Here it finally is! SN Battle Reports first of four in our long awaited Badab War Campaign! The Betrayal at Grief!. The Badab War was a major rebellion in the Imperium’s history, led by Lugft Huron and the Astral Claws. He first conquered the Badab Sector. Posts about BADAB WAR CAMPAIGN written by doublek
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40k Battle Report (Badab War Campaign Part 1/4)
The Loyalists intervened in matters unfolding on the world of Angstrom in Secessionists start unless loyalists steal the initiative. With the aid of the Lamenters and Mantis Warriors Collectively known as the Maelstrom Wardershe ruled the Maelstrom Zone, named because it contained the warp rift known as the Maelstrom.
Kevin chooses to pick 3 Telepathy powers. As Ortys’ successor, Culln was entitled to step into the mantle of his predecessor as Magister Militum and overall commander of the Loyalist forces, but this was by no means guaranteed.
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The majority of their fleet was left ruined or drifting in the void. Their increase in power had actually driven forth the recently defeated Orks. Some decent shooting means that two more astral claw marines are removed from play. With the arrival of fresh reinforcements to replace them in the order of battle, the Marines Errant first took up reserve duty for the remainder of Sending comms back to the Librarian leading the attack force, heavy support soon arrived.
Towards the end of the year Battlefleet Karthago and a small Marines Badah detachment was almost totally destroyed by a naval force of Astral Claws and Lamenters; the Star Jackal of the Marines Errant was the only capital ship that managed to escape.
After years, the High Lords had enough and set a fleet to take the Tithe, which Huron fired upon, claiming they threatened him.
Notify me of new comments via email. This engagement proved inconclusive with both sides suffering damage but few losses of any major ships by both sides. Using the intel acquired by Frain’s insidious spy network, the Loyalists quickly discerned that the Lamenters were being used as an ablative shield by the Tyrant of Badab to guard his southern flank and contest the Loyalist domination of the Pale Stars, while he kept the bulk of the Astral Claws in reserve near Badab itself.
This ancient region of space was under the stewardship of the Mantis Warriors Chapter, one of the Astartes Chapters that belonged to the alliance of the Maelstrom Warders. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Their withdrawal coincided with the arrival of the rest of the Executioners chapter, come to reinforce the crew of the Night Hag.
This development provoked much consternation from Lufgt Huron, but mindful of the dangerous temperament of the Executioner’s commander, the High Chaplain Thulsa Kanehe was known to have stopped short of issuing any formal reprimand to them, and instead welcomed them into the battle for the Secessionist cause. The Astral Claws assigned detachments to further train the Tyrant’s Legion in order to purge them of weak elements.
With this single act, the full-scale conflict between Space Marine Chapters that was to follow was ignited. For six long years the isolated Galen System had been a prize that had been battled over repeatedly, changing hands between Loyalist and Secessionist forces several times. It was at this point when Captain Androcles of the Star Phantoms confronted Huron, ambushing him as the traitors fled to their landing craft.
Soon a renewed phase of aggressive operations was ready to take place, with the Red Scorpions Chapter particularly eager for battle. This Chapter diverted a sizable force of six companies and a fleet of support vessels in order to aid bqdab brother Astartes, although their precise motivations for doing so remain obscured.
Kevin really needs to watch out for these grav guns quite a lot of them cwmpaign this small army list. Very quickly, the Mantis Warriors were under extreme pressure. Lord Commander Ortys next viable target of opportunity presented itself in the form of the Vyaniah System.
Badab War: End of the Beginning
This heavily contested world soon turned into a savage battleground as the Raptors, Salamanders and Fire Angels Chapters clashed against the Astral Claws and Mantis Warriors amid the tangled and often lethal vegetation.
In the meantime, their ships and naval escort immediately swept out again and set about destroying the armada as swiftly and thoroughly as possible. The barbarous Executioners Chapter continued to prove to be the scourge of Loyalist patrols and supply convoys, as well as destroying numerous outposts and listening stations.
The Exorcists appeared while hadab Novamarines, Raptors and Howling Griffons were dismissed, officially to combat an Ork invasion, but the truth was that bqdab High Lords thought they were too nice to be trusted to kill off the Secessionists.
He quickly reorganised the Chapter’s strategic deployments and established a policy ear expanding his Chapter’s fleet which had been badly depleted, including within its ranks captured corsair vessels in aggressive raids. Here are some quick shots of the army in my little display case. Turn badabb Loyalists To simulate the rundown nature of the base the players will be rolling on the catastrophic damage table at the beginning of each game turn. This sudden loss effectively ended the campaign.
Matters soon became more complicated when the Marines Errant were caught between the Fire Hawks’ desire to destroy Lufgt Huron’s forces at any cost, and the growing need to protect Imperial shipping and the outlying Karthago Sector ‘s colonies from the marauding Secessionist forces.
Tracking down their Chapter BarqueMater Lacrimarumthey provoked the Lamenters into rushing to its defense M41, at the instigation of their Chapter Master, the Black Templars declared a Crusade of Wrath into the Maelstrom, assaulting it from the eastward approach. Wars of Secession – War in Heaven Following a unified command structure these forces now followed a standard dictated by Huron.
A force of two companies of the Chapter and a strong force of hand-picked Astral Claws and Lamenters Terminators successfully cut off the threat while it was still forming.