For decades all of humanity had existed in a relative state of peace. The terrorists had been beaten back from their safe-havens within the United Planets Federation. The Crusaders had been all but defeated and contained. In this time of contentment almost all had forgotten about the threat from external forces unknown of many years past. That is until every thought and feeling of security is shattered when a powerful enemy emerges from the yet unexplored regions of the galaxy. An enemy hellbent on seeking retribution for crimes committed over a half century past. Thousands instantly perish. Worlds are quickly overrun. Humanity's line of defense is starting to crumble. Why now? What is their purpose and goal? Can the mightiest military force humanity had ever fielded stem the bleeding, repel the invasion, and protect its citizens? Gear up for the combat, the mystery and the adventure that is Con-Red.
Edit: 2nd Edition contains significant corrections and rewrites