Prothean

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At one time the Protheans dominated the galaxy, only to be eradicated by the [[Reaper]]s upon their return through the [[Citadel]]. Although warned by their own precursors, the Prothean strategy for defeating the Reapers depended on all races in the Empire following a single doctrine. When the Reapers identified weaknesses in this strategy, the various races were unable to adapt.
 
At one time the Protheans dominated the galaxy, only to be eradicated by the [[Reaper]]s upon their return through the [[Citadel]]. Although warned by their own precursors, the Prothean strategy for defeating the Reapers depended on all races in the Empire following a single doctrine. When the Reapers identified weaknesses in this strategy, the various races were unable to adapt.
  
The Reapers used the Protheans to create the [[Collector]]s.  A small Prothean research team survived the genocide, and -- once the Reapers left -- they returned to the Citadel, sabotaging it to make it more difficult to bring back the Reaper fleet.  This gave the next generation of spacefaring races the chance to delay the Reaper invasion rather than being taken completely by surprise.
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A small Prothean research team survived the genocide, and -- once the Reapers left -- they returned to the Citadel, sabotaging it to make it more difficult to bring back the Reaper fleet.  This gave the next generation of spacefaring races the chance to delay the Reaper invasion rather than being taken completely by surprise.
  
 
The Reapers hid all traces of their involvement in the Prothean downfall, leading the later spacefaring races to assume that it was the Protheans who built the Citadel and the mass relay system. In reality the Reapers built them and the Protheans simply found them.
 
The Reapers hid all traces of their involvement in the Prothean downfall, leading the later spacefaring races to assume that it was the Protheans who built the Citadel and the mass relay system. In reality the Reapers built them and the Protheans simply found them.
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The Reapers used the Protheans to create the [[Collector]]s.
  
 
== Threat Assessment ==
 
== Threat Assessment ==

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