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Hi,

Here's a topic for all you Space Marine addicts. What is the best Space Marine Chapter (alive or deceased), and why?

MC

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Saint Domonica to Evil Lord Vandire


Lord Vandires reply: "I can't die, I'm too busy to die"


Only the insane have strength enough to prosper. Only those who prosper may truly judge what is sane.---Anon.

 
   
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No matter how wrong it is I will say The locust legion who turned to Chaos go chaos (my army) but gw will say ultramarines obviusly

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Black Templars lol but thats only because i used to collect them

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I doesn't matter what GW say, I suppose that Chaos are the best, but only because they've got extra arms and tentacles

FOR THE EMPEROR!!!!!

"You have commited the ultimate heresy. Not only have you turned your back on the Emperor and stepped from His light, you have profaned His name and almost destroyed everything He has striven to build. You have perverted and twisted the path He has laid for Mankind to tread. As your own decrees have stated, there can be no mercy for such a crime, no pity for such a criminal. I renounce your lordship. You walk in the darkness and can not be allowed to live. Your sentence has been long overdue, and now it is time for you to die."

Saint Domonica to Evil Lord Vandire


Lord Vandires reply: "I can't die, I'm too busy to die"


Only the insane have strength enough to prosper. Only those who prosper may truly judge what is sane.---Anon.

 
   
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allow space marines, tau is where it is at lol


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Yes i'm going to say it Ultra Marines, they saved the galaxy and owned some tyranids. They're primarch( i think) also redid the way chapters were made. But honestly Imperial Guard are better then everyone!

 
   
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London (work) / Pompey (live, from time to time)

Luna wolves.
Or possibly blood angels

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Black Legion/Luna Wolves/Sons of Horus

Wishy-Washy Wolves more like it.......

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Dark Angels are the best. Great fluff. Come on, they fly around in a huge asteroid from their former planet. Plus their troops are just sick.


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I have been playing Crimson Fists for years and have grown to be very fond of their background.

I have also been playing Emperor's Children for over 8 years, although not active for half of that, and the Heresy books make them even more interesting.

But that said, my personal army choices aside, for Chaos, in light of the Heresy Books, I find the Word Bearers to have been the most influential.

As for loyalists, I really cannot stand Ultrasmurfs. (Crimson Fists where on the cover of Rouge Trader and the 3rd ed codex, Ultramarines on the 2nd, 4th, and 5th ed Codex. They at one point had the most marines, the Crimson Fists were nearly wiped out. It is kind of like a Red Sox-Yankees thing to me, and I will take my Crimson Fists and Red Sox any day.)

The Imperial Fists are the greatest, they where chosen to defend Terra, enough said.

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Crimson Fists!

Simply because of the photo in the old Rogue Trader rulebook of them in front of the old school Land Raider started me playing this crazy game on and off for damn near twenty years. It was very similar in look to this photo (Not mine and I don't feel like scanning it).



That and they graced the cover. My Chapter has always been Crimson Fists (although I play Orks now).

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Ultramarines.

Why?

The fluff says. Every Ultramarine Codex or Marine Codex has started with "The Ultramarines are the greatest Chapter of Space Marines" or words to that effect.

The views expressed in the above post are my own views and unless stated otherwise I do not, in any way, shape or form, speak for or on the behalf of Fantasy Flight Games.

 
   
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Duh, it is obviously Ultramarines. They are not Space Marines, they are Ultra Marines. Clearly the are better because Ultra > Space.

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Sly Marbo.

People are like dice, a certain Frenchman said that. You throw yourself in the direction of your own choosing. People are free because they can do that. Everyone's circumstances are different, but no matter how small the choice, at the very least, you can throw yourself. It's not chance or fate. It's the choice you made. 
   
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ULTRAMARINES BCUZ ONE SINGLE ULTRAMARINESCOUT HAS MORE AWESOME IN HIM THAN 10 TERMINATORS OF ANY OTHER CHAPTERS AND A SINGLE TACTICAL MARINE ULTRAMARINE CAN KILL ALL THE PRIMARCHS AT ONCE AND THE ULTRAMARINES DEFEATED ALL THE IMPERIUM'S ENEMIES AND KAOS AND THEY SAVED CADIA AND THEY ARE HALF ELDAR AND HALF AWESOME AND HALF HUMAN AND HALF ULTRAMARIIIIIIIIINEE

AND MARNEUS CALGAR IS THE LOST PRIMARCH. AND THEIR LIBRARIAN IS A BETTER PSYKER THAN THE EMPERARAH

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I am a big fan of:

Loyalists: Space Wolves, Imperial Fists

Traitor: Thousand Sons, Death Guard, World Eaters, Fallen

Great Crusade: Luna Wolves, Emperor's Children, Death Guard, Imperial Fists and Space Wolves.

My Armies
Night Lords;more than 5000pts (when they get done)
Warriors of Chaos, little over 2000pts

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Sly Marbo trumps them all.

People are like dice, a certain Frenchman said that. You throw yourself in the direction of your own choosing. People are free because they can do that. Everyone's circumstances are different, but no matter how small the choice, at the very least, you can throw yourself. It's not chance or fate. It's the choice you made. 
   
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Dxun

Im sure he does, he's the ONE MAN ARMY, even SPEES MARHINEZ HURR Don't get that recognition.

My Armies
Night Lords;more than 5000pts (when they get done)
Warriors of Chaos, little over 2000pts

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Toss up between Space Sharks and Rainbow Warriors.....

Seriously.

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It's obviously the Lamenters or Legion Of The Damned.

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Personally I think it's the Flesh Tearers, as they are my current army, but the Crimson Fists are good.
MC

"You have commited the ultimate heresy. Not only have you turned your back on the Emperor and stepped from His light, you have profaned His name and almost destroyed everything He has striven to build. You have perverted and twisted the path He has laid for Mankind to tread. As your own decrees have stated, there can be no mercy for such a crime, no pity for such a criminal. I renounce your lordship. You walk in the darkness and can not be allowed to live. Your sentence has been long overdue, and now it is time for you to die."

Saint Domonica to Evil Lord Vandire


Lord Vandires reply: "I can't die, I'm too busy to die"


Only the insane have strength enough to prosper. Only those who prosper may truly judge what is sane.---Anon.

 
   
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Dreadwinter wrote:Toss up between Space Sharks and Rainbow Warriors.....

Seriously.


Hell yeah Rainbow Warriors FTW!

   
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Fire Hawks.

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Think the best chapter is the salamanders cause their blac, i mean awesome

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