At the end of the twenty-fourth century, war is fought in a
civilized manner: each side hires mercenaries to engage in combat in
specifically designated areas. To the victor go the spoils—whatever they may
After a couple of assignments involving more intrigue and
skulduggery than the Cutter Force Initiative ever wanted, the unit is looking
forward to being part of a straight-up, short-term industrial war on Earth.
Cutter agrees to a support role offered by an old army
comrade who’s now a general in a larger military force. The pay is good, the
unit happy. All they have to do is basic ranger stuff: sneak and peek, shoot
But what starts out as a corporate fight to occupy a
valuable piece of contested territory quickly goes sideways, and once again
Cutter and crew find themselves in the middle of situations in which things
aren’t as they seem, and the unit must determine the truth—or lose more than
just a battle. Download and start listening now!