Orks defeat Space Marine scouts

Gray dominated the landscape surrounding Brother Batheus. Ork artillery had pounded the suburbs of Susa City for more than half a year, and the area’s gothic architecture had long since been reduced to ruins. Then those ruins had been reduced to rubble, and the rubble ground into a […]

Corvus Cluster will appear at Shorehammer 2019

To help broaden the narrative story of the Corvus Cluster, I’m going to host a series of 40K narrative battles at Shorehammer 2019 in Ocean City, Md., Nov. 21-24. I wrote about this sci-fi/fantasy convention last December. It was a delightful little get-together, with great people. But I […]

Rumors of the Underhive (3 079 739.M41)

Forge Temple on Anvillus under greenskin siege The forces of WAAAGH! ‘Eadcruncha have surrounded the Forge Temple of Antax Metallica on Anvillus. The holiest site on the war-torn forge world, the Temple of Antax Metallica boasts the one of the largest repositories of knowledge in the Segmentum Ultima. […]

Strategic situation of Arthys IV

“Long hidden from the Imperium’s view, the Varrenshall Subsector has been besieged by heretic, traitor, and xeno. It is our holy duty to the Emperor to cast out such filth and restore the rule of man.“—Lord Inquisitor Threnton Historical Background The Arthys System was once unofficially known as […]

Tau counterattack seizes Omao Plantation

“As the campaign for Port Arena continued, it became apparent that the sprawling forests of Dar Sai were a major obstacle for Imperial forces. Although the 728th Cadian Regiment had an advantage in armor over the Tau, there simply wasn’t enough good tank country to fight in—and the […]

Imperial drive on Hawi Plantation fails

“The mobility of the Tau war machine is the greatest obstacle to cleansing Dar Sai of the xeno filth. You can watch your flanks. You can deploy a huge reserve to guard your rear. But, at some point in the battle, when a weakness appears in your deployment, […]