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The Dark Hunters are a Codex Chapter of Space Marines.

Marine Basic Data Chapter Symbol
- Dark Hunters -
Founding Chapter: White Scars
Founding: Unknown
Chapter Master: Unknown
Homeworld: Phobian[1]
Fortress-Monastery: Unknown
Colours: Dark Blue with White iconography[4]
Specialty: Unknown
Strength: Unknown
Battle Cry: Umbra Sumus[2a]
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The Dark Hunters were founded in the dark days of the Occlusiad.[3c] Their first Chapter Master was Angnar, the former Captain of the White Scars.[7]

The first campaign of the Dark Hunters saw them fighting against the Daemon Engines and corrupted Warlord Titan Repellus Maximal of Warpsmith Hilghar during the Battle of Bloodsteel. This has left a deep rooted mistrust against machines within their psyche. Even today, they have strained relations with the Adeptus Mechanicus.[3a]

Later in the Dellrond Campaign - where a single company of Dark Hunters held the entrance of the Cathedral of the Emperor Ossified for five years against Waaagh! Nagrut - they earned a resolute and stubborn reputation.[3b]

In 999.M41 Imperial fleets on the edge of the Draven Sector become lost in the Warp, after an unusual phenomenon caused their Navigators to lose sight of the Astronomican. Investigations uncovered the source of the interference on the tomb world of Petk. Dark Hunters Space Marines launched an assault on the planet, but only minutes after landing all contact with them was lost.[5]

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