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HxH: in The War of the Worlds

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“No-one would have believed, in the last years of the nineteenth century, that human affairs were being watched from the timeless worlds of space. No-one could have dreamed that we were being scrutinized, as someone with a microscope studies creatures that swarm and multiply in a drop of water. Few men even considered the possibility of life on other planets. And yet, across the gulf of space, minds immeasurably superior to ours regarded this earth with envious eyes, and slowly and surely, they drew their plans against us…”

Jeff Wayne – The War of the Worlds

Chapter 1 


" Come on Gon! we'll miss the movie!" The 14 year old you jumped up and down in excitement almost going as far as to boost your friend from behind.
a large friendly hand ruffled your hair with a chuckle. " Calm down there Kiddo" your friend Leorio said.
" The movie won't start for another 15 min " Kurapika chimed in " there is enough time to stop for something to eat and drink first".
you pout your cheeks puffed like a hamster you looked down sulking " It's pretty sad Killua, Alluka and Kalluto couldn't make it..." 

" Yeah.." Gon nodded "But i bet their having a great time on the family vacation!" you nodded. the lot of you lived in the same complex for the longest of time, Leorio being the oldest in the group only 19 followed by Kurapika 17 then you 14 followed by Gon and Killua at 13. Alluka and Kalluto was Killuas younger siblings whom often tagged along.
However this year Killuas family had traveled to an island somewhere for the ultimate family bonding. ( for the sake of the plot the Zoldyck family ain't that messed up Kay?) 
So you, Gon, Leorio and Kurapika where left to hold the fort. Today you and Gon had successfully pried your older friends away from their mountain stack of homework to go out and play. Crossing the street you hugged onto Gon's arm making the boy blush and look the other way. 

Gon had moved to the city two years ago as a live in with Leorio who was studying to be a doctor, Gon used to live with his aunt prior but got here on a athlete scholarship.
you Got to know him and Killua through Kurapika who knew Leorio. Kurapika and you lived in the same foster care home and are pretty much like siblings though he lives on his own now you often visit him since your current family is rather negligent and only keeps you for the money, not tha they are abusive or nothing of the sort.
They leave you be and you leave them be. 

Anyway back to movie! you stop your inner monologue and you all enter a 7 eleven to get some snacks and drinks when something outside catches your attention.
you slowly walks up to the window and watches as a walking pod with three long legs rises up, towering over the entire block.
you silently watch as it walks right ahead crashing buildings, tossing cars and shooting a white-bluish beam in various directions making you dropp the bag of chips and soda onto the floor gathering Gon's attention.

" (Y/N)-chan? what's wrong?" he walks up to you just as you start backing up into his chest shaking, your trembling hand pointing at the scene outside "G...Go...Gon!?" you whisper in panic. looking at where you pointed his eyes grew in size and he dropped his stuff too however instead he grabbed your arm and pulled you away from the window.
" Kurapika!! Leorio!!" Kurapika and Leorio popped out from the comic section with a confused stare until they saw what was outside the store and gaped " WTF!?" 

"We need to leave now!" Gon ushered and with no further delay the four of you rushed from the store trying to outrun the surreal nightmare now unfolding behind you.
after crossing a few blocks Leorio found a car and Kurapika hurriedly pulled you and Gon into the backseat before hoisting himself into the front seat.
" Leorio! Go! GO!" 

The car kicked into gear and quickly zoomed out of the district,
"what the hell was that!?" Leorio cried out.
"I don't know! but were not going back to ask!" Kurapika stressed. "where are you going!?!" 
Leorio turned away from the highway into different allies and tunnels " out from the city, The highway will most likely be overcrowded by now".
" agreed....turn left at the next street then cross the next bridge, There will be various old industrial parks but it's next to a old timber track." 

  While the males opted four the best route out you where in the backseat curled up into a ball looking behind you. Gon noticed you and pulled you back down, you hugged him close pressing your face into his chest whimpering "what..what will happen now?" you asked. Gon looked at Leorio and Kurapika who both had grim faces, Gon rubbed your back trying to sooth you " we'll get somewhere safe, then we'll figure it out....we have to."