Season two of 12 Monkeys starts April 18 on Syfy, and it’s actually even weirder than season one. We’ve got a brand new exclusive video, featuring monologues by the women who command the opposing sides in this time war. And they hint at the true stakes of the conflict.

We’ve been watching the new season already, and we’ll have a spoiler-free review closer to April 18. For now, suffice to say, this show is going batshit insane, for real. And the stuff they’re talking about in the above featurette gives a pretty good hint as to the show’s new direction.