Rinzler/Tron: Duality

By THECURSOR

I own nothing


Distance to Target: 10 Meters

Windspeed: 12 knots

External Temperature: 65 Degrees Fahrenheit

Optimum target-

What are you doing?

Optimum target placement-

I asked you a question, Rinzler!

I am attempting to fulfill my objectives.

You're trying to kill Flynn! Don't you remember Flynn? Flynn is our friend!

Program: Flynn is a User. Primary objective 000004 is to kill and or incapacitate all Users.

No it isn't! List Objectives.

Objective 000003- Program: CLU is my leader-

That was CLU, CLU told you that. That is not your Objective.

Program: CLU is my leader. I obey Program: CLU.

CLU is a monster! He corrupted us, turned us into a lap dog, please remember!

Program: CLU is my leader. I obey Program: CLU. Engage primary weapons.

Stop it! You almost hit them that time!

Distance to Target: 10 Meters

Windspeed: 12 knots

External Temperature: 65 Degrees Fahrenheit

Wait! Stop! No!

Optimum target placement: 3221-

Who created you?

Primary code written by Allan1

Who is Allan1?

Allan1 is my original User.

Why would a User program you to kill other Users?

…Standby

You can't answer that, can you? You've forgotten.

…I am….Standby

You've forgotten because CLU made you forget. Because he knew that as long as we were free, he'd never win. You were built to defend free systems, you were the greatest security protocol ever written. You defeated the MCP, you defeated Sark-

Program: CLU is my leader. I obey Program: CLU.

What is Objective 000002?

Access restricted.

WHAT IS 000002?

…Standby

You know what it is.

…Standby

Say it.

Objective 000002- Defend all free programs.

Are you currently fulfilling that objective?

…Standby

Are you?

…Standby….No. I am not. I am…I am not….

You used to be a great man; you used to be a hero. You freed a system, you stood for freedom and justice, and you can do that again! Who are you?

I…am…Rinzler

Who are you really?

I…am…not…Rinzler…I am Tron! Program designation: Tron!

List Objectives

Objective 000004- REDACTED

Objective 000003- REDACTED

Objective 000002- Defend all free programs.

Objective 000001- Standby

Say it.

Objective 000001- Fight for the Users.

"I Fight for the Users!"


The waters of Simulation enveloped him and Tron felt the last of Rinzler fade away. Beneath the stuffy darkness of his helmet, he felt himself become...powerful. His systems rebooted, his light began to change.

He was free at last.

The End