First Battle of Eden: Part 1The First Battle of Eden
By Josheua Samuelson
A Chronicles of Man Short Story
The chime pierced the silence of the flag officer's quarters aboard the Alliance battleship Kilimanjaro, and Vice Admiral Harriet Spencer's azul eyes opened begrudgingly before the chime called again. Sighing, the five foot nine woman rolled to her side and glanced up at the communication panel at her bedside, tapping the glowing accept key and designating voice only. After all, it wasn't right for an admiral to talk to her subordinates while half naked.
"Spencer, go ahead." She said and noted the grogginess of her own voice as she checked the time. Zero two hundred. No wonder she felt like she had just fallen off a sunderhorse.
"Admiral, I don't mean to wake you but we have a situation." Spencer quirked an eyebrow at the voice on the other end. It was Captain Kuritz, Kilimanjaro's CO who, like Spencer,
Spartan vs Space MarineNarrator: Today we have the finest soldiers from two very different Human empires battling it out, the deadly efficient Spartan-IIs from Halo's UNSC going up against the demigod Adeptus Astartes from Warhammer 40k's Imperium of Man.Spartan vs Space Marine4 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
Here in our fight club, we have the absolute best in weapons expert, trauma doctors and virtual reality science experts.
To supervise we have Marcus Fenix, fresh from another battle with the Locust Horde.
Fenix: This is gonna be a good one, expect to see sh*t get real rough, personally I'm going with the Space Marines 'cos they have bigger guns.
Narrator: Fighting for the Spartan-IIs is Master Chief Petty Officer First-Class John-117
John: The Spartans are the absolute elite of the elite and are undefeated. We have never lost a war.
Narrator: Also fighting for the Spartans is Petty Officer Second Class Kelly-087
Kelly: If we can go head-to-head with Hunters and pull off a win, there's no way we'll be taken down by these.
Narrator: Up against them
The Death KorpsLet me take this moment to congratulate you, Interrogator Gelinde. Or should I say... Inquisitor Justul held out his hand; In it, he held a large badge, an Inquisitorial rosette of the Ordo Hereticus. It was not his own.The Death Korps6 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
Inquisitor, Marie Gelinde. He finished, smiling. His Honor Inquisitor Lord Dietris gave this to me, to give to you. Youve received all three recommendations necessary to become a full member of the Holy Ordos. He placed the polished icon in his former interrogators hands.
Unable to bring words to her mouth, Marie Victora Gelinde stared down at the rosette. Words could not describe the mixture of excitement, surprise and wonder she felt.
Ah, I remember the day old Marek petitioned me. A week after that, I was made Inquisitor. Justul sat down in his favorite study chair, and sighed happily as the memories rolled in.
Marie finally gathered up the will to break her eyes from the rosette and speak. Who recomm