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  • ...guinius was faced with the single greatest foe who would have the greatest effect on his Legion and its descendants down the millennia; [[Ka'Bandha]], Greate ...ies too loud and demanding. As the Chaplains chant the [[moripatris]], the mass of doom, the chosen ones fall into the arms of their priests, and are taken
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  • ...between battlefields and developed special expertise in siege warfare and mass shock assaults. Offensively, the Imperial Fists employed assault formation ...sh combat losses, the Legion often recruited from conquered populations en mass. Recorded examples include recruiting every man who could carry a spear fro
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  • ...k operations and subterfuge before striking from a hundred directions in a mass lightning attack known as ''The Harrowing''.{{Fn|19}} ...AlphaLegionAttack.jpg|thumb|right|400px|Pre-Heresy Alpha Legion attacks in mass.{{Fn|27}}]]
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  • ...y]] [[Gahlan Surlak]] announced that he had finally perfected a method for mass production of the Butcher's Nails within the Legion. However the [[Ghenna M Soon the World Eaters would become a byword for mass-scale slaughter and violence, their enemies not merely shot down or blasted
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  • ...g in outbreaks of madness, suicide and random violence. Whether it had any effect on the legion's gene-seed is doubtful, but upon learning of it years later ...d weaponry, their development into a legion of [[Chaos Sorcerers]] and the effect of the Rubric of Ahriman only increased reliance on this approach. Those ma
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  • *'''781.[[M31]]''' — The [[1st Black Crusade]]. Mass invasion of the recovering Imperium ...ular practice of seeking Daemonic possession may also have accelerated the effect. However, such mutations in the reborn Legion are seen as a mark of favour
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  • ...the common Daemons of Tzeentch, generally manifesting as an ever-shifting mass of flesh and limbs with numerous orifices for launching fire. ...tructures force travelers to view all nine dimensions simultaneously. This effect not only distorts the senses of any who intrude, but will also pulls apart
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  • ...y powerful Warlord will initiate a phenomenon known as a [[Waaagh!]] — a mass unification of various tribes and warbands. Fortunately these Waaagh!'s are ...n only work in the hands of an Ork, and a [[Waaagh!]] field amplifies this effect greatly.{{Fn|14}}
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  • ...ratio than is found in humans. Swift muscle contractions create a whiplash effect, allowing the Kroot to deliver powerful blows with great rapidity. On the g The Kroot head is crowned with a great mass of tough, flexible quills that appear to be a part of the Kroot's sensory a
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  • ...me distorting fields are capable of wreaking havoc on entire worlds during mass migrations which are caused by the simple presence of the Hrud.{{Fn|9b}} Sh ...his species is known to undergo what they called a ''"peh-ha"'' which is a mass migration. Once the population of a tribe reaches as a particular level of
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  • ...un fires a self-propelled explosive 'bolt' which explodes with devastating effect once it has penetrated its target, effectively blowing it apart from the in ...75 calibre bolt, composed of a diamantine tip, depleted deuterium core and mass-reactive detonator, typically in bursts of four rounds.{{Fn|7a}} Other fea
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  • ...he Marine a direct and instinctual interface with the armour, making it in effect a second skin. The advanced systems of Space Marine power armour also monit ...ks, the Iron Armour was a heavy, modified Mark II design (itself the first mass-produced Power Armour of the Crusade era). The Iron Armour's structure has
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  • ...quisitor's team on the planet of [[Hubris]] while he was searching for the mass-murderer [[Murdin Eyclone]], who had killed 12,142 citizens of the planet i ...r [[daemonic]] effects in her vicinity. This aura had the unfortunate side effect of making her naturally repellant to most other humans, including non-psyke
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  • ...m is not as refined or as simple as that of the Astartes and thus are not "mass-produced" as the Astartes are; meaning that each Custodian is a unique inve ...Rather, bio-alchemy is used to trigger the subjects own transformation, an effect that takes root in their cells and very soul.{{Fn|25d}}
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  • '''Virus bombs''' are potent weapons of mass destruction, and were commonly used to carry out [[Exterminatus]] in pre-[[ ...but had lost their potency over time and did not have exactly the desired effect. The virus also has a tendency to blow with the winds, and during the Armag
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  • ...d starvation, was halved again and whole areas of city-states were used as mass graves. The Silver Skulls left as quickly as they had struck, fading to not *{{Endn|19}}: [[Cause and Effect (Short Story)]] — [[Hammer and Bolter 8]]
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  • ...1a}} During this year, Eisenhorn successfully tracked down and killed the mass-murderer [[Murdin Eyclone]] on [[Hubris]]{{Fn|1c}}, an investigation that i ...Bure]] of the [[Adeptus Mechanicus]]. This decision would have a profound effect on Eisenhorn's future.{{Fn|3x}}
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  • Bolt weapons fire self-propelled mass-reactive shells known as ''bolts'', which are timed to explode just after p ...the weapon to explode inside the target.{{Fn|2}} This can have a gruesome effect on the target, often killing them in a single shot as their chest cavity or
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  • ...'''heavy stub gun''', is a [[projectile weapon]] similar in appearance and effect to a [[M2]]-era heavy machine gun, firing large-calibre bullets able to sto ...nfantry and vehicles.{{Fn|4}} The heavy stubber is also cheap and easy to mass produce and can be built on many low-tech worlds which might not otherwise
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  • ...ng their power to create a daemon means their entire power is expended; in effect, the god becomes a daemon. When a follower of a Chaos God dies, their soul is absorbed into the greater mass of that god, adding its energy to the already formidable power of that god.
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