Things get off to a rocky start, but Aiden, Kaji, Kthzyx and Slaine manage to find what they're looking for, even if they had no idea what to expect.
Once again Aiden, Slaine, Kaji and Kthzyx find themselves conscripted to assist in heading off some CS problems before they can get worse.
Giant mecha-pumas don't understand party protocol.
Faces from all over come to enjoy themselves at the Taniguchi's for a fancy winter ball, along with some royal distractions.
Hunter, Ardul and Kaji discuss the complications of tracing old Wolfen origins through a vast multiverse.
Finding Natuski at sword practice with one of his CorSec, Jericho takes over the lesson.
Meg discovers a potential new problem at work. Only time or perhaps the Dark Lady will reveal..
A chance meeting in the marketplace
With Hunter creating a diversion, Ardul and Yaren slip through the rogue Iyesgarthian defenses to confront Hyfil.
The Iyesgarthian's need to know what's happening in Clearwater. Hunter and Ardul set out to find out and it's a long night in the Bot.
With the turn of the seasons just around the corner, merchants and traders head to Vesper's marketplace to sell their wares, others come to enjoy them, and yet others take advantage of the crowds drawn.
Elpida seeks a quiet place to drink and not be looked at. What she finds isn't that, not quite...
Even with a Ball to organise, Natsuki and Jericho still have to locate the countermeasure and they have paintings to inspect.
Elpida, Kaji and Miss Frizz are invited to interrogate the pixies that had attempted to make off with Slaine.
Elpida can't get a handle on her snakes, but they seem to have a good handle on Aloysius!