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Naming Fictional Technology

A few hours ago, I was going over in my mind the plot of Part 5 of Journey to Ariadne.  As I was thinking, I ran into a little roadblock.  247 more words


I Recommend FTL: Faster than Light

With the great success of this indie gem, it seems needless for me to recommend it. But I’ll add my 2 cents to the almost universal acclaim… 1,357 more words


Let's watch some Firefly

Science fiction is fun in all mediums. And even more fun are space operas.

In video games we have the famous Mass Effect series, EVE… 698 more words


Self-Proclaimed Smarty, Johnson Rice, Succumbing to Paranoia

An infamous penis-dauber, the aptly named Johnson Rice is demonstrating some out-of-character behavior. Rice is known in SFK circles for a tediousness that rivals Garret Ean’s and an inflated sense of self unfitting for such an unfortunate-looking man. 156 more words


FTL Simplified

UTL1>UTL2 and UTLResult > UTL2


S1 = (117.043-116.814)/3 = 0.229/3 = 2.748/36

Sr = (117.041-116.814)/12 = 0.227/12 = 0.681/36

S2 = (117.041-117.043)/9 = -0.002/9 = -.008/36… 37 more words


How Roguelikes can save gaming

This week, the ELGN crew have been playing Neverwinter, the MMO based in the D&D universe developed by Cryptic Studios. What’s our main criticism after our first few hours of play? 388 more words

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