Part of a new (or renewed) regiment, our heroes travel from the safety of the Calixis sector into the unknown war zone of the Spinward Front. Rumors circulate that they’ll do their duty for the emperor against heretics, but not much is known about the enemy.
Most of the regiment is in good cheer because they finally get to show their devotion, and they’re sure their faith will carry them safely through whatever adventures they partake in. Spirits are further boosted because, In time-honored tradition, the regiment is training aboard ship while they travel to the battle grounds in what should be roughly 18 months.
In spite of all this, however, the Ecclesiarchy priests have been awfully busy counseling the newly enlisted in private.