When billionaires control the space program, where does that leave the rest of us? Welcome to a world where the 1% control space industry, as well as access to the Final Frontier. The so-called Four Horsemen are very good at getting things done – their way, and for their own purposes. But those purposes do not align, and other players – from governments to churches to criminal organizations – have their own ideas about how resources should be exploited. And so, with the Solar System up for grabs, factional rivalries threaten to devolve into outright warfare.
These are the stories of ordinary people, caught up in machinations that will shape the course of human history, for good or ill.