Nilin has doubts about Edge’s agenda, but she forges on to answer her own questions about her past and potential future. The answers lay beneath La Bastille, in the rotten core. And there, Bad Request is also held prisoner, on the verge of reprogramming. Unfortunately nothing remains of who Bad was. Edge sends her after Doctor Quaid. He’s basically the evil, mad scientists carrying out all the research and converting leapers into obedient soldiers.