Salvation: ‘War’s End Within Reach’
The anonymous scientist Salvation has made a statement following his latest success against the Thargoids. The message was broadcast across all public channels: “This is Salvation. The deployment of my anti-xeno superweapons in the Didio, Novas and Sosong systems was highly effective, just as I anticipated. Billions of lives... Read more
Marlinist Colonies Gain Starports
Two new starports have been added to Marlinist systems, following a successful delivery initiative last month. The use of pre-built infrastructures and mass-produced components has allowed the orbital stations to be assembled rapidly. The starport names and locations are Fairfax Legacy in the Hyades Sector SU-C a14-1 system, and... Read more
An Interview with Zachary Rackham
Sol Today hosted an interview with the multi-billionaire Zachary Rackham, who is rumoured to be moving into politics. From his villa at Lake Rackham, overlooking Homeland’s famous Singing Geysers, the entrepreneur spoke at length on various topics. On the rise of his business empire: “The hard-working folk at Rackham... Read more
Thargoid Warpath May Threaten Marlinists
Voices in the Senate have argued that the Marlinist Colonies should have become an Imperial protectorate to shield them against the Thargoids. Senator Arturo Durant was quoted by The Imperial Herald: “The region containing the Marlinist Colonies sits relatively close to what is commonly regarded as Thargoid territory. A... Read more
The Sanderlyn Interviews (Part Two)
The journalist Jade Sanderlyn of Vox Galactica was recently invited to conduct rare public interviews with admirals of the three superpowers. This excerpt is from a conversation with Admiral Henry Paul Atherton of the Empire. Jade Sanderlyn: This is Jade Sanderlyn reporting for Vox Galactica. I am sitting with... Read more
The Sanderlyn Interviews (Part One)
The journalist Jade Sanderlyn of Vox Galactica was recently invited to conduct rare public interviews with admirals of the three superpowers. This excerpt is from a conversation with Admiral Henry Paul Atherton of the Empire. Jade Sanderlyn: This is Jade Sanderlyn reporting for Vox Galactica. I am sitting with... Read more
Marlinist Refugees Migrate from Alliance
Over two million ex-Imperial citizens who sought sanctuary with the Alliance are now being repatriated to the Marlinist Colonies. Ambassador Elijah Beck, head of the Alliance Office of Diplomatic Relations, announced: “Political refugees from Imperial systems have been arriving since late 3306, following the Empire’s crackdown on Marlinism. At... Read more
Arissa Accepts Marlinists’ Independence
Following a referendum by the Marlinist Colonies, Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval has formally recognised their autonomous status. Prime Consul Kayode Tau of the Marlinist Consulate reported on his latest meeting with the Emperor: “Her Majesty was clearly uncomfortable with the democratic way in which the ex-Imperial citizens in the colonies... Read more
Marlinists Reject Emperor’s Offer
A public referendum in the Marlinist Colonies has resulted in the majority voting to remain fully independent from the Empire. Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval had proposed to make the colony systems an Imperial protectorate in return for Marlinist allegiance to the Imperial throne. This would have permitted an autonomous government... Read more
Marlinists Hold Public Referendum
The population of the Marlinist Colonies will vote to accept or decline the offer to become an Imperial protectorate. Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval’s proposal aims to build links between the independent colony systems and the Empire, from where the Marlinists originally fled as political refugees in 3306. The Marlin Standard... Read more