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- Iron Knights -
Founding Chapter: Imperial Fists[3]
Founding: Before Fourth Founding in M32[9][10]
Chapter Master: Unknown
Homeworld: Brycantia[1] or Seheris[6] [Conflicting sources]
Fortress-Monastery: Unknown
Colours: Gunmetal armor with black pauldrons and black helmet.
Black Shields on their left shoulder[8]
Specialty: Siege Warfare[5]
Strength: Unknown
Battle Cry: Strike, death, silent as the swan.[5]
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Miniature
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The Iron Knights are a Successor Chapter of the Imperial Fists.

Overview

The Iron Knights are a crusading Chapter. They are one of the twelve Chapters that send a champion to the centennial Feast of Blades, and are the only Chapter to have won on two consecutive occasions.[3]

A number of decades before the end of M41 a group of Iron Knights known as the Iron Brethren turned to Chaos. The Chapter voluntarily began a penitent crusade to bring them to justice.[4][5]

Notable Battles

Homeworld

The Iron Knights' homeworld, Seheris[Conflicting sources], is composed of harsh deserts and plains, divided between multiple tribes. As a Chapter, the Iron Knights treat War as a Sport, taking pride in testing their skills in harsh environments and pitting themselves against the most dangerous flora and fauna a planet has to offer as well as the various enemies of mankind.[6]

Notable Members

Trivia


Conflicting sources

In the 5th Edition rulebook, the Iron Knights' homeworld is named Brycantia[1], while in Ben Counter's novel Phalanx, it is named Seheris.[6]

See also

Related articles

Sources