- The members of the Cluster are technologically advanced and moderately powerful but expend so much of their energy in futile cold wars with the Imperium and the Florian League that their power is severely limited.
The maintenance of the stasis quo power structure while thwarting the encroachment of other governments and megacorporations.
Government & Law
The Cluster is ruled by a totalitarian government based on Strend (0505).
Military & Intelligence
The powerful Strend Navy is responsible for defending this realm.
History & Background
The Cluster was settled by an independent Solomani trader named Lucien Strend in the 800s. Strend and his followers were devotees of the ancient French culture from Terra. French is the official language of the cluster.
Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)
The Strand cluster (Marseilles, Paques, Allemagne, Sable des Etoiles, and Strend) was first explored and settled in the 800's by Lucien Strand, an independent trader and historian, proud of his heritage and fascinated with the early Terran culture of France.
- Ancient French is the common language on all worlds of the cluster, and many aspects of French culture are to be seen.