Ben Counter is a writer whose TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} novels include the ''Literature/SoulDrinkers'' series, the ''Literature/GreyKnights'' series, the Literature/HorusHeresy novels ''Galaxy In Flames'' and ''Battle For the Abyss'', and the stand-alone ''Daemon World''.

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!!Associated Tropes:

* AFatherToHisMen
* AFriendInNeed
* AlienGeometries
* TheBadGuyWins
* BaitAndSwitchGunshot
* BlueBlood
* BulletHolesAndRevelations
* TheCavalry
* CombatPragmatist
* CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot: Literature/SoulDrinkers, Literature/GreyKnights, take your pick of any book and it's probably in there.
* DividedWeFall
* DoomedByCanon
* DuelToTheDeath
* DueToTheDead
* DyingAlone
* EnemyCivilWar: [[GreyKnights Alaric]] is very good at this.
* FearlessFool
* FeedTheMole
* FireForgedFriends
* GenghisGambit
* GladiatorGames
* GladiatorRevolt
* GloryHound
* GoodOldWays
* HeelRealization
* HumansAreSpecial
* IDidWhatIHadToDo
* IGaveMyWord
* InItsHourOfNeed
* KneelBeforeZod: Demanded of the Soul Drinkers and [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu refused]].
* KillEmAll
* LastStand: Let's just say it happens a lot.
* TheMedic
* TheMenFirst
* TheMole
* MookFaceTurn
* MoreHeroThanThou
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone
* NewEraSpeech
* PowerOfTrust
* {{Pride}}
* RebelliousRebel
* TheResenter
* TheReveal
* ShootYourMate
* ShroudedInMyth: The GreyKnights. It comes back to bite them.
* TearsOfRemorse
* TheyCallMeMisterTibbs
* TomeOfEldritchLore
* TurnCoat: Most of his books which feature Chaos.
* UnfriendlyFire
* WasItReallyWorthIt
* WeHaveReserves: Both invoked and subverted with the Imperial Guard in two separate books.
* WeNeedADistraction
* WorthyOpponent
* XanatosSpeedChess
* YouAreInCommandNow
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