49. Flesh and Blood

"We stand upon the precipice of change. The world fears the inevitable plummet into the abyss. Watch for that moment... and when it comes, do not hesitate to leap. It is only when you fall that you learn whether you can fly." - Flemeth, Dragon Age 2

Nico’s Cabal survived their ordeal and made it to the surface safely. Yet the peace is short-lived as they soon are made aware of screaming coming from the forests around them. ‘

They rush to the scene only to find themselves amid a vampire attack on the Green Hearts. As they sneak there way past a league of vampires they find Meldor, his myrmidons all dead fighting them off. Working quickly the Cabal is able to save Meldor and travel to the Green Heart’s capital where they come face to face with a strange sight: a man with bird wings strung up in front of the capital.

What will come next for this thrown together team?

45. Alpha

Excellence is not a gift, but a skill that takes practice. We do not act ‘rightly’ because we are ‘excellent’, in fact we achieve ‘excellence’ by acting ‘rightly.’” - Plato

The recently fractured bound was made whole again with the addition of two new members “Santos Fiore” & new master Lucille Morningstar. Wanting to test the metal of her new team Lucille prepares a challenge that she believes will showcase they are ready to have her as there team leader. In the meantime she has given her team a few hours to collect themselves before meeting her for the ultimate challenge.

Adesina prepares for the meeting on her own terms while dealing with her rampant Dragon-partner, Valor

44. Prove it or Lose It

"Nature is amoral - not immoral, but rather constructed without reference to this strictly human concept. Nature, to speak metaphorically, existed for eons before we arrived, didn't know we were coming, and doesn't give a damn about us." - Stephen Jay Gould

After 14 days of training, Santana and Ezra have finally reached Azel, The Land of Earth. With there feet on the ground, the duo realize they don't know how to find the wayward Thief.

With the help of a potential new alley give the duo the edge on there mission? Or will the mission end before it begins?

43. A New Era

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.” - Galileo

After a period of rest, The Bound must come to terms with the decisions they have made and must anticipate a future they are not ready for.