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Star Wars Saga Edition | canon/story/feel = Original Trilogy (only)
[Tony] Pike - human scoundrel, former bounty hunter
[Adam] Ash - human soldier, former storm trooper
[Sheri] Jaylyn - human scout, pilot of transport The Verity
The Battle of Endor was not the resounding victory it might have first appeared. After the second Death Star was unexpectedly destroyed, the holding Imperial Fleet began to engage in earnest. Outgunned by a significant margin, the remaining Rebels were forced to flee.
The Emperor's death has created a power vacuum which many will try to fill. The Imperial Fleet now weilds a great deal of near-independent power, but the bureaucracy is failing even as rumors of an imperial successor begin to circulate. The Senate is attempting to reconvene, but they have little real power. De facto rule has fallen to regional governors, some of whom plan to remain autonomous, and, of course, there are other powerful entities and organizations that may be vying for a slice of the galaxy.
In many ways, matters are now worse...