However, Dragonstorm attacked the trio in an attempt to steal the gun without paying. Cardon and the VIP were killed.
Later, when Frederick Clyco was ambushed by Dragonstorm sympathizing guards in the Advanced Weapons Testing Room, he shot them at point-blank range. One survived the initial attack badly wounded, and Clyco shot him again, saying "This one's for Sam Cardon." (Survival of the Fittest)