the 129th Chapter of the 13th Legiones Astartes is formed from the survivors of a number of chapters who rallied behind Chapter Master Decimus following the traitors surprise attack on the Arata System, launched along side the Calth atrocity.
The Chapter specialises in rapid deployment, total eradication missions. Striking hard and fast into traitor lines. Decimus prefers to start by disorientating the enemy with mobile artillery and fleet based ordnance before moving in with mechanise infantry and rapid anti armour skimmers to secure objectives.
Ever a proponent of the Theoretical/Practical doctrines of the 13th Legion, Decimus has come to note due to his ability to draw practicals that may in the legion would not have thought of. His ability to redeploy and adapt has gained him a ..more..
The Ordo Reductor Legio KOPPA-590 began with the compromise by Phaeton's Revered-Comptroler to cede a third of its forces to mars. Among the Explorator Arks launched was a ship originally laid down as the Aestis Lanceam, which had been abandoned mid-construction but had been hastily fitted out to carry its share of Phaeton's priesthood, chattels and machinery. The Arch-Magos Artisan Voras Ausakalis was given the same fiat as the rest of the Phaetonite Covenant when he was given the still, admittedly, incomplete gargantuan warship. The hurried construction of Ausakalis' Ark nearly doomed it. The ship was intended to be powered by eight plasma reactors, but when it was forced to launch to avoid the Martian assayance taskforce only three were functioning. The ..more..