Our heroes continue through the Olympus Zoo, to attempt to complete their heist. Megan tries to slip the notice of some guards. Jake has an uncomfortable encounter with some animal feed. Tass learns the limits of his resistance to fire. Kim does a favor for an enemy. While they try to gain their prize, unnoticed, they also realize the potential to gain a magical friend. If, and only if, they can get out unscathed.
Our heroes embark on a trip to a tourist stop. Tass tells the group about his childhood pets. Jake tries to dodge an enthusiastic member of the fae. Kim shares a personal fear. Megan recognizes a voice from the past. The group’s sense of wonder grows as they experience rare, magical beasts. But, can they keep focused and adapt when they realize that their disguises don’t always work as they should?
Our heroes scour the various factions for information. Jake encounters a unique business. Kim has a meeting with an old friend. Megan makes use of her training. Tass gives up some intel on the demon family. As they spread out to learn what they can, they use rumors, favors and guile to gain an edge… But will they realize, in time, that they are the mice in this grand game of cat-and-mouse?
Our heroes make their first major step towards their goal. Kim secures a powerful item. Tass vibe-checks the demon family. Jake learns to speak carefully around his ward. Megan has a run-in with orange juice. While they scramble to get a foot in the door with their individual factions, they discover a looming threat that may have dire repercussions for the remaining humans in this timeline.
Our heroes start to set their plan after learning more about their personas. Tass attempts to spare Damien from unwanted scrutiny. Megan theorizes about how to use her faction to their advantage. Jake offers a favor to help out the Lore Merchant. Kim realizes the gravity of the others’ plan. Now that they understand how this world of monsters works, they must learn how to deal with supernaturally powered frenemies on all sides.