The Maitre Wars

By Virginia Carraway Stark and Tony Stark     The Maitre invasion is officially listed as starting in 2023 when the presence of The Maitre on Old Earth was announced but the actual invasion started many, many years before that. The invasion was a subtle affair and while widely acknowledged Continue Reading

Susu Frid’s Egyptian Asteroid

In this latest submission to our short story contest for GAF Mainframe, we see a behind-the-scenes snippet of Susu Frid and Private Puff’s adventures on Arkello 2. This story takes place in the middle of the action-packed events chronicled in The Arkellan Treaty, available later this year from StarkLight Press. Continue Reading

Dukh Project

  Also known as The Spiriters, The Dukes of Doom All of the aforementioned are pop culture references to an above top secret group said to abduct and study citizens of the GAGA who are subject to extreme psi-oriented alterations to their genetic code. It has been long recognized on Continue Reading

Andrew Pierce

The head of the Department of First Contact (DFC), and Old Earth organization. This holdover from the days when Earth was a separate entity from the rest of the galaxy was created by a group of North American scientists prior to first contact by the Telamer. Andrew Pierce currently runs Continue Reading

Galactic Armed Forces Starship Classes and Classification System

“Having the classes of ships explained to me was a blur until I was actually taken into orbit and saw them in the shipyard. I had absolutely no reality on the size of them- even the smallest were monsters when seen in a fleet! The SpaceCruisers, described as ‘instant war’ Continue Reading

New GAF Writing Prompt #1

  GAF Mainframe would like to announce the first of its writing prompts for aspiring GAF staff writers, existing writers and general fans. We’ve had a lot of new interest in the GAF universe lately, but with people like Anne Rice and other avaricious authors out there who frown on Continue Reading

Lieutenant Wheaton, Sasha

  Sasha Wheaton was a fourth generation native of Dalton, a Second Tier resource planet in the Gamma Sector of the GAGA. Lt. Wheaton joined the Galactic Armed Forces at the age of seventeen, signing up at the Dalton Divide Station. Following an unremarkable series of postings, Lt. Wheaton was Continue Reading

Bluestone Maenad

Bluestone Maenad Although widely regarded as an urban legend, the disturbing psychological ruination of Sylvia ______ was all too real. Many dramatizations of the story, including the popular movie, ‘The Devil Made Me Do It’, include drastic variations of the story and portray Sylvia murdering people and resorting to cannibalism Continue Reading

Alpha Quadrant

The Alpha quadrant is where some of the most expensive realestate in the GAGA can be found. The Telamar planets and Brandenburg both exist in this section of the galaxy, along with Victorinus Wrought’s private asteroid. It is the original home of the GAGA and still home to its headquarters Continue Reading

Excellent New GAF Art from Robert Marquiss

Here’s a brilliant new futurescape from Robert Marquiss, media producer and winner of StarkLight Press’ second short story contest. Feast your eyes on his excellent graphics of the world of the GAF- sponsored by Wrought Industries.