ARANEA: He entered what is called a dead session. ARANEA: This qualifies as 8oth a null and void session, 8ut is even less than either of those. Compared to a typical session, it is almost unrecogniza8le. ARANEA: 8efore the game 8egins, Skaia is 8lotted out with a dark layer of clouds. Its light is extinguished for good. ARANEA: There is no planet w8ting for the player in the medium. ARANEA: So instead, he 8rought it with him.