By Jeremy Robinson, David Wood
Before everything of her look for Rook, a lacking Chess workforce member, Zelda Baker, Callsign: Queen, is redirected to Pripyat, Ukraine, a ghost city at the radioactive outskirts of Chernobyl. Intel shows splinter cellphone of Manifold Genetics--a ruthless company dismantled through Chess Team--may be working within the quarter. Tasked with confirming the lifestyles of a Manifold facility, Queen starts off a recon sweep of the deserted city looking for clues, yet quickly unearths herself struggling with for her existence. whatever sinister lurks underneath the decaying, surreal remnants of Pripyat's never-used entertainment park, and it rises as much as greet Queen. In Pripyat, the streets are empty, the derelict constructions disintegrate, however the bodies...are clean.
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Their safety strength, Darius’s methods and Darius himself, must have been adequate to prevent a solitary lady. What had occurred to Darius, besides? Why hadn’t he come to Andrew’s reduction? Darius had left him to fend for himself, most likely hiding or perhaps working away to avoid wasting his personal neck. good, they can all kiss his ass. Andrew wouldn’t be the single one to die at the present time. With power borne of bitterness and melancholy, he rolled over onto his abdominal and crawled to his table, leaving a thick smear of blood at the white tile. discomfort and lack of blood made him dizzy, yet he controlled to haul himself up some distance adequate that he used to be capable of succeed in his computing device mouse and keyboard. a couple of clicks, a unmarried command, and it used to be performed. She’d be begging God for mercy lengthy sooner than he did. Andrew grinned on the considered each last oborot working unfastened on a turning evening, with hours left till sunrise. whatever clattered at the back of him and he seemed again to determine a depressing item the dimensions of a baseball bouncing towards him. Then the realm erupted in a dazzling flash and he was once useless, torn aside via a grenade ahead of his physique may ship ache signs to his brain. stream out of the nook of her eye brought on Queen to hit the floor and roll. The air above her used to be alive with a legitimate like hypersonic hornets, and the wall in the back of her used to be torn aside. A steel typhoon weapon! She’d had sufficient of these items to final an entire life. She searched for a aim however the shooter had already ducked round the a ways nook out of sight. She did a similar, sliding again into the hallway. “You must have taken my provide. ” The voice was once an analogous one who had taunted her within the enjoyment park. “You needs to be Darius,” she spoke back “My recognition precedes me. I’m flattered. ” Her brain raced for an answer. She was once outgunned and had no disguise to masks her process. She may well pitch a grenade down the corridor, yet he used to be more likely to expect that, and could filter out lengthy earlier than it went off. She may persist with the corridor and spot what lay within the course clear of the pc lab she had simply blown up. She may well proceed her destruction and strength him to pursue her. in fact, he knew this position higher than she did, and she or he could simply stroll into one more seize. She gritted her the teeth. warning of any style was once now not her ordinary M. O. , yet she was resolute to stick alive for 2 purposes: to get revenge for Armina and to determine what occurred to Rook. “So, what brings you the following? How did you discover us? ” Queen notion the query was once ordinary. He needed to understand that Manifold Gamma, Beta and Alpha were compromised and that Richard Ridley not ran the corporate. but when he didn’t, that info can be extra strong than any bullet. “You haven’t heard, have you ever? ” she referred to as down the corridor. the guy didn’t answer. He used to be without doubt attempting to work out her attitude. “Manifold has been close down,” she stated. “Richard Ridley is useless. ” “Bullshit,” the guy stated speedy. “When used to be the final time you heard from him? ” No answer. “We discovered your place because of intel recovered from one of many Manifold amenities.