An anonymous entity responsible for instigating the first major uprising against the VEGA Federation, escalating the conflict further. They assisted the Rebellion by distributing the VEGA Federation's blueprints for ships and weapons.
The Chief Engineer of the A.X.I.S. Project (which is under the Miner Rebellion), and a no-nonsense woman of strict demeanor. She is reputed for blowing mouthier rebels out the airlock, regardless of rank, and had designed systems that made entire fleets much more powerful. Her work was so impressive that Larus had tried to recruit her before his defection, albeit unsuccessfully.
Menacing and ruthless former leader of the Demon Corps, previously hell-bent on destroying only the Miner Rebellion once and for all. Created the Xeno Division, aimed at destroying both the Miner Rebellion and VEGA Federation after their "betrayal", until recently losing control of the Aliens and siding with the Miner Rebellion. He was consumed by the Alien Infection and was ultimately assassinated by the Rebellion to prevent the infection from spreading further.
Leader of the Iron Star Company. Headstrong and iron-willed, her army of mercenaries would follow their Queen into battle. Until recently, She was believed to have died before the events of Vendetta, the cause of which was very vague at the time. It was revealed in Redux that she'd been kidnapped by the Umbra, but has since been rescued.
Second in Command of the Iron Star Company, and Keres' faithful right hand. Honorable like her superior, and constantly supported the rebels even after the Iron Star Company was dissolved by VEGA. She starts to play a more common role when the Umbra invade, assisting the rebels in obtaining intelligence on the Umbra in exchange for them rescuing Keres.
A proud Altairian, and the representative of the Herald sub-faction of the Altairians in VEGA Conflict. A preacher of his father On-Wah's teachings. Sought out the Miner Rebellion for help in his fight against Ny'tah and the splinter faction known as the Oligarchs, which later ended in a truce.
Sister of Klavic, and the ruthless tyrant of the splinter faction of the Altairians, known as the Oligarchs. Her forces clashed with the Miner Rebellion for the first time during Contact. She despises her father On-Wah's teachings and was originally intent on erasing her brother and the Heralds from existence.
Previously worked in the VEGA Federation. He is insane and often babbles nonsense, he operates in the market collecting Blood Amber to destroy. Was responsible for instigating the A.X.I.S. Betrayal and framing Rhea Dage. Now known to be worshipped as a prophet amongst the Marauders.
Father of Klavic and Ny'tah who has now ascended. His teachings are widely praised and followed by his son Klavic. His daughter Ny'tah, however, thinks otherwise and wishes to destroy all that he stood for. It was later revealed that the Aliens were a result of his eugenic experiments, and that his "ascension" involved uploading his own consciousness to a network of planets.