Week in Review
Here are this week’s major stories. Independent pilots have engaged a previously unseen type of Thargoid vessel in both the Pleiades Nebula and the core systems. Admiral Aden Tanner, Aegis’s chief military liaison, confirmed that the new ship – classified as the Hydra – is a variant of the... Read more
Aegis Core Relocates to Sol
In May, a criminal organisation known as the Socho Gold Raiders assumed control of the Socho system, headquarters of Aegis Core. Since then the system has descended further into chaos, culminating in the loss of services at Dantec Enterprise due to Thargoid sensor-related interference. This in turn led to... Read more
Galaxy Reacts to Federal-Imperial Betrothal
There has been a range of reactions to news that Princess Aisling Duval and Federal Ambassador Jordan Rochester are to be married. A congratulatory message was sent from the Imperial Palace, but there has been no personal comment from Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval. News agencies on Capitol have reported rumours... Read more
Aegis Thargoid Report Causes Ripples
A recent report from Aegis, outlining the Thargoids’ history and their interactions with the Guardians, has elicited a wide range of responses. A brief statement was released by Federal President Zachary Hudson: “It is now clear that there is no reasoning with this alien menace. The Federation remains dedicated... Read more
The Guardians: The Galaxy Reacts
There has been a range of reactions to the discovery of new Guardian sites, and to Ram Tah’s development of Guardian-inspired technologies. Federal President Zachary Hudson said: “The Federation congratulates Ram Tah on his success. Anything that helps us defend our citizens from Thargoid aggression is welcome.” Imperial Admiral... Read more
Galactic Leaders Renew Appeals for Aid
Seventeen starports have now been attacked by the Thargoids, resulting in widespread destruction and loss of life. Many of these stations remain in a critical state, unable to offer essential services. In response, Federal President Zachary Hudson and Emperor Arissa Lavigny-Duval have issued fresh appeals for aid, imploring independent... 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: Federal Capital Ship Destroyed by Thargoids
Over the past few months, several reports have surfaced of Federal convoys coming under fire in the Maia system. While circumstantial evidence strongly suggested Thargoid involvement, the Federation declined to comment, saying only that the matter was “under investigation”. But fresh reports indicate that another attack, resulting in the... Read more
Community Goal: Pleiades Research Outpost
The recent revelation that the Thargoids have returned to human space has sent shockwaves through the galaxy. Some, such as Federal President Zachary Hudson, have reacted defensively, promising to protect humanity from what they believe is an aggressive alien race. More moderate voices have underscored the need for further... Read more
Freelance Report: Fragile Unity in Federal Congress
Following disturbing reports of attacks on Federal ships in the Pleiades Nebula, the partisan rancour that often characterises Federal Congress has faded into the background as both Republican and Liberal members of congress rally around President Zachary Hudson. Rumours that the attacks were perpetrated by the Thargoids abound, prompting... Read more