Series: Original anime, post-series.
Word Count: 90k+ for the total story; 6,709 this chapter.
Characters: A huge ensemble, focusing on Ed.
Summary: Alternative to Conqueror of Shamballa. An old enemy plunges Ed into the dark secrets of his new world, linked to the alchemy he thought lost to him—while in Amestris, Al faces a life-or-death choice. Will the nightmare Ed is drawn into provide the key to both their fates?
Warnings: Fantasy violence and blood.
( Chapter XI: Battle )
Chapters: I. II. III. IV. V. VI. VII. VIII. IX. X.