Marlinist Refugees Flee to the Federation
The Empire has formally demanded that the Federation extradites all Marlinist political refugees that have fled into their space. Hundreds of thousands of believers in the republican ideology evacuated their homes following anti-terrorism lockdowns. The Imperial blockade in Ackwada prevented ten megaships from escaping, but others carrying huge numbers... Read more
Rare Goods Delivered for Harold Duval’s Memorial Ceremony
*Pilots Federation ALERT: For the attention of all Commanders* Memorial preparations complete. A request by the Empire to honour the passing of Prince Harold Duval with rare items has received an impressive response, earning the gratitude of the Imperial Family. Shipments of Ngadandari Fire Opals, Esuseku Caviar, Lavian Brandy... Read more
Death of a Duval
Imperial news sources have confirmed that Prince Harold Duval was assassinated by NMLA terrorists while travelling incognito to the Cemiess system. Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval broadcast this address: “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Prince Harold. A state funeral at the Hall of... Read more
State Funeral Held for Prince Harold Duval
*Pilots Federation ALERT: For the attention of all Commanders* Rare commodities required by the Empire in the Baal system. The state funeral of Prince Harold Duval has begun on Capitol. An official week of mourning has been declared throughout the Empire. Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval opened the ceremony, delivering a... Read more
Obituary: Prince Harold Duval
The Imperial Herald has published an obituary of Prince Harold Duval, who was assassinated by NMLA terrorists. “Born in 3230 to Emperor Hengist, Harold Duval reacted against his father’s puritan lifestyle by filling his days with partying and debauchery, becoming the black sheep of the Duval family.” “It was... Read more
Prince Harold Duval Assassinated
Prince Harold Duval is dead after a targeted assassination attempt by the Neo-Marlinist Liberation Army. The Empire has imposed a media blackout on these events, and no official statement has been made. However, independent journalist Gwendolyn Nash published this on-the-scene report for Vox Galactica: “From interviewing multiple sources, we... Read more
Terrorist Attacks on Imperial Starports
*Pilots Federation ALERT: For the attention of all Commanders* The Empire has broadcast this message across its emergency channels: “There have been multiple explosions within Mackenzie Relay station, in Princess Aisling Duval’s home system of Cemiess. NMLA terrorists have claimed responsibility.” “In coordinated attacks they have also struck at... Read more
Week in Review
Here are this week’s main stories. The Thargoids have returned to the Pleiades Nebula in significant numbers, leading to speculation that they are looking to reassert themselves in their original nexus. The threat to the Palin Research Centre has led to the evacuation of Professor Palin and his staff.... Read more
Unchain Purchases Imperial Slaves
The anti-slavery charity Unchain has officially purchased the 4,000 Imperial slaves who were forcibly freed on Eotienses A 3. Princess Aisling Duval, the charity’s patron, gave the following statement to the press: “The contracts of all those liberated against their will have been acquired by Unchain. They will be... Read more
Week in Review
Here are this week’s main stories. Princess Aisling Duval, patron of the anti-slavery charity Unchain, has criticised activist group Autonomy for freeing thousands of slaves on Eotienses A 3. While sympathising with leader Garrett Kline’s motives, Duval condemned the lack of proper care or long-term consideration for the newly... Read more