Still imprisoned by the Twisted Symmetry, Box's natural talents soon catches the eye of General Vane, leader of the Dog Trooper, who sees potential in him for his own devious plans. Increasingly deluded, Splinter's obsession with the Symmetry is such that he will do anything to be an Inquisitor, a master of the multiverse – even betray those closest to him.
Elsewhere, Chess must find the Eternal if she wants to discover her true heritage and put a stop to the Symmetry's machinations. But with Splinter helping them, the Symmetry now have everything they need, not only to capture the elusive Chess.
Benjamin J. Myers was born in the Potteries in 1967. After studying Philosophy and Psychology at Leeds University, Myers attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. He saw active service as a Troop Commander in the First Gulf War and is a qualified battlefield survival instructor. In 1993, he attained his Diploma in Law from the University of London and subsequently has been a barrister in a busy practice in Manchester, specialising in serious crime, often representing vulnerable defendants, in particular juveniles. He also lectures other legal professions on mentally disordered offenders and human rights. Married with three children, Benjamin Myers lives in North Cheshire.