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"An organization formed after the crash landing on Mira. BLADE is charged with a multitude of tasks, including securing food and water, planetary exploration, and keeping the peace in New LA. Its most important duty, however, is searching for the Lifehold.
As the organization was formed from the remains of the Coalition forces, most BLADE members have at least some amount of military experience."