London, Sat 3rd March, 1899.
It is a period of reconciliation, as the greatest Empire on the planet tries to rebuild its former strength after being ground under the heel of the Martian invasion of 1895.
Those who die choking in the toxic Red Fog are considered the lucky ones compared to those who survive. They are irrevocably changed and corrupted into un-living bestial horrors consumed with an urge to destroy.
In the darkest and most Fogbound areas of the flooded London streets, there lies a malevolent intelligence, slowly biding its time until the hour of reckoning is at hand.
Delve into this dark tale of survival and corruption in a Victorian age of steam and electrical artifice. Veteran military officer, Sir Pelham Simmons, must fight to uncover the dangers that face the new Empress, Victoria II, before the entire Empire falls.
The Queen is dead. Long live the Queen.
It was calculated that the impact of the mighty asteroid Hubris would cause catastrophic damage, destroying the Earth’s atmosphere. The only saving grace was that the collision wouldn’t occur for sixteen years.
Time for mankind to put aside their differences and to work together to complete the Arks. Time to unite mankind and save a viable population for the future.
It was planned that there would be twelve Arks – Twelve small lifeboats for mankind.
This is the story of one of them –
Follow the story of Yanik, a young scavenger within a huge Arkology that has lost track of the time since the breaking and the building of the Arks.
A society that has reverted to a feudal state and knows nothing of the true history of their shattered and violent world.