When Zettour tries his best to caution against the reckless plan to strike at the
Federation's vital resource fields, he soon finds himself "promoted" to a field
deployment on the eastern front. Meanwhile, as the ill-advised Operation Andromeda
presses on, commanding officer Tanya must fight another bitter battle despite
dwindling supplies, poor communication, and exposed flanks. With retreat expressly
forbidden and time running out, the only way to survive is to win...