A mysterious cypher delivering messages for Central State's power brokers. He can project at varying levels of encryption, from the stylized "robotic" form seen interrogating Anne in the Preeceville Prison Complex to a "slippery skin", a form that appears human yet slides out of witness memory after it leaves their field of view. Who he works for is unknown.
PhD Quantum Biology
Five years ago, Anne was involved in an accident after using illegal engine mods to enter uncharted space. She has no memories of the six months following the accident, but timing
suggests her misadventure has something to do with the clandestine cold war between the alien Prac and the human Centrists turning white hot.
High Commissionaire of Boiling Point Clan
Heir to two powerful aristocratic families, Trauma was an influential politician on Praxis. Since making a bid for peace with the humans, he's lost favor with the Shogun. His choice also baffled those who knew him as a hawkish patriot. He is currently exiled with the Prac war hostages on the human colony Radial N.