Overwatch of all Crimson Crusade battles / threads.
* Background of the Crusade and character sign-up viewtopic.php?f=17&t=7337
* Character introductions viewtopic.php?f=17&t=9195&hilit=marshal+lara
* Guide + character pages viewtopic.php?f=8&t=10609
* Stage 1: Winter War viewtopic.php?f=3&t=10308&p=235651&hilit=marshal+lara#p235651 Here the Hitokiri and Water Demons capture the Falx portal Queen Lara will need to reach the Falx lands. The Hitokiri and the Water Demons remain to guard the portal.
* Stage 2: Initiation viewtopic.php?f=16&t=10611 In this stage Queen Lara is joined by a number of adventurers who have to prove themselves before she will accept them into the crusade.
* Stage 3: First Strike viewtopic.php?f=20&t=12053 The Hitokiri were the first through the portal, defeating a Falx legion and clearing the path for Queen Lara's invasion. Unfortunately, the Water Demons betrayed Queen Lara, sending the surviving Hitokiri away and sealing the portal behind the queen before joining their new master, Emperor Cales.
* Stage 4: After the Rift viewtopic.php?f=20&t=12868 Due to the tampering with the portal Queen Lara's army arrived divided in the Falx province of Estius. The prisoners Croses and Augusta try to make use of the opportunity to escape, aided by a local Esti patrol, but are quickly recaptured. Queen Lara vows revenge on whoever tampered with the portal, but realizes she must first regroup her army if she is to have any chance of success.