Kolonie 85: Die Verschwörung (The Conspiracy) is the sequel to the science fiction novel Kolonie 85: Der Aufbruch. (The Departure) In 4 episodes, a story is told that puts the heroes in an extremely dangerous situation.
At the beginning of the story in the year 2244 an assassination took place in the Geneva Congress Centre. The representatives of the Earth’s governments, together with the space agency ESC and the interplanetary Union, were to negotiate joint trade and defence plans. But all hopes are dashed into three large columns of smoke when the Congress Centre is blown up.
A supposed culprit is quickly identified and the hunt begins. Michael Barnetti, civilian commander of the spaceship Voyager, which flew to Proxima Centauri b years before, faces a situation that threatens not only his own life.