Apped Roles for New Timeline
The Galactic Republic: The Republic is at the tail end of a devastating war with the Mandalorians. Only after barely achieving a pyrrhic victory in a reckless ground assault on Mandalore itself was a peace accord reached. The Jedi and Military are all but depleted, and the Republic systems are rocked by the toll of a decade spent at war. The citizens of the Republic now optimistically look forward to an age of peace and rebuilding. Apps required: The Chancellor and two Senators See HELP SENATORAPPS The Sith Empire Marching out from Korriban, the Sith have slowly draw the outer rim to their banner through promises of power, and when diplomacy wasn't enough, a show of strength. Little is known about the Empire in the mid-rim and core, much less its intentions beyond its established boundaries. All that is truly known is that an Emperor leads them, with the red-skinned Sith of Korriban as their heralds. Apps required: A Sith(Forcer) Emperor, a few racial Sith(Non-forcer) loyal to the throne. Engineering Clan Leaders Engineering clans will be, once again, found in neutral territory. We have no predefined names or situations, and look forward to hearing your ideas. Force Users: We are now accepting apps for both traditional Jedi and Sith of all ranks. Jedi will be required to be in the Republic clan. Sith are expected to be in the Sith Empire, with the master being expected to lead the Sith Empire. You have one guideline here: No Gray Jedi or unclanned forcers. Mercenary Clan Specifically, we are looking for a mercenary clan to rule a planet in a warlord style of rule, and not a government. We do not have any more guidelines other than that and are more than willing to work with players in coming to mutual agreement for the clan's place in the setting. Unique Characters Have an interesting concept for a race that you can't afford? Or maybe a race that is yet unseen on the race list? Send it in. We'd love to see what interesting concepts are dreamed up of.
New Timeline Announcement
We are now in the opening stages of requesting apps for the next timeline, scheduled to begin around the end of May/beginning of June. End of Timeline events are scheduled to start the first week of May, and it is our personal hope that all the events will be able to entertain everyone for a few weeks. Refer to Changes 1431 for more information on the roles being sought out. specifically. FAQ Q: What do you look for in an app? We look for goals, both what you have to achieve with the character and the character's IC goals. How will you contribute to the timeline with your app'd character? We are not nearly so focused on Description/History/Race/Class so much as the storyline you see the character creating or contributing to the mud. Q: Are we doing a player wipe? Yes! Q: Will all my characters receive points at pwipe? Unfortunately, no. However, there will plenty of opportunities in the EoT events for you to charge in to your death to gain your hard-earned character points. I encourage everyone to get involved in the events, take risks, and not suicide en mass meaninglessly lest you deprive the events of able participants! Q: What happens if you don't get the apps for specific roles? In these cases, the staff may approach players and suggest specific roles to them that we'd like them to take on. More information will be revealed as we get closer to the start date.
Coruscant Defenses Collapse
Despite General Gareth's attempts to rally the Republic Union after the grueling Kanz System battle that saw the Republic lose much of its command echelon. Many of the common soldiers and staff of the Republic have simply fled their posts, fearful for their lives and lack of hope. This state of affairs has left many of Coruscant's defenses severely weakened and undermanned. Gangs have started to become emboldened at this drop in manpower, and have begun terrorizing the underworld with more vigor. With the First Order eyeing what has been the seat of galactic power for centuries, it will surely not be long before they are able to make their move and claim the planet.
First Order Announces Renewed Hostilities, Heavy Union Losses
An older-looking human man with a graying red beard stands before the Alderaanian Royal Palace, flanked by the crimson banners of the First Order. He addresses the cameras and watching crowd in a familiar placid tone, Yesterday evening, a non-combatant employed by the First Order was lured into a trap and kidnapped by a Bounty Hunter in the employ of the Republic Union. First Order forces responded quickly to the scene and were able to track the Bounty Hunter's vessel to Coruscant. The man exhales heavily before resuming, The First Order's efforts to engage in negotiations with the Republic Union were rebuffed, the Union unwilling to discuss the return of the kidnapped individual, and further claiming that they felt no further need to abide by the peace agreement between our two governments because, in their view, they felt the First Order 'were going to break it anyway'. It being thoroughly demonstrated there would be no further purpose to continued negotiations, the First Order issued a declaration of war against the Republic Union at 23:41 Eastport time. The bearded man continues his address, the banners fluttering in the dawn breeze, Ships of the First Order Navy moved swiftly to attack Dac, while a ground team was inserted to the surface of Coruscant. The Union Fleet engaged in battle against the forces of the First Order over Dac and were defeated, with all hands lost, and no First Order casualties received. The strike team on the surface of Coruscant gained entry to the Republic Citadel, moving swiftly to rescue the captive, and engaging in battle against Union Forces while attempting to exfiltrate. Five Union personnel were slain in the fighting, including an individual confirmed to be Iroh Despir, with no First Order losses. Another pause. Negotiations regarding the future of the Republic Union are pending, and more information will be made public as the situation permits. The broadcast ends.