At the latest since the attack of the Globuster Lord, the decision-makers of the Solar Union know that humanity is under the influence of unknown cosmic powers.
Scorge, a trader from the star system Gamma Draconis, proves to be a peaceful visitor. With a striking spaceship, whose design features are strikingly reminiscent of Mayan pyramid structures, he caused a sensation with his unconventional request for contact.
The Shwakan, who has extensive knowledge of the Milky Way and the surrounding star systems, is a helpful partner and ally.
In the meantime, investigations in Antarctica around the destroyed bastion of the Globuster Lord are progressing. In a crevasse deep beneath the perpetual ice, search teams are coming across an artefact that has been buried by the ice for many hundreds of thousands of years.
What the researchers find in a sarcophagus-like object excites them.