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The Shadow Confederacy Empire
TSCE Official Flag

TSCE Official Flag
TSCE Motto: The Empire Eternus
Team Color Black team Black
Founder(s) E.Grievous
Founded 6 September 2009

The Emperor

  • E.Grievous

The Consul Vizier

  • Shadow Lurker

The Consul Commander

  • Sir Digbycc

The Praetor of Foreign Affairs

  • TBA

The Praetor of Internal Affairs

  • Outsiders

The Praetor of Finance Affairs

  • Thomasf2k8

The Senator of Foreign Affairs

  • Stoopid Ace

The Senator of Internal Affairs

  • Gamefreak666

The Senator of Finance Affairs

  • Algolei


  • Lord Garka

Aedile of Public Affairs

  • TBA


  • ulrik
International relations

TSCE Treaty Archive

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The Shadow Confederacy Empire's Constitution[]

Last Constitutional Update 27/11/09


The Shadow Confederacy Empire ethos outlines the disposition in which we earnestly strive to achieve. Through altruistic and cohesive means we seek to create, develop and maintain a safe, secure, stable and serene alliance, free from both avarice and ambivalence.

TSCE will coalesce to foster a friendly and helpful alliance in which to join, work and present the opportunity for individuals to place their input into an alliance which furtively pursues such matters.

Article I: Introduction[]

The Shadow Confederacy Empire formally TSC, was founded on 6 September 2009 by Emperor E.Grievous, it is an active black sphere alliance. The Shadow Confederacy Empire is dedicated to economic management and technology trade and always will be. The Shadow Confederacy Empire also believes that active military is needed to protect both its investments and members. The Shadow Confederacy Empire considers the economic growth of each of its members to be of the highest priority, and that each member is of the utmost importance. The Shadow Confederacy Empire will not hesitate to protect its investments and members with military force and will do all in its power to end any conflict which arises to threaten the stability of The Shadow Confederacy Empire.

Article II: Purpose[]

The Shadow Confederacy Empire's highest priority is the economic and technological of its members, and the protection of its investments and members from any and all threats that arise to threaten the stability of The Shadow Confederacy Empire.

Article III: Admission into The Shadow Confederacy[]

Ruler Name:
Nation Name:
Link to Nation:
Nation Strength:
Resource 1:
Resource 2:
Past Alliances:
CyberNations Forum Name:
Your Recruiter:

Before being accepted into TSCE you must complete the following criteria

1) You must change your team color to black
2) You must be active on the forums/IRC
3) You must check-in in the appropriate thread at least once every 72 hours

Also you must follow these basic guidelines:

1) No member may post pornographic images
3) No member may declare war on another nation without permission
4) No member may spy on another nation
5) Treat fellow members and diplomats with respect
6) If you agree to a 'tech deal' you must stick with it
7) If you wish to leave TSCE you must re-pay the start-up aid you received upon acceptance, if not re-paid military action will be taken.
8) If you have been apart of the mega aid scheme you must pay back the loan to other members as decided by the Praetor of Internal Affairs

By signing up and requesting to become a Shadow Confederacy member you agree that -

1) You are not part of another alliance
2) You are not involved in any wars
3) You are not a target of another alliance
4) You will follow all procedures and laws passed by The Shadow Confederacy

Article IV: Shadow Confederacy Empire Laws[]

By signing up to be apart of TSCE, members are agreeing to laws and procedures passed by TSCE Senate. Any member which breaks any of these laws and procedures will be subject to expulsion from The Shadow Confederacy Empire, and also may be subject to further action that TSCE Senate sees fit.

All members shall follow 'tech raiding' rules when 'tech-raiding', Failure to comply could result in being expelled from TSCE.

No member may declare war on another alliance and/or non aligned nations, without authorization from The Emperor and The Consuls. Peaceful methods will be pursued before open war is declared.

No member shall spy on any other alliance without prior authorization from The Emperor and The Consuls. Any member conducting espionage without prior authorization will be immediately expelled.

No member is authorized to use nuclear weaponry without prior authorization from The Emperor and The Consuls. The only exception to this rule is if you are attacked with a nuclear weapon, in this case and in this case only, you may use nuclear weapons to defend your nation.

Article V: The Imperial Senate[]

The The Imperial Senate is the main governing body of The Shadow Confederacy Empire it is composed in order of power, authority and prestige, foremost The Emperor, The Consul Vizier and The Consul Commander, then The Praetors and finally The Senators. The Emperor will usually preside over all senate meetings, but The Consuls may preside in The Emperors absence. Should The Emperor become incapacitated then The Consul Vizier will become acting leader, and should he Consul Vizier become incapacitated then The Consul Commander will become acting leader, and should The Consul Commander become incapacitated then The Senate will take direct control of The Shadow Confederacy Empire with each having equal voting power, until such time a new leader can be elected from within The Senate. Members of The Senate may propose new legislation and propose changes to TSCE, each of whom have 1 vote. All legislation must have the approval of The Emperor. Members of TSCE may become a Senator by being put forward by an existing senator or higher office.

The titles and roles of the offices held by The Senate are as follows:

The Emperor has supreme control over TSCE. He has the power to appoint and dismiss senate, ambassador and military members at his own discretion, but will justify any dismissal that may occur. The Emperor chairs Senate meetings, directs senate discussions on policy examines issues that the senate wishes to promote, and directs senate strategy. The Emperor reserves the right to alter any part of TSCE at his discretion, but will convene with The Confederacy Senate about such alterations. The Emperor is ultimately responsible for The Shadow Confederacy Empire's security, being head of TSCE's legions. The Emperor is also responsible for conducting international relations, The Emperor may also declare war and make peace at his own discretion but with reasonable justification.

The Consul Vizier is the has the power to appoint and dismiss senate, ambassador and military members at his own discretion but will justify any dismissal that may occur. He is responsible for conducting international relations in coordination with The Praetor of Foreign Affairs. The Consul Vizier assists The Emperor in directing The Confederacy Empire Senate and in promoting senate policies. He also maintains the right to alter any part of TSCE in times of emergency if The Emperor is not present, but must confer with The Consul Command and The remaining Senate about such alterations. The Consul Vizier is also responsible, along with The Emperor, for maintaining the security of TSCE.

The Consul Commander is responsible for the day-to-day military and intelligence activities of TSCE. He serves as the leading commander during war and is responsible for the creation and implementation of military strategy, including the appointment and training of legion leaders. In addition The Consul Commander also approves or declines all war requests made by senate members. He also maintains the right to alter any part of TSCE in times of emergency if The Emperor and The Consul Vizier are not present, but must confer with The remaining Senate about such alterations.

The Praetor and Senator of Foreign Affairs conduct international relations on behalf TSCE. Their responsibilities include the drafting, negotiation, and ratification of treaties and agreements, the management of all embassies, ambassadors, and the appointment of ambassadors.

The Praetor and Senator of Internal Affairs manage all internal issues of TSCE. Their responsibilities include reviewing and resolving disputes between members, ensuring compliance with all rules and regulations, monitoring the progression and activity of members, and providing assistance and advice to members, and to oversee recruitment and to a lesser degree, supervising the application process, and denying or accepting new members.

The Praetor and Senator of Finance are responsible for the approving or denying all aid requests, re-evaluating aid requests, distributing 'start-up' aid and mega aid, providing assistance with finance and trade issues. In making decisions about 'start-up' aid, as well as the Organization of technology deals both internally and externally. These duties include drafting technology contracts between alliances, assisting members with technology deals, managing all technology deals, and where necessary disallowing members from engaging in technology deals if the member is considered to be a risk due to compliance with regulations.

The Aedile of Public Affairs are responsible for all public issues, such as creating and Canceling Treatys, with other alliances. As well as viewing the diplomatic relations with other alliances, and players.

Article VI: Military, War and Diplomacy[]

All members will have direct control over their military, but are expected to mobilize if a war were to occur, members are also expected to follow orders by The Consul Commander and their respective legion leaders.

All members are part of a legion, and each legion has a military leader who directs their legion members in any war that may arise, members are expected to follow orders from their legion leaders and mobilize within the time limit set by The Consul Commander and squadron leaders.

All wars must receive prior approval by The Senate.

If any member engages in a ‘Tech-Raid‘, they must follow all 'Tech-Raid' regulations. Members engaging in 'Tech-Raids' should not expect any economic aid or military assistance. Members are however permitted to provide economic or military assistance at their own direction.

If you are on the receiving end of a 'Tech-Raid' and you have stated in your nation bio that you are never inactive then you:

1) Are not to retaliate
2) You are to bring it to The Senate’s attention

If the attacking nation uses anything other than ground forces, then you may consider it an official declaration of war; in this case and only in this case, you may retaliate in defense; however, you will be expected to halt your attacks when informed to do so, in order that peace can be negotiated and reparations, if applicable, can be paid.

If a member is attacked, then all diplomatic measures will be pursued to avoid war, however if terms are not agreed upon then members are expected to mobilize for war.

Nuclear weapons as a first strike initiative are not permitted, the use of nuclear weapons must be prior approved by The Emperor and The Consuls. However If you are attacked by a nuclear weapon you may retaliate in kind.

History of the Shadow Confederacy Empire[]

The Shadow Confederacy Empire Reformation[]

TSCE has reformed into the Shadow Accord as of January 21, 2011.