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40K: Limited Edition Ciaphas Cain Trilogy Set & More!

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May 12 2016
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Ciaphas Cain gets the “Limited Edition” Treatment from Black Library – Grab your copy while supplies last!

via Black Library 

Ciaphas Cain Trilogy $75.00


A Ciaphas Cain boxed set

In the 41st millennium Commissar Ciaphas Cain, hero of the Imperium, is an inspiration to his men – at least that’s what the propaganda would have you believe…


Recruited in their millions from planets all over the Imperium, the human soldiers of the Astra Militarum fight tirelessly to protect mankind from its many enemies. To back up the command structure of the massive regiments, commissars ere employed to maintain discipline and inspire faith. Brave, ferocious and determined, they are true heroes of the Imperium. The roll call of famous commissars is long, but few have achieved the notoriety of Ciaphas Cain. Whether faced with orks, tyranids, or the forces of Chaos, he always somehow manages to emerge triumphant and covered in glory.

This stunning slipcase boxed set contains the first three volumes in the eternally popular Ciaphas Cain series – For the Emperor, Caves of Ice and The Traitor’s Hand, together with extra content in the form of additional short stories and editorial introductions.


Written by Sandy Mitchell


Enjoy tall tales of adventure and derring-do in Commissar Cain’s memoirs (annotated by a sarcastic inquisitor). Tau, necrons and Chaos cultists all fall before the self-proclaimed hero of the Imperium…

And if that isn’t enough for all you Cain-fans out there Black Library is also doing a special one-month only sale on all things Ciaphas Cain:



Ciaphas Cain: The Complete Story $113.99


For one month only!

A host of irreverent adventures pit that notorious hero of the Imperium, Ciaphas Cain (and his friends and allies) against all the many monstrous foes that plague humanity.

In the war torn future of the 41st Millennium Commissar Ciaphas Cain, hero of the Imperium, is respected by his peers and an inspiration to his men – at least that’s what the propaganda would have you believe. The reality is very different, for Ciaphas is simply looking for an easy life and a way to stay out of peril. However, fate has a habit of throwing him into the deadliest situations, and luck (mixed with self preservation) always manages to pull him through and onto the loftiest of pedestals. To survive Commissar Cain must dodge, bluff and trick his way out of trouble, even if it increases his status beyond his control! This eBundle contains the almost complete story of the commissar’s adventures, from his early postings to his less-than-peaceful retirement.

This digital bundle includes the following eBooks in a zip file:

9 novels: For the Emperor, Caves of Ice, The Traitor’s Hand, Death or Glory, Duty Calls,Cain’s Last Stand, The Emperor’s Finest, The Last Ditch, The Greater Good
1 novella: Old Soldiers Never Die
9 short stories: Fight or Flight, Echoes of the Tomb, The Beguiling, Sector 13, Traitor’s Gambit, A Mug of Recaff, The Smallest Detail, The Little Things, Hidden Depths
2 MP3 audio dramas: Dead in the Water, The Devil You Know

Commissar Cain has been winding his way through the Warhammer 40,000 universe for nine novels and loads of shorts stories, avoiding one danger, only to run into another… For one month only, all of these adventures are collected together in an amazing value eBundle – the perfect way to catch up on all of the Hero of the Imperium’s outrageous exploits.



If you’ve never read any of the Ciaphas Cain Novels…well, you’re in for a treat. Cain is a very different character from the rest of the “Heroes” of the Imperium and I’m glad to see him getting some attention. These two options for great for collectors or first-timers alike. The Limited edition bundle breaks down to a price of $25 per book – or you could get all those stories and MORE in a digital format from Black Library in that eBundle deal.


Ciaphas Cain – some people are just born lucky.

Author: Adam Harrison
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