The Running Man

The Running Man
Product information
Type Short story
Author Christopher Purnell
Pages 33
Publication information
Publisher BattleCorps
First published 19 March 2011
Era Dark Age era
Timeline 18 March—8 April 3098

The Running Man is a short story by Christopher Purnell that was published online on BattleCorps on 19 March 2011.

Teaser text[edit]

The Jihad left both visible scars and invisible ones, on both sides. Like many wars, its veterans were left unsatisfied. And, like many wars, its fighters continue on long after it's over. Christopher Purnell takes us to Caph at the turn of the century, chasing Blakist war criminals.

Plot summary[edit]

Roland and Yuan are professional Blakist War Criminal hunters working for the Jordan Lewis Foundation to track down former Precentor of RMB 228 Ivan Gorlenko. Gorlenko has fled to the wilds of Caph with support from The Terran Legion a covert organisation fronted by a veterans society.

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