The Foretold kills its victims by draining their energy. It first moves them out of phase to synchronize with its own, a process which takes exactly sixty-six seconds. During this time the victim - and only the victim - can see and interact with it. Gus brought it on board the Orient Express, and forced experts, including the Doctor, to determine its secrets.
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|The Foretold A|
|The Foretold B|
|The Foretold (closeup)|