''Reeling after its defeat in the [[Battle of Hudrel]], the [[Golden Empire]] struggles to remain alive as the [[Tetrarchy of Mezlagob]] encroaches on its territory. The Empire's tactical masterminds, [[Tariun Sakaros]] and [[Keltrayu]], convince [[Sovereign of the Golden Empire|Queen]] [[Rin Sakaros]] to commit to a “do-or-die” assault on the fortress world of [[Tizgo V]]. But as the battle unfolds, the Empire will be pushed to the brink of catastrophe, and victory will require the ultimate sacrifice.''
A Force-powered leap took him over the heads of his soldiers and to Keltrayu's side. Looking out over the battlefield, Tariun's eyes narrowed as he tried to make sense of the flashes of light and smoke, the pillars of dust from collapsed droids and cannonade impacts. The Tetrarchy forces were still flooding to relieve the beleaguered right flank they had just deserted; to the left, Tariun imagined he could see Aquila Corcer's flashing blade, though the Force might have just been filling in the gaps for his eyes. Ahead, the enemy had split almost down the middle. For a moment the Sith Lord thought they were just abandoning the center altogether and dividing to outflank Rin's army.
And then he saw what was coming up the middle to take their place.
Saw the hated, ten-meter tall frame. The point-defense laser cannons, just waiting for ground troops to draw close. And the neon ring around its center, glowing faintly now but brightening with every passing second as it flooded its discharge plates with power in preparation for the coming slaughter.
A shock tank.
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The Fall of Keltrayu was nearly a year in the writing; after finishing Chapter One and the first bit of Chapter Two, Sakaros redirected his attention to completing the other articles related to the Golden Empire. It was finally completed on August 17th, 2013.