Monthly Archives: July 2012

Changes to the Sector: errata

My mistake: the subsector capital of Lentuli subsector is Wesaswek/02229, not Marhaban.

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“Tell me about the waters of your homeworld, Muad’dib.”

What? You haven’t the Dune series yet? Well, the 1984 movie is legendary for quite a number of reasons, but a more accurate retelling can be found in the miniseries. You can start with what’s below. [Referees: start scheming on … Continue reading

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A Tiny Peak at the Christianity of the 57th Century…

It’s going to look a lot more like the quote below, and a lot less like the Rapture Fever religion of the late 20th century… Information is not material.  This is clear from the fact that the same information can … Continue reading

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An Exercise for the Reader

An exercise for the reader: generate five Imperial Army infantry companies of TL E: one Vilani Imperial company from Vland. “Obedience to prior orders, traditional not innovative, good planners, dislikes the concept of taking prisoners. Favours well-planned, systematic assaults against … Continue reading

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Urzaeng, Suedzuk, Hegemonic, and Imperial war heroes

When roleplaying Suedzuk Vargr, remember that violence is just as much an art, a way of communicating to the world, and a form of worship, as it is a way to destroy others, steal from others, and feast on others. … Continue reading

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Happy News for Mapmakers!

First, Joshua Bell’s sector generator is fully up-and-running again!It saves sectors in both PDF and bitmap files, and has two forms of input, to suit how you like to work… (And it works for subsectors as well! Just put in … Continue reading

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The Mice Will Always be with Us

Weird Fact: A mouse can fit through a hole the size of a ballpoint pen During the summer months, mice will generally live outside and remain contended there. But as soon as the weather begins to cool, they seek the … Continue reading

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“Let’s jump on board, and cut them to pieces!”

That quote above is from Blackbeard, from the golden age of piracy, 1700-1725. Travellers who like their pirates daring are invited to visit the Top 10 Audacious acts of Piracy. I plan to focus on Koxinga myself, in the next … Continue reading

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I love Vilani worlds.

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Scouts, both Nerdy and Heroic.

Most Travellers prefer mercenary/military campaigns. A couple like to make money on strange, new worlds. There is a long-standing tradition of support for the political campaign. And there are those Travellers who have always admired the very short, yet very … Continue reading

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