Not "ironic lore", the irony built in the lore to purpose the grimdark theme as a narrative instead of a coat of paint. It's what turns senseless tragedy into engaging drama.
The Necrontyr's barely worth it rise, death and re-rise.
The origin and purpose of the Krork and Eldar against the Orks, Drukhari and Slaanesh.
The Emperor's lofty ambitions against IoM's actual state and perpetual self defeat.
The abnormal ideas and irony used make the lore "worth" getting into because even if that anon doesn't invest in the hobby there's still a story to read instead of dry exposition about maps and models.>>114471082
Yeah, this to be blunt.>>114471293
Speaking of irony. Anon, all other perception checks slipping through, take a long look at the symbol on that Marine's belt.