A new challenger approaches! Or, more accurately, each leg of the split part approaches as yet unseen challengers. As Bacta and Leenik bond with a kindred spirit, the unlikely trio of Tryst, Tamlin, and Tony skulk through Myrkr’s dense forests in search of an elusive Exploration Corps thief.
With little Tamlin watching nervously from the dense underbrush of Myrkyr’s Great Forest, the crew of the Mynock springs into battle against an unseen and deadly foe. Will the boys hold Cardas’ crew at bay, or will the unseen assailant send off a message to her employer, alerting him to they boy’s position?
The crew of the Mynok flees the scene of Cardas’ forest research camp just as the notorious smuggler’s men kill the Imperial research tame the were supposedly protecting. Left with nothing but questions they return to the Mynok to discover a chilling surprise…