The heroes of the 21st century became its greatest villains. Aberrants walked among the
like gods until they turned on the rest of us and brought the human race to the brink of
destruction. In the
we were forced to issue the Ultimatum: either they left or the destruction would be mutual. So they
before warning all of humanity "Your legacy is our future."
In the aftermath of the Aberrant War, a new world rose from the ashes. Technology
leaps and bounds as the world struggled to pull itself back together. With Earth in ruins, humanity
rest of the Solar System to provide the resources it needed. China moved its economy onto a platinum
forming the foundation of a new world economy. Everything started to settle out again.
Then, as promised, the Aberrants returned.
There is hope, though. New heroes are rising, gifted with extraordinary abilities of
These psions rise to defend humanity from the prodigal demons. And watching over it all is the Aeon
centuries-old organization dedicated to bringing humankind together under one simple credo:
Hope. Sacrifice. Unity.
Psions, the new heroes of humanity, are individuals gifted with extraordinary powers.
through one of the psionic Orders, a human being is triggered to access psionic abilities particular
order. One is not always closely tied to the order from which one originates; through Trinity and
organizations, Psions work for a variety of people, corporations and governments assisting in a
research, and other skilled ways. Additionally, the Orders participate in horse-trading programs
so that each of them have some representation of other abilities within their ranks. Each Order is
set up with
wildly differing ideologies and structures.
When the psions first revealed themselves to humanity, there were eight psionic Orders;
number has since been reduced to six. The surviving Orders each maintain control over a particular
aptitude and are headquartered in a different region.
- The Legions. They are the heroes in blue, universally loved throughout settled
Legions are a paramilitary order headquartered in Australia and formed with a singular purpose:
front line against the Aberrants. They trigger psychokinetics, individuals who possess the
telekinesis, cryokinesis, and pyrokinesis. They are divided up into seven legions, One through
respectively: Home Guard, Fortune's Knights (Mercenaries), Support Force One (Mostly
(somewhat sociopathic Aberrant haters), The Americas, Europe, and Phoenix Squadron (protects
- Orgotek, Headquartered in the New New York Arcology in the FSA, is the world's
metacorporation, producing everything from computers to cars. Their corporate training campus is
different than your average college, except with a lot more grounding strips to keep the sparks
given that they train Electrokinetics, or zappers. They control the EM spectrum ranging from the
electronic impulses, electronic devices and laser and hologram generation.
- The Ministry of Noetic Affairs, or Ministry, are headquartered in China as an
of the Chinese government. They are telepaths, possessing the gifts of being able to read,
thoughts, memories and emotions of other individuals. There are no emotionally unbalanced
Ministry, and crime is seen as disease as much as a doctor diagnoses an illness.
- The Nova Fôrça de Nacionales, or Norça for short, are an order
biokinetics also known as shifters. These are psions who can take the appearance of anyone they
alter and adapt their bodies to survive in any environment, and are nigh impossible to kill.
the drug cartels of South America, they still claim the continent as their home. Explaining
simple: Norça is Family. And Family looks out for Family, and looks after Family.
- Interplanetary School of Research and Advancement - or ISRA for short - are the
clairsentients are based on Luna at Olympus Base. They have abilities relating to sight and
natural investigators, projecting their senses beyond what is ordinary. Their visions don't
always relate to
past or present, sometimes glimpses of the future as well. They have a sense of knowing
what any ordinary person can hope to achieve no matter how much meditation they practice.
- The Æsculapian Order is an international medical network analogous to the Red
headquartered at the Montressor Clinic in Basel, Switzerland in the European Commonwealth. They
referred to as vitakinetics and concerns control and alteration of the functions of living
healing, blocking pain, anti-pathogen and body chemical balances.