Savage Scars by Andy Hoare
By Andy Hoare
Dal'yth. The forces of the larger reliable have demonstrated a strangehold on this planet, and the time has come for the Imperium to maneuver opposed to them. The White Scars lead the floor attack opposed to the tau, launching into wrestle with pace and fury, laying off blood as they achieve flooring opposed to their enemies. in the meantime, the individuals of the campaign Council are made up our minds to pursue their very own agendas, and their politicking and back-stabbing will position the whole warfare attempt in jeopardy. yet little do they understand that Inquisitor Grand has extra severe measures in brain, and the White Scars needs to in attaining victory speedy or the associated fee to Dal'yth could be devastating.
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Though too far distant to be seen with the naked eye, even that of a Space Marine, the screen indicated the presence of a number of the crusade fleet’s supporting vessels. Tenders stood by should a warship need repair or towing clear of the battle. Tankers and mass haulers carried vast quantities of fuel and other commodities. Transports carried the crusade’s ground troops, each of them home to an entire regiment of Imperial Guard. Most of the ground troops belonged to one of the Brimlock regiments, raised from the planet on which the crusade against the expanding alien empire of the tau had first been preached.
Sarik grinned savagely, knowing that even the aliens’ heretically advanced anti-drop defences could not hit so small and fast-moving a target as a drop-pod, for the vehicles plummeted at impossibly fast speeds, slowing only at the last possible instant. Nonetheless, Sarik noted several shots coming perilously close to the drop-pods, evidence, if any were needed, of just how fearsomely effective the aliens’ weapons truly were. Sarik activated the tactical display within his helmet, reams of battlefield and command script suddenly appearing across his field of vision.
Brielle had indeed seen something of value in the tau’s collectivist philosophy, something which she could be a part of after her family had rejected her. But she had recently come to realise that she had acted foolishly, and in haste. In truth, she had allowed herself to be seduced by the aliens’ words and ideals, seeing something in their notions of the “Greater Good” that she could be a part of. Later, as the scales had slowly lifted from her eyes, she had seen that she had merely sought to escape the cruel twist of fate that placed her forever in the shadow of her stepbrother and robbed her of her rightful inheritance as bearer of the Warrant of Trade of the Arcadius Clan of rogue traders.