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For the Emperor

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© 2008 - 2020 Hellstern
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DarioMartinezProfessional Digital Artist
Great colors!
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This is still one of the best wh40 pieces out there - I hope you make some more at one point :) 
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IscariotArtHobbyist Digital Artist
That is simply awesome!!!
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GreyRoseMistressHobbyist Traditional Artist
*Jaw Drops* Holy hells. This is awesome fanart! *loves WH 40k more than words* Badass man, just badass. :)
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wOOt! ... who keep these secrets ... ? ;)
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thevampiredioProfessional Digital Artist
whoa!! beautiful work mate!!!:D
such a rare beauty in the imperium.
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How can you double like something??
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this is great!, my GF got so inspired by this I managed to lure her to play Dark Heresy :)
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What I have to do to have skull like that as a familiar? :D very nice
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BenSonkkilaStudent Digital Artist
That's kick-Ass :onfire:
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thedanishboyStudent Digital Artist
still dont understand why the inquisitor have flying skull cam ? is it to record there mission ? or maybe its a AI that gives combate data on diffrent types of enemys ?
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KlerychHobbyist General Artist
"Servo-skulls form an important niche in Imperial work, serving as everything from auto-scribes that copy down important conversations and confessions of prisoners, to simple moving torches, hovering about their charge with candles and electric lanterns to illuminate the area."


"Servo-skulls are often used by Inquisitors and Inquisitor Lords as non-human assistants referred to as Familiars. In this case they are mentally linked to the Inquisitor through psychic or cybernetic means, allowing him to control them and see and hear through their senses."

are fine explainations of why do the humble members of the Inquisition use Servo-skulls. In fact - these 'familiars' are very important for whole Imperium of Man and "...to have one's skull chosen to serve as a Servo-skull is a great honour in the Imperium." for you can continue to serve the Emperor even after your death. It's like being put into Dreadnought coffin, but for the non-astartes folk!
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thedanishboyStudent Digital Artist
i see dint know that thanks dude
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KlerychHobbyist General Artist
No problem. Glad to be of help!
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it's a 'straight to youtube' device.))
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thedanishboyStudent Digital Artist
haha yeah guess the inquisitors can watch Double Rainbow if they ever get depressed :P hehe
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perfect. you nailed the IP while adding a ton of originality.
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I think you are one of the best portraitists of the 40th millenium you are so good at representing on canvas the grandeur and magnificence of these great personages of the Empire!

The Emperor protects!
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This is great, one of the best wh40 females that aint a Sister of Battle :)
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Too awesome, lost for words :O...
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orcbrutoHobbyist Artisan Crafter
Wow! I love this little floating skulls =D
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