History of New Japan"It was only 180 years after the Japanese had terraformed Mars that they cut contact with Earth. The stories brought by the traders who returned were not hopeful. Even the Earth born Japanese were expelled, or worse. Perhaps there was a certain prescience amongst the leaders of the new Meji empire, an anticipation of the storm that was about to be unleashed on Earth. Or maybe it was just the resurgence of the intense nationalism and cultural unity they had embraced in their attempt to master reality manifestation which caused the sudden and complete return to the self imposed isolation that had characterized their ancestors so many centuries before. Either way the stars would see whole turnings of the celestial disk before anything was heard from the red planet." -Excerpt from "A History of the Red Planet" by Luccio Orialla.
A history of the Last world.Some time in our future experiments in high energy physics begin to offer proof that consciousness manifests reality and that stories and propaganda shape not only peoples subjective experience of reality but change the structure of the underlying fabric of the universe. The implications are profound. Many governments invest great time and effort developing ever more sophisticated ways to influence the beliefs of their citizens. Hoping to harness the power of belief to give them a competitive edge over rival nations.Secret military research labs develop consciousness amplification devices for use as battlefield weapons. These Aegis suits are designed to be piloted by bio-engineered pilots supposedly devoid of personal goals. Interested only in following genetically programmed agendas and belief structures they are intended to warp reality in tactical combat situations giving the Aegis incredible speed and offensive/def