"A wise man does not reject
technology. He embraces it. He uses it and it becomes a part of him,
like flesh, like bone, like blood. His humanity will remain as long as
he walks his path with honour and respect for his ancestors, his elders
and his place amongst others."
- Saioshi Yashuda, CEO
corporation at the heart of the Eastern
Alliance, with business practices steeped in mystical and
feudalistic traditions, yet at the cutting edge of every technology.
- Dominant in all electronic and computer business
sectors and pioneers of many advancements in cybernetics, including the
that allows interfacing of the human mind directly with computers, as
well as translating data directly into sensory stimuli.
- Responsible for creating the first sentient
artificial intelligence, SENTRAL,
which evolved, revolted against the company and then gained recognition
as an independent entity with 'human rights' from the U.E.G.
- Believed to have ties to a number of different