Everyone has looked up at the night sky and wondered what arcane mysteries the distant stars hold. What secrets hide in the inky blackness of space? What are you supposed to do when one of those stars comes down to you? Who do you turn to for protection when your home is burning and your family is dead?
The slow but steady expansion of the Scinfaxi brought them into contact with dozens of other races, each one conquered and exterminated. These aliens soon took earth by surprise, invading every continent. It was in this darkest hour that what once divided humanity now brought it together, as the old prejudices were put aside and every free nation on Earth united against the alien aggressors; catapulting them into Space and beyond.