Devastation was everywhere; entire cityscapes lay wasted; cars crushed into scrap; ocean liners pitched through the air like toys. The pulse weapon; once thought to be earths greatest triumph; was now its greatest tragedy. The battle with the UFOs had gone on for months. No one knew where they came from; but the aliens mission had been clear; Earth must be conquered! In humanitys darkest hour; the worlds greatest minds inspired the masses with hope. With the Earths nations acting as one they launched an inescapable energy wave that crippled the flying saucers where they hovered. Everyone felt victory was near.
But even as the cheering millions crowded the streets the triumph turned to catastrophe. The glowing fuel from the wrecked alien spacecraft spilled into streams gutters and oceans contaminating the air with toxic vapours. The toxins scoured the Earth like a plague and triggered small almost unseen mutations. Unfortunately the Earth would soon ta