Short Story PrologueIn the world of video games, there are so many famous characters. Many of them are heroes, villains, or just fellow competitors. As for me, though, I'm not any of these three. As a non-playable character in a dancing game full of humanoid anthropomorphic animals, I'm just a background character in the crowd that watches all this dancing. Did I mention I'm also a possum? Yeah, I'm a rather tall, skinny, teenaged possum with glasses and goth/punk clothes. You can say I'm a bit of a giantess, though my body parts aren't really much bigger than those of most other people in my age group or older. My proportions are just more elongated, I guess. Not the most attractive-looking character, I bet. Well, I don't really have a problem with my role. In fact, I've pretty much gotten used to it. Besides, as far as I remember, I've never been terribly social or cared much about "fitting in", both in and out of game play. It's noMore Like This
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Calhoun swam through the system, her keen eyes tracing lines and paths the others couldn't hope to fine, let alone follow. This was a field almost as familiar as killing.
And she was very good at killing.
It wouldn't take long to find an unprotected user account. From there, she just had to access the outgoing mail, mask the origin as being from Magic Quest, and tell Litwak how to fix Fix-It Felix Jr. It was downright simple compared to what they'd already done.
'There.' She spotted a dimly flickering box about a hundred feet below. Someone hadn't used their account in awhile.
She swam to the box and clutched it. Lines of code appeared. She scanned them, nodded, and began crafting her message.
Just as she finished sending, she sensed it, trailing her, getting closer. Yelling for Wreck-It to yank her would leave her vulnerable and expose her position. Not to mention Felix would probably jump in to try and save her.
She began t