Politics

Powerplay Report – Cycle 242

Cycle 241 marked a significant change in the world of PowerPlay. Over the past few years, a large number of systems had used the significant bureaucratic inertia inherent in the Galactic Powers to leverage more Command Capital (CC) than their system populations merited. Other systems were able to avoid responsibilities,…
Sagittarius Eye
January 22, 3306
InvasionsThargoids

Front lines report

These are the latest developments in the Thargoid invasion.   Last week, the Thargoids launched a surprise attack in the Pleiades and Witch Head Nebula, damaging starports in several systems. This Incursion was beaten back quickly, with the first two systems being cleared within a day, and the rest in…
Sagittarius Eye
January 17, 3306
Politics

Powerplay Report – Cycle 241

Shadow President Felicia Winters is making an effort to reclaim territory lost at the end of her turmoil in cycle 235. Four systems were prepared with 62,000 down to 50,000 merits each by the end of the previous cycle; two being profitable and two weaponised against Imperial Powers. The consolidation…
Sagittarius Eye
January 11, 3306
InvasionsThargoids

Front lines report

These are the latest developments in the Thargoid invasion.   For six months, since the attack on Professor Palin’s old base in Maia, the Thargoid war front has been deathly silent, with no signs of Infestation or Incursion. This changed yesterday with the sudden attack on six systems across the…
Sagittarius Eye
January 10, 3306
Politics

Powerplay Report – Cycle 240

Dictator Yuri Grom’s unprofitable expansion to LTT 9810 failed, as his domain fell into a shallow turmoil. The expansion would have cost 59 Command Capital (CC) at maximum overheads and contested Grom’s Imperial allies Torval and Aisling for 28 and 20 CC respectively. Only one system has been put at…
Sagittarius Eye
January 6, 3306
Politics

Powerplay Report – Cycle 239

Shadow President Felicia Winters faces her fifth column again this cycle, as three of her four active expansions are lossmakers and threaten to dig a hole in her default balance worth 163 Command Capital (CC) at maximum overheads. The lossmakers are very difficult to oppose, requiring 4.37 to 5.79 times…
Sagittarius Eye
January 2, 3306
Politics

Powerplay Report – Cycle 237

CEO Li Yong-Rui’s Sirius forces returned to normal business with no further loss, retaining the two profitable systems that were in turmoil, with a significant net gain in profitability after a well-managed shedding of loss-making systems. After the excitement comes a calm, with no current expansion, and at the moment…
Sagittarius Eye
December 16, 3305

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