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On 5,19,2306 at 7:93 FHST ( Fen Habbanis standard time) the ISS Hueloctl III, a ship the size of a starbase, jumped into the Dimm system owned by the xenophobic Sirgogg Republican Colonies. The current Speaker of the Sirgogg, Odeateran, give the Black Heptarchy of Abekon an ultimatum: Withdraw the Juggernaut within 1 month or he will be forced to destroy the Hueloctl III by force.


Hello everyone. This is my 3th attempt at a Stellaris AAR. The other 2 never made it to completion but I feel that this one will. I decided to try a new format of AAR. While most cover I whole campaign, The March on to War will cover only a single month of the game. It will follow the story of the negotiations (which never happened in game) between the Sirgogg Republican Colonies and the Black Heptarchy of Abekon (me) at the Galactic senate. I would love any advice on my writing style and if anyone needs more information feel free to ask. I shall try to get the first chapter out by tomorrow.
 

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Alright, you've got my attention. I love AAR's that try to address concepts we don't see in-game.
 
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You have my attention as well.

Let us see these negotiations!
 
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First Sirgogg action: 8:32 FHST, 5-19 New

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Sirgogg diplomatic offices: Fen Habbanis (Location of the most populated planet in the galaxy and home of the Galactic Assembly ... I just couldn't resist the chance to make First League 2)

Odeateran sighes, “The Heptarch has gone too far. We must call for a meeting of the Galactic Senate.”
Odgibb, Sirgogg ambassador to the GS, “We can’t. The Pan-Galactic Security Partnership controls all 3 council seats. The Pirak Cartel holds the chair for the GA (General Assembly), the Heptarchy holds the chair for the CBWMD (Committee on the use of Biological and Weapons of Mass Destruction), and the Uv-Xantt Systems holds the chair for the GCEB (Galactic Cultural Economic Board). Any motion we make would be voted down.”
“The council doesn’t have veto powers. If we managed to get a unanimous vote from the GA we could still take some actions.” Odeateran said grumpily.
“Again, the PGSP is the issue. Either the Kudan Star Regime or Paradox Interactive would vote against us and we would have enough votes to push anything though. Our only hope is a meeting with one of the Heptarch’s ambassadors.”
Odeateran scoffs, “A meeting with one of the Heptarch’s ambassadors? I would rather request a meeting with Zanguar himself. No, we shall call for a meeting of the GS and you will make them withdraw the Hueloctl III. Do you understand me diplomat?”
Odgibb bows stiffly, “As you wish Speaker. A meeting of the GS will be called.”
 

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Alright, you've got my attention. I love AAR's that try to address concepts we don't see in-game.
As do I. Sadly I can never seem to find enough. That was one of the reasons I tried writing this one. If you have any good ones feel free to ping me.

You have my attention as well.

Let us see these negotiations!
Welcome HistoryDude! Yet another AAR we seem to both be watching.
 

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I also enjoy when people try new concepts. I'll be reading!
 
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Well, that is quite the conundrum...

Also, Paradox Interactive is an empire in space? Are they a megacorp?
 
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Well, that is quite the conundrum...

Also, Paradox Interactive is an empire in space? Are they a megacorp?
Paradox always have been. They just hide it well. And yes, they are indeed a megacorp.
 

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Oh, Paradox, why am I not surprised. They're probably selling "strategy training simulators" to wannabe admirals all over the Galaxy.
 
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Oh, Paradox, why am I not surprised. They're probably selling "strategy training simulators" to wannabe admirals all over the Galaxy.
They are militarists ....
 
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