The Highton Building
|The Highton Building|
"... power's back on at the Highton Building ..."
|the Highton Building
The NecroTech logo glows gently above the front desk, and doors open onto a number of brightly-lit laboratories and computer rooms.
The Highton Building is a NecroTech facility located in the suburb of Dartside. Though a faceless corporate structure to the uninitiated, this facility acts as the heart of R&D for NecroTech within the suburb. Staff at this building commonly revive zombies at nearby revive points. This facility is one of two NecroTech facilities found in the suburb. Members of project NecroWatch renovated the facility in recent months, as they installed sensor eyes for A.L.I.C.E. throughout the building and uploaded NecroNet 2.0 into the facility's system terminals.
NecroTech staff continue to follow directive 42-A, issued by the head office on January 19th 2006, with the activation and manufacture of MK-II revivification syringes. While the cost in time and effort are currently high the certainty provided by being able to manufacture a constant stream of syringes has mitigated early concerns.
The activation of NecroNet with all NecroTech buildings has also allowed scientists to apply the DNA tracking research they have gathered to date. The field research staff stationed at the Highton Building feel certain that they can crack the mystery surrounding the spread of the virus as well as help monitor aberrant zombie activity within Dartside.
- According to the Dartside Barricade Plan this building should be barricaded at EHB.
- This building should be Extremely Heavily (EH) barricaded at all times. This is in accordance with the barricade plans set forth by local survivors, who routinely monitor the barricade level for this building. This building is meant to serve as a safehouse for Malton's veteran survivors, and thus requires the Free Running skill to be properly utilized. Survivors who find the building's barricades below their assigned level are asked to assist in raising them back up in order to help ensure the safety of all the survivors staying inside the building. Any survivor found lowering the barricades may be directly "put to the question" by any survivors present at that time. If this happens the accused survivor must present a valid reason for their actions or be labeled a zombie spy/death cultist and be judged accordingly.
Zombie tracking reports are a free service provided by the NecroTech corporation to all its staff and local survivors in order to help facilitate quicker response times when managing zombie threats and to build a greater awareness of zombie migration patterns within the 9x9 block region around the Highton Building. As a cautious reminder, only those zombies tagged with the DNA Extractor will appear on these scans, so actual numbers may vary when dealing with older zombies (i.e. Brain Rot).
June 16th, 2013 - One survivor inside. VSB. Genny is running. --RoyKirk 11:55, 16 June 2013 (UTC)
September 14th, 2009 - The building is under attack for at least 12 zeds. Eight survivors inside, most of them injured. I healed three survivors and barricade a little. Currently at VHB. No power.--RoyKirk 3:45, 14 September 2009 (UTC) A few minutes ago, 2 zeds brought down the last of the barricades and kill 3 survivors. Only 4 survivors stand, but all are injuried. --RoyKirk 4:55, 14 September 2009 (UTC)
August 18th, 2009 - You are inside the Highton Building. The NecroTech logo glows gently above the front desk, and doors open onto a number of brightly-lit laboratories and computer rooms. The building has been extremely heavily barricaded. Also here are Arthur Wellington (60HP), Xaphriel (60HP), Will Fearow (60HP), Corhnman (60HP) and BeccaBecca (60HP).A portable generator has been set up here. It is running, and powering a radio transmitter that's currently set to 26.06 MHz. The building has been decorated with an African painting.Somebody has spraypainted O Doyle Rules! onto a wall.--Dr Mycroft Chris 17:42, 18 May 2009 (BST)