The Asakura Incident
The humanity, now divided found a new alien race: the Elohim. This is an almost ethereal race formed by pure energy stored in crystals that give a shape to their physical bodies.
The first contact with the Elohim was established in 545 by a commercial spaceship, the Asakura Space Conveyor, belonging to the Corporation. The strange form of the Elohim and their philosophy based on the permanence of energy and thus on the immortality of their race made some people think that they met authentic gods. For others these aliens turned out to be the same threat as the Skraldar. The Corporation believed the latter and sent their troops against the aliens.
Immediately there were people who switched over to the other side, who called the encounter with the Elohim the Asakura Revelation and became obedient servants of the aliens and were fighting for them.
Soon the war expanded as the Theocracy declared a Crusade against the Elohim accusing them of being Servants of Evil, and in 551 the Union of Colonies supported the rebellion on planet Damodara of the Corporation starting the war with it.
As the war was advancing, it was turning more and more cruel but the worst was yet to come …
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