Long before the destruction of Alderaan and even before the foundation of the Old Republic, there was an Empire ruling over the entire known galaxy. Through military might they enslaved all within their grasp and deatroyed who dared to rebel. This was the Rakatan Infinite Empire. The key to its domination over the galaxy and its downfall was the Star Forge. An ingenious tool of war that would outlast its creators and leave deep marks on the galaxy even twenty thousand years later.