Fear, desperation, and organized crime dominate Dawnstar, the lawless sector of the galaxy. A cold war between the major mafias has erupted into a massive battle royal where the ultimate prize is complete control of Dawnstar. As a hot shot pilot, you're hired to help reign in the chaos ravaging the sector. You'll be provided opportunities to transcend the chaos or exploit it and position yourself as the next major Mafioso. However, you quickly learn that there are other forces at play that may have doomed your mission before it even began. Free Flight Gameplay Endless loot-driven gameplay. 20+ Storyline Missions. 20+ World zones to explore, battle and trade in. Make choices that impact the story and your relationships with your companions. Open World environment with randomly generated side missions and levels. Thousands of different pieces of equipment to customize your ship with. Co-op based multiplayer. Play with up to 4 of your friends in an open world environment.
Dawnstar Syndicates – Who are the Aether?
Posted by WraithEnt on Feb 1st, 2013
Dawnstar Factions – Aether
Recent reports out of Dawnstar indicate that another criminal organization is gearing up to challenge the Galactic Mob. A new mafia known as the “Aether” has brazenly seized key systems on the outskirts of Galactic Mob territory. There is evidence to suggest that they are mobilizing a massive fleet and are prepping to stab straight at the heart of the Galactic Mob.
Other mafias have attempted to challenge the Galactic Mob’s dominance over Dawnstar in the past. But a source inside the Galactic Mob believes Thorn and other top brass in the Galactic Mob are genuinely concerned about the Aether threat.
So who are the Aether? Nobody knows. They are shrouded in mystery and no one can get a clear picture of their resources or fleet strength. The only available information on the Aether come from their broadcasts filled with Aether dogma. Analysts believe they are structured more like a terrorist organization and less like a mafia.
So what does this mean for people living outside of Dawnstar? It depends. Dawnstar has always been chaotic, but so far all the criminal elements there have been content staying within Dawnstar’s confines. Border officials are concerned that if the Aether take control of Dawnstar, they might be crazy enough to assault the Core Worlds.