The Unbroken Blade #31.5

For the captured soldier, resistance is righteousness.  If he is silent, he is faithful. If he withholds information, he is loyal. If he faces the most severe interrogation and refuses to give in, his action is only commendable. All of his opposition comes from the strength of his moral convictions, and to bring pain and …

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The Unbroken Blade #31 (Orlin)

“It is a satellite?” “My team analyzed the overhead images the asset provided, your Majesty,” HarMakeg said. “They came from something at least four-hundred kilometers above the surface.” Orlin got up from his chair and looked at the sky through the East windows. Lor was low, but still above the horizon in the West, so …

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The Unbroken Blade #30.5

Without airpower and artillery, the ability to strike behind enemy lines at any time disappeared. This brought siege warfare back to the forefront. While direct fire weapons have advanced in their destructive potential since the times when every major city was walled, there is still little that can quickly break through a concrete wall reinforced …

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The Unbroken Blade #27 (Zemril)

Lunatic! Thwippp. Raving madman! Thwippp. Sword waving self-righteous foolhardy incompetent geg-headed... Three in this room. Get that one in the armor first. Thwippp. Thwippp. Thwippp. Zem made sure the last raider was down and waved Onda and Keslin into the power station’s break room. The near-invisible blackhairs flowed through the door, short-barrel railrifles sweeping the …

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