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BL Advent 2016 – Day 17 “Aegidan Oath”

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Dec 17 2016
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It’s a tale that crosses the Horus Heresy all the way to the 41st millennium – Advent Day 17: The Aegidan Oath.

Advent 2016 – Day 1 – Perpetual

Advent 2016 – Day 2The Maiden of the Dream

Advent 2016 – Day 3 – Into Exile

Advent 2016 – Day 4 – The Road of Blades

Advent 2016 – Day 5 – The Calculus of Battle

Advent 2016 – Day 6 – Fixed

Advent 2016 – Day 7 – The Grey Raven


Advent 2016 – Day 8 – Wraithbound

Advent 2016 – Day 9 – The Soul Severed

Advent 2016 – Day 10 – Prodigal

Advent 2016 – Day 11 – Bear Eater

Advent 2016 – Day 12 – The Embrace of Pain


Advent 2016 – Day 13 – The Painted Count

Advent 2016 – Day 14 – Becoming

Advent 2016 – Day 15 – Doc Morgirm’s Vow

Advent 2016 – Day 16  – Valerius

Advent 2016 – Day 17 – The Aegidan Oath


The Aegidan Oath



Day 17 of Advent 2016
An Ultramarines short story

Centuries after the Great Heresy, the Ultramarines return to Sotha to erase Roboute Guilliman’s greatest mistake, by dealing with the venerable Captain Oberdeii once and for all…

It’s a tale that straddles the Horus Heresy and the 41st millennium, connecting the dots between the sons of Sotha who defended the Pharos against the Night Lords and the Scythes of the Emperor who inhabit the planet ten thousand years later.

Almost a thousand years after the Great Heresy, the apparently insignificant backwater world of Sotha has been all but forgotten, out on the Eastern Fringe. Why, then, are warriors of the Ultramarines treading the overgrown paths to Mount Pharos once more? Chaplain Segas has been charged with a most solemn duty – to erase the last evidence of Roboute Guilliman’s greatest mistake, by dealing with the venerable Captain Oberdeii once and for all…

Written by L J Goulding


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