What happened to the loyalist Luna Wolves?

On Istvaan III, Loken and his fellow Loyalist battle-brothers cast aside the identity of the Sons of Horus, and proclaimed themselves Luna Wolves once more, extracting a heavy toll of dead on those they had once called brother. But in the end, the Loyalists were overwhelmed and eventually destroyed.

Why did the Luna Wolves change their name?

Upon the discovery of Horus, the Emperor officially renamed them the Luna Wolves in honor of their past victories and baptism of fire on Terra’s moon. Despite this somewhat unusual beginning, the end results were reckoned to be exemplary loyal and ferociously motivated troops.

What is a werewolf Luna?

A luna wolf is another term for the alpha female in the pack, which is the counterpart of the alpha male and is the main female. She’s responsible for bearing pups to the alpha male, and supports him and the rest of the pack in times of need.

Is Horus Aximand death?

When Mortarion arrived aboard the Vengeful Spirit, Horus Aximand fell into convulsions from the Daemon Primarch’s stench. Panicking, Aximand was eviscerated upon Loken’s Chainsword. As he died, the incessant slow breathing that he had heard in his mind since Isstvan finally ceased.

Is Saul Tarvitz dead?

Captain Saul Tarvitz’s fate is ultimately unknown, but it is generally assumed that he did not survive the final assault on the Precentor’s Palace.

What are Omegas wolf?

An omega wolf can be either male or female and is the scapegoat, the lowest ranking member of the pack. The omega lives on the outskirts of the pack, usually eating last. The omega serves as both a stress-reliever and instigator of play.

What are the colors of the Luna Wolves?

Colours White and Black (Luna Wolves); Pale Green and Black (Sons of Horus) The Luna Wolves were the XVI th Space Marine Legion raised by the Emperor of Mankind on Terra at the dawn of the Great Crusade in the late 30 th Millennium.

Why did Loken and Torgaddon become Luna Wolves?

With Horus’ betrayal now in the open, Loken and Torgaddon and the other surviving Loyalists of their Legion took up the name Luna Wolves once again to symbolise their split with the Sons of Horus as they openly fought against the Warmaster’s Traitor Legions .

How did the Luna Wolves get aspirants?

The Luna Wolves were the first Space Marine Legion to begin recruiting from another world beyond Terra. In this case, the new pool of Aspirants was found amongst the adolescent human males drawn from the violent hive city gangs inhabiting an ancient former Mining World that had devolved into a Feral World called Cthonia.

What is Loken known for?

Loken was highly regarded as a warrior and commander by both his brethren and his primarch. Admired for his cool head and intelligence as well as his record in battle, he was given the honour of induction into the Mournival, his Legion’s cadre of close advisers to their Primarch Horus .