5. "RE: (pre-teaser) Upcoming Thing"
In response to message #4
>You may be underestimating the Fog's camouflage and/or ELINT >capabilities. :)
That's what I wasn't sure about- in the manga, none of the Mental Models who went ashore made it more than a few days before being discovered, but that was more because they chose cover identities slightly less effective then taking a bullhorn and shouting "HI I'M FROM THE FOG NICE TO MEET YOU".