18.2: Pirate, 0600 Rally

Re-cap: Maria is headed into Capricorn with Lita the Specialist child, Simon the Monadic Priest, Veles the bounty hunter leader, and Emmanuel the foreign engineer when she is rendered unconscious by Scorpio’s invasion. When she awakens in an override over Werner, she swiftly intervenes in Leona’s combat engagement with Werner’s associates and defeats the saintContinue reading “18.2: Pirate, 0600 Rally”

18.⭑-1: Saint Candidate, ∞ Zugzwang

Re-cap: At the same time that Maria encounters Leona, Flannery Caertas—nicknamed ‘money bags,’ childhood friend of Talib and Alice, and failed saint candidate of Libra—has an encounter of her own. Zugzwang » An obligation to action for eternity Flannery Caertas still remembered when absolute darkness was her friend. ‘Total blindness’ was what the doctors had calledContinue reading “18.⭑-1: Saint Candidate, ∞ Zugzwang”

18.1: Second Lieutenant, 0900 Debt

Re-cap: Gilbert is caught in a stand-off with Leona who is after their hostage Dämon Forstchritt. Alongside him taking cover behind a conjured barricade are Captain Weingartner and Friedhelm Heimler, while the Sagittarians engage with Leona. Posted at the bridge above them are Alwin Brandt, Nico Fabrizzio, Derik Stein, Wilhelm Fischer, Klaus Kleine, and Dämon.Continue reading “18.1: Second Lieutenant, 0900 Debt”

17.?: 「 」, – – – – ??????

Re-cap: ? ? ? (A memory that changes everything and nothing.) Shion Myosotis always had a troublesome relationship with her name. (Still did.) Well, correction: she hatedher name. Because while her given name was in the language of the Hoshi Clan, her surname was so Ophiuchian. Everyone stared whenever her name was read off for attendance in school. “WillContinue reading “17.?: 「 」, – – – – ??????”

17.5: Private, 2200 Point of Contact

Re-cap: The Kaiser has been revealed to be working willingly, knowingly alongside the Manipulator, the Saint Candidate of Scorpio. In a split moment decision, Weingartner turns away from the Kaiser and kidnaps Dämon Forstchritt in an attempt to expose these operations. He finds help and allies in Werner’s subordinates—Gilbert, Nico, Brandt, Heimler, Fischer, Kleine andContinue reading “17.5: Private, 2200 Point of Contact”

17.[]: Captain, 1930 Förderung

Re-cap: Captain Volker Weingartner has successfully transported Marionette Engel and Werner Waltz to the capital as ordered by the Kaiser. He drops them off at the conductor convention and temporarily leaves to make a phone call. However, when he returns… Förderung » Promotion given at 1930 hours. Die Hauptstadt, Capricorn “Where… are they?” The question wasContinue reading “17.[]: Captain, 1930 Förderung”

17.4: Prince, 1700 No Longer Human

Re-cap: Olive, Trystan, Gilbert, Stein, Brandt, Claire, and Nico have fallen down into the facility beneath 43rd Street after suppressing an apparent reservoir leak. Already beneath 43rd are peacekeepers Gabrielle, Talib, Alice, and ELPIS leader Francis who have been directed here by Marta.  Nicht Mehr Menschlich » No longer human. 1700 hours. When Olive cracked openContinue reading “17.4: Prince, 1700 No Longer Human”

17.3: Princes, 1100 Truce

Re-cap: Peacekeepers Gabrielle, Alice, Talib, and Francis have discovered a strange facility beneath 43rd Street in the capital of Capricorn. Simultaneously, Olive arrives in the capital with Trystan and Werner’s unit and is caught off after encountering what appears to be a reservoir leak in the heart of the city. –Meanwhile, Sigrid is under Cvetka’s watchfulContinue reading “17.3: Princes, 1100 Truce”

17.2: Royal Guard, 0620 Guidance

Re-cap: Olive steps into the override and manages to subdue the ELPIS leader Iota. He aids a medical train containing both his body and Atienna’s and many other injured in continuing on its path away from the capital. After reuniting with his royal guard Trystan and having his status of prince revealed, he and Werner’sContinue reading “17.2: Royal Guard, 0620 Guidance”

17.1: Prince, 0400 Mandate

Re-cap: While onboard a train enroute to the Capricornian capital, Cadence has a rooftop encounter with the ELPIS leader Iota after an argument with Nico. Viktoria who has followed her up onto the roof is caught in the crossfire. Fortunately, a conductorless Emilia Bergmann sweeps in and tries her best to hold her ground. ButContinue reading “17.1: Prince, 0400 Mandate”