Tarrant convinces the others to launch a raid on a Federation transport loading a cargo of valuable crystals from the planet Kairos, and Servalan recruits a retired officer who once served with Tarrant to stop him.
Did You Know?
The giant spider costume was nicknamed "Brian the Spider" by make-up designer Sheelagh Wells
, in an effort to counteract her arachnophobia. She thought that if the spider had a name, it couldn't be very frightening. Her approach worked. See more
Tarrant is far too young to have served as a Lieutenant fifteen years before this story takes place. See more
[talking to Servalan about computer predictions
Madam, in ancient times they read the future from the torn out guts of small animals. Two millennia later it was in the remnant leaves of a herb in a drinking cup. Ask me, and I'd say that civilization has learnt a lot to little positive advantage.