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  • Session 1: Silence in SynCrest Station

    Snort Count: 2 The [[Realm of Human Space]] is large and dark. While billions of people settle planets, only a select few live in synthetic environments orbiting them. This is where our story begins. Audio transmissions communicate many things in …

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    h3. Part 1 Echoes in space. Dreams across time. Fates intertwined. With the advent of [[Wedge Space Technology]], humanity has spread to the stars. The [[Realm of Human Space]] stretches across over 50 worlds, numbering over 150 Billion …

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  • Phoenix

    Distance from Earth: 27.24 light years, 8.35 parsecs Phoenix is a minor constellation in the southern sky. It is named after the Phoenix, a mythical bird. It is faint; there are only two stars in the whole constellation which are brighter than …

  • Tigris

    Tigris is home to 5 planets: * [[Bengal]] * [[Sumantra]] * [[Hyena]] * [[Woden]] * [[Lexiconia]]

  • Simplex

    There are 3 planets in the Simplex system: * [[Primaria]] * [[Deux]] * [[Trinity]]

  • Second Great Excursion

    The Second Great Excursion was the second great push outward from the secondary Core planets. It brought humanity further away from the [[Earth]] and outward into the darkness of space.

  • Pyxis

    Distance from Earth: 30.13 light years, 9.24 parsecs Pyxis (pix-sus) (Latin: box) is a small and faint constellation in the southern sky. Its name is Latin for a mariner's compass (it should not be confused with Circinus, which represents a draftsman's …

  • Tucana

    Distance from Earth: 26.55 light years, 8.14 parsecs Tucana is a constellation in the southern sky, created in the sixteenth century. Its name is Latin for the toucan, a South American bird. There are three stars in the system: [[Scarlet]], [[Azul]] …

  • Crux

    Distance from Earth: 64.22 light years, 19.69 parsecs Crux is the smallest of the 88 modern constellations, but is one of the most distinctive. Its name is Latin for cross, and it is dominated by a cross-shaped asterism that is commonly known as the …

  • Iroquois

    Named after the now extinct Indian tribe, this system serves as a wilderness. With only three planets in the system, and only one of them inhabitable, there is little interest in further civilizing this system. * [[Lakota]] * [[New Dakota]] * [[ …

  • Palmeria

    There are 11 planets in the Pameria system: * [[Peros]] * [[Krasnodim]] * [[Holodnye]] (Hal-o-din-knee) * [[Metyr]] * [[Renepka]] * [[New Moscow]] * [[Vladodyne]] * [[Argentum]] * [[Severnaya]] * [[Panzer]] * [[Yurigami]]

  • New Australia

    This system is isolated from the rest in the Pyxis Constellation. It is unusual from it's other two systems in that it is bombarded with a significantly higher amount of radiation than any other due to the age of it's Sun. The entire system acts as …

  • Delphinus

    Distance from Earth: 29.01 light years, 8.89 parsecs Delphinus is a constellation in the northern sky, close to the celestial equator. Its name is Latin for dolphin. It is one of the smaller constellations, ranked 69th in size out of 88. Delphinus was …

  • Holodnye

    * Galactic Location: Pyxis / Palmeria / Holodnye * Atmosphere: Human-life supporting * Hydrology: Predominately land * Topography: Naturally Rugged ( Forests & tundra cycle) * Tech Index: Low Index * Primary Government: Military Dictatorship * …

  • Renepka

    Translated as the Russian for "Paradise", the name is quite so. With over 80% of the planet as sandy beaches with weather controlling devices, the good weather, vacations and partying never stop. Easily the most profitable planet in the [[Phoenix …

  • Scarlet

    Scarlet is named so due to the effect of the star's light on the planets in the system. Each of the planets in the system are a different shade of the color red: [[Ruby]], [[Rose]] and [[Vermilion]].

  • Azul

    Named so after the blue-effect it produces in the orbiting planets, Azul contains the planet closest to [[Earth]] of any system in the [[Realm of Human Space]]. These planets are [[Ultramarine]], [[Cobalt]] and [[Indigo]].

  • Verde

    The giant chlorine and helium Verde star gives off green light, coloring its worlds so. The planets are [[Malachite]], [[Viridian]] and [[Jade]].

  • Sierra

    Sierra has 5 planets orbitingthe main star. * [[Crios]] * [[Estrella]] * [[Tantorino]] * [[Spruce]] * [[Scion]]

  • Lakota

    * Atmospheric Conditions: Life Supporting * Hydrology: 70% Land, 30% Water * Topography: Naturally Rugged (Semi arid deserts and temperate plains) * Tech Index: Low Index * Government: Merchant League * Factions …

  • New Dakota

    This planet is a cautionary tale to those unfamiliar with Terraforming. New Dakota was to be a frontier world, home to vast ranges of open land for agriculture and industry alike. Settlers moved to the world in constructed domes prior to any geo- …

  • Sahara

    A world so baked by the nearby Iroquois sun that it is nothing but barren silica desert. Preliminary surveys indicate there could be extensive wealth of natural resources (Uranium, oil, gems etc.) under the sun-baked sands, but few have shown interest in …

  • Sordin

    Known by many names, New Alcatraz, Chateau D'If, The Hole, Sordin is the foremost prison planet in the galaxy. With Sordin being the closest to the New Australia sun, it is bombarded the most heavily with radiation. Only by use of domes, extra …

  • New Sydney

    The political capital of Australia's power in space, New Sydney is home to the Aussies who travel the stars. A green, lush planet, it is inhabited by many who escaped from the radiation-blasted remains of the original Australia, now a smoking piece of …

  • Mekka

    A hunk of blue rock, Mekka is not much more than a mineral asteroid that was Terraformed to have a slight atmosphere. Though not breathable by human standards the gravity is similar to Earth's and with proper equipment the planet is mined. Gold, …

  • Stormfront

    Named so for the terrible storms that whip up on the mostly water-covered planet, Stormfront is the site for processing, assembling and construction of New Australia's mineral reserves and exports. Tight environmental regulation keeps the seas of …

  • The Reaper

    For centuries, The Grim Reaper has been a sign of death, the end of life and an object of fear. Never has this been more so than now. The Reaper, as it is known, is the most dangerous, prolific and mysterious assassin in the Realm of Human Space. …

  • First Great Expansion

    Occured in the year 2172, the First Great Expansion was when Mankind set forth with [[Wedge Space Technology]] to settle the stars, primarily the Phoenix and Pyxis constellations. Wars occured, between the Russian Federation and the South American …

  • Jupiter

    The planet responsible for testing most of Mankind's technology to live on hostile planets, Jupiter is held in high regard. A source of the precious Xenon-141 gas used in [[Wedge Space Technology]], one could say Jupiter led the way to the [[First Great …

  • Wedge Space Technology

    The technology that heralded man's ascent into space and the most important discovery since nuclear fusion; Wedge Space Technology allowed mankind to travel faster than light and opened the gateway to beyond the Sol system. A Xenon-141 filled chamber …

  • Mars

    Known as the "Red Planet" in contrast to Earth's title as "Blue Planet", Mars was the red star seen for ages in the night sky. Mankind dreamed of reaching out in space, to set upon Mars for thousands of years. However, once they did, they were not …

  • Saturn

    The ringed planet was settled in the early 22nd century and is the most active planet in the Sol system after Earth. The Hot Spot at the bottom end of the planet was actually a gaseous deposit of Mendelevium-260. The spot, came to be known as the " …

  • Malach HaMavet

    Regardless of what people may say, 'Malack' is not worthy of the title 'The Reaper'. However, none say it to his face. He, [[:97777 | Anaru Lahti]], does not keep his identity a secret, insisting that he will take on any challenge for the title. His …

  • Alps

    Named after the mountain range on [[Earth]], the Alps system is a star system with only two planets: [[Corona]] and [[Hades]].

  • New Kremlin

    A system controlled by a Primarch, the New Kremlin system is ruled as noble fiefs were on ancient [[Earth]]. The Primarch, XXX, rules from [[Apollo]] and has designated Fief Lords that control [[Daedalus]], [[Icarus]] and [[Ares]].

  • PX 384

    Discovered by the Gotija Corporation, this system is controlled by it and has no government. The people on these planets are not citizens, but employees of the company. The Sites, or planets, are [[SR Alpha]], [[SR Beta]], [[SR Gamma]] and [[SR Delta …

  • Realm of Human Space

    While the Sol system is the home of humanity, the race has moved onward. The human race counts its numbers more than 150 billion across numerous systems: * [[Terra Firma]] Constellation * [[Phoenix]] Constellation * [[Pyxis]] Constellation * [[ …

  • Primaria

    Though some consider it a den of politics and intrigue, none can deny the seat of power in the Phoenix constellation. Settled during the [[First Great Expansion | First Great Expansion]], Primaria is the seat of technology and culture, boasting progress …

  • Deux

    The second of the Simplex planets, Deux is a cultural wonderland. Museums, Art Galleries and Institutes of Higher Education spread outward on the rolling plains of this Terraformed planet. Dangerous sulfuric acid springs still dot the landscape, so …

  • New Moscow

    The capital of the Palmeria system, New Moscow is a cold world, much like the country of Russia on the Homeworld. After massive civil war on the Homeworld, the Russian people and many of her satellites fled to the stars and settled a new system, the …

  • Phoenix Allied Systems

    The systems within the [[Phoenix | Phoenix]] and [[Pyxis | Pyxis]] Constellations rule themselves as a international organization rather than a government; with just shy of 20 planets a stable government would be all but impossible. With systems …

  • Three Brothers Armament Corp

    The foremost supplier and designer of weapons in the galaxy, Three Brothers equipment is in the hands of 8 out of 10 people in the galaxy, in one form or another. Everything from a small pistol to a Armageddon-Class Cruise Missile, Three Brothers …

  • Milokovitch Group

    A collection of scoundrels, professionals and mercenaries, the Milokovitch Group offers it's services anywhere in the [[Realm of Human Space | RHS]]. Prices vary on the services, though the quality of said service can be anywhere from "Mickey Mouse" to …

  • Hunters Inc

    Primarily a bounty hunting organization, Hunters Inc. was formed by a few independent groups of mercenaries. They are employed for everything from private security to covert, deniable-asset type wet work...or so it is said. Soldiers, combat …

  • Gojita Corporation

    The controlling corporation of the [[PX 384 | PX 384]] system, the Gojita Corporation is as close to a Company-Government as has been developed. The four planets in the system are held to a budget, with designated Vice Presidents and corporate structure …

  • SyDorn Industries

    A company specializing in the medical industry, SyDorn Industries is the foremost leader in development of cures for the many existing diseases as well as the new sicknesses that develop across the galaxy. SyDorn looks for cures for not only acquirable …

  • Gorden Smith Services

    The self described "Jack of all Companies", Gorden Smith Services is owned by Gordon Smith and operates in all service industries. Contracting for security, medical care, 'escorts'...no services is denied...provided the client's credentials and checking …

  • Earth System Magisterium

    The most powerful government in the [[Realm of Human Space | Realm of Human Space]], the Earth System Magisterium is a Representative-based Theocracy that grew out of the half millenium old United Nations and remains of the primary religious sects; …

  • Sol

    The system that bore forth the only stellar spanning lifeform in the Galaxy, Sol is a system that holds much significance to scientific study. Many biological, chemical, anthropological and sociological studies have been and are currently being …

  • New Kremlin Primarchy

    Seen as archaic by the other organized governments, the New Kremlin Primarchy is a modern-day Fiefdom. The current Primarch, a one [[:99154 | Anya Orlov]], is the eldest in the house of Orlov which is the Noble house in ownership of the Fief. She has …

  • Vladinov Crime Family

    Operating (allegedly) out of New Moscow, the Vladinov Crime Family is little more than a united gang. However, they are far reaching and numerous, leading their reputation to have more akin to an infestation rather than a strategically placed …

  • Minor Organizations

    Each of the following are minor powers within the Realm of Human Space. [[Seele Ettins]] [[

  • Seele Ettins

    A gang that specializes in kidnapping and illegal lobotomy surgery to make passive slaves, the Seele Ettins, or "Soul Eaters" are a heartless, cruel and morally bankrupt faction of butchers and criminals. Specializes in the destitute, it would be a …

  • Places of Note

    * [[Somnium]] - Famous Dance Club on [[Argentum]] * [[Edna's Terra Prima]] - Bar on [[Cobalt]] * [[Tartarus]] - Famous bank on [[Icarus]] * [[Aces and Eights]] - Famous Casino on [[Scion]] * [[Ambrosia]] - Factory for Sydorn Industries, located on [[ …

  • New Australia Coalition

    Constructed out of the rejection of colonization and religious oppression, the New Australia Coalition wrested control of two systems from the [[Earth System Magisterium | Earth System Magisterium]] in addition to a system from [[Tucana | Tucana]] and one …

  • Bozzetti Crime Family

    Reportedly based out of Scion, the Bozzetti Crime Family operates more openly than the [[Sieg Crime Family | Sieg Crime Family]] but is more conservative than the [[Vladinov Crime Family | Vladinov Crime Family]]. Operating a legitimate business of …

  • Organized Crime

    * [[Bozzetti Crime Family | Bozzetti Crime Family]] * [[Sieg Crime Family | Sieg Crime Family]] * [[Vladinov Crime Family | Vladinov Crime Family]]

  • Corporations

    * [[Gojita Corporation | Gojita Corporation]] * [[Gorden Smith Services | Gorden Smith Services]] * [[Hunters Inc | Hunters Inc]] * [[Milokovitch Group | Milokovitch Group]] * [[SyDorn Industries | SyDorn Industries]] * [[Three Brothers Armament Corp …

  • The Timeline

    * 2054 - Formation of [[Earth System Magisterium | Earth System Magisterium]] * 2087 - Primary breakthrough in dark matter detection. * 2095 - First Stationary Wedge Space Reactor created. * 2099 - First commercial Wedge Space Reactor enters civilian …

  • Scion

    * Atmospheric Conditions: Life Supporting * Hydrology: 90% Land, 10% Water * Topography: Naturally Rugged (Tropical Forests & massive rainfall) * Tech Index: High * Government: Imperial Stewardship * Factions:

  • Icarus

    * Atmospheric Conditions: Partial Life Supporting (Elevation Dependent) * Hydrology: 40% Land, 60% Water * Topography: Naturally Tame (Rolling hills, flat lands, temperate plains) * Tech Index: Low Index * Government:

  • Cobalt

    * Galactic Location: Tucana Constellation, Azul system, Cobalt * Atmosphere: Human Life Supporting * Hydrology: Mainly Liquid * Topography: Naturally Rugged or Broken, long strings of volcanic island * Tech Index: Low Index * Primary Government: …

  • Somnium

    The undisputed most-famous nightclub in the [[Realm of Human Space | Realm of Human Space]], Somnium is full every night of the year, even major holidays. The structure can hold 1 million people, from general admission floors 1-5, to private admission …

  • Edna's Terra Prima

    Known over the [[Realm of Human Space]] as a bar where you can get a drink, as well as a person to meet your every need, Edna's Terra Prima is the place to be. Many people come here to escape the blue tint of everything on [{Cobalt]], Terra Prima is …

  • Tartarus

    A monument to metal, locks and constant observation, Tartarus is where currency and valubles go to be guarenteed safe. Only once has Tartarus been broken in to, though no one remembers the particulars. There is not a safer place in space for your …

  • Aces and Eights

    Able to be seen from space, the lights of Aces & Eights let no one escape the fact that yes, this house of chance, luck and tragedy exists. Offering games from more than 15 worlds some have found fortune here. Others find only heartbreak, addiction …

  • Ambrosia

    Reaching into the skies of the city-world of [[Primaria]], the Ambrosia production facility makes the antidotes, vaccines and nanotech therapy suites that SyDorn Industries is known for universally. With clean white steam escaping from the stacks, jobs …

  • Casa de Sombras

    The rich and powerful of the [[Realm of Human Space | Realm of Human Space]] hob-knob at the Casa de Sombras. Hiring only the best jazz and blues acts, the entertainment is always fresh, mellow and professional. Powerful politicians, rich industry …

  • Terra Firma

    Known as the Homesystem, or "Solid Earth" this system requires little explanation. * [[Mercury]] * [[Venus]] * [[Earth]] * [[Mars]] * [[Jupiter]] * [[Saturn]] * [[Uranus]] * [[Neptune]] * [[Pluto]]

  • Anvil Armor

    Anvil Armor Properties EVA (Extra-Vehicular Activity): Capable of protecting the wearer from the effects of hard vacuum for approximately 14 days. VISE (VISion Enhancement Technology): Provides low light amplification and …

  • Plasma Shell

    Shield Properties: For the untrained, any use of the device grants +1 Ob to any physical action and +2 Ob to any vigorous action (running, fighting, etc.). Missile weapons may not be fired from within the Plasma Shell. The device can be set …

  • Iron Armor

    Iron Armor Properties Avatar: Limited AI installed in the armor. It acts as an Exponent 4 Signals and Sensors skill that can act on it’s own, help or be helped by it’s wearer. EVA (Extra-Vehicular Activity): Capable of protecting …

  • Neo-Chromosome Intersection 21 (NCI-21)

    An acquirable genetic disease in this day of age, this microorganism attaches itself to the DNA of the host and becomes part of the host's genetic code. Without continued treatment, the disease is slow, progressive and degenerative to the human psyche …

  • Vignettes

    [[Session 1 - Dark Dealings]] [[Session 2 - Aboard the Stardust Memory]] [[Session 6 - Knowing Shadows]] [[Session 7 - Cry Havoc]] [[Session 8 - In Space]] [[Session 9 - Chords Unstruck]] [[Session 9 - In The Wake of Arcareon Station]] …

  • Session 1 - Dark Dealings

    Hermes – Did you see the news? Achamoth – Yes. Hermes – An explosion of that magnitude…? Achamoth – These things are none of your concern. Hermes – Fine. People will talk though. Achamoth – The cover-up is in place. Reactor meltdown, …

  • Session 2 - Aboard the Stardust Memory

    "Things aren't going as planned sir." she muttered, looking over the readouts. Computer screens glowed in the dark booth, the only source of illumination. The glare off the screen obscured a view of the woman's eyes. "That's understandable. We …

  • Session 6 - Knowing Shadows

    Covered in shadows they were. Though not traditional ones, ones cast by machines and display screens. They spoke through vocoders that cloaked their voices in distortion. Achamoth: "How are things progressing?" Minerva: "Not according to plan." …

  • The Raksashi

    Known across regions of space as a dangerous assassin, the Raksashi leaves her mark on her victims. The most quiet of the three major assassins in the [[Realm of Human Space]], her identity is unknown but she is on the rise. Rumor is she is working …

  • Session 7 - Cry Havoc

    Standing on the cargo deck of the Darkening Dawn, he watched his men at work. Men was not the best term for what they were; copies was more proper. They did as they were ordered, from shooting innocents to putting their own arms into a plasma furnace. …

  • Session 8 - In Space

    She walked into the Heating Core to repair a leak. There had been a loss of pressure in the living quarters heating system, which was unusual. The room had high ceilings, separated by pillars of metal caged machines. These devices provided heat to the …

  • Session 9 - Chords Unstruck

    "I can't believe it! We won the passes! We did! Seriously!" Tauna squeaked excitedly. Linda shrugged. Tauna had dragged Linda out to The Sapphires concert, as Linda wasn't that big a fan. They had gotten tickets at the door for backstage passes and …

  • Session 10 - Strides Forward

    Achamoth - "The Major Powers aren't the same anymore. It's not military power, or political power that will make the future; It's Technological Power." Artemis - "What do you mean? Like faster ships?" Achamoth - "You have the idea of it, but …

  • Session 9 - In The Wake of Arcareon Station

    In the aftermath of the desperate escape from Arcareon Station, The entire crew, Scion and Cobalt military, along with the crew of the LunaSea, is in chaos. Extinguishing fires, moving supplies and helping the wounded, one of the Scion Anvil forces, …

  • PC Forces

    Fredrick Lawson: * [[:100413 | Carl Figgs]] - * [[:major-general-james-eugene-tomlinson | Major General James Eugene Tomlinson]] - Hellborn Hangman Captain Adanna Celestine Alvarez: * [[:captain-emilio-richter | His Lordship Captain Emilio …

  • Opening Shots

    Achamoth: Are you telling me they have obtained a copy of the Codex?! Artemis: Yes sir. Achamoth: Seems they are more resourceful than I first thought. They have grown more powerful than I ever anticipated. Perhaps it's time …

  • Scion Military

    Parliament Committee General: Lt. General: Major General: Brig. General:

  • Ruby

    A planet hosting a large amount of precious stones and minerals, it's primary export is natural resources. However, there extensive processing facilities gather a large amount technical professionals at a large city, the capital, Cupris.

  • First Casualties

    Achamoth: So Hermes has betrayed us. Minerva: It appears so. The Newscast the company released cleared them of our frame. Achamoth: They are more treacherous and conniving than I even thought possible. Then they must be taught a lesson in humility …

  • Part 1 - Khatija Patel

    When a man you’ve dated for eight years proposes most girls first reaction isn’t to threaten to stab him in the face if he leaves them at the altar. Guess I’m not most girls. I have a colorful history with weddings. My father is Sudip Patel, one of …

  • Paratna Patel

    For many years, Paratna has been in a coma. The reason for said condition is medically unexplainable and [[:96298 | Sudip]] has put massive resources into find a cure for her condition. While she was conscious, Paratna was a concerned, caring and …

  • Camden Wales

    A man who makes the instrument weep and the audience feel as if they've been in his shoes, Mr. Wales does indeed make the Saxophone wail with stories of lost emotions, relationships and belongings that he makes you feel were yours. In session 26, …

  • Remo Nieddu

    Supposedly being from [[Estrella]], Remo Nieddu is a mountain of a man. Working as the head of security for the Bozzetti siblings, he is not a man to trifle with. He has the permits to carry various weapons legally and is clean of any criminal charges. …

  • Augustin Lupei

    Quiet, in avoidance of his stardom and awash in money and adoring women, Augustin is the man that Men wish to be and that Women want with all their lust.

  • Part 1 - Colonel Fredrick Lawson

    I was born to serve the People. If my mother nurtured me then the [[Scion]] military was my father and taught me all that I needed to be a tool of the People. I was only a child when I killed the first time; I made Sergeant in no time. Not long after …

  • Akira Kobayashi

    Always in the thick of the most breaking news, Akira is sharp, to the point and knows a good story when she smells one. Not one to suffer fools, or a share of the story, she is quite forward with what she wants out of a job and of her life.

  • Carl Figgs

    A soldier forged on the battlefield, he didn't hold respect for his CO, [[:99394 | Fredrick Lawson]] until they had hit real combat. Over the years he has proven himself to Fredrick and vice versa, forming a strong tie of friendship and combat …

  • Berna Lawson

    Having had Fredrick at a very young age, Berna was forced to work in the civilian sectors, unable to leave Scion. She has been a caring mother from a distance, allowing her son to pursue any profession he saw fit. Though she worries continuously for …

  • Dr. Violet Dramalski

    The conspiracy of my my son's identity is laid bare. The secret I've been keeping for 20 years is uncovered. I should be relieved but with the turn of events, I find myself under only more stress. As if pretending that I was a mere waitress and …

  • Part 2 - General Fredrick Lawson

    The loss of my men on Syncrest Station will not go unavenged. I will not be intimidated by this Agent of the Earth System Magisterium. The Colossus trembles before no one. Why do these memories flood my mind? I have never met many of these people, …

  • Part 2 - Khatija Patel

    I've never doubted anything in my life. My wits, my knowledge, my speed or talent. And yet, why do I see these x-rays and DNA RediScans that say I'm not who I think I am? Yet here I stand, on board a ship with people who would kill me if they knew …

  • Nicoletta Van Ressing

    A rich woman on Deux, heir to a private family fortune from a Fief, she was up until a few months ago the woman Emilio spent the majority of his..."Private Chamber Time" with.

  • Sabrina Westington III

    A young, rich noblewoman of the Courts of Deux, she was betrothed to [[:captain-emilio-richter | Emilio]] when they were children. She loves him but struggles with his reluctance to accept the arrangement his parents made for him, may they rest in peace.

  • Maeve Connolly

    A close friend of Emilio's since childhood, Maeve came from a less rich family that had won the favor of the Richter family. She has grown up around him and knows him better than anyone else, having been his classmate, playmate, tutor and confidant since …

  • Francisco Richter

    Filling in for [[:captain-emilio-richter | Emilio]]'s father after his death, Francisco has helped Richter moderate the Empire.

  • Jonathan Zell

    In session 26, Jonathan Zell was found dead, disemboweled with his own cigar cutter with his face riddled with burns from a Cigar.