Monthly Archives: March 2013

What if the Sun Disappeared?

Just another Traveller idea… httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rltpH6ck2Kc

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Wanted: People willing to die on Mars

All great victories require sacrifices. Space is no different. Wanted: People willing to die on Mars Mars One co-founder tells CBC about its proposed one-way trip to the Red Planet Or, as Ernest Shackleton wrote in 1914 MEN WANTED…For Hazardous Journey. … Continue reading

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Movie: Summer Wars

I always enjoyed this anime. Partly because its take on cybernetic war, which is a bit more conventional (and more likely) than that of the Matrix movies, but more for the camaraderie, characterization and bravery of the cartoon characters. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYglaPC0dk0 Traveller: … Continue reading

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Future Keyboards & Touch Projectors

I just took a look at the Magic Cube, a projected keyboard httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0qARDGJj1w and the Rolltop httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7H0K1k54t6A Quite interesting, the first is available now, and the second is capable of being build now (although it hasn’t been commercially produced as … Continue reading

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A Few Twilight Episodes

First, a brief introduction from the man himself, with a story from the original run: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWgLiuDAaAw And then two episodes from the 1985, and the 2002 runs: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cLvu_bPqaL0 httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0qP9qndCqs Note to myself: the Vilani take conformity seriously.

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“The Most Epic Scenario for a Space Launch”

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3l3yEGblTj8 Yes, it’s an exciting battle… but if the Referee could pick up on a few details, and convey to the players how it feels different, it can get that Traveller feel, instead of “retread of World War II, number … Continue reading

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The Next Issue, and A New Blog

My schedule isn’t as packed as it was for the last few weeks, so I can make some progress on Issue #21. A warning, though: it’s going to be setting heavy. I’ve been trying to get away from settings, and … Continue reading

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On Alien Worlds…

I was highly amused by this Cracked post on the reality of living in Japan. It makes a good spark for the typically weird cultures you can expect to find across the Imperium. This does not really apply to the Empty … Continue reading

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