Humanity thought E.D.N. III was its salvation. Rich reserves of T-ENG lay beneath its icy wastes: enough thermal energy to save our poisoned Earth. The first colony there was a disaster. For some, disaster spells opportunity – and so the crew of the pirate vessel Crusader are heading to E.D.N. III to pillage its rich technology. But this wintry world jealously guards her secrets – secrets that may kill all of the Crusader’s crew!