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History of the Balar Slavers

Many words have been used to describe the Balar Slavers: pirates, raiders, heretics, slave merchants. Each description holds some truth. Slavers are the largest and most dangerous criminal enterprise in the Corvus Cluster. They have brought misery, anguish, and death to untold millions over the centuries. A loose […]

Warp storm activity raises fears

Citizens across the Corvus Cluster were alarmed to see the night sky stained by an eerie reddish glow as the Heart of Darkness, a longstanding warp storm, expanded significantly in recent weeks. This expansion—now visible on planets across three sectors—has raised concerns about the security of the entire […]

Is a Stompa marching on the Tarak Mines?

IMPERIAL VOXCAST (3 042 757.M41)—A giant xeno totem has been spotted in the desert south of the Tarak Mines, report Imperial soldiers deployed to defend the immense mining complex. Initially dismissed as rumors by Imperial High Command, Col. August Klein yesterday confirmed that there have been sightings of […]

A Strategic Update (Events of 736.M41)

As the second year of our narrative campaign comes to a close, the strategic situation for the beleaguered Corvus Cluster remains relatively stable. But that is no cause for complacency. The past year—736.M41 by the Imperial calendar—was witness to numerous battles across such worlds as Hegira, Dar Sai, […]

Painting: Inquisition Stormtroopers

The first of my Inquisition stormtroopers have marched off my painting table—but a few reinforcements are needed before they hit the tabletop. My desire for a military arm to the Inquisition stems from a series of scenarios that I’ve developed for Inquisitor Serillian of the Ordos Xenos, who […]

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Rumors of the Underhive (3 036 737.M41)

Rumors are flying throughout the grimdark, and there is a growing sense of unease among the beleaguered citizens of the Corvus Cluster. Here is what’s being whispered in the underhives … Balar Slavers target isolated Kerberos The desolate world of Kerebos is the latest target of the feared […]