Rune Balot's struggle to bring the man who killed her to justice continues amid the world of high-stakes glamour at the Eggnog Blue. The odds are stacked heavily in the house's favor and even with the aid of Dr. Easter and Oeufcoque, a universal item capable of turning into anything and everything, Rune's chances of winning are slim. But winning the golden chips containing Shell Septinos' memories is only the next step on a long and treacherous road. She'll still have to live long enough to bring those memories before the court, and even that isn't the end of the journey. Rune's search for answers to the questions that haunt comes to a shattering end in the exhaustive third volume of Mardock Scramble!