22.3: The Soldier & The Black Orden.

Re-cap: Werner was invaded by the Saint Candidate of Scorpio. Following his infection, he was thrown to threshold of life and death while the other five took his place. At the threshold, he was tortured by Scorpio to near breaking point. However, in the threshold he also found Lavi who was revealed to be AriesContinue reading “22.3: The Soldier & The Black Orden.”

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”

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”

19.2: 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: 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”