Souvenir: Page from
The Freakshow War
You were a bit too late to save Mike Schwartzwald when the Freakshow
attacked his magazine's office. You found his files before the Freaks
could destroy them, and realized that he was investigating Freakshow
You went to meet one of Schwartzwald's informants, a Crey employee,
and arrived in time to save him from the Freakshow. He told you that
Crey Industries had a solid relationship with Dreck, the Freakshow
leader. Through Dreck, Crey had been hiring the Freakshow to sabotage
With that information, you were able to save the offices of
UniMaxComm from a Freakshow attack. You next discovered that Dreck had
been cutting deals with other groups for drugs and technology that the
Freaks couldn't acquire through theft. You broke up a meeting between
Freaks and 5th Column, preventing one such deal from occurring.
Freak on Freak violence began to escalate, and you realized that some
of Schwartzwald's informants had been Freaks themselves. Your
investigation led you to a Freak called the ZikZak Man, one of these
informants. He and his cronies were under attack by Freaks loyal to
Dreck. By the time you arrived, ZikZak had already published
Schwartzwald's discoveries about the Freakshow on the Internet.
With this knowledge in the public eye, the Freakshow began to
splinter. Rebellious factions began to assert themselves. You had to act
quickly to stop Clamor's faction from freeing both their leader and
Upstart from the Brick House.
Dreck also moved quickly, to reassert control over the Freakshow and
prove his street cred with a wave of raids against Crey labs. You
stopped one of these attacks, and this defeat set the Freakshow to
In short order, the fighting has escalated to a full-scale war
between the Freakshow factions. You brought the fighting to an end
before it boiled out onto the street.
Dreck has regained control over the Freakshow for the time being. You
know now that it's only a matter of time before you have to bring him to