21c: Outsiders Lurking Below

??? The warmth of the vitae stream cast the white pillars in an iridescent glow. Lambda hummed to herself from where she was perched on top of one of the slanted pillars. She’d been busily scrubbing away at a patch of overgrown moss on a stubborn spot on the pillar for quite some time. GammaContinue reading “21c: Outsiders Lurking Below”

21b: Hidden Faults

[Chapter Mood Theme] Re-cap: The Kaiser is dead, killed by Marionette Engel. The six deal with the fall out as Signum begins to change around them. “Congratulations, Captain Waltz,” Acting Kaiser General Watzmann said. “You’ve done well. Capricorn thanks you for your service.” Newly promoted Captain Werner Waltz stood at attention as the general fixed a medalContinue reading “21b: Hidden Faults”

21a: Indigo Waltz

[Chapter Mood Theme / Werner’s Mood Theme] Re-cap: Gilbert, Nico, Captain Weingartner, and the rest of Werner’s unit are accused of treason and of working with the Augen against Capricorn. As they wait at the top of the execution tower for their deaths, Lieutenant Werner Waltz—who has no awareness of the other five True ConductorsContinue reading “21a: Indigo Waltz”

20.4: Soldier » Duty/Lunacy

Re-cap: While Maria, Jericho, Cadence, Atienna, and Olive, tie the loose ends to their developments in Capricorn, Gilbert, Nico, Captain Weingartner and the rest of Werner’s unit await their fate in the capital’s execution tower. Werner, meanwhile… Die Hauptstadt, Capricorn Feeling a familiar sense of deja vu, Gilbert stared at the bars of his cell.Continue reading “20.4: Soldier » Duty/Lunacy”

20.3: Pirate, Swindler, & Peacekeeper » Mercy, Greed, & Justice

Re-cap: Five out of the six have reunited in the capital of Capricorn. While Atienna and Olive deal with a death and matter of diplomacy, Cadence, Maria, Jericho, and Emilia Bergmann head out in search for Werner’s family in hopes that Ludwig will be able to tell them the location of Marionnette Engel. Die Hauptstadt,Continue reading “20.3: Pirate, Swindler, & Peacekeeper » Mercy, Greed, & Justice”

20.2: Prince & Advisor » Death & Diplomacy

Re-cap: As the six start to slowly re-unite, they turn their eyes towards Capricorn and think about their interactions with Scorpio. While Olive recalls Trystan and Marta who have been converted into an elevated level of vitae and of P.D. Oram whom he’d nearly killed, Atienan thinks of home, family, and an agreement. Eisburg, CapricornContinue reading “20.2: Prince & Advisor » Death & Diplomacy”

20.1: Swindler & Peacekeeper » Rhyme & Reason

Re-cap: With the help of Werner’s subordinates and those outside of the six, the six are finally free from Scorpio’s influence. However… (     ) Ariesian-Geminian Swindler Cadence Morello gagged on the metal pipe lodged in her throat. She tried to lift her hands to remove whatever it was, but her arms felt like noodles—so didContinue reading “20.1: Swindler & Peacekeeper » Rhyme & Reason”

19.5: Outsiders, 2400 Log Close

Re-cap: After Werner and Alice manage to calm Jericho, Jericho gains some closure with Francis/Theta and provides his vitae to the Capricornians. Before Scorpio’s spore can be removed from him, however, Scorpio forces himself to the surface and lashes out. Those outside of the six within the Capricornian capital make their final struggle.  Protokoll SchließenContinue reading “19.5: Outsiders, 2400 Log Close”

19.4: ELPIS, 2315 Reason

Re-cap:  Jericho who is manipulated into rampaging through Capricorn by Scorpio is calmed by Werner and Alice. Werner, however, shatters before Jericho’s eyes as Scorpio’s noose tightens. Meanwhile, allies begin gathering at a bunker below the city. The two who have left ELPIS now… Einsicht » Reason neared at 2350 hours Die Hauptstadt, Capricorn “Here.” RubbingContinue reading “19.4: ELPIS, 2315 Reason”

19.3: Peacekeeper, 1500 Annihilation

References to (60) Part II | 9.6: Jericho’s (Lost) Raziocinio & (16) Part I | 2.6: Jericho Raid.  Re-cap: Jericho rampages through the streets of the Capricornian capital. He comes across Gamma, Tau, Beta, Oran, and Forschritt and attacks them relentlessly. Francis, Alice, Gilbert, and Klaus try to step in but Jericho’s powerful conducting dampensContinue reading “19.3: Peacekeeper, 1500 Annihilation”