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)”

10.( ): The People of Sin City

Re-cap: The captive Fortuna, Allen, and Carl have learned of Theta’s true nature as Francis. The two crime organizations of the Twin Cities are at war. Comissario Vincente Giustizia—Tau—has learned what Omicron has kept hidden from Theta. Omega has been killed by Jericho. Young Matilda is still trying to figure out why her coworkers—her friends—areContinue reading “10.( ): The People of Sin City”

9.[]-2: A Soldier’s Promise (di un Amico), 2

Twin Cities, Gemini Gilbert was guided by a hand on the arm through a back hallway and down a series of crisscrossing steps. Gilbert himself was not accustomed to covert operations so he fumbled his way forward bumping into walls and tables alike. Eventually, they slipped into a room divided into multiple sections by silkContinue reading “9.[]-2: A Soldier’s Promise (di un Amico), 2”

8.[]: An Inheritor’s Avarice (Generosita)

Re-cap: The last domino falls. Ricardo Romano, don of the Romano Family, has been stabbed alongside the don of the Campana Family at a meeting that was meant to unite the two rivals. Fortuna Romano, Ricardo’s daughter, temporarily puts aside her engagement with Ambrose Campana and orders Cadence to investigate both the Campanas and theContinue reading “8.[]: An Inheritor’s Avarice (Generosita)”

8.3: Werner’s Diligence (Rilassamento)

Re-cap: The dominoes are beginning to fall. First Lieutenant Waltz was out near the southern Argoan border when he was overridden by Olive. Given Argo’s sudden obtainment of conductors, Werner is sent along with several of his men (Klaus Kleine, Gilbert Wolff, Emilia Bergmann, and Derik Stein) and Nico Fabrizzio to the Twin Cities ofContinue reading “8.3: Werner’s Diligence (Rilassamento)”

8.1: Cadence’s Honor (Dishonore)

Re-cap: The dominoes are beginning to fall. The violence of the Twin Cities has reached even the criminal bosses who rule the city’s underbelly. Criminal boss and owner of the city ports, Francis Foxman, was stabbed several weeks prior and the assailant still remains at large. Not soon after this, during a meeting meant toContinue reading “8.1: Cadence’s Honor (Dishonore)”

6c: Outsiders Looking In

Yuseong Haneul—though he preferred the name Claire—sat on the ledge of the belfry overlooking the New Ram City’s market square. It was crowded as usual given the time of the day, but even still, he was able to pick him out from the crowd. Ariesian Prince Olivier Chance. He was standing at the exit ofContinue reading “6c: Outsiders Looking In”