Tag: Exploration

[SLACK ROLEPLAYING LOG] Torqol’s Ascent #storytelling #exploration

In orbit above Impiruil Baile, Galactix takes aboard the last load of supplies for his next journey to the stars beyond the known systems. His destination: Sirius. As he takes stock of his inventory, he prepares for the crew he has on board, as well as others that may decide to delve into the unknown….


[SLACK ROLEPLAYING LOG] Rigel #exploration #storytelling #amwriting

The Rigel system is a navigational nightmare, devoid of any obvious signs of life (intelligent or otherwise) but plenty of potential for mineral resources. The system consists of five stars, all orbiting each other to a certain extent, with ten major orbital paths that occasionally swap stars. Sometimes, Rigel I orbits Rigel A, but then…


[SLACK ROLEPLAYING LOG] #rp-exploration: Drill #amwriting #storytelling #roleplaying #OtherSpace

Appearing silently against the backdrop of the nebula, the Zheng He reverts to normal space. While the exterior of the ship is calm, the bridge is bustling as Lieutenant Thrum starts giving orders, “Ensign Inokori, lay in a course to the Rucker. Ensign Armand, get them on comms and see about getting us docked to…


F***ing planets, how do they work?

A question that’s come up a few times: “Hey, Brody, I’ve got this planet object from Dominion burning a hole in my pocket. Or maybe it’s a virulent disease. Whatever. I want a planet. How’s that work?” Well, good question, glad you asked, and I hope you see a doctor about that itch. Anyway, planets…