205 Last Call at the Broken Hammer
Dylan leads Tyr, Beka and Trance on a search for Isabella Ortiz, a once great leader who would be a great ally in the reformation of the Systems Commonwealth. They head to the desert mining planet of Svorog's Anvil to search for her and end up in the Broken Hammer Bar, where they become trapped in a tense siege situation when Kalderan warriors attack.
206 All Too Human
Dylan prepares to do battle with evil Basilisk forces in defence of the fledgling Mobius Democracy. Rommie meets an informer on Machen Alpha to discover more about the Machenite attack and learns that her agent allies are prejudiced towards A.I.s when her cover is blown. But there's no one left to rescue her with Andromeda protecting Mobius and a damaged Eureka Maru sinking in one of Machen Alpha's oceans.