What is the breaking point when there are no dreams left? For those outside the pristine city, poverty, war, and radiation sickness are all a reality in the postapocalyptic battle-worn Pacific territories. The child soldier Natsuki fights for her freedom in Shalany, trying to stop the advancing Jannai hordes. The refugee Toshiharu flees across the zone from the Atlantea Federation. Their stories show a glimmer of hope in a world at war. We find out where Blue got his name from and how he arrived at the Psi Faction. We learn how Kira from the Elite Military Installation became a clandestine psychic operative at the Psi Faction. Grydscaen: Dissonance tells the lost stories of the series. Dive into the sci-fi tech, noir cyberpunk anthology set in the dystopian world of Grydscaen. Whose side are you on?
Natsuya Uesugi is a systems analyst and has worked in the design of aerospace, semiconductor, and financial systems. With a master's degree in international management and a minor in Japanese, Natsuya has been around computers most of his life. He also studied animation and game design in art school, where he finalized the character designs and personalities for the main characters of Grydscaen. He enjoys skydiving, cosplay, anime, and writing poetry. He would like to make a graphic novel of Grydscaen someday.