To the trailing edge of the galaxy, the Calixis Sector is bordered by the hazardous territories of the Fydae Great Cloud and to spinward by the Scarus Sector. Bordering to coreward, its immediate neighbour is the Ixaniad Sector. To rimward lie the contested and unregulated Imperial frontiers of the Halo Stars where humans and xenos mix in the quest for power and profit in the infamous Koronus Expanse. This territory represents a vulnerable fraction of the Imperium, far from the millions-strong armies and mighty battlefleets that protect its most ancient and important worlds and defend its war-torn frontiers.
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Mezikazahn Most importantly they are gujde in the strength of mind to resist the secular temptations that are a constant threat to the Sisters Famulous. Sometimes confused with the Threnos Zone. These occasions can be dangerous, as many are trampled or killed in fights over the best claims, but this is accepted as the price for making sure the fittest, most determined serfs mine the most productive seams.
In times past, guiee serfs had to chain themselves, or one of their children, to the marker to ensure calixix the claim was respected. From left to right: Nowhere within the Calixis Sector is beyond the reach of the Ruinous Powers, from the sanctums of the Abbey of the Dawn on Iocanthos to the secret cloisters of the daemonhunting Inquisitors of the Ordo Malleus.
Site of the Gaolist Astropaths. Orbited by Port Goston. Warp-worshipping cults and Heretic warbands are mustering on the verges, and some even claim to have sighted the Tyrant Star, its ghostly black halo shimmering in the void. Posted August 12, Believes it should be the sector capital and protests the supremacy of Scintilla. The underhivers live in buried hovels built into the eyes of great stone heads or clustered around the broken sectr of fallen temples. Violent zealots who see sin everywhere, the tactics of the Redemptionists are simple: It is permitted for either party to have a champion fight in their place and a skilled combatant can find lucrative, if perilous, employment in the Bloodsquares run by the Magistratum.
However, a singular threat lurks somewhere in the Calixis Sector, a mysterious, prophesied doom that has drawn the particular scrutiny of the Inquisition to this group of worlds. The same question was asked in the linked thread over at FFG Which, funnily enough, is where I started, because Google. Warrior brotherhoods, secret societies often born of loyalties to a particular noble house, are common in guie army, with the most prestigious having fraternal meeting houses in the spire of Hive Tarsus.
Many wear improvised, iridescent armour suits guidw reflect the sun, so that they themselves resemble human-sized beetles.
The Misericord is considered an ill-omen at any place it docks. Cross post it here! Some sources also describe premonitory halfsightings, fleeting glimpses of the black-flamed sun in mirrors, pools, puddles or even on the surface of wine or water in drinking vessels. Community Forum Discord Server. The Adeptus Ministorum is a powerful force in the Calixis Sector. The Lathes are held in the fealty of the Mechanicus of Mars, and are a secretive, closed environment.
Rumours suggest that, at the point of death, the silence speaks back to the true of heart. The officers of the Misericord form their own caste and wear distinctive and rather sinister masks to mark them out from the rest of the crew.
The Gunmetallicus 41st Regiment, in particular, is a prestigious elite formation whose troops are used to escort VIPs and perform dangerous missions in the wastelands between the hives. Gravitational duress also accounts for the dense, armour-piercing quality of Lathe-world ammunition. Civil war in the realm of Ascandia. The Goldenhand houses a massive, tue complex financial market where commodities are bought and sold at a dizzying rate, and enormous amounts of money and goods change hands hourly.
As the threat of the Tyrant Star is felt across the Calixis Sector, the membership of the Cabal is not formally callixis. Despite many purge efforts, this forested wilderness retains several pockets of Ork infestation, left over from the last invasion.
For now, it is a four-billion-strong foundry station where law is slack and noble houses fight, literally, for ownership of lucrative mercantile output. Guide to the Calixis Sector? TOP Related Articles.
Zulrajas Queues of pilgrims snake from the cathedral throughout the middle hive, sometimes spending years waiting for a glimpse of the cathedral while surviving off the efforts of Ecclesiarchy handouts, lay volunteers caliis unscrupulous traders. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community. From here the watchmen are supposed to observe procedures on the bridge to ensure protocol. The throne itself is of ice kept permanently frozen, and the voluminous royal guise which the queen wears are partly to keep her from being frozen herself. From the edge of the mine pit can be glimpsed the heaped-up wooden tenements known as the Commons, while cart tracks and well-worn paths lead below the edge of the pit towards the mining areas deep below the ground. The noble houses quarrel constantly over what orders to give to the guild, but they are also well-aware that they should not bully or otherwise cross the Guild Peripatetica lest the engineers point them towards a crevasse or other dangerous obstacle and hold the citadel to ransom. The spinward Front is detailed more in Only War, and is the source for many of the planets your noting in the Periphery.
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