Coyote [Sylvester Santangelo]; Scorpio Rose [Rosa]; Coyote Woman [Natalia "Tally" Gianetti]; Coyote God [Coyotl]; Slash [Diana "Dunya" Rulitskaya]; Cthy'torkh (mentioned); Hashishin [Djinn [Tony Coyne]; Eva]; Ronald Reagan; Nancy Reagan (mentioned); interpreter (dies); Evgeny Kurbanov (mentioned); Shadow Cabinet [Yuri Vladimorovich Andropov (mentioned); Dark Cardinal; Mikhail Gorbachev; Halfdome [Quentin Hackett]; General Poltigov; Ronald Reagan clone (dies); Slash clones (die)]; Venusians [Zaraq (dies)]
Coyote, Scorpio Rose and Djinn work together to stop Gorbachev and the Shadow Cabinet from replacing Reagan with a clone. Scorpio Rose kills Zaraq and the Venusians. Halfdome accidentally shoots his own arm off trying to kill the "captured" Coyote God, who has tricked him with an illusion. Coyote, Slash and Coyote Woman decide to remain together as a threesome and Scorpio Rose, enjoying her new emotions, hooks up with Djinn.