Samara "Sam" Talon was born on the Colony of "Novak" which is located on of the most hostile worlds in the UEC. Novak is situated on the Arid world of "Vinci". Vinci is extremely hostile with massive storms, brutal wildlife and even several active volcano ranges. The original colonists Of Novak were forced to adapt to these conditions and they did so through immense genetic engineering, turning them into the equivalent of super soldiers. This genetic engineering was slightly concerning to the UEC government as side effects of this genetic engineering included unusual eye colours and hair colours in addition to occasional berserker rage.
However when the war with the Shar'Dark began, many of these colonists would become future super soldiers, it also did help that Novak is filled with rich metals that were important to building UEC vehicles and starships. Samara was born shortly after the end of the War with the Shar'Dark which had the result of humanity achieving a close victory. Samar