Proactive or Reactive?
As the Thargoids continue to wreak havoc in the Pleiades, questions are being asked about the lack of an effective military response. Gianna Tachibana, an Imperial Senator based in the Achenar system, offered the following assessment to The Imperial Herald: “The Pleiades is at risk of becoming a no-go... Read more
New Technology from Aegis
Aegis has expanded its roster of anti-Thargoid technologies with a new device – the decontamination limpet. The device is specifically designed to counter the caustic properties of Thargoid missiles. In a statement, an Aegis spokesperson said: “As we know, the Thargoids’ enzyme missiles are particularly dangerous because of the... Read more
Galactic News: Authorities Urge Public Not to Panic
Following the devastating news that the Thargoids have attacked three starports in the Pleiades, authorities in the Taygeta system, home to one of the affected stations, have released the following statement: “Our priorities remain getting civilians to safety and securing the commodities we need to stabilise the starport. Independent... Read more
Galactic News: Galactic Leaders Condemn INRA
Following the discovery of further INRA outposts, Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval and Alliance Prime Minister Edmund Mahon have issued statements denouncing the now-defunct INRA. Speaking from the Imperial Palace on Capitol, Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval said: “What the INRA records underscore is that even when faced with dire threats, we cannot... Read more
Galactic News: Aegis Initiative off to a Promising Start
Reports from the Taygeta system indicate that Aegis’s new research programme is already bearing fruit. Professor Boden Tench, principal researcher at Titan’s Daughter, offered the following statement to Universal Scientist: “We’re currently focusing on the Thargoid Probes and Sensors, and we’ve already learned a great deal about the way... Read more
Galactic News: New Aegis Initiative
Aegis has announced plans to dramatically expand its research division with the creation of over twenty new laboratories, situated at starports across the galaxy. Professor Alba Tesreau, Aegis’s chief scientific advisor, gave the following statement to The Imperial Herald: “We must do everything we can to further our understanding... Read more
Galactic News: Fifth Aegis Campaign Concludes
An Aegis spokesperson has confirmed that its campaign in the Electra system has come to an end. The operation was designed to reduce the number of Thargoids operating in the system, and to gather Thargoid material for Aegis’s ongoing research and development programme. The spokesperson released the following statement:... Read more
Community Goal: Fifth Aegis Initiative
Aegis has announced a second military strike on a Thargoid-occupied system, following the success of Operation Andronicus. The operation will focus on Electra, where high concentrations of Thargoid vessels have been reported. Admiral Aden Tanner, Aegis’s chief military liaison, elaborated on the nature of the operation: “We have two... Read more
Galactic News: Galactic Authorities Call for Calm
As reports of Thargoid attacks continue to pour in, the galaxy’s leaders have issued statements urging the public to remain calm. In a missive released to a number of news feeds, Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval said: “It is true that the Thargoids represent a pertinent threat, but it is important... Read more
Galactic News: Taipan AX1 Announced
A spokesperson for Faulcon DeLacy has announced that the manufacturer has teamed up with Aegis to produce a new version of its popular fighter, the Taipan. The spokesperson confirmed that the development was a direct response to the rising Thargoid threat. Barr Winters, a Faulcon DeLacy engineer who worked... Read more