Blake Ascendant

Blake Ascendant
Vessel Profile
Type WarShip
Class Black Lion


The WoBS Blake Ascendant was a Black Lion-class WarShip. The Word of Blake controlled the vessel during the Jihad. The ship assigned to give naval support later part of Battle for Luthien. The ship was damaged by inbound Clan Ghost Bear forces and was forced withdraw from the system December, 3074.[1] The Blake Ascendant was destroyed along with a dozen other Blakist WarShips - including its sister vessel, the Rays of Enlightenment - in the battle to liberate Terra as a part of Operation SCOUR in 3078.[2]


  1. Jihad Turning Points: Luthien, pp. 5, 7, "Naval Support", "Clan Ghost Bear" unit profiles: arrival date matches withdrawal date of battlecruiser
  2. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 128, "Original Word Of Blake Fleet"