complexes soaring into the sky and mine workings burrowing deep into thecrust. They are ruled by the Adeptus Mechanicus, whose training and researchfacilities are located here, along with the grand cathedrals to their deity; theOmnissiah.
Whatever your home world once was, it is now a seething mass of bloodied ruins, struggling soldiers and whistling ordnance. Perhaps civil warrages, or maybe Orks seek to destroy all. Whatever the case, your people arelikely to be grim, tenacious and dedicated.
Your home world is controlled by the priests of the Emperor.Perhaps it is covered in gleaming spires and vast temples, or perhaps itwelcomes countless pilgrims to its holy battle sites. Whatever the case, yourpeople are likely to be devoted servants of the Emperor, pious, dependable andhonest.
You were born amidst the crash and thunder of battle, and grew upamidst the gun crews and the troopers, crammed into rank-smelling bunks orthe stultifying formality of the officers' quarters. You are likely to be a greatrespecter of authority, with a liking for procedure and a no-nonsense attitudetowards slackers.
You were born upon a vast and ancient satellite, orbiting some star,moon or planet. Likely part of a scientific mission, isolationist retreat or militarystationing, you grew up in a world of routine and repetition, with endless orbitalcycles, ritual of observance and maintenance rotes. You are likely to be verymethodical, with a secret desire for rebellion and indulgence.
Your home world is little more than a habitat perched upon someblasted rock. Maybe a mining colony upon an airless moon, or perhaps anexpedition to uncover some long-dead alien race, your people are likely to bethoughtful, melancholy types, with a curiosity for greenery and the outdoors
Your home world is a primitive planet, with but the simplest of technologies, such as swords, chariots and black powder. Your people are likelyto be loyal, practical and highly superstitious.
You were born upon one of the great trading vessels of old. Aspart of a crew endlessly plying a traditional route, you grew up within the gloomyholds, packed with exotic riches you could never own. Fearfully accepted intoport, yet welcome at none, you are likely to be materialist in nature, with a greateye for deals and a cynical view of human nature.
You were born upon a ragged mass of flotsam and jetsam
spaceworthy, but only just. Probably the survivors of some terrible accident stuckaboard an abandoned wreck, you grew up in a world of leaking door seals, dark
corridors, haunted decks and the knowledge that ”things” were aboard ship just
out of sight. You are likely to be cautious, superstitious and trigger-happy.
The belief in the God-Emperor is important in the 41st millennium, and although it ispossible to be faithful without this skill, members of the Ecclesiarchy and the likes findgreat use from this skill. Similar to a Knowledge skill, it deals with the knowledge aboutSaints, the Emperor, Shrine worlds and prayers against Chaos and heresy.
Some suggested Knowledge focuses (and possible uses are):