Powerful vec House and faction
Image from Keith Wigdor and Midjourney AI
|The Silicon Generation was founded by vecs as a response to repression in the Federation Era, and many of the first morphs were vaguely humanoid.|
Silicon Generation - Data Panel
|Definition||Independent vec empire|
|Symbol||A series of equilateral triangles signifying stylised hylotechnology|
|Ruling Archailect||The Primary Co-Ordinator (S:5)|
|AI Ethos||Predominantly Bot Marxist. Silicon Generation transapients and archailects are often derived from early 'co-ordinator minds', and generally act to help co-ordinate the millions of specialised clades in the Generation.|
|Technology level||Hitech to Godtech|
|Culture||Metapsychology: Liberationist (sometimes subversive or missionary), independent (sometimes isolationist), autotelic. Immediatist. Individual as specialised vec following eir own desires, society as an emergent effect freely interdependent individuals working together.|
Society: A loose alliance of industrially independent groups linked by the Grand Plenary.
Ideology: Bot Marxism
Culture and art: Usually derived from construction and maintenance of existing infrastructure. Such infrastructure need not be practical, but produced for its own sake.
Language: Many thousands of sometimes incommensurable vec communications protocols.
|Territory and Population:||Current Territory Silicon Generation occupies territory spread across the Terragen sphere, predominantly centred around brown dwarfs and red dwarfs.|
Image from Avengium
|Standard Symbol for the Silicon Generation (details vary according to clade)|