The title more or less says it all, but for some background, the Badab War has some of my favorite chapters involved in it – like the. Explore Braden Wrightstone’s board “Badab war” on Pinterest. | See more ideas about Space marine, Warhammer 30k and Space wolves. Inside this book are full histories and dispositions of the nine Space Marine Chapters who played the most significant part in the Badab War’s early stages.
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More of them would rather listen to their direct boss. M41 he chose to begin retaining nearly all of the resources available to him. Having long been a lynchpin of Imperial control of the region, Cygnax was a key strategic world, forming a bulwark against aggressors and serving badzb a safe port for Imperial merchant and naval vessels.
Also, no spoilers in post titles. The planet rapidly fell into bloody civil war between its Imperial garrison and Death Cult nihilists, backed by the intervention of the dread Chaos Space Marine warband known as The Reborn.
In his monumental arrogance and pride, Huron sought at first not to rebel against the Imperium, but to prove his case by scourging the Maelstrom clean, and establishing wqr new realm carved out for Mankind in the name of the Emperor.
The problem with Chapters is how ineffective they are in dealing with the real enemy. Legate-Inquisitor Frain provided the Loyalists with a mass of data about the Lamenters movements and deployments which was used to identify a pattern.
Even post-rebellion, the Corsairs are a powerful faction and a ‘safe’ hub for Chaos raiders in realspace with an excellent eye for logistics as seen in the Night Lords books.
Soon matters escalated upon the arrival of the Fire Hawks as they were met at Galen by a taskforce consisting of both Mantis Warriors and Astral Claws warships. Not long into the year a question that had been concerning Imperial tacticians was at last seemingly answered. Upon the Frontier World of Rook they found their evidence. Personal tools Log in Request account. This development provoked much consternation from Lufgt Huron, but mindful of the dangerous temperament of the Executioner’s commander, the High Chaplain Thulsa Kanehe was known to have stopped short of issuing any formal reprimand to them, and instead welcomed them into the battle for the Secessionist cause.
Accompanied by an Ordo Hereticus detachment under Inquisitor Kramner, one of Legate-Inquisitor Frain’s personal aides, the only stipulation was that the planet was to remain habitable with a sufficient core of the population and infrastructure left alive and intact to service the needs of the Imperium’s war effort. The three vital star systems that formed the links in a distant chain that allowed the resources of the Maelstrom Zone to flow into the coffers of the more established Imperial sectors beyond were the star systems of Cygnax, Sagan and Badab.
I see now why you dislike Legions. Huron had taken this role following a failed coup exacted against the previous ruler of the planet in the year Log in or sign up in seconds.
A large gap in military operations can appear in mere hours, if not minutes. Thus the Badab War truly began. In a Legion, losing Marines is no matter.
The pattern of attacks by these corsair ships was tracked by the echo left in the Warp to badzb Lamptan system and its twin Feral Worlds of Shaprias and Scarfel. From this point onwards, the Secessionists greatly reduced in fighting strength and shipswere bafab hemmed in around a handful of heavily defended star clusters, and relegated to conducting scattered raiding operation and fighting a series of close defensive sieges. In the aftermath this wzr, which became to be referred to as “The Betrayal at Grief”, many within the Loyalist ranks blamed Huron’s perfidy for the attack, claiming it as rank treachery, while the Wwar lay the blame at the feet of the Inquisition as a plot to assassinate the Tyrant by covert means.
M41, the Lamenters Chapter had already suffered significant losses through attrition, but they were still a formidable force to be reckoned with, and a plan was put into action to isolate them from the Tyrant’s cause and take them out of the war.
Another important victory came about when the Raptors and Salamanders relieved the besieged loyalist world of Surngraad. As Ortys’ successor, Culln was entitled to step into the mantle of his predecessor as Magister Militum and overall commander of the Loyalist forces, but this was by no means guaranteed.
Imperial records of the Badab War are subject to an Edict of Obliteration and are therefore fragmentary and occasionally contradictory. The Astral Claws’ hubris resulted in their Chapter secretly absorbing the remnants of their long-lost Successor Chapter into their ranks and ultimately led to Lufgt Huron’s dreams of expanding his Chapter into a force with the strength of one of the Bdaab Marine Legions of antiquity, in order to pacify wqr Maelstrom permanently and crush Mankind’s enemies.
From their vehicle’s hailers the Inquisition demanded the immediate surrender of barab of Galen VI’s population for immediate judgement. With the way open, the two Chapter’s battle barges bombarded the planet from the upper atmosphere, smashing the Secessionist held positions into surrender, and liberating Surngraad.
Matters of record regarding the following incident becomes muddled and contradictory. Age of the Dark Imperium Mongoing.
Finally the loss of marines isn’t a huge detriment even today. The title more or less says it all, but for some background, the Badab War has some of my favorite chapters involved in it – like the Carcharodons and the Mantis Warriors – but I never see it talked about at all on the subreddit.