Born of reptilian
aliens who were eventually overthrown by the machine race
they had created, the mechanical menace known, as the Cylon
Empire is one of the greatest threats to life and
freedom in the cosmos.
Built to labor,
think and wage the wars of their organic Cylon masters the
original Cylon Federation was destroyed when their machine
warriors turned on them in a quest to fulfill their programming.
purify the universe of imperfection.
series droid is the most advanced form of Cylon machine currently
in service to the Empire. IL droid like Lucifer (pictured
right) are the brains behind the whole of Cylon civilization.
IL's do the thinking, the strategizing and the governing of
all those territories and races the Cylons have either come
to subjugate or wipe from the cosmos. At the heart of every
Cylon Base-Star there is an IL Droid giving the orders.
Present Imperious Leader of the Cylon Empire is actually
one of the same class IL Droids as Lucifer, following the
destruction of the original Imperious Leader during the "Battle
of Carolon." Plugged into the whole of the Cylon data network,
the Imperious leader controls the whole of the Empire from
the Imperial thrown on the Cylon home world, or from his royal
flagship. When destroyed, another IL series droid will take
the currents place.
For unknown purposes the Imperious leader is adorned in
what is believed to be the husk of an organic Cylon, a trophy
of the machine's victory over their former masters.
of the Cylon Empire, the Centurion is a ruthless killing machine
- polished armor over a reinforced chassis that's resistant
to many caliber of weapons, including most hand held EM projectile
launchers and light plasma weapons.
charged with the task of fighting both ground campaigns, fighter
combat and the maintenance of Cylon command vessels.
Cylons are capable of scanning in a wide range of electromagnetic
frequencies, have super strength and are very well armed.
Cylon Centurion makes up the backbone of the Cylon Empire's
military force and while capable of intelligent thought their
mental processes are purposely limited, so the Imperious Leader
and other IL series droids can maintain control of the masses.
divided into two groups, command and subordinate, the command
droid's position denoted
by it's gold
colored armor plating rather than the typical silver
plating found on normal Centurions. Typical Cylons Centurions
are armed with powerful pulse rifles that are much more powerful
than the laser blasters used by Colonial warriors. Centurions
are powered by nuclear fusion, though their power cells can
also process oxygen and hydrogen gas and burns those gasses
for fuel. This is the primary reason behind Cylon warships
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