Meanwhile, not all is well in other parts of the galaxy. The terrorist group Icarus Rising builds support even as the Agency attempts to track down their elusive leader, Phoenix. The royal assassin Prin continues her search, unknowingly following the footsteps of Avania and the Leviathan. And King Malnik prepares to select his new bride, solidifying his rule.
Tensions rise throughout the galaxy and one starship from Earth may very well be the tipping point that ignites an intergalactic war.