No piece of equipment encapsulates the grim darkness of Warhammer 40k more than the humble chainsword. This nasty little weapon has found its way into the close combat arsenals of most of the major races in the galaxy. The sound of this weaponized chainsaw ripping and tearing through the flesh of its enemies is music to many an ear in the 41st millennium.
Baldermort, everyone’s favorite loresmith, has released a brand new video exploring the history of the humble chainsword. Are chainswords brutal weapons for an elegant age, or elegant weapons for a brutal age?