From the back cover:
The Babylon Project was our last, best hope for peace. A self-contained world five miles long, located in neutral territory. A place for commerce and diplomacy for a quarter of a million humans and aliens. A shining beacon in space, all alone in the night. It was the dawn of the Third Age of Mankind, the year the great war came upon us all. This is the story of the last of the Babylon stations.
The year is 2259. The name of the place is Babylon 5.
Featuring the space station that changed the destiny of an entire galaxy, this all new roleplaying game allows players to take the role of characters on board the Babylon 5 station and travel to the many stars and planets seen in the award-winning television series. From lowly lurkers and smugglers through to brave Earthforce Officers and members of the Minhari warrior caste, a whole galaxy awaits to be explored!
Inside You Will Find
Personalities: A complete guide on creating characters for use,in the game, from disgruntled dock workers and small-time smugglers, to the brave Earthforce personnel who have sworn to place themselves in harm's way and defend their world from any threat.
The Galaxy of 2259: The entire second season of Babylon 5 is detailed within this supplement with a timeline of events, as well as covering all major characters and conflicts that took place in 2259.
Rules Additions: Full rules for engaging in combat are contained within, allowing a character to face an enemy with his fists, a PPG, or even a Starfury space superiority fighter.
Equipment and Vehicles: Covering everything from simple pound cars to the immense star freighters that ply the stars and Minbari war cruisers, players are introduced to all the vehicles present with the galaxy.