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    Thread: Character Profile: Ferria
Post: RE: Character Profile: Ferria

No story today. Just wanted to respond to some comments. Quote: -- Fairly minor thing - A grapeship is a type of transport associated with wormholes and dates back to the very early days of the OA ...
MrOnyx Creative Writing 152 2,078 06-30-2022, 09:17 AM
    Thread: Character Profile: Ferria
Post: RE: Character Profile: Ferria

"The reaction to this news was more or less received the same way the initial corruption of the ring was: extreme distress and sadness. Several people took their own lives. However, this prompted a fe...
MrOnyx Creative Writing 152 2,078 06-24-2022, 09:46 AM
    Thread: Character Profile: Ferria
Post: RE: Character Profile: Ferria

Drashner1 Wrote: (06-01-2022, 11:19 PM) -- There is some worksmithing (grammar, some missing minor words like 'a' or the, some over repeated words) needed, but nothing major. I can help with that par...
MrOnyx Creative Writing 152 2,078 06-09-2022, 07:10 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

So I thought it would be a good idea for me to put down the ideas I had for the Birchan culture, since that hasn't been touched on at all. What will be written here is the initial thoughts I have had ...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 05-15-2022, 10:04 AM
    Thread: Character Profile: Ferria
Post: RE: Character Profile: Ferria

Quote: -- Minor edits to the second section, from Dfleymmes1134 suggestions [hr] "I considered my childhood to be uneventful. My parents said that I was good kid, very polite and caring; yet ...
MrOnyx Creative Writing 152 2,078 05-15-2022, 09:43 AM
    Thread: Character Profile: Ferria
Post: RE: Character Profile: Ferria

"Unlike my parents who were hermaphrodites, I am female. I don't know why my parent made this choice, but it hasn't bothered me at all. (I'll have to dig around my exocortex another time to see if I e...
MrOnyx Creative Writing 152 2,078 05-11-2022, 05:10 AM
    Thread: Character Profile: Ferria
Post: RE: Character Profile: Ferria

"This is journal entry number 2065, and it is Darwin 31st, 9750 AT. This will be a formal update on my biography, since it hasn't been updated since 9000." "My name is Ferria Ijerzad and I am a Gray ...
MrOnyx Creative Writing 152 2,078 05-09-2022, 10:59 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Been a while since I've posted anything here. Recently made a revised Xylem data sheet (as well as the NGC1907-1 system) to encompass the new features that have been discussed here. [hr] Star: N...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 05-08-2022, 12:09 PM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Quote: -- That atmospheric mix doesn’t seem like it would make the planet colder , as far as I know (which admittedly isn’t much about planetary science) but , since the atmosphere is twice as thic...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 02-04-2022, 04:47 PM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Conducting a test, due to a bug found when writing a reply in the forums. Quote: -- Personally I think having a water ice covered moon with oceans underneath with still clearly alien water based/...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 02-04-2022, 05:13 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Minor, but critical, update: After doing some more research, I discovered that pure ethylene glycol freezes at on -12 degrees Celsius. Taking this into account, the oceans composition will be altered....
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 02-01-2022, 01:55 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

That is a lot of input, so I am going to chip away at it. Since its obvious that the details of the planet don't make sense or wouldn't allow certain things to work, that is the first thing I will foc...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 01-31-2022, 11:07 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Quote: -- I'm still confused about this part- Am I wrong that the very dramatic temperature change isn't quite justified?  I'd brought this up in post #10 and *permanently* covering the terraformed ...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 01-29-2022, 01:59 PM
    Thread: Comprehensive List of Sites and Artifacts Preserved By GAIA
Post: RE: Comprehensive List of Sites and Artifacts Pres...

Quote: -- why Mount Rushmore? Its not in any way significant to human history. -- I could've sworn I heard that Mount Rushmore had been preserved by GAIA either in the EG or in a piece of OA fi...
MrOnyx General Setting Discussion 21 303 01-29-2022, 11:56 AM
    Thread: Comprehensive List of Sites and Artifacts Preserved By GAIA
Post: Comprehensive List of Sites and Artifacts Preserve...

Its common knowledge that after the mass exodus of Earth by GAIA, the transapient removed most of humanity's presence on the planet, reverting Earth back to its natural state. However, some artifacts ...
MrOnyx General Setting Discussion 21 303 01-27-2022, 06:40 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Its been a while since I updated this, so I thought I would show the progress I have made. The History section is still not complete. [hr] Introduction: Birchans are a minor clade of photosyn...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 01-27-2022, 05:13 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Here is a new draft for the Birchans. Still not completely finished (history section needs to be completed), but I thought I would show off what I have written before the end of the year (As of me wri...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 01-01-2022, 08:29 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Drashner1 Wrote: (12-30-2021, 01:18 AM) -- This is mostly correct, but with some caveats: 1) This level of division can - in some cases - go down to the level of the interior political make up of ...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 12-30-2021, 08:08 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Quote: -- As mentioned previously, the empires don't really have definitive borders as commonly found in 'the standard Sci-Fi setting'. A given star system may be part of a given empire - and the n...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 12-30-2021, 12:45 AM
    Thread: Plant Humanoid Clade
Post: RE: Plant Humanoid Clade

Quote: -- The map that you're using is the most accurate, and in refreshing myself on the Regions of Space page in the EG I see that it does say that each region of space varies in size or how far ...
MrOnyx Encyclopaedia Galactica Articles 56 743 12-29-2021, 06:44 AM