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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #120 on: June 15, 2018, 07:32:00 AM »
Rust grunted as the shots hit him as he decided to match his victim's advance stepping forward and swinging Onyx Ripper wide at Fallon's left shoulder. intending to crush into him and then maintain pressure allowing the chainsaw to rip apart aura and not let up once he reached flesh and bone.
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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #121 on: June 17, 2018, 02:01:48 PM »
"Think you still have some more throwing in you?"

The answer was no, but what Solar said was "You bet I do!". Solar braced herself to feel more bullets but Infrared's save gave her the opportunity to counterattack, if she didn't take the chance now, they would both end up in trouble. There was no other choice. With a swinging arm Solar grabbed the backpack full of bombs and continued to spin around with the bags weight. An orange glow spread as she spun in three circles building up momentum, and at the end of the third spin Solar let go of the bag. The bag soared through the sky just above the hail of bullets and the force stopped just short of the ship. But by that time Solar set off the detonator with a click. She didn't even bother to see if it hit as she collapsed spread out on the floor of the cave clearly out of breath. "Huff...Puff...Just...give me a...second" she wheezed as she started chugging water from her bladder.

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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #122 on: June 20, 2018, 08:45:01 AM »
Infrared was relieved that the volley finally stops and puts down her arm before Solar even started throwing. Her legs are getting better from 'being nailed' to 'washing wound with plain water' but her hand, it hurts. Moving it hurts. Just leaving it alone hurts. Touching it hurts. Exposing it to the air hurts. Scraping it hurts. Flexing it hurts. It is actually pretty close to getting a rather serious burn.

But as she sat up she felt some... moist. She only felt it on her seat, but she had better make sure what it is, she doesn't know the strain of overusing her semblance.
Infrared turned around and back to see Solar splashing water from her drinking. That made Infrared wished she had brought a bottle or something too. But anyway that should be the end of our part. Now it's just Rust and the big guy.
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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #123 on: June 21, 2018, 01:22:43 AM »
Akel showed some concern as she got the reply from the captain, she obviously didn't want to leave the girl alone but she shouldn't doubt her teammate. "Don't disappoint me, that rat is going to jail... hmm I'll take these" said the bat faunus as she reached down and grabbed two t-daggers, wrapping her hand around it as a grip and letting the dagger stick out between her knuckles.

"Always gotta be prepared" Akel said as she waved her free hand to Cordell before placing the two daggers against her magnetic holster for her sword on her right side and running off to the ship to assist her allies.
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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #124 on: July 01, 2018, 09:34:13 AM »
The BOOM of the explosive-filled backpack going off echoed through the entire cavern, accompanied by the sounds of pieces of metal raining down onto bare stone. When the bloom of smoke and flame cleared half the aircraft was just simply gone, the other half rolling like a tumbleweed for a few moments before it ground to a halt in a screeching shower of sparks. Most of the grunts and crew had leapt out (or been blasted out) at the last moment, laying still but most likely alive where they landed. In any case, they wouldn't be putting up a fight any time soon. Solar and Infrared had pushed themselves to their limits... but in the end, it paid off. The fight was all but over.

A scream of terror filled the cavern just seconds after the explosives, the other half of the fight reaching its conclusion in similarly destructive fashion. When Fallon and Rust reached striking distance their blades had clashed -- Rust was a half-second quicker and, although Fallon had clearly been intent on slash-and-stab, the Fang lieutenant had been forced onto the defensive to avoid being cleaved in two. For all the good it had done him; the whirling spikes of Onyx Ripper buffeted Fallon's saber, and just like the Fang Bullhead there was a banshee shriek of metal and torrent of sparks from the clash. Leverage, however, can often be a deciding factor in melee combat -- Fallon gripped his blade by one hand, whereas Alizarin's weapon was mounted to his forearm. It was inevitable that the lieutenant's grip would slip. Caught by the chainsaw fangs on Rust's weapon Fallon's sword was flung away, his arm pulled downwards by the exerted force... and what had been intended as a shoulder-level strike instead went a few inches higher. Lt. Fallon had just enough time to recognize his predicament and scream in horror before his Aura crumbled... and he was silenced, head dropping to the deck with a crimson spray, expression frozen in a wide-eyed gasp.


It was over... it was finally over.



Wolves of the Sea
by Antti Martikainen



With all enemies bested, the adventurers could not only catch some much-needed breaths but take their time in securing prisoners from the surviving Fang troopers -- none seemed interested in putting up a fight with their Bullheads destroyed and their leadership gone, captured, or decapitated, perhaps out of an awareness that ending up in a Mistali jail was a much better fate than either dying here or getting left behind. Even Quisling managed to behave himself; admittedly, waking up locked in a musty old pirate chest may have had something to do with it.

"Can hardly believe we actually pulled it off." Cordell couldn't help but mention as they all regrouped on the deck of the Howling Storm. A terrible Grimm, a backstabbing traitor, the White Fang... they'd overcome some serious odds to reach this point. Running her hand across the old wooden railings of the legendary pirate ship, she knew this was a story they'd all be telling for a long time to come. "Right, so... only three things left t' do: load up every treasure in this forsaken old cave, fly this ol' beauty out," She grinned from ear to ear at the last item. "An' decide what t' do with all th' loot."

"Way I see it is this: ye'v all more'n earned yer share -- an' Rust half o' mine, as agreed. Since Quis was a fake there's clearly no deal with th' historical society, never was. That means we can do as we please with whatever we recover!"
Her grin shifted, dimming somewhat. "... But there's one thing we've gotta all decide on first. Th' crown. Who's got it, by th' by?"
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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #125 on: July 02, 2018, 04:04:17 AM »
As a spray of blood painted his armour Rust once again tilted his head back in a maniacal laugh as his target"s head dropped to the deck at his feet. Not long afterwards Alizarin's foot crashed into it crushing it into the deck of the ship. "So long shithead. At least you were kind of useful as paint."

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At the approach of Cordell. Rust changed his deranged smile to a calmer one as it seemed the need for violence was over. "welcome back aboard captain." At the request for the crown Rust looked around and realised that no one else was responding and finally checked what was inside his bag to find the crown and he pulled it from the bag, throwing the bag to the side and holding the crown in both hands. He paused in silent contemplation for what felt like ages, trying to decide whether or not he should keep it for himself. Eventually he held it out towards Cordell. "your call. But I vote we destroy it, or leave it in the deepest pit of the ocean we can find."
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1st year reckless idiot of team KABS- Gray Saggio- "oh screw it. I'll just hit it till it dies!" 660066

psychotic mercenary- Alizarin rust "make me your enemy and they won't be able to identify your corpse"1C6BA0[/url]

lone wolf huntsman. ex member of team SAND cerulean steel "You are welcome to accompany me but if something goes wrong I'll deal with it myself." 2B3B44

1st year glass canon of team BTRA Fallow Russet  "I may have been forced into this but that doesn't mean i don't like it." 50c878

2nd year drunken gearhead(teamless) Revya Vermillion "If you were to change to a lighter metal and add gears here, here and here you could greatly- I've entirely lost you haven't I?" Orange

1st year nimble tank of team CRSA Sandy Smoke "I've been told I'm a right bastard to fight against. Care to try ya luck?"355e3b[/color]

Guardian huntsman and drummer for Grimm Omen Ceramite Gunmetal "God damn it Cherry. Stop beating the shit out of people for minor stuff. It reflects on all of us and I have to help clean it up." 800020 WIP[/u]

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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #126 on: July 06, 2018, 09:04:04 AM »
'I object,' Said an obviously hurried- and visibly irritated by the suggestion- Infrared, having to get up when her legs haven't yet fully recovered because someone decided to make a suggestion that risks all of us, 'Quisling has a point back then. We don't know what it can do if this concentration level of dust blows up all at once. Dumping it in the ocean won't work either- someone was bound to stumble upon it if it is not secure. I suggest we grab that container you spoke of back on the ship and put it under the protection of Mistral's professionals, along with Howling Storm.' Infrared threw a frowning glance at Rust. 'Now, how do we split the loot into equal shares?'
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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #127 on: July 06, 2018, 10:53:08 AM »
Akel made her way back to the ship with three WF grunts behind her who had given up resisting with one whose shirt had been ripped aprt to help deal with the wound that had been inflicted bh Rust. While Akel wasn't happy about his disregard for the lives of others she looked visibly disturbed as she saw the headless body but didn't make a comment about it.

"We still have the mining charges. We could stuff that containment unit full of it and detonate it in this cavern after we have evacuated. Desteoying the crown is the safest bet and no one will miss this place if it gwts destroyed. How many years have passed and all this treasure has remained untouched?" Akel deliberately finishing on a open-question to get her point across that this was an island with little to no value to anyone besides historians but this was just an old pirate hideout with the only items of hiatorical value being a supremely powerful aura weapon and a flying ship that is outdated by technology of the current age.

"Infrared, it may be safe for now but what's to say it won't be stolen one day or someone with ulterior motives gets their hands on it. Destroying it would be the safest bet unless you have someone that you know you can trust in Atlas." Akel finished by crossing her arms and leaning on the ship's rails.
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Re: Hunt for the Howling Storm {CLOSED}
« Reply #128 on: July 06, 2018, 11:58:06 PM »
Recovered from overusing her semblance, Solar lept up and followed Infrared back to the rest of the group. Catching the subject of the conversation Solar voiced her own opinion. "Why don't we just keep it!?" she said with child like enthusiasm. "Or at least why don't you keep it Capn? Can I still try it on pleeaase?"
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