By Karen Traviss
Comprehend what an international needed to do to survive.
When the Locust Horde burst from the floor fifteen years in the past to slaughter the human inhabitants of Sera, mankind started a determined conflict opposed to extinction. Now after a decade and a half bloody combating, and with billions useless, the survivors—the Gears of the Coalition of Ordered Governments, in addition to a small band of civilians—have been compelled to smash their very own towns and sacrifice their whole civilization to halt the Locust advance.
The last-ditch measures have succeeded, yet at a tremendous rate: the survivors were diminished to a handful of refugees.
Escaping to a haven at the distant island of Vectes, they start the heartbreaking job of rebuilding their devastated international. For some time, there’s wish . . . making peace with outdated enemies, and once more making plans for the future.
But the fast respite is shattered while Vectes comes lower than siege from a fair deadlier strength than the Locust—the Lambent, a hideous and always mutating life-form that destroys every little thing in its course. because the Lambent’s relentless attack spreads from the mainland to the island, the refugees eventually comprehend what drove the Locust from their underground warrens and sparked the worldwide war.
While Marcus Fenix and the Gears fight to carry again the invasion, the Coalition faces a stark choice—fight this new enemy to the final human, or flee to the wastelands to take their percentages and reside just like the human pariahs often called the Stranded . . . at the same time Coalition chairman Richard Prescott nonetheless guards one final, negative mystery concerning the Locust, the Lambent, and the way forward for mankind. . .
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