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    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: RE: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

Hmm... A lot of this has to do with the original article. Perhaps I should be more aggressive with my edits. In any case, as a general theme for the article, I'm trying to preserve the main feel of th...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 04-23-2019, 07:39 PM
    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: RE: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

Are there any issues with my rewrite that need addressing?
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 04-22-2019, 01:47 PM
    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: RE: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

Hermes ISO An intelligent super-object named after the Greek god of travel, communication and commerce, Hermes is something of a mystery for the people it serves. Hermes is appears to be an asteroid ...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 10-02-2018, 04:51 AM
    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: RE: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

Hermes ISO An intelligent super-object named after the Greek god of travel, communication and commerce, Hermes is something of a mystery for the people it serves. Hermes is appears to be an asteroid ...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 10-01-2018, 12:51 PM
    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: RE: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

(09-26-2018, 10:58 PM)Rynn Wrote: Like the points on a four sided pyramid? That's what it looks like in the article's picture, I'll make it clearer in the text. (09-26-2018, 10:58 PM)Rynn Wrote: ...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 09-28-2018, 03:04 PM
    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: RE: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

Oh, I thought that "ready for edit" was where submissions to the E.G.were supposed to be posted. Where should I put them in the future?
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 09-26-2018, 12:54 PM
    Thread: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite
Post: <EG> Hermes ISO Rewrite

The original is right here: https://orionsarm.com/eg-article/4a6f9b4fd70b4 Hermes ISO An intelligent super-object named after the Greek god of travel, communication and commerce, Hermes is something...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 16 279 09-11-2018, 11:11 AM
    Thread: Some changes to the Hermes ISO
Post: RE: Some changes to the Hermes ISO

Taking into account changes and suggestions offered by SeanR and Drashner1 as well as some stylistic changes from myself, the second draft: Hermes ISO An intelligent super-object named after the Gre...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 8 81 09-05-2018, 02:08 PM
    Thread: Some changes to the Hermes ISO
Post: RE: Some changes to the Hermes ISO

(09-05-2018, 12:41 PM)SeanR Wrote: I notice you're erasing Hermes' tendency to pursue aggressors, limiting eir role to rescue and relocation. Well, I noticed that the article made a point of specify...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 8 81 09-05-2018, 12:58 PM
    Thread: Some changes to the Hermes ISO
Post: Some changes to the Hermes ISO

While looking through the EG, I found that the Hermes ISO is beginning to show its age. It has a reference to ylem, for example. So, my proposed revision: Hermes ISO An intelligent super-object name...
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 8 81 09-05-2018, 12:18 PM
    Thread: Einstein's Revenge Cluster and Hildemar's Knots
Post: RE: Einstein's Revenge Cluster and Hildemar's Knot...

Just a small change that should be made, on the linked Fast Forward article (link: https://orionsarm.com/eg-article/464b7aabe0db8 ), it mentions the knots living on the surface of neutron stars.
aliendude777 Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 35 633 08-31-2018, 07:11 AM
    Thread: OA RPG 1e
Post: OA RPG 1e

So, three years ago I tried to make an OA RPG called Habitats and Hyperturings. And I failed to actually make it work. For one, it was easy to see that it was a DND 4e clone, with some weird and unwie...
aliendude777 OA Role Playing Games 1 140 09-18-2017, 01:58 PM
    Thread: Not seeing "th" in some articles
Post: RE: Not seeing "th" in some articles

It may just be the gender neutral pronouns that OA has. These can be seen here.
aliendude777 Website and Content Issues 5 48 09-18-2015, 03:44 PM
    Thread: Ufog mechanism of action
Post: RE: Ufog mechanism of action

I can see partially pervasive ufog as a balance between the two options. By this, I mean having an amount of ufog in resevoirs, but also having an amount in out-of-the-way locations. For example, if p...
aliendude777 General Setting Discussion 31 327 08-27-2015, 09:11 AM
    Thread: A few illos
Post: RE: A few illos

(08-26-2015, 12:55 AM)Jeff Patterson Wrote: Some sketches of characters from Tables of the Canon Yanos https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/RxLliI...w1328-h517 Jhanias https://lh5.googleusercontent.co...
aliendude777 Art and Visual Media 27 317 08-26-2015, 07:53 AM
    Thread: What to call non-sophont entities capable of general intelligence?
Post: RE: What to call non-sophont entities capable of g...

From the book Pandora's Star comes the term 'Restricted Intelligence'.
aliendude777 General Setting Discussion 34 322 08-20-2015, 09:40 AM
    Thread: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hyperturings)
Post: RE: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hy...

Changed some of the Data skills: Memory: The amount of stored information Understanding: The understanding of stored information And the Intelligence skills: Abstract Thought, Decision Making, Logic,...
aliendude777 OA Role Playing Games 87 1,083 07-28-2015, 10:04 AM
    Thread: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hyperturings)
Post: RE: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hy...

The problem is, what someone knows is hard to define. They could have no knowledge of one thing initially, then access more knowledge through knowsense or the like.
aliendude777 OA Role Playing Games 87 1,083 07-27-2015, 07:36 AM
    Thread: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hyperturings)
Post: RE: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hy...

After some thought, I'm considering rolling Data into the Intelligence skill, and I would like a bit of feedback on whether that makes sense before I do so.
aliendude777 OA Role Playing Games 87 1,083 07-26-2015, 07:52 AM
    Thread: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hyperturings)
Post: RE: Dungeons & Dragons 4e based RPG (Habitats & Hy...

After a long delay, an update to the character sheet. I've filled out the Data skills here. Access: How quickly a character can find information. Anakalyptics: How skilled a character is at sorting t...
aliendude777 OA Role Playing Games 87 1,083 06-25-2015, 10:17 AM