I know you’re out there. I can feel you now. I know that you’re afraid … you’re afraid of us. You’re afraid of change.
In their zeal to fight the rising anomaly and upgrade the Agents that protected the system, the Machines made mistakes.
Battles with the freed minds of Zion, the rise of the Smith virus and the systemic anomaly that threatened the Matrix itself paled into insignificance once they realized that something far older and far more dangerous had been released from its digital prison.
The Blight threatened not only the denizens of the Matrix, but every sentient being on the planet.
Every decision has its repercussions.