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    Thread: Questions regarding copyright and conservation of energy
Post: Questions regarding copyright and conservation of ...

Hello All, To be clear, this has nothing to do with my article (which I am still working on), but are rather questions I had about OAUP in general, and its setting. I have been wondering for a w...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 2 67 02-03-2022, 08:36 PM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Dfleymmes1134 Wrote: (01-29-2022, 06:05 AM) -- I’ve added the username to who said each different response Generally , I suspect, the longer the work referenced has existed, the better it will be ...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-29-2022, 06:59 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Dfleymmes1134 Wrote: (01-29-2022, 04:09 AM) -- Posted in discord - *Hello All, I have a quick question - can I make a pop culture reference for the name of the transapient (at least after it h...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-29-2022, 05:58 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-29-2022, 12:33 AM) -- I'll ask the Discord about it when I get time, probably next week since a lot of people seem to 'go away' from our Discord on the weekends and I can likely ...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-29-2022, 01:07 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-24-2022, 09:08 AM) -- I don't play video games and had to check Google to figure out what I assume you are referring to (the US Navy Esports Team thing referenced in Wikipedia - ...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-28-2022, 03:35 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Hello All, I have a quick question - can I make a pop culture reference for the name of the transapient (at least after it hits S2)? I was thinking of naming it "Third Imposter," after its tendency...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-24-2022, 06:21 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Hello Todd, Drashner1 Wrote: (01-22-2022, 12:26 AM) -- I think this is a good start. But at the same time you probably don't want the two events to sound too identical. Perhaps the first event...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-24-2022, 05:35 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-21-2022, 12:18 AM) -- Ok - Hm. Two botched (but not failed) ascensions in a row is going to strike some people as stretching credulity. I'd suggest that for the second, the issue...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-21-2022, 03:01 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-19-2022, 02:58 PM) -- Hm. I could have sworn that earlier you were talking in terms of the ascension to S2 being 'botched' not the ascension to S1. Did I misunderstand or did you...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-20-2022, 09:24 PM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-19-2022, 12:32 AM) -- Still short on time atm - this morning didn't quite turn out as planned - but an outstanding question that can hopefully be answered while I'm at work: A...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-19-2022, 01:49 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-18-2022, 02:40 PM) -- Just a quick note - I haven't forgotten about this. Just been busy today with other things. Heading for bed now, but will aim to respond to this most recent...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-18-2022, 08:28 PM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-17-2022, 10:25 AM) -- 1) I don't understand what you're suddenly talking about re another transapient wanting to harm the S1 we've been discussing up this point. Nor am I clear o...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-17-2022, 12:07 PM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Hello, As an aside, >0.8c is so ridiculous for middle federation that I will do a more consevative calculation, just to get an extra basis - all drives have 50% the exhaust velocity (or are running...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-17-2022, 08:06 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-17-2022, 02:45 AM) -- That's fine. :) I've no doubt that 58 Ophiuchi puts out enough energy to produce a billion tons of amat within the time period you're suggesting. Where...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-17-2022, 07:33 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-16-2022, 01:38 AM) -- That seems workable. Depending on how much into the weeds you want to get in terms of ship design, you could potentially use the vessel from Project Daedalu...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-16-2022, 02:28 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-15-2022, 01:08 PM) -- We've never quantified that. OA started out primarily focused on the 'present day' (first 8000 and then 10,000 years in the future) when transapients have b...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-15-2022, 08:41 PM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-15-2022, 04:08 AM) -- 953 would be about 20 years after the founding of the First Federation. See HERE (https://www.orionsarm.com/eg-article/48f733bcb2e00) just as a point of int...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-15-2022, 07:51 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-15-2022, 12:52 AM) -- Glad to help! :) This all seems workable at first blush. There would need to be a civ at 58 Ophiuchi to support the colony mission, which might involve...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-15-2022, 01:41 AM
    Thread: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas
Post: RE: Rho Ophiuchi System Ideas

Drashner1 Wrote: (01-14-2022, 02:45 PM) -- A suggestion - rather than all local governments universally and continuously hating each other, it might be more interesting (and plausible unless leaning ...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 118 2,420 01-14-2022, 08:06 PM
    Thread: Whats your favorite kind of Modosophonts?
Post: RE: Whats your favorite kind of Modosophonts?

Hello All, My personal favourite type of modosophont in terms of how interesting they are would probably be aioids and alifes, and to a lesser extent uploads, specifically the ones living in virche...
Rho Ophiuchi General Setting Discussion 16 380 01-14-2022, 05:11 AM