22.2: The Swindler and The Stolen Tesoro?

Re-cap: Cadence Morello was pulled into a nightmare crafted by Scorpio when Werner was infected. She was captured with Werner’s unit and brought into Scorpio but managed to buy their way out by offering a new product that the Romanos were beginning to produce—a cross between morrowheat and sorrowheat—along with some medals. She was pulledContinue reading “22.2: The Swindler and The Stolen Tesoro?”

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”

20.3: 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”

20.1: 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”

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”

16.6: Elementalist, 0100 Scorched Earth

Re-cap: Cadence is on her way to the capital alongside Werner’s family and his unit. Influenced by insomnia, a voice at the back of her head, and her own suppressed feelings, Cadence lashes out at Nico for his abandonment before escaping up to the roof of the train. There she has an encounter with ViktoriaContinue reading “16.6: Elementalist, 0100 Scorched Earth”

16.5: Swindler, 0630 Filial Affliction (2)

Re-cap: Cadence finds herself stuck in an override over Werner and guided towards the capitol of Capricorn by Cvetka’s employer. On the way there with Werner’s unit and captain, she makes a stop at Werner’s hometown and has an unpleasant encounter with Werner’s family who are also bound to the capital on the very sameContinue reading “16.5: Swindler, 0630 Filial Affliction (2)”

16.3: Swindler, 0707 Homebound

Re-cap: Cadence finds herself in enemy territory along with Werner’s unit and Captain and familiar Aquarian soldiers. After sealing a deal and laying down a couple of threats, Cadence manages to contain the knowledge of Werner being a True Conductor. Using her skills from living in the Twin Cities, she manages to escape Argo withContinue reading “16.3: Swindler, 0707 Homebound”

16.2: Private, 0405 No Honor

Re-cap:The baton has been passed. Cadence Morello is stuck in an override over Werner Waltz and is trapped in the enemy country of Argo along with Werner’s unit, Werner’s captain, Marionette Engel, and a group of familiar Aquarians. Confronted by Captain Weingartner who has his own interests in True Conductors, Cadence unveils the truth andContinue reading “16.2: Private, 0405 No Honor”

16.1: Captain, 0500 Insubordination

Re-cap: An intruder has crept its way into the connection between the main six. Stuck in an override over Werner, Atienna has had to maneuver the battlefield. She accompanied Werner’s unit into unoccupied territory and discovered the Capricornian’s main camp decimated. Scattered amongst the debris, Werner’s unit had found Marionette Engel, leader of the anti-militaryContinue reading “16.1: Captain, 0500 Insubordination”