New Trooper Ranks and Structure

I have decided to update the Trooper Order ranking system and structures to be more detailed and reflective of real world armies. Here is the current structure, pending changes. Ranks High Protector: First among equals of the Council-Generals. Makes final decision when consensus cannot be achieved. Council-General: A peerless general tasked with directing the grand […]

Shipborn Released

Shipborn has been released. Shipborn is the next installment in the Warpmancer Universe, my series of side-stories set in my expansive universe. Shipborn is a short-story, but is longer than Gangs of Galis. It follows Erryn Kolheim, a shipborn pilot, as she evades and takes on Pegg pirates. I enjoyed writing this short story, as […]

The Trooper Order: Governance and Bodies

“The basis of all Trooper power is that of security. The Troopers are not builders. They are not bureaucrats. They are soldiers. And like any enlightened military – they know better than intervening in the affairs of peace.” – High Protector Winston Mengel of Mars. The Trooper Order is not only a military, but also […]

The Trooper Order: Recruitment and Training

The Trooper Order, humanity’s protector and the sovereign government of Mars, is a military organisation founded in 3001 T.C by Colonel Utho von Rothhardt. Since its inception, the Troopers have acted as an army acting on behalf of all mankind. Its sovereign control over Mars, containing the largest human population in space, has allowed it […]