Hello, everyone! I was thinking, since I don't update well (I have a stupid freshman project that's just killing me) I was wondering if people would like to receive emails when I update.

Wow, over a year! I think you would have been tired of this by now! Anyway, please continue!

Key: "Human and untranslated hybrid and Pokemon speech," "*Pokemon and Hybrid speech translated,*" * thinking * Present action.

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"Ow. . ." Nik groggily raised her head. She was outside the building, "How did I get out here?"

"*She's awake.*" Nik saw the shadow disappear into the darkness of the building.

Nik looked around franticly, "*Wait! Where are you? What-*" She sighed as she gave it up as a lost cause and backed away into the woods.

The sun rose as Nik made it back to camp. She walked to Kobra's tent and cleared her throat.

A groan was heard and a bleary Kobra opened the tent flap, "Don't normal people sleep at this hour?"

Nik wasted no words, "Permission to examine building west of here, sir."

"Building?" Kobra asked, "What building?"

"I went through the woods and found a building. It was some sort of lab."

"Your tales have become more and more insane, Nik. First a Suicune, now a lab in the middle of a swamp?"

"I just need a few people."

"Fine, Nik. If this won't satisfy your curiosity, nothing will."

"Sir." Nik turned on her heel and went to draft her recruits.

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"It's ten twenty-five, Miss Nekome," Grafe Shifter told her.

"Thank you Grafe," Nik looked at her team, "Samantha, Barry, Grafe, you're with me. Kani and Alex, you be lookout. Let's go."

The four Hybrids entered the building. They watched carefully for any shadows.

"Hey, Nik," Samantha pointed at a touch screen, "This one's still operational."

"Let's see." Nik moved over to it.

A small Marill appeared on screen with a voice over and speech bubble reading, "GOOD AFTERNOON! WELCOME TO THE KANTO LEGENDARY MUSEUM! I'M YOUR HOST, MARY!"

"So, this used to be a museum." Nik mused, "This is a children's computer."

"WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO LEARN ABOUT TODAY?" Mary moved over and three options appeared: Legendaries, Humans, and General Pokemon. Nik touched Legendaries.

"MOST OF THE KANTO LEGENDARY MUSEUM IS DEDICATED TO RESEARCHING LEGENDARIES. MUCH HAS BEEN FOUND ABOUT KANTO'S, BUT NOT AS MUCH ABOUT JOHTO'S. WHICH AREA'S LEGENDARIES WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT?" Kanto and Johto appeared as options. Nik chose Kanto.

"KANTO'S LEGENDARIES ARE COMPOSED OF THREE BIRD-LIKE, AND TWO CAT-LIKE POKEMON. THE BIRDS ARE:" Three choices were given and Nik chose: 'Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres.'

"VERY GOOD!" Mary said with computerized happiness. Nik rolled her eyes.

"MEW IS AN ANCIENT POKEMON. MEWTWO WAS EITHER MEW'S CHILD OR A BIOLOGICAL POKEMON MADE FROM MEW'S DNA. EITHER IS POSSIBLE AND THERE ARE SEVERAL THEORIES ABOUT THEIR ORIGIN. WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT KANTO'S PEOPLE?" Nik pressed 'Yes'.

"KANTO IS A VARIED BLEND OF ALL SORTS OF CULTURES. KANTO AND JOHTO ARE TWO ISLANDS OFF OF JAPAN," A map was pulled up, "KANTO HAS A PRIMARILY AMERICAN CULTURE, THOUGH WE USE JAPANESE CURRENCY. IT IS SAID THAT JOHTO IS MORE LIKE JAPAN THAN KANTO."

Nik saw something in the corner: 'Learn about project Itaria.' She pressed it.

Fine print came on, for which there was no voice over, 'Project Itaria is a project of two parts. The first is to see what separates Legendaries from normal Pokemon, the second is to see what biological differences humans and Pokemon have," The page went to a new page by itself, "We have started to make a human Legendary. Unlike Mewtwo, this Pokemon will be completely man made. We have dubbed it Itaria." The page flicked and changed.

"ITARIA LIVES ITARIA LIVES ITARIA LIVES" It repeated.

"What?" Nik scrambled away.

The small computer exploded. Smoke filled the room.

Barry got up first, "What happened?" he helped Samantha and Nik up.

"Itaria," Nik said, "The hunter's database said something about a project Itaria."

"Look, Nik, let's get out of here," Samantha looked around, "This place gives me the creeps."

Nik blew into her bangs, "I don't blame you. Let's go. We've learned a good deal."

The group of six wandered back through the forest. Nik lifted her head as a spark of light crossed her vision.

"What was that?" Nik asked.

Kani gritted his teeth, "Trouble."

The group raced back towards camp.