Apostatate Cardinals are members of the Ecclesiarchy who have since turned their back on the Emperor and the Imperial Creed. Insane renegades and terrorists, they often turn entire worlds to anti-Imperial rebellions. Apostate Cardinals are often accompanied by Pontifex Guards, grim adherents to their anti-Imperial ideology and fanatically loyal.
Notable Apostate Cardinals
- 1: The Inquisition (Background Book), pg. 87
- 2: Forge World Renegade Apostate Preacher of Nurgle (last accessed 18 March 2015)
- 3: Imperial Armour Volume Seven - The Siege of Vraks - Part Three
- 4: Deathwatch: Mark of the Xenos, pg. 80