Questions tagged [dark-heresy-1e]

For questions about the first edition of Dark Heresy, the first Warhammer 40K RPG in the series. Players act as agents of the Inquisition, the secret police force of a galactic empire. The first edition of Dark Heresy was originally published by Black Industries in January 2008; however, Black Industries was shut down days after Dark Heresy's public release, and the rights were transferred to Fantasy Flight Games a month later.

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How to build a flexible and scalable system for PCs' NPC organizations? [closed]

Background: I am preparing to run a campaign using Dark Heresy Second Edition. Although this is nominally an investigative game, several key non-combat mechanical systems are either anemic or missing ...
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What are the major changes in Dark Heresy 2nd edition vs. 1st edition?

Dark Heresy 2nd edition has recently been released. What are the major changes in 2nd edition?
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Combats are difficult to compensate for my tank character, but the rest of the crew suffers

Ok, I get it. The GM has to suffer through players constantly picking on him, killing all his characters over and over again, so of course he's going to put up a fight. Now for some context. We're ...
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Is a Servo Skull still “alive”?

So I have recently come into the acquisition of my first Servo Skull (yay!), which is actually the skull of one of our other comrades. To be specific it's the skull of a Psyker who fried himself with ...