ALIENS OLD AND NEW
THREAT OF THE XENOS
Some believe that the galaxy is a dark forest. Within it, each civilization stalks through the trees like an armed ghost. The hunter must be careful, as to expose oneself is to be swiftly destroyed by other creatures who follow one rule: wipe out others before they do the same to you.
While there have been hundreds of sentient species in the galaxy’s long history, only a few have built interstellar empires and left the shores of their homeworld to navigate this dark forest. These alien races aren’t timid or shy – they are wondrous, subtle, gross, and destructive. Whereas the Orks rampage with ramshackle weapons and lethal joy, the T’au Empire cross the cosmos with diplomacy and superior firepower. This is to say nothing of the ancient Necron who awaken after sixty million years to restore their empire – or other strange, and feral Xenos that stalk the woods of the void…