Glossary K-O

ViewNameGlossary ExtractCategory
view Keith Groves

Bumbling Systems Analyst working at the Maunsworth Research Facility. Killed by an explosion when he discovered Dan Earl trying to sabotage the Accelerator Array.

Characters
view Keith Lambert

One of the original Heads of Research at the outset of the Standing-Point Project.

Characters
view Kenneth Doone

Exposed to contamination from the Heavenfield.

Characters
view Koschei

Named by the Exiles after a character in Russian folklore, 'Koschei the Deathless' appears in the form of an old or skeletal man who cannot be killed.

Creatures
view Landing Craft

Front-line transport ships that carry soldiers, vehicles and munitions to the heart of the battle.

Vehicles
view Laszlo Sradic

Assigned to the Exile perimeter force attempting to prevent US troops breaking out of the Ft Caulder Entry-Point.

Characters
view Light Anti-Aircraft Platform

Several adaptations of a basic heavy energy cannon. Although designated as Anti-Aircraft weapons, these towed gun carriages are just as often found engaging ground targets, though their lack of mobility and armour make them vulnerable to attack.

Vehicles
view Light Rail Gun

Using Magnetic Induction to project a small tungsten shard, the Light Rail Gun (LRG) is a fairly weak weapon with a meagre range.

Weapons
view Likho

A generic term to describe all Heavenfield manifestations, including Inner Elementals and Outer Elementals. From the Russian meaning ‘bad luck’, Likho can range from the microscopic creat

Reference
view Loadmaster - HL-31-M Heavy Lifter

The 'Loadmaster' Heavy Lifter can be traced back to the civilian vehicle of the same name, used in shipping ports and warehouses for loading heavy cargo.

Vehicles
view Major Hawking

Major Hawking was the officer in charge of units of the 'Special Expeditionary Force' - the British military contingent within the Heavenfield at the time of the Battle of Maunsworth Field.

Characters
view Margaret Hindle

Dr. Margaret Hindle was the Head of the Maunsworth medical facility, a part of the military presence on the base.

Characters
view Matt Reimar

Captain Reimar is Head of Internal Security at the Hayden Hill Research Facility.

Characters
view Maunsworth Garrison

Although primarily a research facility, the Maunsworth House site was a Military-funded project, and as such a small garrison of troops were stationed within the surface compound.

Reference
view Maunsworth House

Maunsworth House was an 18th century stately home, requisitioned by the British Military during the Second World War, and used as a Communications Research Centre.

Locations
view Maunsworth Research Facility

When expansion plans could no longer be contained within the Maunsworth House site, the Project moved into the next valley, leaving the Stately Home to be mothballed, where it fell into a state of disrepair.

Locations
view Miloslav Vladic

One of Dr. Henschel's military commanders, and leader of the Exile remnants from the breakout of their fortress.

Characters
view Miss Castle

Stern-faced Head Librarian at the Maunsworth Research Facility.

Characters
view Miss Davies

Assistant to Senator Ed Thomas.

Characters
view Mobile Missile Platform - IMP

The IMP Mobile Missile Platform (MMP) was an attempt by American engineers to mount various static missile launchers on to a mobile carriage.

Vehicles
view Mouth of God

Some unknown entity thought to be a combination of Angel and Demon, formed when Thomas Sullivan took the two separate creatures into him at the conclusion of the Battle of Maunsworth Field.

Creatures
view Murderer's House

On Saul Davisson's final, ill-fated expedition into the Field, the team, lost in a sandstorm stumbled across a bizarre, and horrific mirage of a family home, alone within the wasteland.

Locations
view MX Energy Rifle

The Standard issue rifle for servicemen in the Heavenfield.

Weapons
view Old Nick

'Old Nick' was the common name given to an X-Class Entity inhabiting the ruined village near to the Maunsworth Entry-Point.

Creatures
view Operation Underworld

Operation Underworld was a U.S Military Mission led by Lt Colonel Boynes, tasked with the following objectives:

Reference
view Otto Kandinsky

Otto Kandinsky was an Exile Commander, leading a squad of armoured Field-Walkers as part of the Katyusha Company during some of the heaviest fighting in the history of Heavenfield engagements.

Characters
view Outer Elementals

Creatures of the Heavenfield that are exterior to humans, as-opposed to Inner Elementals which live on or within humans.

Creatures