Spotlights on aspects of the Omniverse
When the First Pioneers set out to map the universe, the vast cosmic canvas was unknown and untamed. The early, intricately-inked charts presented by the Cartographers' Range were elaborate if empty, including only the planet Earth and a smattering of worlds comprising the star territory known as the Albion Reach. Elsewhere, vast swathes of blank ink drew the eye to the terrifying realms that lay beyond the hand and mind of Humanity.
Of these uncharted cosmic depths, it was said this: Here there be monsters.
With the Conquest of 1822 by the British Empire, new life came to Vorgak 3 from across the stars. As the war machines of the Space Navy withdrew, great Colonarks descended on the smoking seminary fields, ready to plant new seeds into the planet's fertile soil. However, the Vorgak Spore Cradle was already teeming with native organisms, remaining hale and hardy even while the Vorgak themselves floated through the desolations of deep space....