Product information
Type Short story
Author Jason Schmetzer
Pages 13
Publication information
Publisher BattleCorps
First published 13 December 2007
Era Jihad era
Timeline 12 March 3068
Series The Edge of the Storm
Preceded by Sound and Fury
Followed by Toil and Trouble

Monster is a story by Jason Schmetzer that was published online on BattleCorps on 13 December 2007.

Teaser text[edit]

To the victor goes the spoils, right? It was supposed to be a simple salvage recovery operation of a dead ship. But when has simple and war ever gone together?

Plot summary[edit]

An infantry squad from Nealsson's Fourth Marines are tasked with salvaging a damaged Word of Blake Leopard-class DropShip at the nadir jump point of the New Canton system, left drifting after a battle in the system. Marine Sergeant Osward "Oz" Stearns soon finds his men being hunted through the ship by an injured but deadly Manei Domini intent on sacrificing them all for the greater glory of Blake...

Featured BattleTech[edit]

DropShips & Small Craft[edit]