Alliance Chapter 8: Preparations and RevelationsThe SR-2 Normandy and SSV Unity arrive in orbit over Earth. A week has passed since the Uprising began. Resistance forces are reporting successes against the Combine, and fighting has just gone underway in City 17. It was time to storm the fort.Alliance Chapter 8: Preparations and Revelations by benoski
Ben walks along the corridors of the Normandy and sees that everyone's getting ready to drop into City 17 and liberate it from the Combine. As he rounds a corner, he bumps into Shepard.
"Sorry about that." Ben apologizes.
"No worries." Shepard replies with a smile. "I'm sure you're eager to return to Earth and help your rebel allies against the Combine."
"Yes, I am." Ben responds. "But I'm starting to worry about something."
"What's that?" Shepard asks.
"A few things on my mind right now." Ben starts. "If what you say is true, about the Combine being part of the Collective. Would any of their allies help in defending City 17?"
"No doubt about that." Shepard answers. "We only read Cerberus in the local area, so I think it'll be just them. We got