The Fire Hawks went on to fight valiantly in many major battles against the Apostate forces of the insane Vandire. Eidolon is also supposedly home to many valuable ancient Eldar artefacts dating back to the time of the Fall. It was discovered by the Imperium early in the Great Crusade, and played a vital role in the mass-production of highly advanced las weaponry for the military forces of the burgeoning Imperium. Legend has it that the Grey Knights were Founded on the order of the Emperor Himself, in the early days of the Horus Heresy. The world came under sustained attack by the Forces of Chaos in service to Nurgle during the Plague Wars of the early 42nd Millennium, and the servants of the Plague God proved successful in claiming the planet. Isstvan III was an Imperial Civilised World whose inhabitants rebelled against the Imperium during the final days of the Great Crusade. Dorn claimed to have risen to have become the emperor and warlord of Inwit and its entire star system and to have either discovered or constructed the massive starship later used as a mobile fortress-monastery by the Imperial Fists known as Phalanx. Located just rimward of the ancient Tributary World of Aventine, Novabella's wide oceans and endless plains have proven receptive to crops and domesticated animals. Kantor ordered the immediate recall of those Crimson Fists companies fighting away from Rynn's World, mobilised the Planetary Defence Force, and prepared for the inevitable Greenskin invasion. Vyaniah is a Hive World that is located in the Badab Sector of the Segmentum Ultima. This Forge World has had a troubled and turbulent history throughout its existence. Lorn V is the Ice World that is fought over in the Dawn of War expansion Winter Assault. Combined, the population and industrial output of these moons are roughly equivalent to that of an Imperial Hive World or a small Forge World, which makes them a vital recruitment zone for the Astra Militarum. The damage caused to the reputation and prestige of Gudrun led to the relocation of the Helican Sub-sector capital to the world of Thracian Primaris. Zanzag, and the northern continent of the world was completely ruined by the intensity of the fighting. The planet eventually became a blasted ruin, picked clean by millennia of looters and rogue traders, declared Exterminatus by the Inquisition. Gryphonne IV was one of the few Adeptus Mechanicus Forge Worlds that produced in significant quantities the less common Leman Russ main battle tank variant known as the Leman Russ Conqueror for the Imperial Guard. The world is the setting for the Necromunda tabletop skirmish war game. A tumultous history ties Kiavahr to its moon, a history forever changed by the arrival of one of the Emperor's Primarchs, Corvus Corax, who would subjugate the powerful Techguilds and lead Kiavahr into the fold of the Imperium. Because of this ever-present threat, the Elysian Planetary Defence Force (PDF) gained intensive experience in ship-to-ship combat and serving alongside naval support when assault isolated space-based pirate outposts. This is one of the holiest places in the Imperium, and thousands come from all over the galaxy to look upon the face of the ancient Primarch. Yet the name of Adrastapol also carries its share of misgivings and mistrust, for time and again the Knights of Adrastapol have had to battle their own, as entire Houses fell to the insidious touch of Chaos. It was on this world that a massive Warp Storm erupted, plunging the entire star system into chaos and warfare as nine separate armies from some of the most powerful intelligent species in the galaxy descended on the four worlds of the system to battle for control of this strategic territory. Maccabeus Quintus is an arid and bitterly cold world with a harsh, bright sun, that is prone to terrible famines and droughts which leave their mark even on its strongest inhabitants. Warhammer 40k Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. In the last years of the 41st Millennium, the Rapidity vastly increased in size and intensity, and moved to envelop the entire Medusa System. The political conflict between the Administratum's right to claim the Imperial tithe and the ancient right of Adeptus Astartes Chapter Masters to defend the Imperium by any means necessary came to be known as the Badab Schism and would last for more than a century and a half. Kaurava II is the second planet of the Kaurava System that is known across the Lithesh Sector for its agricultural and food processing industries. Long-suspected to delve into forbidden technologies and considered suspect for their close ties with one of the most notable Traitor Legions of the Legiones Astartes, the Arkhadian forge-fanes were excommunicated by Fabricator-General Zagreus Kane during the dark years of the Horus Heresy. The 2nd Company of the Ultramarines answered the planet's distress call in 974.M41 and helped to evacuate the remaining Imperial survivors before the Imperial Navy unleashed an Exterminatus order upon the planet's surface at the request of the Adeptus Astartes that is currently believed to have eliminated the Necron threat. Like Saint Drusus, they defend or expand the Imperium in battle, which is regarded as the most pious form of worship. Agripinaa is located in the Agripinaa Sector of the Ultima Segmentum near the Eye of Terror and was involved in the fighting of the 13th Black Crusade. A shadowed, twilight world circling its pale blue-white star at the very edge of its habitable zone, it constitutes an exception amongst the otherwise lifeless regions of the Cyclops Cluster, located in the northern Imperium in the Segmentum Obscurus, which quickly made it a priority target for human colonisation that was implemented as early as the 25th Millennium. Hrax is a Desert World which emerged from a receding Pandaemoniumfront a millennium ago, and whose feudal inhabitants dwell among the mazes of interconnected canyons and cave networks inscribed into its arid surface. Bellerophon's Fall, known simply as "The Fall" by its inhabitants, is a Dead World that is located in the Badab Sector of the Segmentum Ultima. Artemis was an Imperial world that came under heavy attack by the Forces of Chaos, including their own warped Traitor Titans. It was conquered by Lord Commander Solar Macharius during the Macharian Crusade in the Segmentum Pacificus. Its purpose is to supply, support, and archive the actions of the Indomitus Crusade's fleets and battle groups as they advanced across the galaxy. The Temple and planet were devastated in an Ork raid led by one Ork Warlord, Gurg, who possessed one-third of the Talisman of Lykos, which made him practically invulnerable. This request was denied and met instead with increased quota demands. This included great swathes of the Adeptus Mechanicus and their closest allies, who were riven with internal rebellion due to the pernicious doctrine espoused by the Tech-priests of Moirae, which went against the orthodox teachings of the Cult Mechanicus. Hostile Ork domains scattered across the galaxy heavily populated never miss a beat the trade which once saw Lenk has. 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