Category Archives: The Big Black

In Which the Bubble is Left

Ferguson Escape, Acawar I’ve been sticking to “the bubble”, as known space is sometimes called, usually because my navcomp or my hardware was in some way lacking.  For example, when the Colonia efforts were underway, I was unable to get … Continue reading

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Recovery

Kennicott Holdings, Gautama System The Gautamian Flu is pretty nasty, so don’t get it. It keeps you down for a while. Except when you’re up. And on the Imperial Throne, if you take my meaning. Having burned off a slice … Continue reading

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Journey: Interrupted

  Lovell Depot, Bruthanvan System The path towards 47 Ceti was open, so I plotted a course to bridge the gap between here and there and climbed into the comfortable, yet extremely constricted, cockpit of Wild Heart. The first order … Continue reading

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Enter the Sidewinder

George Lucas Station, Leesti System One of the problems with flying a Sidey is that it pretty much ties you to areas that you know you can find a harbor in. The Sidewinder is not known for its spaciousness, nor … Continue reading

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The long, hard slog

  Kirtley Platform, Lacaille 9352 The route between Lacaille 9352 and Sol is shaped like a big hook, a big hook that requires gas money, so I haunted the Board for something promising. A basic Rebel can retrieval looked promising, … Continue reading

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Making Enemies

Clement Orbital, YZ Ceti One jump away from Tau Ceti, I was getting pretty desperate for some income, and I ended up accepting a courier mission in the wrong direction – to Ross 780. Just a bunch of junk, really, … Continue reading

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Never go after a ship named after a general

The kind people at Andreas Hub try really hard, and I’m sure they’re running the pleasure dome of Stha 181, but I’m also pretty sure that if they posted a “help wanted” ad on the bulletin board, it wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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What has gone before

And there I was, realizing that I had accidentally deleted my ship’s logs without any backups.  The Feds were not gonna like that. Not at all. So let me summarize. No, it is too much …  Let me sum up. … Continue reading

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