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The Damnation of Pythos (Novel)

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The Damnation of Pythos
Cover art by Neil Roberts
Author David Annandale
Performer Jonathan Keeble
Publisher Black Library
Series Horus Heresy Series
Preceded by Vengeful Spirit
Followed by Legacies of Betrayal
Released July 2014
Pages 416
Length 12 hours
Editions 2014 hardcover
ISBN 9781849707145
Cover art

The Damnation of Pythos by David Annandale is the 30th novel in the Horus Heresy series. It was released in July 2014.[1] It was later included in "The Novels: Volume 6" eBook collection.

Cover Description

In the aftermath of the Dropsite Massacre at Isstvan V, a battered and bloodied force of Iron Hands, Raven Guard and Salamanders regroups on a seemingly insignificant Death world. Fending off attacks from all manner of monstrous creatures, the fractious allies find hope in the form of human refugees fleeing from the growing war, and cast adrift upon the tides of the Warp. But even as the Space Marines carve out a sanctuary for them in the jungles of Pythos, a darkness gathers that threatens to consume them all...[2]

Notable Characters

Iron Hands:


Raven Guard:

Emperor's Children:

Colonists of Pythos:

Adeptus Terra:


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