there is no concrete evidence for this, the theory is still in the open. If he could order the termination of...
Forum: 40k Fluff   08-08-13, 01:29 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 9,166
Posted By BlackGuard
I actually see some interesting theories here...

I actually see some interesting theories here myself. I've always wondered why the Emperor stood there and let Horus cripple him. The predominate account of that fight I've heard is that the Emperor...
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