A single-player campaign for DC following the tale of one SM chapter's path to retribution. Oh, and there'll be some interesting stuff for you to play with along the way.
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UPDATE: Missions for this mod are now about 55% complete
- Models are about 25% complete
- 50% of movie clips complete (minus voices).
- Voices to be recorded.

Estimated release date - When it's done
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[Background]
You take control of the Death Bringers Space Marine Chapter (led by one Captain Mortisius), a chapter with a dark history of corruption and taint. Sent on a crusade along the Eastern Fringe to amend their failings, they are unexpectedly ordered to investigate disturbances of a dark nature in a remote region of space bordering Tau territory, and one planet in particular. The campaign follows their exploration of this sector, fending off rural Orks, Chaos insurgents and local Tau forces, heading towards an event that will force them to face their past demons and prove their worth.

The campaign wil add
- New SM troops.
- New Chaos troops.
- New character commanders; FC, Librarian, chapter master
- New Inquisitor.
- A new weapon for the force commander.
- Dreadnoughts (closer2codex/Octopus Rex's) with new selectable weapons.
- New Chaos Lord.
- New Daemon Prince.
- New Khorne Champion (c2c).
- New 'Gue’vesa’la' human-Tau warriors(courtesy FoK).
- 9 new and original maps/missions.
- More 'realistically' sized troops & vehicles.
- Honour Guard & Wargear awards with campaign progression.
- Additions to the soundtrack for in-game & menu.
- Loads of new cinematic sequences/movies.
- Destructable elements in the environment.
- New levels of player interaction in the story taking place.

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0 comments by Mystecore on Feb 20th, 2009

Hi folks, aplogies for the severe lack of updates on this site, I tend to post on relicnews rather than on here.
Well the mod is not finished, real life issues have kept me from doing a lot and our 3d artists have been, shall we say, scarce?
However I do now have someone to help out with textures/rigging etc whcih I hope will speed things along. On my side of things I've pretty much coded the campaign, minus a few cut-scenes, and will be looking at modding the metamap menu so we can actually play the damn thing as it should be.
I'm also involved in doing a lot of sound work for other mods (Tyranid, Thousand Sons to name a couple) and this (I hope) will give us some access to new material/units to use in the mod.
So, work continues, and I will attempt to keep this page up2date with some new pics. In the meantime the website has been revamped over@ www.crusadeofpenance.co.nr and we can be heard/seen at the relicnews forum.

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Calgar
Calgar Nov 24 2008, 1:41pm says:

dudes how much longer is this going to take..? at least give us some info on how its going

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lordgunz
lordgunz Nov 3 2008, 10:32am says:

Hurry Hurry!!

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D3@DM4N
D3@DM4N Sep 8 2008, 10:47pm says:

NOOO dude no offense but if i had to play online against people that can possess builder units, then i would never play this mod that is what ruined StarCraft Broodwar for me, i mean if i played terran or zerg the protoss would posses one of my builders then suddenly its 400 vs. 200

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Alien_Firefox
Alien_Firefox Nov 20 2008, 9:22pm replied:

wheres your sense of adventure

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Mystecore Creator
Mystecore Sep 14 2008, 3:39pm replied:

There's no mention anywhere about us making builders posses-able so it's a pointless discussion anyway.

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D3@DM4N
D3@DM4N Jan 4 2009, 10:43pm replied:

you never said you cant possess a builder unit -.-

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Alien_Firefox
Alien_Firefox Aug 29 2008, 12:04am says:

hey you put a possession unit into it so you can possess enemy units

being able to possess say a chaos heretic and then being able to build up ya own chaos army would be awesome

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Mystecore Creator
Mystecore Aug 18 2008, 9:24am says:

we did wish to add a new greater daemon for Tzeentch, however we simply do not have the man power for it and the one that has been done in the past is not available to us.
however we will be using Bloodletters instead of horrors for Khorne.

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NightHound40k
NightHound40k Aug 15 2008, 1:18am says:

please add more demons like keeper of secrets

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emporerofmankind
emporerofmankind Aug 6 2008, 12:22pm says:

Sounds great. agree w/ johnny21

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