Meet Dirk Tolouse, maker of spare-part mechs so mismatched he calls them "shmechs." It's a branding thing. To build his schmech empire, Dirk borrowed money from Omeng Valenti, the crimelord of the town Break-My-Back. The time pay off that loan has come due, and Dirk isn't going to like Valenti's method of collecting. Written by Scott Sigler and Matt Wallace• Narrated by Scott Sigler • Produced by AB Kovacs• Engineered by Steve Riekeberg• Copyright 2019 by Empty Set Entertainment • Theme music by the band Amps & Volts Get the whole story without waiting at ScottSigler.com/thereef Get this episode from Scott’s site: scottsigler.com/podcast/the-reef-episode-3 Episode 3 of THE REEF is sponsored by our “Audible Free Trial” page at http://www.scottsigler.com/audible-free-trial. Get THE REEF for free as part of a no-risk, 30-day trial of the Audible service.