Session 3 (041111)
08.08.815.M41 Location: Abbey of the Dawn, Iocanthos, Calixis Sector
Inquistor Septimus and a handpicked force of Allies and Adeptus Mechanicus personal are welcomed at the Abbey of the Dawn. After a short ceremony, Canoness Goneril of the Order Famulous asks for help in discovering the cause for Sector Governor Hax’s unwillingness to accept Sisters of the Order into his staff. The Inquistor agrees and is also invited to hold the dawn prayer service.
After a rousing service, an emergency tranmission from the local inquisitorial Watchfortress disrupts the proceedings. After being informed of a massive warp breach, forces are mobilized. Inquistor Septimus orders an orbital bombardment on the location of the warp breach, destroying a Rakasya Daemon of prodigous size.
10.08.815.M41 Location: Secutor Class Light Cruiser “Exemplar”, In Orbit above Iocanthos, Calixis Sector
Investigations are started. To stabilize the planet, Warlord Skull is formally elevated to the Position of Planetary Governor and receives future aid in the form of weapons and technology from Inquisitor Septimus and House Krin.
His rival Seth, is deemed unsuitable for this responsibility and killed after a short interrogation.
Five acolyte teams are recalled from different operation theaters to support the investigation.
05.09.815.M41 Location: Secutor Class Light Cruiser “Exemplar”, In Orbit above Iocanthos, Calixis Sector
After a thorough psychic scan of Iocanthos’s major population centres by Lord Krin, several rogue psyker and wyrds are found and marked.
Increased psychic activity leads to the remaining Prophet of Seths followers. Several acolyte teams are despatched and investigate.
12.09.815.M41 Location: Secutor Class Light Cruiser “Exemplar”, Iocanthos System, Calixis Sector
An unauthorized shuttle start from the camp of the Followers of Seth is detected, meeting a previously hidden starship in orbit. Augers identify it as the Iconoclast Destroyer “Slaughter of Armengard” rushing to leave orbit. The “Exemplar” commences pursuit and intercepts the ship in the middle of the system, successfully destroying it during a emergency warp jump. One acolyte team is found dead on Iocanthos after the dust cleares.
14.09.815.M41 Location: Secutor Class Light Cruiser “Exemplar”, In Orbit above Iocanthos, Calixis Sector
Inquisitor Septimus orders an orbital bombardment on the remainder of Seths people, exterminating over 4 million souls. He informs his guest that his duties require him to conduct an intensive after-action investigation and that he will join him on Fenksworld at a later date. Inquisitor Srax-Rhame leaves the following day on the Exchequer-class merchantmen “Ephesos”.