In the days and weeks after the change of government things could not look brighter for
the nation of Orb. Two new cities had gone up almost simultaneously with a third on its
way to complete the colonization of Orb territories underneath New Persia. Work forces
had been redeployed to build improvements around the new cities while making sure to
keep with natural beauty of Orb by not cutting down any of the forest areas unless it
was to build farms. Orb was also becoming a very wealthy nation, so much so that Orb
was able to increase tech research to 90% without having every city building up wealth.
Yet with all this improvement Orb was still lacking in real military strength. Though a large
army could be built in a very short time (thanks to the effort of the former
administration) Orb's Chief Rep John Peacecraft decided not to increase the military. "Orb
is a nation of peace which should never have need of any weapons of death", stated
Chief Rep Peacecraft to a local paper. He went on to say, "Though we are a nation of
peace we cannot turn a blind eye to those who wish to harm our way of life. This is why
the council has decided to push forward into researching the so called forbidden
technologies in the hope of creating new weapons to defend ourselves against any
Many citizens are both worried and hopeful as they look forward to the future.