The Verge Bleeds
KEEP YOUR FRIENDS CLOSE – AND YOUR WEAPON CLOSER
The “civilized” sectors of space have finally bothered to make contact with the spinward Verge – an abandoned sector of colonists and strange aliens that has been cut-off from galactic civilization for nearly 100 years. Unwilling to reunite with society at large, an insurrection against the bureaucratically onerous Galactic Concord has thrown the region into chaos.
…And that’s exactly why your crew ran here. Safer for criminals than the core worlds, and full of opportunity. War and isolation has made the Verge a ripe, low hanging fruit for the taking.
It’s the keeping that’s another matter entirely…