Prelude to WarPrior to the conflict, the Matriarch summoned her loyalists to Midgård and in the passionate speech, declared an open insurrection against the Aesir Gods and their Crystal Guard Cultist. Through unknown means, the Matriarch released the Canine and Feline-kind from the Aesir's influence and unleashed war on Thyra. The Crystal Guard retaliated by openly besieging Midgård and settings a stage for the Great Race War. 
The Great Race War
The Battle of Midgård
At nightfall during the diplomatic reception, the Felines suddenly turned on the unsupecting Canine population. The latter, swiftly armed by a previously-hidden caches of weapons hidden in a medical pods through the city were able to quickly round up countless Canines. Throughout the night, the Canine survivors, led by Artika Tempest-Fur began to organize a resistance and made at least one succesful foray to the Feline-held Medical Site S-2. Despite their best efforts, the Canine's makeshift defences were ultimately overrun and their last remaining command post, Command Post Alpha was captured by the Feline Fireteam Scar. The battle, while resulting in a clear Feline victory, allowed many Canine Transports to escape with a large portion of their population.