A ballerina who is on a train in the London Underground when a strange man releases a gas that has devastating effects right in front of her.
Dr. Kate McCarthy
The head medical officer at PASA (the Bureau of ParaHuman and Supernatural Affairs).
Commander Ian Thomas
Thomas was once in charge of Company C, the finest military unit at PASA, but a vampire attack lost him an arm. Since then, he's been in Scotland on disability pay, and has recently completed his physical therapy. He returns after the attack on London's Underground...
General Stuart Ambler
While still a Major in the Royal Air Force, Ambler was recruited for leadership in PASA. While PASA's origins date back to the Second World War, the bureau really became a force to be reckoned with during the Cold War between the NATO nations and the USSR. Since Ian Thomas left PASA, Ambler has had to delegate less and work more. That's about to change, however...
McKellan is PASA's second-in-command in the field since the absence of Ian Thomas. There were good reasons why everyone preferred Thomas to McKellen; PASA is about to be reminded what those reasons were...