Fueled by its insatiable hunger for knowledge and power, the human race unlocked the key to the universe itself, and began to harness its limitless energy' But that energy came at a great cost' The humans didn't figure it out until the damage had already been done' The universe became unstable, phenomena that were supposed to be rare began surfacing everywhere, tearing the universe apart' Because the earth had become the focal point of the instabilities, it was the first planet to be destroyed' The survivors fled to the far reaches of the universe, where the instabilities were present, but still minor, and began to think of ways to reverse the disaster' But they couldn't reach an agreement' Factions formed and tensions mounted - so much was at stake' The result was a devastating war - begun with the goal of trying to save the universe - or what was left of it' War has never been a good means of saving anything, and this one was no different''' It was''' The Last World War' The...
This is an in progress screenshot of the newer
system, with zooming, scaling to full screen size
(instead of defaulting at 640x480), and strategic
markers for ships which are too small to see.