Chapter 2 – Tool of Observation
10 years ago…
Through the psychedelic skies of the special zone, a black cloud permeated everything in vision, a deafening roar cutting through all sound. The cloud swarmed towards its destination, a red cloud already forming around the series of asteroids the darkness was descending upon.
The red cloud paled in comparison to the black however, and it was soon encompassed entirely, and when the dark mass moved on, the red was gone. The black cloud surged forward once more, and fell upon the asteroids in one movement, and the noise ceased. As one, thousands of small obsidian figures descended upon the surface in complete silence, all simultaneously drawing a sword with each of their four arms. Every one of the figures was identical, stocky, heavily armoured, about a foot tall, and a perfect reflective black. Rushing out to oppose them were figures that looked exactly the same, the only difference between the two forces was that one had a