It is the Age of the Empire. On Arcturus IV, a devastating plague is slowly wiping out the native population. A system wide quarantine has been put in place by the Galactic Empire.
Numerous factions have noticed the plague and are seeking to exploit the situation. The shipwrights of Arcturus IV are skilled in starfighter design.
In orbit around Corelia, the mercenary ship Lost Cause receives a job offer that could reshape the galaxy.. .