Previous: Choose Your Own Alternate History! Redux
The year is 1965. The Cold War is at a hot point. America is tied up in the Vietnam War, sparking the hippie movement. Meanwhile, the Beatles have struck big in Europe and America. The Space Race is in full swing. The motivation to explore space is high, though if anyone knew what was out there, mankind would happily stay on Earth.
In July, Mariner 4 flew by Mars and discovered something shocking: a lone spacecraft of unknown origins flying toward the Red Planet. The craft impacted on Mars and exploded. Fingers pointed at the Russians, but the Russians denied the capability of this. Attempts to get to the craft began immediately. Little did humanity know they were stepping into affairs beyond them ...
But where do you fit in this galaxy?
- You are President of the United States
- You are a commoner in New York
- You are a General of the USSR
- You are Premier of the People's Republic of China
- You are a businessman in Taiwan
- You are a military genius fighting for the United States
- You are a citizen of the Dravimosian Empire
- You are a member of the Regentech Empire
- You are a member of the Azarath Empire
- You are a member of the Firstborn
- You are a member of the Mech Network
- You are a Drone of the Cyclarchy of Centria
- You are the King of the Meredian Consul
- You are a Warrior of the Promethean Empire
- You are a member of the Praetorian Empire
- You are a scientist of the Caborr State
- Many more to come...