As the doomsday meteor
plunged toward the planet, Black Meta leveraged the last of its secrets, gathered its acolytes, and exchanged their remaining weapons for impossible amounts of supplies.
The massive research station fired up and entered orbit, taking the brightest, the most well-connected, and the most ruthless. Over the next century, though, things would change. In space, the risk was higher, but so were the rewards.
Mutations were more common, but commensurate with increased lethal power. Neural technology would be implanted in the elite, and some would transcend their bodies entirely. Chimeras, waifus, cyber screamers, space sirens, and g-men.