The IRIS Supercomputer was the largest, ancient and most powerful supercomputer in the history of the Polaris Galaxy.
Built by an unknown race eons ago, the identity of IRIS' creators as well as its purpose had been long forgotten. IRIS once served as the ultimate search engine for the universe, but afterwards it resided deep in Pirate Territory, sealed off from the public. Its only master was the duplicitous Captain Romulus Slag who restricted use of the IRIS Supercomputer to educational purposes only; the crew were not allowed to download games, music or alternative cinema without Slag's approval or see IRIS without getting past the Pirate Rogue Shamus McSoggeybridges.
IRIS continued to be used as a form of intergalactic encyclopedia and oracle. Some believed that the sheer computational power and massive storage of this supercomputer (this mysterious behemoth was said to have an IQ of three billion; the equivalent of 170 Terachnoid Sages or three Billion Holo-net Fanboys) gave it the eerie ability to predict future events. IRIS had a female personality, and spoke with an accent.
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