HIGH CHARITY CRASH SITE
Repel the final Flood threat before it's too late.
Pavium's Mega Turrets are critical to defeating this menace.
A squad of Grunts and two Choppers are fending off a Flood assault.
The Choppers and Grunts are defeated, and an Abomination arrives.
Screen changes a base the Banished are defending from the Flood.
Two Spirit dropships arrive, dropping off Pavium and Voridus to reinforce the defenses.
The Banished start to strengthen the base's defenses as the Flood launch a new assault wave.
After repelling the assault, the Banished regroup and start assembling a strike force.
When scouting ahead
Punching through, their progress is soon blocked by a massive tentacle that appears to the left.
When the Banished try to advance through a slope, another massive tentacle is found blocking their way, forcing them to take an alternative path.
The Flood and Sentinels are found fighting against each other.
The Banished fight their way to the first location that was marked by Pavium, only to discover it is occupied by Flood biomass.
After a fight, the Flood is destroyed and a two-slot minibase becomes available.
When the Flood attacks the minibase that will be used as Mega Turret emplacement.
When the Mega Turret is complete
If player has yet to spot the target.
The Banished spot the target for the Mega Turret.
The Mega Turret fires and the Tentacle withdraws, opening the way for the Banished.
Reaching the center, the Banished see the size of the Proto-Gravemind.
The Flood tentacles extend to block the way.
The Banished attack, but the Proto-Gravemind calls hordes of Flood to protect itself.
More Floods come to defend the Proto-Gravemind from the Banished.
The Proto-Gravemind finally surfaces.
Breaking through its carapace, four tentacles emerge and some Sentinels arrive to assist Banished.
The Banished continue to attack the sacs while fending off the tentacles and Flood.
After fending off the tentacles, the Banished focus fire on the sacs.
The Proto-Gravemind starts to shake after the sacs are destroyed
The Proto-Gravemind retreats from the surface, but its core is exposed. More Sentinels arrive to assist the Banished.
After dropping to 75% of its health, it resurfaces and closes its core.
It retracts its tentacles as it retreats from surface again.
Proto-Gravemind critical mass is shown on the HUD.
The Banished retreats for a while to avoid further losses.
The Banished move west, but the tentacles are blocking their way, forcing them to find another place to set up a Mega Turret.
Finding another Flood-infested area, the Banished clear it and Pavium calls in another turret drop. The Flood assault the location.
The Flood start to attack the Banished that are protecting the Mega Turret.
When the Mega Turret is completed
The Banished spot the Proto-Gravemind.
Mega turret fires on the Gravemind, hitting it.
It surfaces again, and its tentacles block their paths.
The Banished start to attack the Proto-Gravemind carapace.
The Proto-Gravemind releases more Flood forms to stop the Banished.
The second carapace is destroyed, exposing its sacs. Multiple tentacles emerges to stop the Banished.
The Banished focus their attacks on sacs while fending off Flood forms.
The Banished destroy the sacs and expose the core.
When its health reaches 50%, the Proto-Gravemind shields the core again and retreats. The tentacles retreats once again opening the path for the Banished to advance.
The Banished start to retreat and search for another Mega Turret site, while the critical mass on the HUD starts to increase again.
Approaching the third site, the Banished prepare for another engagement.
Once the Flood base is wiped out, Pavium calls in a minibase drop and the Flood launch an attack to stop it.
When the third Mega Turret is ready to fire.
The Banished spot the target for Mega Turret.
The Mega Turrets fires and hit the Proto-Gravemind, forcing it to surface again. The Critical Mass on the HUD decreases.
The Banished start attacking the carapace again while fending off Flood assault.
More Flood Forms come to stop the Banished.
The carapace is destroyed and the sacs are exposed. Multiple tentacles emerge to attack the Banished.
The Banished attack the sacs and tentacles.
Destroying the sacs, it subermerges and exposes the core again. The banished focus their attack on the core.
Once its health is depleted to 25%, it submerges into the ground. The critical mass HUD begins to increase again.
The Banished retreats and goes to the fourth minibase site.
Reaching the fourth site, the Banished destroy the Flood base and call in a turret drop.
The Flood launches an assault to destroy the minibase.
The Banished protect the minibase and the base is completed with Mega Turret ready to fire.
The Banished returns to the Proto-Gravemind to resume the attack.
The Mega Turrets hits the Proto-Gravemind and it surfaces. An Abomination arrives to defend the Proto-Gravemind.
The Critical Mass on the HUD decreases again, and the Banished resume the assault.
The carapace is destroyed, exposing the sacs, and multiple tentacles emerge from the ground, along with many Flood forms.
The Banished go mobile to avoid being smashed by tentacles.
The Proto-Gravemind goes underground again, but it won't open the core.
A Sentinel lock clogged by Flood Biomass is shown.
The Banished advances towards the clogged access point but a massive tentacle gets in their way. A Mega Turret fires and forces the tentacle to retract.
The Banished quickly clears the area around the lock and unclog it.
A Sentinel Retriever arrives in the battlefield.
The Retriever Sentinel is now under player's control.
The Banished guide the Retriever to the Proto-Gravemind.
The Retriever unleash its beam, forcing the Proto-Gravemind to expose its core.
The Flood start to attack the Banished desperately as more forms emerge from the ground.
The Banished focus all of their attacks on the core of Proto-Gravemind.
Banshees flies overhead as the Proto-Gravemind starts to retract its tentacles and shake violently.
Pavium and Voridus remove their masks, grin at each other, and roar in victory. The other Jiralhanaes on the site follow suit.
Atriox's Lich arrives and lands. An honor guard of Warlords comes out first, followed by Atriox.
He grimly inspects the Proto-Gravemind, passing the Jiralhanae brothers.
A Pod Infector jumps at Atriox. He quickly grabs it and looks at it for a moment, before squashing it and throwing it at their feet.
He turns to Voridus and Pavium and approaches them as both of them look down, not daring to look at Atriox.
He look at Voridus with anger on his face.
Pavium and Voridus grab their equipment and walk away, while Atriox gazes up at the corpse of Proto-Gravemind.
Above them, a swarm of Sentinels head towards High Charity to contain the outbreak.
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