Centuries have passed since the great galactic war. Since then, the numerous races within the universe have attempted to live peacefully next to each other. The Great Council is watching over the peace and the power of the empires. However, recently, a small and reclusive race from the edge of universe called "Thul" has begun to repeatedly violate the peace.
After this all the races grow suspicious and new war seems inevitable. The player controlled young escort pilot, Kayron Jarvis, soon finds out that there is a hidden technology within the Darkstar One ship, which might solve the puzzle about his murdered father. However, soon after this events take a unforeseen twist.
Darkstar One features dozens of weapons, shields and equipment and the Darkstar One, which is an upgradable ship that can be modified in various ways. You can earn credits by numerous ways including smuggling, fighting, trading, while advancing through the main story.