History Headscratchers / Warhammer40000Spacemarine

8th Feb '17 7:17:18 PM SubjectFive
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** Warhammer 40K lore specifically states that Blood Axe orks and warbosses actually understand strategy and cunning far better than most other orks, including the use of commandos and turning a foe's weapon against them. It's highly possible that Grimskull was a Blood Axe warboss (his "Cybork" arm means he's no Snakebite ork for sure).
4th Jan '17 6:32:18 PM Wolf101
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** Plus Nemeroth and his warband are followers of Chaos Undivided. They can use Khornate daemons if they like (although just ''once'' I'd like a game to feature daemonettes or horrors instead).
30th Sep '16 4:50:11 AM Bissek
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* Why didn't Titus say something like "Tell the Company Chaplain I will have need of his guidance upon my return" to Leandros before heading off on the final mission? That way he assures his subordinate that he isn't ignoring the possibility that he might be tainted by Chaos, only deferring the matter until the immediate crisis is resolved. And under the Codex Astartes, the Chaplain is the person any such allegations should be made to in the first place, not the Inquisition.
29th Sep '15 4:39:10 PM Discar
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*** That's another term for Blanks right? In 40k Psykers go ''both'' ways. As in: He could be an anti-Psyker, and therefore resistant to Warp effects (though any Librarian in the Ultramarines wouldn't enjoy being near him at all). See Gunner Jurgen in the Literature/CiaphasCain series for an example of a higher-level Blank

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*** ** That's another term for Blanks right? In 40k Psykers go ''both'' ways. As in: He could be an anti-Psyker, and therefore resistant to Warp effects (though any Librarian in the Ultramarines wouldn't enjoy being near him at all). See Gunner Jurgen in the Literature/CiaphasCain series for an example of a higher-level Blank




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*** To add on: Khorne hates magic not because of magic itself, but because a large part of what magic does doesn't jive with his theme. As a Chaos manifestation of martial bloodletting, he would obviously see the advantages of magical teleporation/speed towards the enemy, daemon swords, and even possessed bolters and cannons, but he'll roar his discontent at a sorceror firing off a bolt of chaos literally out of nowhere instead of getting his hands dirty.

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*** ** To add on: Khorne hates magic not because of magic itself, but because a large part of what magic does doesn't jive with his theme. As a Chaos manifestation of martial bloodletting, he would obviously see the advantages of magical teleporation/speed towards the enemy, daemon swords, and even possessed bolters and cannons, but he'll roar his discontent at a sorceror firing off a bolt of chaos literally out of nowhere instead of getting his hands dirty.




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*** Orks get smarter the longer they live. Since Orks are eternally young, a Warboss could become very kunnin' given enough time and gitz ta fight.

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*** ** Orks get smarter the longer they live. Since Orks are eternally young, a Warboss could become very kunnin' given enough time and gitz ta fight.fight.

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31st Jul '15 12:25:31 PM BlackSunNocturne
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** Remember, this is also a game made by Relic. They've had Khornate Sorcerers in almost all of the Dawn of War series. Though, as everyone above has said, Khorne disapproves of Sorcery in the manner of using ''only'' Sorcery to fight. Using it to supplement/increase your effectiveness in combat? A-okay in his book.
11th Jun '15 1:31:42 PM Zelot
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*** Orks get smarter the longer they live. Since Orks are eternally young, a Warboss could become very cunning given enough time

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*** Orks get smarter the longer they live. Since Orks are eternally young, a Warboss could become very cunning kunnin' given enough timetime and gitz ta fight.
1st Apr '15 10:15:10 PM SecondJames
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** The population of a forge world would be brought up to literally worship technology. The weapon shrines would be like an Imperial church having the finger bone of a saint.
27th May '14 1:25:36 AM BlackSunNocturne
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** In a non-guessing answer, the game offers no answer. Maybe a sequeal will tell us, maybe not.

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*** That's another term for Blanks right? In 40k Psykers go ''both'' ways. As in: He could be an anti-Psyker, and therefore resistant to Warp effects (though any Librarian in the Ultramarines wouldn't enjoy being near him at all). See Gunner Jurgen in the Literature/CiaphasCain series for an example of a higher-level Blank
** In a non-guessing answer, the game offers no answer. Maybe a sequeal sequel will tell us, maybe not.
15th Apr '14 7:27:49 AM tdf4638
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** The [[GauntsGhosts Armour of Contempt]].
17th Feb '14 5:10:47 PM kikiandlala
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** Probably a mix of both, although your average ork is smart enough to know to use giant guns rather than loot them (unless they have a [[MadScientist mekboy]] with them. Orks would never waste perfectly good Dakka unless they thought they could make even more Dakka out of what they wasted (and given [[ClapYourHandsIfYouBelieve the way ork science works]] if they think they can they usually can).

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** Probably a mix of both, although your average ork is smart enough to know to use giant guns rather than loot them (unless they have a [[MadScientist mekboy]] with them. Orks would never waste perfectly good Dakka unless they thought they could make even more Dakka out of what they wasted (and given [[ClapYourHandsIfYouBelieve the way ork science works]] if they think they can they usually can).can).
*** Orks get smarter the longer they live. Since Orks are eternally young, a Warboss could become very cunning given enough time
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