you forgot Heinlein and Moorcock.Akalabeth said:Games Workshop rips off Tolkien
Blizzard rips off Games Workshop
China rips off Blizzard
Heinlein = starship troopers, basically the humans and tyranid in 40k.
Moorcock = basically Tolkien but everything is also evil or has an eviler counter part(elves and dark elves), also created the star of chaos.
on topic: this might be the cause of MoP, who knows?