Second Star to the Right | Episode 2

The Olympus Mons space elevator. Source.
The Olympus Mons space elevator. Source.


Picking up where last we left off, Old Ronin, Marynia, Amara, and Titus return from the unexpectedly messy egohunting gig with a cortical stack and a freshly decapitated corpse.

There, the rest of Lockdown is introduced, and they quickly find themselves the recipients of a novel new job: a woman, calling herself only “Black Hilda,” needs an escort to the space elevator rooted in Olympus Mons. She offers generous payment for Lockdown’s services.

The reasons for her generosity, however, become evident as the journey to Olympus quickly becomes a life or death affair…

The Cast