War games ...
It was meant to be a soft mission, something to ease Doctor Daniel Jackson back into things after his time among the Ancients -- after all, what could possibly go wrong on a simple survey of ancient Chinese ruins? As it turns out, a whole lot.
After accidentally activating a Goa'uld transport ring, Daniel finds himself the prisoner of Lord Yu, the capricious Goa'uld System Lord. Meanwhile, SG-1's efforts to rescue their friend are hampered by a representative of the Chinese government with an agenda of his own to follow -- and a deep secret to hide.
But Colonel Jack O'Neill is in no mood for delay. He'll go to any lengths to get Daniel back -- even if it means ignoring protocol and taking matters into his own hands ...