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 Imperial Fists livery question
Posted: Nov 8 2011, 08:40 PM

Raw Recruit

Group: Imperial Citizens
Posts: 20
Member No.: 551
Joined: 1-December 08

Hi guys. Long time, no post. One of the guys at the local game store is planning to do a PH Imp Fist army. He asked me if I knew any specifics on the legion symbol being the same or different from the current chapter one, and about any changes to the colours. Sergeants wearing red, vets having white, that sort of thing. I thought you guys might be the best source of info. Thanks for any help in advance. wink.gif

Also, sorry if I missed any thread where this is already covered. I looked, but may have been looking in the wrong place. If that's the case, could you just give me a link to the pertinent thread? Again, thanks.
Posted: Nov 8 2011, 10:20 PM

The Sigillite

Group: Iterators
Posts: 4,650
Member No.: 17
Joined: 15-January 08

The Chapter Badge is the same,the armor has Black Trim not colored by company.
Sergeants Red helms Ok,Vet helms up to your tastes really i've seen them both ways,i orefer white myself.
the first comany were called Dorn's Templars led by 1st Captain Sigismund.
Thier Livery was the templar Cross with a Fist in the middle.

This post has been edited by BigWill on Nov 8 2011, 10:25 PM
Posted: Nov 11 2011, 11:42 AM

Archmagos Veneratus

Group: Champions
Posts: 1,083
Member No.: 137
Joined: 28-February 08

Here's a handy link to the Index Astartes: Imperial Fists, which has some general information.

Pertinently, it has an image of a Pre-Heresy Imperial Fist. I interpret the red helmet with white stripe (with split red/white kneepad) as denoting a veteran, rather than a universal thing.
Posted: Nov 14 2011, 02:14 PM

Raw Recruit

Group: Imperial Citizens
Posts: 20
Member No.: 551
Joined: 1-December 08

Thanks guys! That's of great help!
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