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Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sat Apr 28, 2018 4:20 am
by interrogatorchaplain
118. A Space Marine sergeant returns to his birth world and finds himself fighting alongside his actual birth mother, a decorated guardswoman before he was inducted. Their reunion is short lived as the sergeant is given orders that will inevitably cause his mother and her platoon to be sacrificed.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 4:07 am
by interrogatorchaplain
119. Caught in the middle of a space battle boarding action, a Freeblade pilot must make it through the boarded ship to his Knight Titan to attempt to stem the flow of boarders coming from the hangar.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:20 am
by interrogatorchaplain
120. A Ministorum priest and a Callidus Assassin must team up to destroy a daemon that has been stalking the battlefields of a war world for months.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 4:18 am
by interrogatorchaplain
121. Two friends are inducted into the Guard, but are split up when a pre-existing physical injury renders one ineligible. The Guardsman is then horrified and enraged to find his friend has been turned into a servitor to serve the Mechanicus.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Wed May 02, 2018 4:48 am
by interrogatorchaplain
122. The crew of a Drukhari Ravager, part of a larger slaver army is fleeing for the webway after the slavers are routed by Imperial forces. Standing between the Drukhari and the webway, however, are the Imperial Titan reinforcements. Will giving up the location of the webway be worth saving their lives?

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Thu May 03, 2018 3:59 pm
by interrogatorchaplain
123. A Marine on a penitence crusade to the Eye of Terror in M38 returns to his Fortress-Monastery in M42. After passing the purity tests, the Chapter Master is not convinced and orders him executed. The crusader, however, recieves unexpected support as Saint Celestine appears to speak in his defence.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Fri May 04, 2018 3:05 am
by interrogatorchaplain
124. A Vanus and Callidus Assassin are assigned a mission to halt the prototype production of a new T'au Titan-class battlesuit.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2018 2:02 am
by interrogatorchaplain
125. An Ork world experiences an Exterminatus event when an overconfident and foolhardy Ork Nob kicks a malfunctioning cyclonic torpedo.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:20 am
by interrogatorchaplain
126. An Adeptus Fidicius accountant with access to Imperial Guard records does some math on her spare time and finds that if the Guard forces in the Segementum Obscurus survived until they recieved their discharge, the backpay they would recieve would bankrupt the Segmentum.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:21 am
by interrogatorchaplain
Heading down to Miniwargaming for the week and dumping a bunch of my ideas now as I'll be out of town.

127. An artist finds himself under arrest when the Inquisition learns of his art and its suspiciously T'au-inspired style and iconography.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:21 am
by interrogatorchaplain
128. A Divisio Linguistica translator accidentally triggers a dead man's trap devised by a long perished Chaos Sorcerer, by translating Eldar letters whose pronunciations match that of heretical un-speak, triggering a daemonic portal to open.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:21 am
by interrogatorchaplain
129. A former comms expert, turned conspiracy theorist, is shadowed on his way to one of his listening sites and arrives to find an Inquisitor who has an offer that will be accepted.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:22 am
by interrogatorchaplain
130. A deaf ganger scout on patrol is perplexed to find the opposition blithely walking perilously close to his gang's territory, but soon there are non-gangers, then Arbites. Following them, he comes to a mass gathering in front of a massive, ramshackle, silver organ.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:22 am
by interrogatorchaplain
131. Using an ancient Chapter rite that allows any Brother of the Steel Scorpions Chapter to challenge the Chapter Master for his title, a newly initiated Brother invokes the rite to challenge the Chapter Master to a feat of strength, intelligence and will.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:23 am
by interrogatorchaplain
132. A Commissar who's habit of shooting suspected deserters first and asking questions later finds himself alone and stranded in a hostile forest.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Sun May 06, 2018 3:25 am
by interrogatorchaplain
133. Two Guardsmen and a Guardswoman, all involved in a romantic relationship together find themselves caught behind enemy lines in an abandoned hab complex after a failed push on the enemy. Together, they ponder their options.

See you next Sunday!

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2018 3:25 am
by interrogatorchaplain
134. The Secutarii Titan Guard are deployed in the middle of an intense conflict as heretic Astartes attempt to board their Warlord charge.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2018 4:23 am
by interrogatorchaplain
135. A Naval reinforcement fleet gathering in the Ultima Segmentum comes under assault by a voidswarm of the enigmatic Noisome Reek.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2018 4:23 am
by interrogatorchaplain
136. A boarding force of heretics believe themselves in control of a vessel they've captured, until the hidden Slaugth emerge.

Re: Short story idea a day for 2018.

PostPosted: Thu May 17, 2018 4:54 am
by interrogatorchaplain
137. A mob of Ork walkers threatens to break the Imperial lines in a crucial battle defending a still heavily populated city until the odds are evened by the arrival of the Freeblade Knight known as Amaranthine.