By James Rouch
A brand new BREED OF SUPER-WARRIOR WAGING THE battle OF THE FUTURE-WITH SURVIVAL because the in simple terms PRIZE! The Zone-a strip of Western Europe the place armies have confronted one another and fought their wars for hundreds of years prior. It has turn into the devil's playground for the super-weapons and super-warriors of the longer term. Blasted to a likeness of Hell itself, barren, desolate past description, ridden via affliction and stinking of demise, right here opposing forces search one another out in a dangerous, endless video game of cat-and-mouse. A shaky truce has been referred to as. significant Revell's specific wrestle corporation, misfits and mavericks conversant in fierce front-line motion, is assigned mundane behind-the-lines tasks. yet their interest-and their anger-are aroused while a chain of mass graves is stumbled on. Civilians are being slaughtered through the KGB battalion dealing with the SCC place. Revell's stories are missed. HQ threatens to disband the SCC if the problem is pressed. So Revell and his combating band of misfits take concerns into their very own fingers, waging cruel battle at the perpetrators of the atrocities and including new devastation to the nightmare panorama called... THE area.
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