Table of Contents

Hello. This blog will get pretty crowded after a time, and people will need to find things. So I’ve just included a Table of Contents below the Title Art, next to the Home and About links. Under the Table of Contents, you’ll find posts organized under categories. I […]

Where are all the battles?

Seventeen blogs and not a battle report yet. What’s going on? Simple answer: It’s easier to write down the background information that I’ve conceived for this campaign than it is to schedule a battle with a friend. But it’s more than that. A narrative campaign should take place in […]

Tau Flotilla (Au’vre’ti) in Sculptor system

The Au’vre’ti Flotilla is the Tau naval military contingent in the Sculptor system. It is under the command of Kor’el Dal’ta’ai, captain of the Yuk’e Or’nri, a Lar’shi’vr (Protector class) cruiser that serves as the flotilla’s command vessel. The flotilla’s mission is to protect the newest addition to the […]

Brimlock

Brimlock is the most important planet of the Brimlock System, and serves as the capital of the system’s others planets, administratively organized as “tribute worlds.” Although its technological level is considered somewhat backward compared to most civilized worlds in the Imperium, the planet is heavily industrialized and produces a wide […]

The Shard of Damnation

The Shard of Damnation is one of the smallest—and most mysterious—space hulks that cross the Segmentum Ultima. A traditional conglomeration of starship wreckage, rock, and space debris, the Shard is only 5 kilometers in length, yet for reasons that defy traditional science, the hulk has a habitable atmosphere […]

Campaign Timeline

As the campaign unfolds—and more details are added about the Corvus Cluster—it may become difficult to track what’s happening and when. The campaign timeline should help put everything into perspective, so that the grand sweep of “history” makes sense. Click here for the Campaign Timeline.

Incident on Petronius IV (Part 2)

“The rest of the night passed uneventfully. In the morning, the storm was gone—and the sun was blazing. We picked up the advance and reached the main facility after an hour. Again, we saw signs of lasgun fire everywhere—and signs that heavier ordinance had been used. A security […]

Incident on Petronius IV (Part I)

Editor’s Note: The incident on Petronius IV was fought as a tabletop battle at the Historicon 2011 wargame convention in Valley Forge, Pa. Four players fought this narrative-style, half-wargame / half-roleplaying fight—and this is their story. Events recorded here should be considered background material of a military action that […]