Star Wars: Confederacy Era
Originally designed as elite infiltration units by The Unified Coalition in their war against The Galactic Federation Triumvirate, Human-Mechanicals (or HuMechs for short) are an advanced form of Droid with experimental holographic artificial intelligence and synthetic skin to appear Human.
The HuMechs were never placed into service due to the fact The Coalition surrendered before they
could be put to use, but soon found themselves as front-line soldiers against the armies of [The
Shade]. When it was discovered that The Shade manipulated The Force, The Confederation first
approached the Yuuzhan Vong for aid, but the other-dimensional aliens refused to help, on the basis of the persecution they had been shown since the Legacy Era. With normal droids not being smart or adaptable enough to be sent into the front-lines, the Humechs – also immune to The Force – were sent in to face The Shade armies. Though successful due to their almost limitless numbers, the HuMechs were all but discarded after their great victory, treated like common droids despite the fact they could think for themselves and were by all rights sentient.
When a debate sparked in the Halls of Confederacy about what was to be done about them, the
Humech took offence that they were not invited join or even have their say. Thus begun the
Humech Revolution. Fifteen years later and the Humech control their own portion of the Galaxy
and with the means to replicate and create more of themselves, are a power to rival The