Seven years before the facts described in “Hadrian’s Wall”, Edward and Simon were police officers; they saw the start of the tensions between Earth and the Theta colony.
In a flashback, Conrad/Redmond and Fausto rescue from prison Sally, another thief who, like them, is looking for the “Gold Rush” computer program. They decide to cooperate.
The captain of the Hadrian’s Wall is trying to get Simon to close the case; meanwhile, the detective starts feeling the effects of withdrawal from his pills.
All the best thieves in the world are competing to steal General Guryev’s super-protected “Gold Rush” programme – but the General knows!
Every crew member on the Hadrian’s Wall had something against the deceased – ecxept for his wife, the detective’s ex. But it still looks like an accident.
An astronaut dies outside his ship, the Hadrian’s Wall, while the tension between Earth and its colony Theta is growing and becoming dangerous.
Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting’s Velvet from Image Comics continues to explore her history and those of the spies pursuing her.