As a Tossian Emerald Guard observer looks on the advance,the artillery is slowly moved into position. None of the buildings in the settlement can stand up to the freighting power of Rouge Guns. Fire from the station cuts down the advancing Martian troops at the station wall.
In the distance a lone rider can be seen on the horizon. The defenders fall back to the colonnades due to the volley fire. As this happens s two musketeers rush the narrow entrance but don’t count on fire from above and are cut down. The courtyard has become a killing ground.