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  • Struck by Wonder
    Lore » Ghost Stories
    Struck by Wonder

    ... return to the Moon and Mars, the pruning of the Garden, and the defeat of Hive royalty. Even Ghaul and his armies… So many threats, so many challenges, yet our Guardians stand—humankind persists. They are touched by the Light, but no longer do I see it as a gift. Instead, it is th...

  • Chapter 7 - Nyctalopia
    Chapter 7 - Nyctalopia

    ...nd the onslaught of the Red Legion. The Traveler's Light has been suppressed by Dominus Ghaul and his insurrection of the Tower. The timing was impeccable and offered me an insight I hadn't previously considered viable. Many lives were lost today in a barbarous skirmish across the...

  • VI. Vertigo
    Lore » From the Front
    VI. Vertigo

    .... He marveled at their repulsiveness. But even after Calus fled, and Ghaul was defeated, you still grovel before tyrants like Caiatl. If you rose up, you could taste true independence instead of the patronizing scraps that she offers . Saladin shook his head in contempt. Your power ...

  • Justified Means
    Justified Means

    ...I'd look to end him as punishment for the paths he'd tread. But things aren't quite so simple these days. Ghaul taught us that. And while I still plan to punish those who have transgressed, I can also see the value in certain… risks. This Gambit—the Drifter's strange little game—may just b...

  • Ringer
    Ringer

    ...gion's sophistication in military affairs vastly exceeded our own. Although Ghaul's campaign made no real provision for continued resistance after the Traveler was contained and the Almighty moved into firing position, his opening gambit achieved a level of strategic surprise that...

  • Entry I
    Lore » Confessions
    Entry I

    ...s situation. He no longer rages and spills wine. He has not cursed Ghaul's name in nearly a year. I feel his thoughts taking new shape and color. I do not know if I like it. In the fast-time of relativity, we watch the Cabal change around us, and it leaves my eye cold from weeping. W...

  • Entry II
    Lore » Confessions
    Entry II

    ...sh over emptiness. In council, we surmise that the tyrant Ghaul wants this void as a buffer against invasion—but isn't the irony bitter? This enemy desires nothing but our death. And so we oblige them by dying for nothing. It is the opposite of everything Calus wanted for his people. Ev...

  • Entry VI
    Lore » Confessions
    Entry VI

    ...the Clipse with fine culture and high luxury. The Clipse were not pleased. After Ghaul's mutiny, the Dominus tried to secure their loyalty by sending a fleet group to win their ancient war. Of course, the legionaries discovered it was impossible to conquer the xenocidal ecosystem ...

  • Entry VII
    Lore » Confessions
    Entry VII

    ...true in itself. He looked at me with great satisfaction, delighted by my insight, and by the way my words reflected his own wisdom. What was the flaw in my empire, Match? Why did Ghaul overthrow me? I sensed he did not want my first answer: because those disenfranchised and infuriated b...

  • Entry VIII
    Lore » Confessions
    Entry VIII

    ...aveler awaits. His Shadows are already on their way to kill Ghaul, or to die in the attempt. How could I betray him, in this time of endings, by keeping a secret he has asked to share? I went to him as he bathed in his royal pool, for his proxies are, of course, as exquisitely sensual ...

  • Ghost Fragment: Vyhar's Ghost
    Lore » Luna's Lost
    Ghost Fragment: Vyhar's Ghost

    ...ype, Class Hunter, designate Vyhar [v] ASSOCIATIONS: Cabal; Ghaul; Hive; Magic; Young Wolf [Saladin's] //AUDIO PRESERVED// //TRANSCRIPT FOLLOWS…/ [v:01] How is this possible… [v:02] Ghaul's dead. You're dead! The Young Wolf killed you! [v:03] What is this? Hive magic? TYPE: LIVE ...

  • DCV.
    Lore » The Chronicon
    DCV.

    ...d the beauty of his face was marred by a frown. Dominus Ghaul, the Ghost Primus, the Usurper, lived, while the mightiest of his Shadows, his Chosen Killers, his Zenith Champions, were dead. When approached by one of his Advisors, who hoped to console the Emperor, the Emperor held u...

  • DCCII.
    Lore » The Chronicon
    DCCII.

    ...his Advisors, Tlu'arg and Ilhali, who clumsily derided Ghaul's crude brutality in hopes of cheering him. Spake the generous and compassionate Emperor: Ghaul has risen above his own past. That, at least, is admirable. Ilhali—do you think, after all I've seen, I am heartbroken by suc...

  • DCCCVII.
    Lore » The Chronicon
    DCCCVII.

    ...rmance troupe, which retold a fictionalized account of Ghaul's defeat. The Shadow of Earth sat at Calus's right during the performance and loudly applauded the finale of the show, where the player portraying Ghaul, Tor Trakal, was killed in a great blaze of fire and light. After ...

  • MCXX.
    Lore » The Chronicon
    MCXX.

    ...f ambivalent soldiers. I am the Young Wolf. I killed the Taken King. I defeated Ghaul, I roused the Traveler, I silenced the Moon, I stopped the invasion, I broke the curse, I broke the Houses, I killed the queen! I am the Shadow of Earth! In the following silence, the Shadow of ...

  • CHAPTER 7: CORONATION
    Lore » Empress
    CHAPTER 7: CORONATION

    ...e loss to the Hive. There were murmurs of assent across the table. Ghaul diverted some of our best generals, lamented Tha'arec. All to the damnable Sol system, for his idiotic crusade… They will not return, said Ca'aurg. And neither will Ghaul. He clenched his fist. But this wea...

  • CHAPTER 9: TRUCE
    Lore » Empress
    CHAPTER 9: TRUCE

    ... order from her empress. She gingerly lowered herself into a chair. The Guardians killed Ghaul, Caiatl said. Yes, said Taurun. Stories say they've killed greater enemies too. Other deities of the Hive. One of the great worms. And a sibling of Xivu Arath, Caiatl added. Perha...

  • Regarding Ghaul
    Regarding Ghaul

    ...e Red War was not so long ago. The Nightmare of Ghaul is an unwelcome reminder of the slaughter we faced. Many of us are still rebuilding after the atrocities committed by this murderous fiend. He orchestrated one of the greatest tragedies our people have endured when he tried to...

  • The Stacks
    Lore » Dust
    The Stacks

    ...studies of deep sewer graffiti. Hastily she keys in her next search string. C'mon, Lucky Lavinia, she whispers, though she hates the name. >nine 9 IX red legion ghaul attack on city undetected unforeseen no warning why >RESULTS Consensus Committee on the Invasion and Occupation of ...

  • The Witch
    Lore » Dust
    The Witch

    ... interactions with the Nine: more than anyone suspected, and more vital. She sees how one of the Nine blinded Guardians to Ghaul's approach, risking everything (for Ghaul would have destroyed the sun, and the Nine with it) to learn how to steal the Light. She sees how that one was...

  • Fleet
    Fleet

    ...Dead Orbit had ruled the City, there would've been a fleet to meet Ghaul. It's Arach Jalaal of Dead Orbit, he says, cheerfully. I'm here to speak to Regent-Commander Petra Venj. I am not an emissary from the City. I come on my own accord to discuss matters of fleet. Jalaal has been t...

  • Pilgrimage
    Pilgrimage

    ...y. He forces his eyes down to the soil again. Thank you for what you did to Ghaul. Ikora tells him if you listen with the right ears, you can hear the Traveler's last conversation with Io. As if the matter of terraforming an entire moon with Earthlike gravity and a biosphere is only ...

  • II. The Wolf
    II. The Wolf

    ...nd making it give them its power. He's been listening to the stories about Ghaul. She lets him talk, and she asks him questions. Every question is a whetstone. Every conversation is a test, and it will only take one failure to lose her interest. The Great Machine made the Eliksni g...

  • II - FRACTURES
    II - FRACTURES

    ...u might be feeling about deposing your father. Zavala heard the low rumble of an appreciative vocalization over the speakers. I do not feel remorse because Calus was my father, Caiatl explained, her tone softening. I feel remorse because of what Ghaul did to my people. We opened ...

  • Fynch II
    Lore » Lucent Tales
    Fynch II

    ...ious: I mean, Hive don't accept gifts; they take. Maybe the Traveler was tricked. The end of some long con. The Traveler isn't just some dumb orb ripe for grifting. Ghaul found that out the hard way. There's gotta be more to it. I have to dig deeper. And if joining you damned me… we...