Praise Kane the First of Us, Praise the Guilds.
Sunrise on Triton. Matins.
Your team has been assembled by Father Francisco of Special Circumstances. The Guild Council has ordered a live team to investigate the loss of contact with the Guildship Tannhäuser. No one has dared attack a Guild Stepship in centuries. Special Circumstances are taking no chances. You go in, you establish... [click here for more]
Waking from Vitrification is never a pleasant experience, but it is an unavoidable part of interstellar travel. With your first waking thoughts comes the usual wave of nausea and disorientation, a sense of drowning - but your training kicks in - you are not drowning. You are submerged in impact gel, and you are experiencing the usual temporary sleep sickness brought on by the cryopreservation process. ... [click here for more]
It is the dawn of the 28th Century. The Third Renaissance, or Bright Age as future historians will call it, is at its zenith. After the catastrophic first contact with extra-terrestrial life that led to the horrific Solar System war, humanity clawed its way back from the brink and finally reached the stars. For millions of people, Earth’s sun is no more than another... [click here for more]
Almost a century ago, against the better advice of the Hegemony, the Solar Witnesses despatched the Revelation - an antimatter torch ship - on a pilgrimage to the Machine Civilisation Polis in the Altair star system.It never came back. That is, until now.You are members of a freelance search and rescue team hired by the Solar Witnesses to salvage their ship, and find out what exactly happened out... [click here for more]