Affirming his loyalty to the Desert Dancers, Mercurian prince Kemal Gavilan struggles to secure his planet's future by overcoming jis family's treachery and solving his father's murder. But he must save the inner planets as well. RAM has its own solar laser and is looking Mercury's way. The Dancers must decide if they'll give up their art for peace. Set in the conceivable twenty-fifth century world of Buck Rogers, MATRIX CUBED is written by Britton Bloom, a contributor to AMAZING Stories, Fantastic Stories, and Issaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine.