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He was attached to the Chapter's 3rd company at the behest of Chief Librarian Vel'cona to watch over Sergeant Dak'ir's latent psychic ability.[1a] Since then, he has been charged with instructing Da'kir in the ways of becoming a Librarian of the Chapter.
Pyriel is named after a (former?) member of the The Bolter & Chainsword(an internet forum focusing primarily on Space Marines and closely related factions). Pyriel is a prominent and long time member well known for his association with the Salamanders. Author Nick Kyme named the characters of Pyriel and Argos after the Bolter & Chainsword users Pyriel and Brother Argos (the owner of the Bolter & Chainsword forum, and another noted Salamander aficionado), in recognition of the guidance and support they gave him during the planning and writing of Salamander (Novel).
- 1: Salamander (Novel) by Nick Kyme
- 1a: Chapter Two, Part I, pg. 52
- 2: Firedrake (Novel) by Nick Kyme, [Needs Citation]
- 3: Nocturne (Novel) by Nick Kyme, [Needs Citation], pg. 413
- 4: Nick Kyme's Blog