Earth has exhausted its resources. Now equipped with advanced light speed enabled crafts, mankind can use the resources of the cosmos to expand further. Take to the heavens and mine the ore in the asteroids. This may seem like a simple task, however, you need to be wary. As with all new frontiers there are ones who take advantage of unprotected areas. These pirates are in all areas and they are looking for the thrill of the hunt and you as the prey.