The Empire had just destroyed Alderaan. Vader, after years of training and preparation, believed it was now time to move against the Emperor. Vader made a surprise visit to Coruscant and rendezvoused with his Sith apprentice, Darth Caezar. They moved quickly and in an epic struggle with Palpatine, Vader emerged victorious as the new Emperor. Caezar became his second-in-command. Vader moved quickly to consolidate his power and legitimize his rule, winning the support of nearly the entire Empire through fear and admiration. He also won much support by personally leading his men into battle fearlessly and by taking an active role in running the day-to-day functions of the Empire, unlike Palpatine who had greatly isolated himself from the galaxy. He also continued the massive military buildup of the Empire. Due to this, many new people flocked to the Imperial cause signing up for the Imperial Military and Administration. The Empire was swarmed with patriots willing to lay down their lives for the Empire.
Mara Jade at first opposed the two but soon relented due to her love for Darth Caezar, and the two wed. Tarkin respected Vader enough to accept him as leader, knowing how powerful and intelligent Vader was. Vader, even though he took the throne by coup, was accepted as the legitimate Emperor - not by all however. The equally power hungry Dark Jedi Jerec, using the Dark Side and cunning, won support of some Imperial commanders and established his own evil Empire, named the Grand Imperium. He was joined by Zsinj, Kaine, and an assortment of other Imperials, including the Inquisitor Tremayne. He declared war on Vader and prepped his forces for battle.
The Rebel Alliance saw this new Imperial Civil War as an opportunity to keep the Imperials attention elsewhere and their forces divided. The few remaining Jedi still hoped for a restoration of the Old Order. Their hope and confidence boosted hugely, the Rebels were now ready to set up and dig in for this war of galactic liberation.
But other powers now saw their chance at galactic domination. With the Emperor gone, Prince Xizor could now duke it out with the Dark Lord for control. He began pooling all his resources into an all-out war with the Empire, although he retained his legal (and illegal) business operations, after all, the Black Sun was a crime syndicate. He was joined by the Dark Lord Darth Maul, who escaped Sidious' grasp and once more went into hiding, but now saw his chance for revenge. The Hutt Cartel once dominated the galaxy and with strong leadership and immense wealth from piracy, they could again. Thousands of years ago, the Mandalorians were the most feared warriors in the galaxy who fought glorious battles against the Jedi and Sith. They built a powerful empire of their own. Why not again? Could a new Mandalore reunite the scattered clans and roaming mercenaries into a professional and deadly Mandalorian force.
Many challenges lie ahead for the new Emperor. Even with an unmatched and loyal military, the task will be daunting. Can Vader reunite the fractured Empire while holding off Pirates, Rebels, and Mandalorians on multiple fronts? Can he preserve order in the inevitable chaos and return peace to the galaxy. Can he achieve the ancient Sith dream of total galactic control? Or will you try and restore so-called freedom to the galaxy as the Rebels or create your own empire as one of the other factions? This is Vader's New Order - Empire Surrounded!

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2 comments by DarthCaesar on Nov 6th, 2014

I know it has been a long time. I will do my best to finish the mod. Most everything is working but I have some models that need to be fixed up and maps. Custom battles still need to be done. But all the base content is in the game.

I wish I had more time to put into the mod but with college and other games and mods I can't devote a lot of time to the mod. It's a little more difficult because my team has disappeared on me completely. Not all the units I wanted added will be added, some have to be removed - mostly patch work is left.

So keep your heads up fans, hopefully this mod can be done in the next couple months.

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Jun 24, 2013 Singleplayer Map 2 comments

A map that will be featured in VNO and another upcoming mod. Free-release, just give me credit if you use it in a mod.



Jun 14, 2013 Singleplayer Map 1 comment

A map I made for a friend, who may feature it in his mod SGGW. It's free-release, just give me credit if you use it in a mod. A map of the toxic waste...



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A map for Ziost. Free-release just be sure to give credit where credit is due. Uses vanilla props and props from the RAW team who came up with amazing...

Vader's New Order Beta

Vader's New Order Beta

Jan 23, 2013 Demo 20 comments

Beta version of VNO. The beta is pretty much z3rox's mod with a few new additions with units an dplanets but not much else. It's just to get you interested...

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Giveaway412 Apr 23 2013, 10:21pm says:

Very nice. I am impressed. I did not know it was possible to include this many playable factions. I wish you luck with future modding endeavors.

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DarthCaesar Creator
DarthCaesar Apr 26 2013, 11:17pm replied:

Thanks. However I don't plan on making any more mods after this one. And yes hopefully when I reach beta testing stage the results of so many playable factions will turn up successful.

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DarthCaesar Creator
DarthCaesar Apr 19 2013, 3:22am says:

Am I the only on who legitimately thinks the Empire is the good side?

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Mister_Vogel Apr 27 2013, 6:41pm replied:

No,you are not.The Empire is way better than the Old,New republics and the Remnant.

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DarthCaesar Creator
DarthCaesar Apr 27 2013, 6:46pm replied:

Thank you sir haha.

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Xenophobia_Lord Apr 19 2013, 12:29pm replied:

Yes. They're awesome but they're still the bad guys.

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Tiberium_Exposure Apr 16 2013, 3:06am says:

can you get rid of the pirates ability to corrupt planets? or at the very least handicap it so it doesn't spread as quickly? it is a real hassle having to deal with that special sort of nut-check half-way through a GC match and then lose to wimpy pirate fleets due to drastic sabotage strikes. sure you may have made the Empire all powerful now, but that corruption **** still makes the pirates too OP to handle properly.

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DarthCaesar Creator
DarthCaesar Apr 21 2013, 11:25pm replied:

I don't know, I myslef enjoy the corruption because it makes me feel more like a real crime lord.

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Tiberium_Exposure Apr 28 2013, 5:42pm replied:

but it still makes them more powerful than the other 2 factions. now if you gave the empire an ability akin to that... like a dark force network with glowing red lines connecting the planets, and those planets cannot be corrupted unless captured.... it would be a great idea. it would balance out the playing field so that only the rebellion would be at fault. (if the glowing yellow corruption makes you feel like a real crime lord, then the glowing red lines connecting the planets should make you feel just like an emperor.) at the very least, please think on it, as it would help balance things out a little more between the empire and the consortium. to balance out the rebellion to this, just give them more ships? like a hijacked Republic fleet? (utilizing the same ability of the bastion 2nd fleet from the Legacy mod, One ship is brought in, then in sequence, other commendable ships "pop" in from hyperspace until you have a fleet of 10-12 ships at your command.) all for a population cost of 10. give the reb's a few of those and they will be a much harder opponent.

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DarthCaesar Creator
DarthCaesar Apr 30 2013, 7:20pm replied:

I have given everyone lots of new units, not just the empire.

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Tiberium_Exposure May 1 2013, 7:46pm replied:

just saying, it would balance it out even further since the consortium still has the greatest edge on the other two factions. its capability to corrupt planets and move massive fleets through territory uninterrupted is unmatched by anything you can add to this mod. if you were able to do something like that similar with the empire, it would provide a "balance" or a " equilibrium" of sorts.

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