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  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 6

    In seconds, the camp bursts into a massive, chaotic firefight. [[:uziel | Uziel]] hammers the camp. Each report of the heavy stubber rattles and reverberates through his body as the men in front of his sights are turned into a chunky pudding. [[: …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 8

    With only one task remaining, the acolytes ready their weapons. Even from a distance, the black and bone building creates a bizarre sense of unease and nausea. Already, [[:grax | Grax]] feels a sharp pain burrowing through his mind’s eye. The unnatural …

  • Dark Pursuits - Part 1

    Thankfully, the acolytes’ cargo lander punches out through [[Zetah VII | Zetah VII]]’s atmosphere, making a desperate escape from the doomed world. Dodging flak and the enormous, building-sized rounds punching through the sky, the vessel eventually makes …

  • Dark Pursuits - Part 2

    With knowledge that the smugglers’ shipment is arriving imminently, the acolytes make their way back to the Port Gyre Auctoriate Porteus, hoping to find a record of the shuttle, 341 Beta-Sky. After negotiating with a surly Auctoriate adept, [[:tybaltius- …

  • Dark Pursuits - Part 3

    The acolytes continue their hunt through the dark tunnels beneath Port Gyre. Eventually, gunshots ring out down an adjacent corridor, shattering the eerie silence. The acolytes follow the sound of the intense firefight and find a shocking sight. At a …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 1

    After a few weeks of recovery aboard [[The Reliant Dawn | the Reliant Dawn]], the acolytes return to [[Desoleum | Hive Desoleum]]. [[:valdane | Valdane]] explains that word has reached him of more disturbing activities within the hive. The Sanctionary …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 2

    At the base of the lift platform, the acolytes wait their turn to journey upwards. After ten long minutes standing under the Gallowsway’s continuous disgusting rain, the lift returns. Dragging Uziel’s semi-conscious frame aboard, Grax, Amador, and Tybs …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 3

    Soon after the firefight, the merchants, traders, pilgrims, and wastelanders begin to filter back out into the small encampment’s various market stalls, vehicle bays, and trading posts. Standing the shadow of [[Desoleum | Desoleum]]'s outer walls, the …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 4

    On the morning of the second day, the acolytes are greeted by an ominous crimson sunrise. Travers explains that he can feel some sort of storm front coming on, but he is unsure when and where it will hit. Still, the acolytes press on. After a few hours …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 5

    The acolytes scour the wreckage of the smugglers’ Viator Desert Crawler in search of any ammunition, xenos artifacts, or clues regarding their mysterious foes. Well armed and well equipped, the acolytes’ adversaries are clearly more dangerous and better …

  • Standing in the Shadow - Part 7

    The acolytes recover from the firefight and pillage their adversaries corpses for weapons, ammunition, and any other usable goods. Among the bodies, the acolytes recover a sacred item – an incredibly ancient and powerful plasma pistol. With the camp …

  • Desoleum

    [[File:474645 | class=media-item-align-center | Hive_Desoleum.png]] *Desoleum* Desoleum is a planet dominated by three enormous hive cities, into each of which a population of dozens of billions is crammed, though accurate counts are impossible to …

  • The Crow Father

    First encountered by the acolytes on [[Iocanthos | Iocanthos]], this demon has posed a danger to numerous planets and civilizations throughout history. According to folk tales, the demon has taken many different names and forms. On Iocanthos, the demon …

  • The Heretek

    First encountered by the acolytes on [[Desoleum | Desoleum]], the Heretek seems to be involved in all sorts of nefarious activities including daemonology and the smuggling of heretical and xenos artifacts. Under Port Gyre, the acolytes witnessed the …