The Hopestead Herald 1.2

the news . . . reconsidered
by 11yana

While the Cerulean Clouds Ore Depot cries out to KTRI of its chilling contents as a result of Edgar Reece Industries’ (E.R.I.) latest community outreach endeavor, Mining Madness Mondays, Octavius Core bulges with biomass from the economic gauntlet thrown down by Optimus clanlord.

I managed to get a candid interview with one of clanlord’s underlings, the mining drone of -=DSRG=- assigned to Octavius Core, who revealed their operating territory and methods:

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Aeghwhyn Selected for 120AT Phalera Maxima Award

by Yaz Shanndar

(Octavius Core Station)  Pilot Aeghwhyn, the founder of squad Independence, has been selected as this year’s Phalera Maxima Award winner.  This award, which is in just its second year, is Phalera Maximavoted upon by the citizens of Octavius.  Last year’s winner was ClanlordAeghwhyn won this year receiving 40% of the vote.  Other significant vote-getters included Algore, Amananthy and _RAZAAR_.

“There seemed to be a bit of confusion this year,” said one official responsible for tabulating the votes.  “We had people voting twice, we had non-Octs voting and we had votes cast after the deadline.  But whether you counted just the qualifying votes or counted all of the votes, Aeghwhyn was the winner either way — so there’s no disputing the result.”

Congratulations, Aeghwhyn!

Octavius Feast of the Fallen Begins on 120.5.22

UUNN Newswire

(Cinatus) Cinatus will once again host this year’s Feast of the Fallen holiday, which runs from 120.5.22 through 120.5.24.  Although this year’s space-based activities will be  limited, Emperor Cineon will lead the Recitation of Heroes in Outpost Station sector once again.

Day of Remembering – 120.5.22

At 16:00 UTC Emperor Cineon will lead the Recitation of Heroes  outside Oupost Station where the name of an Octavius warrior or hero from the past is called out aloud and the hero’s accomplishments and victories are recalled. Cineon has asked the citizens of Octavius to submit their own remembrances for him to announce publicly.

Day of Battle – 120.5.23

The Bleeding Skies — All Octavius is called upon to tune beacons RED across Octavius — and throughout all space — for the entire day.

Members of the lesser factions are welcome to challenge those actions.

Day of Feasting – 120.5.24

All are urged to enjoy to good company of family and friends to celebrate Heroes past, present, and future.

Phalera MaximaCitizens of Octavius are also URGED to cast their vote for the Phalera Maxima — to recognize and award our heroes.

Phalera Maxima Voting Opens

UUNN Newswire

(UUNN HQ)  Octavius has announced that the voting for the Phalera Maxima award has opened.  All citizens of Octavius are eligible to recognize heroes past or present.Voting Phalera Maximawill be open through the upcoming Feast of the Fallen, which ends on 120.5.24.

Citizens may vote for any Oct pilot on the Pilot Roster except for last year’s awardee –  Clanlord – since this exclusive medal may only be awarded to a pilot once.

All Octavius citizens are strongly encouraged to vote: HERE

Octavius Opens Voting for New Award

UUNN Newswire

Phalera MaximaOctavius has decided to unveil a new award — the Phalera Maxima — to give its citizens a chance to recognize heroes past or present.   Similar to the Solrain Hall of Fame and Quantar Shair Assad awards, voting is limited — in this case to Citizens of Octavius.  Voting will be open through the upcoming Feast of the Fallen, which ends on 119.5.26.

Citizens are strongly encouraged to vote HERE.