19.2: Doctor, 1130 Distance

References to (69) Part II | 10.5: Jericho’s Cycling (Vendetta). Re-cap: While Scorpio basks in his personal foreseen victory, a feverish Gilbert encounters Jericho who is being guided by Scorpio and destroying everything in his path. After following after the peacekeeper, Gilbert finds him engaged in combat against the ELPIS leaders Tau, Gamma, and BetaContinue reading “19.2: Doctor, 1130 Distance”

19.1: Second Lieutenant, 0730 Riot

Re-cap: At the same time Scorpio is confronting the peacekeepers and the Capricornians in the convention building, Gilbert who is recovering from his injury in the shelter witnesses the crumbling of his country.–Meanwhile, Werner—guided through the threshold by Shion—nears a realization. Aufruhr » A riot incited at 0730 hours Threshold Werner Waltz found himself standing inContinue reading “19.1: Second Lieutenant, 0730 Riot”

18.⭑-2: Saint Candidate, ∞ Schadenfreude

Re-cap: Scorpio has revealed himself. Now his fall and his plans come to the surface. Schadenfreude » Pleasure at misfortune for eternity. Talib Al-Jarrah knew he was born with a golden spoon in his mouth—granted, it was quite a bitter spoon. While most children in Scorpio during the war were out learning tactics and gun-play withContinue reading “18.⭑-2: Saint Candidate, ∞ Schadenfreude”

18.[]: Peacekeepers, 2350 Verdeckt

Re-cap:  Maria and Veles have offered their assistance to the peacekeepers and Capricornians, cleanly sweeping away the Augen members and the Augen-converted generals. Guided by Scorpio’s hand, however, Maria departs with Veles after Conta. Those who remain… Verdeckt » A covert player unveiled at 2350 hours Alice’s fascination about the human mind had developed at anContinue reading “18.[]: Peacekeepers, 2350 Verdeckt”

18.4: Beasts, 1800 Raid

Re-cap: As those connected to the six outside of the six gather and then hide at the convention hall, Veles arrives and blows their cover.–Meanwhile, Shion guides Werner through the Threshold. Überfall » A thorough raid completed at 1800 hours Die Hauptstadt, Capricorn Maria loved the taste of the ocean. Sometimes when she was on stillContinue reading “18.4: Beasts, 1800 Raid”

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”