Monthly Archives: November 2013

Omicron Squad episode 74: Zhao’s bag of tricks

“Be careful out there,” Yuni said.  “Bring back a live one,” Zhao said. “It would be terrible if they blew up while back here.”  “It’s going to be tough,” Alexa said. “But we’ll manage.”  “We could always try the sex … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 73: To the Front

“What a pain,” Alexa said.  “It’s not that bad,” Yuni said. “I bet it’ll be fun.”  “Guarding a helpless girl against an army isn’t my idea of fun,” Alexa said.  “Don’t worry,” Yuni said. “We’ll sneakily grab one of the … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 72: Escort

Yuni woke up in a familiar bed. “Alena?” she muttered. She felt a warm hand on her forehead. Without thinking, she reached up and gently grasped it. “How are you feeling?” Alena asked. “Do you hurt anywhere?” “I’m fine,” Yuni … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 71: Alena Breaks Through

“What should we do?” Yuni asked.  “Maybe if we ask them nicely they’ll let us go with a warning,” Katelyn said.  “You think?” Yuni asked.  “We have to keep pummeling them,” Sirvanna said. “If we can drain their power enough, … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 70: Pinned

“We need a plan, fast,” Alexa said.  “I have one,” Alena said. “Take out the power lines. Yuni, destroy any light sources that are still functional out here. I’ll go in and plant the explosives. The rest of you hold … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 69: Heavy-Handed Entrance

“What kept you?” Yuni asked.  “She wanted to catch a glimpse of Anya before we leave,” Katelyn said.  “I was talking to Naoko,” Alexa said. “About the mission. Why would I want to see little miss scrap metal?”  The flight … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 68: Slight Push

Sirvanna strode down the corridor, a book tugged neatly under her arm.  “Hey,” Yuni said. “I made some extra sandwiches. Would you like one?”  Sirvanna walked past her, acknowledging neither her statement nor her presence.  She went directly towards the … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 67: Dashed Hopes

“What did you need to talk to about?” Katelyn asked, sitting down. Alexa, Yuni and Alena had been waiting for her in the commons area.  “I asked you all to come because I’m worried about Sirvanna,” Yuni said. “She’s been… … Continue reading

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Omicron Squad episode 66: Grim News

“Damn. It’s over already. Zero!”  “Yes, General?” “Did you get enough data?”  “Affirmative. Data on their defenses is now sufficient to formulate a plan with the requested success rate. With only a .05% margin of error.” “Really?”  “Yes, General. Calculating … Continue reading

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