''Hexagon Death Squad'' is an ongoing webcomic by the troper known as [[=AOD=]]. Started in 2008, it stars a six-woman assassination squad and their adventures as they take out "criminals" for a totalitarian PoliceState world government in an [[AlternateHistory alternate timeline]] Earth where the Cuban Missile Crisis led to a nuclear war.

The comic can be found [[http://hds.comicdish.com/ here.]]

!!Tropes
%%* AfterTheEnd
* AlternateHistory: In the HDS storyline, the world is ruled by the AEGIS police state, which took power after the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis escalated into a nuclear war.
%%* AmazonBrigade
%%* {{Animesque}}
* AntiHero: Jennifer Ruiz can be thought of as this.
%%* ArtEvolution
* AttemptedRape: A minor character in Chapter 4, which is followed up by a slight BodyGuardCrush.
%%* BadassLongcoat: Coral Tang.
%%* BadassNormal: Jenna Ruiz.
* {{BFS}}: Coral wields a claymore ''and'' a zweihander. Both are almost as tall as she is.
* BigDamnHeroes: The entire squad is just a bunch of BigDamnHeroes.
* TheBigGuy: Ari, who's basically [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Kenpachi Zaraki]]'s personality in the body of [[Manga/IkkiTousen Kanu Unchou]].
%%* BloodKnight: Also Ari Raj.
%%* BoobsOfSteel: Arundhati Raj.
* CallingYourAttacks: Done in Chapter 5, where [[spoiler:Kaycee utterly defeats a wasteland bandit with her FinishingMove, but gives its name ''after'' she's done.]]
%%* TheChick: Tessaly Stein
%%* CityOfAdventure: Radioactive crater of adventure!
%%* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Coral, again.
%%* CreepyTwins
%%* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Too many to count.
%%* DiagonalCut
* EyeScream: Jenna pulls one of these in Chapter 1 in a fight scene against an enemy {{Mook}}.
%%* EyesAlwaysShut
%%* {{Fanservice}}
%%* {{Flynning}}
%%* FiveManBand
%%* GenkiGirl: Allison.
%%* TheHero
* HeroicBSOD: Kaycee has a moment of this after she [[spoiler: steals Jenna's thunder by stabbing the BigBad in the back at the climax of the last FightScene in that chapter]].
* HollywoodHealing: Somehow Jenna had no bruises on her face, despite being punched in the face by a battle-nurse in Chapter 5.
* HotBlooded: When the blood starts pumping in this comic it runs ''very'' hot.
** Also, Jason of the local GoldfishPoopGang is almost an expy of [[Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann Kamina]].
%%* HighPressureBlood
%%* IAmNotLeftHanded
%%* ItGetsEasier: And Kaycee can't stand it.
%%* ImplausibleFencingPowers
* ImprobableAge: Mostly subverted in that most of the castmembers are 25 and older, with the exception of Kaycee [[OlderThanTheyLook who's really nineteen]]. No, really! She is!!
* ImprobableWeaponUser: A major character in the Los Angeles arc uses [[spoiler: '''bladed yo-yo's''']]
* KarmaHoudini: Hexagon Death Squad is so unsubtle about their actions that they can only get away with it because the world is ruled by a PoliceState whose blessings they receive.
* KatanasAreJustBetter: Subverted in Chapter 2 where [[spoiler: Allison, the resident [[DualWielding dual-katana wielder]], is taken out in a fight without ever landing a blow]].
%%* KillHimAlready
%%* TheLancer: Allison Swayzee.
* MadeOfIron: Subverted in Chapter 2 as [[spoiler: Allison takes four arrows to her gut and is out of commission for the next three months as she recovers]].
* MaleGaze: This is very much a "guy's" comic. I mean, c'mon. Pretty girls with swords?
* MartialPacifist Kaycee adopts an oath against killing because she [[HeroicBSOD just can't deal with it]].
%%* {{Meganekko}}: Kaycee Bannon.
%%* MyKungFuIsStrongerThanYours: Oh '''God''' yes.
* NewNeoCity: Los Nuevos Angeles.
* OutOfTheInferno: Coral does this after [[spoiler: surviving a car crash while standing atop a humvee that EXPLODES. Oh, and did I mention that she just CHOPPED THE ROOF OPEN WITH A GIGANTIC SWORD?!]]
* PantyFighter: Averted, as the HDS women - in general - tend to wear modest, functional clothing.
%%* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Coral, again.
* PoliceState: Willing to [[spoiler:sacrifice a few hundred people to get a few "terrorists"]]
* PowerLimiter: Subverted in Chapter 3, where [[spoiler: Arundhati just flat out ''lies'' that she was fighting without holding back.]]
%%* PsychoticSmirk: ''Ohh yes'' Jenna indeed. Very much so.
%%* RaceAgainstTheClock
* RainOfArrows: An early villain uses a [[MoreDakka '''Machine-Gun''' Crossbow]] to achieve this.
%%* ARealManIsAKiller
%%* RedOniBlueOni: Allison and Coral.
%%* RuleOfCool: The comic practically ''runs'' on this trope.
%%* ScaryShinyGlasses
* SchizoTech: The universal gun ban allows swords in a modern setting, though they're generally made of space-age materials.
%%* ShoutOut: Too numerous to count.
%%* SlasherSmile: Both Ari Raj and Jenna.
* TheSmartGuy: Kaycee is a cute lil' genius, she is.
* TheStoic: Coral is either the EmotionlessGirl or this.
* SwordFight: The world government of the comic was created just so as to justify having sword fights in a modern setting, with a global gun ban.
* TookALevelInBadass: Kaycee does this after training for three months to perform a [[OneHitKill One-Hit-NOT-Kill]] ''fencing'' move.
* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: HDS takes place in 2012, despite having nuclear-powered maglev trains.
%%* WeaponOfChoice
* WellIntentionedExtremist: The main bad guys in the pilot arc are terrorists who support democracy.
** In the same arc, the protagonists themselves, for the opposite reason.
* YourTerroristsAreOurFreedomFighters: Well, it's a PoliceState after all.
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