ARMARAUDERS - The Last BattalionARMARAUDERS: THE LAST BATTALIONA PRELUDE TO WARThe people of Earth had become a hazard unto themselves. The population levels outpaced the food supply, precious resources had been spent, and their planet's environment was fouled to dangerous levels. Many nations were eying neighboring lands with conquest in mind, and a vicious global war seemed inevitable.Like an all too convenient prayer, the Runerians came. Although their starships arrived at Earth as broken hulks with the scars of battle, the technology they represented was far beyond that of humankind. A species of pacifists, the Runerians (aka Runeks) arrived in the name of peace... but also with a warning-The Wasters were coming.