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RP: YSS Aeon II [Mission1.0 ] Preparing for First Blood

Yoshiro Tanaka

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Like Jennifer predicted the turrets tracked the debris and shot at the debris. The lasers only fired at object that moved in front of them and only tracked what they could sense in front of them. As the debris continued to fly some of the turrets inadvertently shot each other when a piece of debris flew in between them. He stopped the current excercise and spoke to them. "Jennifer, Garnet. You showed real initiative out there. I like to see that in soldiers. One last test for you and we'll get things sorted out for what I want you to do." Arashi, with a hint of pride in his voice.

If soldiers like this were under his command, he could always count on them. He pushed a few buttons on the console in front of him. "You see that flag at the end of the course? You need to touch that flag to complete this final test. However you need to run a gauntlet of enemies and obstacles to get there. You have twenty minutes to get to the flag." He said and pushed the button to start the test. "Remember you do not have to fight every enemy to win a fight, sometimes driving away the will to fight is just as much a victory as destroying your enemy. Your time starts as soon as you move on to the course. " He watched them and waited with baited breath.
 

Nashoba

SARPaholic & Admin
Staff Member
FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Garnet looked at Jennifer, "Well, here we go again. we'll stay together, making sure no one sneaks up on us. As we approach at group we can determine the most effective option."

Jennifer nodded "Sounds good. You take lead, I will cover our flanks." She activated her simulated weapon. "Keep an eye out for obstacles. We've seen that the Heisho likes throwing unexpected things. Perhaps we can surprise him at some point.

Garnet activated her virtual weapon and started moving. She moved with intent, but kept her visual scanning. After all the Heisho said there would be obstacles and enemies. She didn't want to get taken out easily.
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
Yoshiro had started the simulation and the enemy power armor started to move to intercept them. As they moved they were firing at Jennifer and Garnet. TIme was ticking down as the enemy moved to attack and a few of the motion tracking turrets, this time with IFF trackers fired at the dup. He watched to see what they would do about the PA that were attacking them.
 

Nashoba

SARPaholic & Admin
Staff Member
FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Jennifer noted the hostile PA's that their superior had implemented. She sent a message to Garnet. "Activate the Photonic Array. Prepare to set yours to camouflage. I will create a false image of your armor. That way I can draw their fire, while you get to a better vantage point and take the out."

Garnet activated the system, and waited for Jennifer's signal. This was her first time getting to use the Photonic Array and she truly wanted to see how good it was. After preparing the system, she waited for Jennifer's signal.

Jennifer sent a synchronization signal. When the signal indicated for Garnet to camo, She fired a suppression burst at the hostile from her forearm pulse cannon. At the same moment her system created a decoy version of Garnets armor. She then dodged for cover and the decoy performed a similar action.

Garnet used the diversion to conceal her armor, and at the same time move to a different location.
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
Confused by the decoy version of Garnet's armor and being supressed by the weapons fire the simulated PA took off after the decoy and fired at it. Meanwhile the PA at the flag that were guarding it were scanning for Garnet unaware that she was camoflauged. The defense was pretty strong but there were gaps that could be exploited if they could find it. Yoshiro was watching the proceeding with interest and was very intrigued by the duo's teamwork. It seemed to him as if they had done this before, which he thought wouldn't be a stretch of the imagination at all.
 

Nashoba

SARPaholic & Admin
Staff Member
FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Jennifer continued to use what cover she could find, and fire from any object that could be used to limit how much of her armor would be exposed to fire. She had moved herself and the decoy to the right of the area. Hoping that Garnet would use that to get into a position to take out the defense.

Garnet moved silently in her armor. She kept track of her team mate, but focused on the defenders at the flag. She was sorely tempted to use the teleportation module if this was in a real arena. Being inside the Aeon the simulation would not actually transpose her. She moved cautiously looking for the best vantage point to take out the defense. She noted that with one of the simulated PA had taken off to attack her decoy.

Jennifer carefully waited for the defending PA that was looking for Garnet. She opened fire on it with both forearm cannons. She then dropped behind cover.

Garnet watched the exchange between Jennifer and the PA that had searched for the false Garnet. She decided she needed to be a bit more aggressive. Garnet programmed her armor to match the look of the one hunting for her. Now she just had to pick the right moment to start moving.
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
The disguise worked and the simulated PA that looked in Garnet's direction didn't pay any attention to her and patrolled the perimeter of the area where the flag was. still looking for Garnet. The PA that Jennifer shot it was hit and returned fire as Jennifer took cover. The cover that Jennifer was hiding behind chipped away a bit but not enough that she would have to find another area to hide behind. The defenders started to cover areas that were left open and in so doing left areas without a way to detect enemies.
 
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