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A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away....
It is a dark time for the galaxy. The following years after the conclusion of the Separation and Clones Wars saw the Galactic Republic fail to hold the galaxy together. From the pieces, the Empire has arisen. Emperor Palpatine with the full backing of the Jedi Order dissolved the Galactic Senate, and form a powerful central government. Imperial order is enforced, more often through force rather than not. The Jedi Order rebuilds itself from the Clone Wars and is obsessed with hunting Sith and fallen Jedi. It doesn't take long before Rebellion is brewing, but this time by led the Sith. The galaxy is once again on the brink of war.
The Rebellion grows in size and power by the day. With the charismatic Princess Leia, a self proclaimed Sith, many flock to the Rebel's cause. Bases are being established along the Outer Rim as training grounds the rebels. But all is not well...
The Jedi Inquisitors led by Anakin Skywalker have discovered the rebel base. Backed by the Imperial Fleet, the Master Inquisitor closes in on the planet and hopes to capture and crush the rebel forces...
Aztlan - Corania System, Outer Rim
The results of your mission confirmed the Rebel leaders suspicions that the Empire had found the Rebel base. Within the hour of delivering the news, contingency plans were in full swing, and evacuations begin in earnest. Transport ships had been staged for just such a contingency. Princess Leia herself was commanding the evacuation, ensuring sensitive data was either destroyed or secured. Others were busy digging in for a defensive action. They were no illusions of holding the base, but they would make the Empire bleed for it.
It was less than two days before the Imperial Fleet was detected in the in planetary system. Several transports had made it away before the fleet blockaded the planet, but the evacuation had been interrupted. A giant Ion cannon mounted in a crevice of the base's mounted would help see to it that other transports would make it away despite the blockade. The rock of the mountain and sets of the shield generators prevented outright bombardment of the base. The thick jungle outside and prepared defenses would delay any assault by ground troops.
It soon was evident that the Empire wouldn't be deterred. Orbital bombardment began and was accompanied by Imperial troops landing in the surrounding jungles. They plan to capture the base and any leaders they could get their hands on. Rumor had it that Skywalkers flagship had been ID'ed as one of the Star Destroyers. It seems the Inquisition had come calling as well.
As the four of your had performed well on your scouting mission, command kept you together. And as seeing it that you combat capable, you found yourselves part of the delaying defense of the base. With two of you lightsaber users, you were to be the counter to any Inquisitors that breached the lines. When the order came back to retreat, you would fall back and exit the base through an underground tunnel to a set of hidden transports. By this time, the hope is that the ion cannon will have disrupted the Fleet's blockade to slip away to hyperspace.
You were stationed in a command bunker set a few 100 yards from the defense lines as a reserve. The impacts of the bombardment on the shields and mountains could be felt reverberating through the bunker. Status reports and such from the officers manning the bunker are heard. There were two silver linings of the situation. The first was that the jungle was too thick to for anything bigger than the Empire's Scout Walker. The other was the constant rain of the planet's climate was playing havoc to Imperial troops just as much as it was yours.
From the overheard reports, the defensive shield and line was holding now. But scout walkers had been spotted coming up to the lines. Things were about to change...