[Part II]: With Chaplain Guaron and his strike team dispatching the renegade Arch-Pontiff aboard the orbital palace, it fell to Captain Darnath Lysander to bring the remainder of 1st and 5th Companies into the heart of this corruption. Unknowing what unspeakable horrors lurked in the twisting maze of the capital hive and labyrinthine crypts beneath it, it was their duty to cleanse it nonetheless.
Some malign force held its seat of power here, unnoticed for centuries, and finally revealed by an all-too-eager supplicant of the ruinous powers. What series of events would this usher in? The local planetary defense forces were already overwhelmed by the native Ork tribes, and the reassuring presence of the Astronomican was fading each day. Was it too late to save Isenheim Hive, the spiritual center of this system?