"Into Exile" is a short story in the Horus Heresy Series. It was written by Aaron Dembski-Bowden and published online on 3 December 2016 as Day 3 of Advent 2016.
Renowned Mechanicum technoarchaeologist Arkhan Land is evacuated from Mars.
When the traitorous allies of Horus and Kelbor-Hal seized Mars, the visionary adept Arkhan Land became a man marked for death. As his world crumbles around him, whom can he trust?
When the traitorous allies of Horus and Kelbor-Hal seized Mars, they sent elite hunters to apprehend key targets and ensure that any loyal resistance would fail. One such target was the legendary technoarchaeologist Arkhan Land, the discoverer of many lost treasures and curiosities from mankind's Golden Age - and the Imperial Fists cannot allow such a valuable mind to fall into the hands of the enemy. Does Land have good reason to fear his apparent saviours?