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The Rimward Reaches

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First Things First
For purposes of this blog, galactic navigation is straightforward. Maps will be from a top-down view.  The upper edge is north, east is right, west is left, and the bottom edge is south.  Obviously, the galaxy is three dimensional, not all stars or empires exist in a single plane, and where this is useful to the discussion, we will introduce three-dimensional graphics.  However, most subjects dealing with galactic geography will be of a strategic nature. Because the majority of empires reside in the galactic plane, the top-down view is perfect for a strategic narrative, and so it is what we will use most of the time.

Western Regions of the Galaxy
   In the western regions of the galaxy, called the 'Rimward Reaches', there exist nearly seventy empires encompassing over 4 billion inhabited starsystems. They are the glittering shards of the ancient Radnian Empire, a predominantly human realm that governed the Five Galaxies during a time beyond remembering. But th…

Takamo Universe Books in Production

  • Dark Star by -- AR DeClerck
  • Decaying Orbit -- by AR DeClerck
  • Rhats Too! -- by Kerry Nietz
  • Strife's Cost -- by Steve Rzasa
  • The Last Run of the Ice Duchess -- by Shona Husk