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Wed, 23 Dec 2009 04:18:59 +0100

This a great little story about a space-faring gambler who winds up on a planet full of militaristic colonists fighting for their lives. For some reason the planet itself seems bent on continuously evolving more and more lethal species to attack the colonists, and the gambler, a helpless weakling in this dangerous new world, may hold the key to final victory.

This is a great little story. The Feedbooks version is the original from the pulp magazines. The story was later expanded and then turned… (more)