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Creation Date: March 1st, 2010 06:15 PM
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Musings of a Knight of the Imperium.
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In Moot Member Blogs Adventure Seed; Starcraft Broodwar Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #119 New April 4th, 2017 01:33 AM
Date;
Year Before the Long Night

Place; Somewhere in the Solomani Sphere, or Terran Confederation Space
Any system with a habitable world (hex any)
Landing Pad tarmac at the government run starport

Watch; https://youtu.be/-00uQzXyujI

SitRep; your ACS (any jump three vessel will do) has broken down, and your engineering team is frantically working to get both power plant and maneuver drive working again, as Terran marines on the outskirts fend off a swarm of interstellar beasties k ...More Read More
Views: 300
In Moot Member Blogs India 2 Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #118 New April 2nd, 2017 06:41 PM
So, I'm getting more search results for India when I do searches on YouTube. Way back in 2005 is when it appears to have started. I remember searching for an actress for a movie I saw as a kid, and I got scores of Indian actresses and models.

I'm not Indian. And when I called the ATT jerk I got some Indian on the phone telling me it was my region settings.

It isn't.

I tossed my cookies and web browser data, and my region settings are for the US.

I spoke with someone in the utilit ...More Read More
Views: 141
In Moot Member Blogs "War of the Worlds", some thoughts. Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #117 New March 31st, 2017 09:33 PM
WARNING; SPOILERS!

If you haven't seen this film, and are interested in it, then go check out a copy. Stream it from Amazon or Netflicks, go grab the DVD and watch it, because I've got some thoughts with lots of spoilers in it.

Wow. I just got my DVD of the 1951 "War of the Worlds" feature film. Incredible movie making. If you can get buy the Martian spaceships hanging from wires in the SFX shots, seriously if you can get by that, then this film will entertain.

I have not seen this ...More Read More
Views: 140
In Moot Member Blogs Adventure Seed; Fire of Innocence Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #116 New March 27th, 2017 10:03 PM
Date;
Year 1093
Day; 187

Place;
Fornast
Irinkuka subsector
Sair System (hex 1625)
The Duchesses orbital estate, the ballroom during the annual subsector ball


SitRep; the subsector Duchess Abigail Cruttenden hosts the finest do of the year. The crème-de-la-crème of Irinkuka society have travelled the four corners of the subsector attend this celebration of the Cruttenden ascendency to the noble ranks. Something about a battle, something to do with the K’Kree, something about s ...More Read More
Views: 175
In Moot Member Blogs I'm not getting married nor having kids. Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #115 New March 27th, 2017 03:04 PM
There's been a real effort to separate me from gaming, science fiction, and all the things I love for some strange or odd purpose of getting me to "grow up" and possibly create some kind of romantic connection.

Well, kind of the whole point of hanging out here was to see through on Hunter's promise that I could write for Traveller, and, if that proved successful, and if I could get a writing position with a local company, or freelance write locally, then I could finally establish myself in a ...More Read More
Views: 196 | Comments: 2
In Moot Member Blogs "Noble Rage" revisited. Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #114 New March 26th, 2017 02:53 AM
So, my readership has all but vanished. I'm sorry that's happened. Why it's so I don't really care. Personal drama is over, and on I press.

But going over the number of views I've had on various entries, I noted that "Noble Rage" had a high number of views before the second "big drop" in readers.

It's one of my better written seeds, but the other thing that I noted is that it's more in line with traditional Traveller; i.e. the Imperium's aristocracy and nobility, the Solomani legacy, ...More Read More
Views: 169
In Moot Member Blogs Adventure Seed; "War of the Worlds" Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #113 New March 25th, 2017 10:50 AM
Date;
Year 1102

Place;
Gateway
Atoon subsector
Ploor System (hex 0908)
Landing Pad tarmac at the government run starport
Sanada City

Watch; https://youtu.be/6zrn1pp0NgU

SitRep; you are IISS team members on board a Scout Operated Beowulf class merchant for the purposes of collecting soil samples of planets outside the Imperium, and, not coincidentally enough, are assigned an area near K’Kree space (the Two Thousand Worlds).

That’s when the meteors started falling, gouging gr ...More Read More
Views: 125
In Moot Member Blogs India Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #112 New March 24th, 2017 03:17 PM
So I just cleared both my browsing history and cookies for both MS Edge and Google Chrome. And when I did a YouTube search for the New Hour, expecting a lot of PBS oriented results, instead I got this;

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=The+News+Hour
Views: 118
In Moot Member Blogs Movie trend Adventure Seeds Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #111 New March 24th, 2017 01:01 PM
So, why am I posting adventure seeds based on movies? Because I'm reserving my really good ideas for publication ... although I may post a few here anyway.

A lot of scifi is criminal or law enforcement drama, or psychiatric formulas dressed up as spaceships, aliens, post-apocalyptic worlds, and so forth. As such I may be posting some of those. Some examples;

"THX-1138" is George Lucas's famous first film which, if you look at it, is about a patient trapped in a psychiatric ward, who ha ...More Read More
Views: 125
In Moot Member Blogs Adventure Seed; "The Thing" Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #110 New March 22nd, 2017 11:23 AM
Date;
Year 1100's, anyday

Place;
Sector; Empty Quarter
Nisaga subsector
Saeghvung
Forzen Wastes
Polar Research Station


Watch; https://youtu.be/T5xcVxkTZzM

SitRep; your scout ship hitched a life on an Imperial battle rider patrolling the outskirts beyond claimed Imperial space (anti corsair duty), and you were dropped off officially as a scientific liason for a world that has little to offer the Imperium, but much to offer corsairs "on the lamb". Officially you're there to of ...More Read More
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