Nothing is Futile

ESW Screaming VengeanceElysian Imperial Strike ForceElysium Star SystemOn Approach to Scylla Jump Point One hour after the gunboat strike "Have we restored communications with Tarquillian Glory yet?" Eyrie Commander Peres was looking over what remained of his strike force. Only two ships lost, but the gunboat squadrons had been savaged, cut to barely half of… Continue reading Nothing is Futile

Dying Tired

Strike Force GullClose orbit around Attica, Elysian Sovergenty Capital World "Launch is clean, He-Four-Six. Looking forward to seeing you home soon." "Affirmative, Andreev Boss. See you on the backside." "Alpf-Four-Six, this is He-Four-Six. We're in the slot. Showing all groups accounted." "He-Four-Six, this is Alpf. Confirm your spot." Managing even a small strike group was… Continue reading Dying Tired

… You die tired

dWS HassenHare-Class Reconnaissance DestroyerClose orbit around Attica, Elysian Sovereignty Capital WorldElysium Star SystemTwo days after 3rd Elysium Hunter Skory watched as the comm cut out abruptly, leaving him looking at the blank screen. Leaning back in his command chair, he thumbed through his comm menu before settling on his executive officer. "Godeke, I need a… Continue reading … You die tired

When you run…

dWS Hans Zollner Director Mk4-Class Heavy Cruiser Close orbit around Attica, Elysian Sovereignty Capital World Elysium Star System Two days after 3rd Elysium Junior PackMaster Phelan sipped a mug of pfen, watching the planet slowly turn beneath him. Three bloody battles. Four years. Tens of thousands of lives. A bloody price to be paid for… Continue reading When you run…

Not the dawn that we shall see…

------------------------------------------------------------------------ dWS Hans Zollner Director Mk4-Class Heavy Cruiser "-your drives. We're going in." Phelan cut the connection before looking back up at Mache. "General signal. All ships to advance. Panfilov will manage the small craft, so don't worry about them." "Understood. Communications, General signal: All ships advance, weapons free." Mache passed along the order, adding… Continue reading Not the dawn that we shall see…

The State Calls…

dWS Hans ZollnerDirector Mk4-Class Heavy CruiserElysium Star SystemDistant orbit around Attica, Elysian Sovereignty Capital World "Well, that certainly woke them up." Junior PackMaster Phelan watched as the tactical holographic table glowed, a bloom of small craft flying out from the planet in the centre of the display. More contacts lit up from behind Elysium's smaller… Continue reading The State Calls…

Make them Bleed

PDC Hellas, beneath the Palace of Eternal FlightPlanet Attica, Elysium Star SystemElysian Sovereignty Capital "Automated platforms detected! Drive systems just lit off!""Estimated drone count one zero zero zero. Repeat, one zero zero zero!""Flight time estimated three minutes!""Launch authority released!" The room descended into a cacophony of orders and status reports, individual words cutting through the… Continue reading Make them Bleed