The creature she saw had two arms like a human, two legs like a human, and was wearing a black suit, but the rest of it was definitely not human. The shape of its head was similar to a horse's head. It had yellow, cat-like eyes, and there were six sharp claws on each hand. The creature was green with blue stripes on its face. Toshiko had seen plenty of aliens over the past few years, but none of them were as bizarre as this one.
"What are you?" Toshiko stared at the creature.
"We are Arthrads," The creature said in that same grating voice. Toshiko felt like she was going to get a headache from listening to it. She then heard footsteps right behind her. Turning around, she saw two more of these creatures. They were also wearing black suits.
"How do you know my name?" Toshiko asked, turning back towards the creature that answered her before.
"We actually know quite a lot about you and those colleagues of yours," the Arthrad replied, "We had a feeling one of you would turn up eventually.