July 31, 1876 – Early Morning
The posse heads down the stairs and heads into the south tunnel after Papa Mamba.
Coming to a side passage, Beau and Gavri’el look for tracks, Gavri’el determines that the latest tracks head south.
The posse follows the tracks for 320 feet. A tunnel heads off to the right and also straight ahead, 5 tracks head to the right and 5 go straight ahead.
Smitty and Gavri’el head straight, while John and Beau head to the right.
After 60 feet, Smitty notices a light ahead so Gavri’el sheaths his sword. After walking another 30 feet someone starts shooting at them.
Gavri’el gets shot multiple times. Casts a bolt of lightning at one of the overseers.
Smitty gets shot in the leg, falls down then casts invisibility.
Gavri’el shoots 1 of the overseers, killing him, then retreats. Smitty crawls back down the tunnel.
Gavri’el heals himself.
John and Beau having heard the shots, head back to where the tunnel splits and meet back up with Gavri’el.
While discussing what they should do about the men down the straight tunnel, John hears in his head, “Papa Mamba means to escape!” John asks what way and the voice tells him that he and Beau where heading in the right direction. John asks him who are you? The voice says, “An ally.”
John heads off after Papa Mamba, Beau follows.
Gavri’el retrieves Smitty, heals him and then flies after John and Beau.
John runs through the Warsaw Chamber, stopping at the entrance of the Pitsudski Chamber, seeing Papa Mamba on the stairs, shoots him in the leg and the chest. Beau arrives a second or so later and shoots Papa Mamba in the abdomen.
Two of the overseers start to tend to Papa Mamba. The zombies continue to walk up the stairs.
John shoots one of the overseers, hits him in the chest and takes him down.
Beau shoots at one of the other overseers tending to Papa Mamba and misses.
John shoots at one of the overseers, hitting him in the left arm.
Gavri’el and Smitty arrive at the entrance.
Beau shoots at one of the overseers tending to Papa Mamba and hits him in the arm.
Smitty shoots at one of the acolytes at the bottom of the stairs which are rushing the party and misses.
Gavri’el begins to fly up toward where Papa Mamba is laying.
Beau shoots at the same overseer, hits him in the head and kills him.
Smitty shoots at an acolyte, hits him in the abdomen, but the acolyte keeps coming.
An overseer begins to shoot at Gavri’el as he flies up.
Beau shoots at the overseer shooting at Gavri’el and hits him in the leg. The overseer falls down.
Gavri’el continues to fly up to where Papa Mamba is laying on the stairs.
Beau shoots at an overseer tending to Papa Mamba hits him in the right leg.
Smitty shoots the same acolyte and hits him in the right arm.
John shoots at one of the acolytes rushing the posse, hits him in the abdomen, he drops.
Gavri’el casts a lightning bolt at Papa Mamba.
Beau hits the same overseer in the leg, blowing the leg off.
John shoots at the other acolyte, missing him.
An acolyte hits Smitty in his right arm.
Beau shoots the acolyte on Smitty, hits the acolyte in the right leg causing him to fall down.
Gavri’el stabs Papa Mamba in the abdomen.
Gavri’el stabs the injured overseer in the leg.
Gavri’el captures two of the acolytes.
Gavri’el kills one of the two acolytes.
The posse takes the other acolyte and makes him carry Papa Mamba.
The posse heads back to the mine elevator and manages to exit the mine before day break, heads back toward Deadwood.
Ben, Patrick, Mike M and Ashton get 5 fate points