Continue our Allan Quartermain at the Earths core IHMN games we moved on to part 2. Queen La had secured allan in the last game and now puts her plans for him inot use, she knows the dreaded Mayhars secret is located in the most dangerous place in Pellucider a long over run temple, using her charms and chance of riches beyond she enlists Allan with some of his men and Professor Perry to rob the temple and steal the powerful orb of the Mayhars, the party are well armed and feel superior to the jungles and its monsters.
Unknown the Prussian Princess Augusta has been seduced by two temporal agents Capitan Una Pearson and DR Catherine Cornelius into making an airship expedition to the Hollow earth via the North pole entrance and acquire the Mayhars orb for her own purpose. her heavy armed Valkyries as guard they land and seek the temple...
WE laid out the scenery using Alec ancient temple he brought over and set out that once the party's enter the table the guardian Sagoths would arrive to kill them without question, and once the orb is found the Mayhars themselves would enter the table. 6 counters were places 3 dummy one of the none dummy on a roll of 5-6 would be the orb the other 2 giving victory points of 20 the orb 30
Allan, Queen La Perry one of her guards a captain and ships crew
Princess Augusta, Capitan Una Pearson, DR Catherine Cornelius and the Valkyries
Queen La and her company enter and make for the complex
Augusta party gives cover as they spot the temple
the ships crew fan out to make use of the cover and terrain
Queen La spots a high entry point and with her body guard scrambles to the top
from the jungles the Sagoths appear sniffing the air weapons ready
Augusta company reach the temple with no apparent foes or monsters
"Kill anyone in your path my Valkyries
La struggles and tries again to reach the top
the crew stand as they hear something
A Valkyrie enters the gloom of the ancient temple
Allan spots a lumbering dinosaur and fires
the shot knocks the mighty beast out and a cheer erupts from his party
More Sagoths appear they will be merciless to any intruders
The beast men make to the temple
Queen La now inside her luck is to locate the orb on her second search of the items
Princess Augusta surveys the temple "search and find the Artefact"
The ships crew seek entrace to the temple
a crew man spot shots at a women inside alerting his companions
the rest also now spy the advancing Sagoths
A lone the guardian open fire on a movement
Slaying a Sagoth
the other rush into the temple snarls and weapons ready
all hell breaks loose as the large party of beast man charge the ships crew as the fallen Dinosaur rises and attacks a crew man
he fores to no effect as the huge monster fights him
Out side the temple Valkyrie looks around hearing the gunshots she looks up in an instant as a terrifying Mahyar attack her, they know the orb is in the hands of an outsider
Queen La makes her exit from the temple as voices and gun fire erupts around her
Captain Pearson rushes the temple and spots La above, Mauser Drawn she will get that orb.
Princess Augusta commands her Valkyries to hold and defend as she also draws her pistol and follows the Capitan to the higher levels
Allan and Perry lok around and spot huge shaodws moving towards them.
Allan give the order to open fire at the shadows
"Were British you can scare us" shouts Perry!
The ships captain faces off against a Sagoth
the poor ships crewman is ripped apart by the Dinosaur
The Sagoth charge towards the Temple
Allan's party is assaulted by the mighty minster men
Perry fends one off with his trusty umbrella "Shoo shoo you hairy devil"
Captain Pearson is furious as she sees La jump down pistol blazing she follows, shouting to her companions to follow her
More Sagoths appear
Augusta looks up and shouts to Dr Cornelius to follow her up and her Valkyries to hold firm
La struggles in the dense jungles holding her prize tight
The ships crew start to fell the Sagoths but more keep coming
Perry makes a break but runs straight into a Sagoth
Allen fends off the Sagoths seeing the beasts fall around him
The Sagoth chieftain arrives
Queen La ducks and sneaks towards her escape
Dr Catherine Cornelius struggles in the upper temple level
Princess august climbs after one of her troopers
Out side the ships crew battle on against the Sagoths who are relentless
the ships Capitan shoots one down as another smashes a crew man into the ground
As Capitan Pearson goes to the ledge a Mayhar strikes she calmly shoots the flying lizard man dead and spies the Queen in the jungle
the ships crew breath a earned rest as the last Sagoth they fought is dropped in his tracks
A poor Valkyrie is grabbed by a Sagoth her screams echo the lost temple
A flight of Mayhars arrive commanding the Sagoths to slay all
they charge into the temple
Capitan Pearson drops and shoots dead a crew man perusing the Queen, she will not stop
the ships crew fire on the Sagiths who charge inot the Temple
Perry who knocked out his opponent aids a crew man who is faltering they both fell the beast man
Princess Augusta faces off against a Mayhar , coldly she shoots him dead, "we shoot birds for sport in Prusssa"
Capitan Pearson charges the ships crew her blade dispatching one and her Mauser shooting down another as they see the mad woman charging the crew counter charge her, tying to stop her onslaught
Catherine shouts at her lover to wait firing down on the crewmen
a crewman falls Allen's men are falling alarming around him to there Amazons from hell
in the Darkness the Sagoths spot the Valkyrie and charge
inside the poor woman are no match for the terrors of Pelluciar
More beast men join the slaughter
Catherine is jumped by a Mahar she shots it down intent on following Captain Pearson
Allan commands his men to gather and re group as the battle is far from over he belives
Mighty beasts wander sniffing the air
Queen La in the confusion makes it off into the jungle and her escape Allan and his men have served there purpose and she has the prize
"make for the boats men" Allan shouts and fires dropping a winged men
Dr Cornelius shots down the Atlantian guard who was about to follow his queen she spies Pearson fighting off 3 crewmen
A valiant Valkyrie shoots dead a Sagoth in the darkness
Only as her victory is taken but the claws of a Mayhar who slays her
out side the Valkyrie are engaged by the winged Mayhars who rip and rend there comrades
another terror as a dinosaur commended by the Mahars carges inot the poor women
Inside the massacre continues as Sagoth and Mahar slaughter the last few Valkyries
Capitan Pearson fends off the shops crew her sabre taking the head of one
Allan has had enough of the insane woman with that sabre and pistol he takes aim and fires dropping the heroic Captain, "should never give a woman any sort of weapon there dangerous enough"
The Mayhars and Sagoths feast on the remains of the fallen Valkyries in the temple
Allan sees the Dr turn the corner "not another bloody woman"
he shoots her dead
the sagoths commanded guard the last treasure
the reaming Valkyries outside fate is sealed as Dinosaur Sagoth finish them off
Allan hears voices and waits rifle ready
Princess Augusta with a single Valkyrie approaches hands up"we need you to help us escape and your a gentlemen I believe Mr Quartermaine?" Perry shouts that the Queen as done a runner and the crew gather,Allan and the princess agree. escaping into the jungle with the remains of his party intent of finding Queen La and the orb, "Do you come her often Princess?
Big game loads of fun IHMN is just brilliant for us and we enjoyed so much , and I will say again it created a story in the game itself....