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Author Topic: Thoughts about the Warhammer 40,000 universe  (Read 4334 times)

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Re: Thoughts about the Warhammer 40,000 universe
« Reply #51 on: 17 Jul 2019, 14:02 »

Looks interesting.
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Re: Thoughts about the Warhammer 40,000 universe
« Reply #52 on: 19 Jul 2019, 04:17 »

Would have preferred a Ciaphas Cain series honestly. . .

(He says, having really only read the Ciaphas Cain novels)
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Re: Thoughts about the Warhammer 40,000 universe
« Reply #53 on: 28 Jul 2019, 04:59 »

I think a Gaunt's Ghosts series a la Band of Brothers (I am aware that's basically completing a circle of influence) would be excellent. Especially in the new age of high quality TV.
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Re: Thoughts about the Warhammer 40,000 universe
« Reply #54 on: 28 Jul 2019, 06:16 »

I'm between two minds about a 40K series.

On the one hand, it would be a chance to see a setting I love get onto the screen outside of games and artwork.

On the other hand, I can only imagine how much they'd scrimp on the background and lore to make it accessible to everyone.
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Re: Thoughts about the Warhammer 40,000 universe
« Reply #55 on: 27 Aug 2019, 14:54 »

A friend of mine is planning on running a Wrath & Glory campaign, but they don't really know that much about the 40K universe, so they've asked me to clear up a few things, or at least my thoughts on them. So here are 4 myths and why they're busted.

- The Imperium really loves Exterminatus!
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- Every Imperial World is a hellhole.
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- The Imperium is just like the Galactic Empire.
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- The Imperium of Man is evil.
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