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Message for the Dead

Survive the Future.   As Legion Commander Keller attempts to coax the Republic and Black Fleet into a winner-take-all battle at the heart of the Galactic Core, Wraith uncovers secrets from Tyrus Rechs’s past. Determined to liberate his crew from the clutches of a dormant fleet controlled by a hostile AI, the soldier-turned-rogue comes face to face with the galaxy’s greatest threat. Meanwhile, Chhun and Kill Team Victory find themselves taking on new roles inside the Legion, and the fight for control of the Galactic Republic hits its zenith with the arrival of the malevolent Cybar.   Read on e-book […]

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Karen Traviss to write Galaxy’s Edge

The Galaxy’s Edge universe is expanding with the help of New York Times #1 Best Selling novelist Karen Traviss! Known for her Ringer and Wess’har series and novels in numerous blockbuster franchises, Traviss will pen a trilogy set in the early stages of Galaxy’s Edge history and lore. She promises to bring readers “memorable characters, mucky politics, and ordinary people rising to the challenge of extraordinary events.” Galaxy’s Edge co-creator Jason Anspach points out that it was the Galaxy’s Edge readership that made this unprecedented collaboration a possibility. “We’ve sold hundreds of thousands of books since the release of Legionnaire […]

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Researching the Legion

A lot of people asked how I made Legionnaire so realistic. Well, the answer lies somewhere between hours of casual interviews and chats with combat veterans and even more hours of reading or listening to a number of books. So starting with this email, I’ll share one of books I read to get that authentic feel for Legionnaire. Up first: House to House by David Bellavia I read this book and was blown away by Bellavia’s harrowing details, poignant observations, and breath-taking pace. It was this book that made me think, I want to write a war memoir from an […]

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John Spears

John Spears at Forge Tactical gets his Legionnaire On!

John Spears, a highly respected member of the Special Forces community, and a devotee of Scifi, (with one series in particular) conducted a recent training video wearing some Galaxy’s Edge swag. He, along with his partner Chappy, run one of the premiere Law Enforcement Training Companies specializing in everything from CQB to Tactical Sniper Support Enforcement skills.  Here he is in a training video sporting a Legionnaire PT shirt for the 131st. Forge Tactical’s Mission Statement Forge Tactical is focused on supporting the mission of our nation’s armed citizens, law enforcement officers and military professionals through evolved, realistic training.  For […]

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