TIMELINE OF EVENTS
1.) TECH WORLD INTRO
- Rigg turns Zed, escapes Columbia with Jamie T. Davis.
- Lorenzo Luminato leaves Aren and family (Parents, Baldo, and Pettirosso) at start of the Vein War; while studying chemistry and biology (Pre-Med) at Sorontega’s I.U.U. campus, he meets and later pairs with lab partner Sabine Conway.
- 462h leaves his agricultural homeworld Aleph to be entered into the The Church of the Infinite’s Mindfulness Network of Germium; he receives his number/training specifications (Military Support) on Catelemnis.
- Daneral-Prime “dies” during Daneral’s explosion caused by Tech World’s warp drive; he comes to in a hospital on Landfall and JIV explains Daneral-Prime’s cybernetic implants.
- Bernard Jean-Baptiste’s blitz ball homecoming game on Houma (Glimpses of Frances Orlean Norman) ; The Yellow King appears.
2.) CAREERS PROGRESS
- BJB studies biology (Ecology) at IUU Houma, meets Dr. Evelyn Legrand AKA The White Bell; takes job at SP Deadalus and meets boss and then senator of Houma, Sagit Rosenfeld.
- Daneral-Prime forced into ground combat on Landfall, looses other leg/digestive track.
- 462h dies in body on Lucian, sees Jitters.
- Dr. Lozo and Dr. Conway study the Black Box of Sorontega, form solid Germium; sells first Cloud prototype to cancer-sickened Prof. Mykale Hofstad.
- Rigg’s engineering prowess is shown during a core reactor meltdown; he begins feeding on sickly/dying humans.
3.) THE GREAT DROP
- Rigg, solo, scouts Thaer’s ravaged system and finds The Heart of Thaer drifting in space. Searches for safe place to harbor the vessel.
- Dr. Lozo, perfects his Cloud formula, a Germium based super-drug. Because of this development, he has a falling out with Dr. Sabine Conway; he leaves for Riker-6 to join The Towers, The Mixers, making contact with Nwaanyi Barksdale.
- 462h dies in body on Aren, the war is at its height.
- Daneral-Prime, sent to Riker-6 with C. J. Valk, meets Omega-Prime. Makes contact with Dr. Lozo in Club Babylon.
- BJB, fed up with Sagit, poisons the man with White Belle, usurping the position of Senator temporarily. The Brotherhood of Sisters ambushes SP Deadalus, lead by rogue pilot Shunma Hutt.
4.) MOVEMENTS TO AREN
- BJB is saved by Rigg and agrees to safety stow away The Heart of Thaer on Houma; he is transferred to Aren’s Mars SP with Rigg flying him there, who disguises as living in his vacc-suit.
- Daneral-Prime meets Kaylee Jane on Riker-6, is deployed to Aren to fight. Writes poem while in transit.
- 462h, in person, greets BJB and Rigg on Mars SP. Overview of causalities/troop formations and outposts; Germium worries.
- Dr. Lozo constructs Cloud dispersion drones (as well as his own personal med-bot Virgil) on Aren with Daneral-Prime.
- Rigg flies BJB and 462h to the planet’s surface; combat. The Travellers find the Germium cube; Thaer erupts in a cataclysmic solar flare, sundering Aren.