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  • Welcome to your campaign!

    Weak governments are forced to sign the most abusive of trade treaties. The megacorps are the sole authority to police trade, industrial espionage, corporate currency manipulation, intellectual property, corporate labor practices, and environmental usage. …

  • The Great War!

    A visiting aristocrat is assassinated by a rebel separatist in the hosting vassal which sets off a diplomatic crisis. Entangled international alliances formed by aristocratic marriages over the previous decades are invoked. Within weeks, the major powers …

  • Space Race

    SpaceX begins the exploitation of space by developing a new breed of rocket and reentry vehicle. Other corporations rush to keep SpaceX from gaining a monopoly. Small laboratories, along with communication and tracking satellites make their way into orbit …

  • Magic Arrives

    The first overt signs of magic’s return come when roughly 10% of the world’s population turns into things: orcs, elves, dwarves, and trolls. While scientists are quick to determine that genetically no change has occurred, the public is less convinced. …

  • Balkanization

    As corporations grow in power and independence, the authority of many central governments deteriorates. Some countries actually break up, with different megacorps typically gaining a major say in how the new "states" are run.

  • Rise of Genetic Engineering

    Away with the old simple breeding techniques that have been used for thousands of years: genes can now be customized. True; it will take a while for all the bugs to be ironed out -- what each gene actually *does* is not fully understood. But more and more …

  • Revenge, Reconstruction, and Eugenics

    As Europe rebuilds, it relentlessly punishes Germany for the loss of the aristocracy, their colonies, their empires, and the emergence of the United States as a major world power. Even the victors punish themselves with repressive puritanical laws, and …

  • Recent Past

    Instead of an "Arab Spring", this world experienced a corporate expansion and a contraction of civil rights. [[Japanese Demographics | Japanese Demographics]] [[ReserveCorp Formed | ReserveCorp Formed]] [[Waste Management Armies | Waste Management …

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