In the year 2214, a massive interplanetary migration is scheduled by a global quasi-governmental ruling group known as "Zetsfir".
The governments of most countries have coalesced into a global entity. Zetsfir's disproportionate influence over the world government is protested by many.
Although there is no official reason for the forced migration of a portion of the world's population, it is speculated that an impending crisis is the cause.
Those who refused were forcibly taken to the migration spacecraft, known as the "Morgan's Gate", named after Dr. Raul Morgan, its designer.
The "Gate", as it's colloquially known, was assembled in Earth Orbit from 2186 to 2194 and is the size of a large city.
It was designed to sustain human life for hundreds of generations.
Rumors began to spread that something had gone horribly wrong with the migration plan, however...