Hurricon 2016 Space Hulk/Deathwatch Overkill

Players stand victorious after successfully Purging the Xenos!

Overview with room locations identified

Convention Program Description:
The Space Hulk identified as the “Pestilent Host” has dropped out of Warp threatening Imperial Space. Forces sent to bring Retribution have gone silent. Ordos Hereticus has taken an interest in this threat as well as other forces of the Imperium. Command elite members of the “Emperor’s Will” to subdue this blasphemous intruder. Death to the Heretic! Death to the Xenos! Launch Boarding Torpedoes!….the “Emperor’s Justice” must prevail! This will be a 28mm narrative miniatures assault into mayhem vs. the GM featuring 3D modeled Hulk passages and rooms.

As the players explored the Hulk implementing a “Contain and Annihilate” strategy they encountered a series of missions they needed to execute:

1.  Secure and initiate communications at the Vox Tower Control Panel
2.  Relieve a Sisters of Battle Squad under attack
3.  Disable Savior Pods at the “Savior Pod” Control Panel
Encounter – Severely damaged Dreadnought from a previous incursion
4.  Escort an Adeptus Mechanicus Tech Priest to Medical to retrieve a Genestealer specimen sample
Encounter – Dead Terminator protecting the Missile Launch Room Key
5.  Using the recovered Missile Control Room key disable an impending launch of Genestealer infections
6.  Destroy egg clusters in a Brood Chamber adjacent to the Missile Control Room


Deathwatch disembark from their Boarding Torpedo

After disembarking from the Boarding Torpedo the squad advances on the Vox Tower Control Room

Genestealers swarming to defend the Vox Communications Tower

Brother Garran Branatar starts the mayhem with a Flamer Attack!

More Genestealers converge to defend the Vox Control Tower

Having used a flamer to melt a path across an iced over walkway…Genestealers stand in the way….

Genestealers guard the Vox Communications Control Room

After securing Vox Communications the squad is informed they must relieve a squad of “Sisters of Battle” trying to disable the Savior Pods

Genestealers and their “Blip” advance to the attack

The “Savior Pod” control panel needs to be destroyed!

“Sisters of Battle” engage Genestealers attempting to escape using “Savior Pods”

Genestealers pour from a Vent Tower

On the way to relieve the

On the way to relieve the “Sisters of Battle” an AMSS (Automated Munitions Supply Servitor) is encountered.  Loaded with explosive potential the Deathwatch decide to take it along with them.

A Techmarine stands guard in the Medicatum awaiting the Techpriest…. stasis generators protect each door access and a long dead Terminator stands vigil…..

At the center of the action an Adeptus Mechanicus Techpriest and his retinue advance upon the Medicatum

A long dead Terminator is found in the Medicatum…. Investigation reveals he has been guarding the Key to the Missile Launch Room

Adeptus Mechanicus and Tech Marine retire after retrieving a Genestealer tissue sample from the Medicatum

The Statue of Commissar Kominsky looks down on Deathwatch attacking across an iced over walkway

A plan is prepared…

Missiles laden with Genestealer broodlings prepare to launch

Deathwatch hurl krak grenades up on to the Missile Control Panel protected by a couple Genestealers….

While one group attacks the Missile Room several attack the Brood Chamber….. sending in the Automated Munitions Servitor to explode among the Hatchlings!  All required missions have been accomplished and the Deathwatch are recovered by the Strike Cruiser.


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One Response to Hurricon 2016 Space Hulk/Deathwatch Overkill

  1. Bruce McBain says:

    Stunning set up! You’ve done great things with a minimum of materials. Exceptional!

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