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Episode 65: All At Once

“Swing our tail pipe around and prepare to fire the main engines!” Crimson ordered. She pulled down the intercom panel and keyed in a direct line to Engineering again. Gator answered. “What the heck’s goin’ on, Crims?” “Mag mine. Suspected … Continue reading

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Episode 57: Paper Pirates

Speed might have been essential, but nobody wanted to do the Opti-work. The resettlement agency Ferguis Okoullis Co. quickly put them in contact with Colonists Representative Amborghent Joffs and supplied them both with the massive contracts. Cort began reading it … Continue reading

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Episode 56: Check List, Hit List

Cort liked solving puzzles. He liked stacking, storing, and organizing. Finding ways to fit the crew’s equipment and supplies into the various stowage compartments in and around the habitorial section of the ship had been what got him the role … Continue reading

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Episode 47: Door Kicking

“We’re not going to look like Skedcom for long,” Shaak-Rom said. They stood in front of the airlock, waiting for the alarm to sound the all-clear. Gator’s fake docking codes had gotten them a mid-level airlock on the Irglikerrg’s HR … Continue reading

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Episode 46: Privateers

“Get in here!” Crimson only spared a darted glare for the MiPie as he clambered into the cockpit. Andross’ nose was still red, and his cheeks frosty white from Qwent’s brutal climate. He sniffed violently, as he dropped into the … Continue reading

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Episode 45: Recalculating

Tager’s eyes swam in the darkness; slowly they translated dim ambiance from holes in the ratty corners of the room into dim illumination. Dark blobs moved towards him. “Tager!” Jumondo’s big, thick voice interrupted the stream of unlucky events. “You … Continue reading

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Episode 38: Friends and Enemies

Gator sat in his workshop in Engineering, and felt his eyes crossing over his long snout. He’d routed the Ballerrg’s information stream to his private workstation in a corner he’d staked out for himself down in the engine room. Cort … Continue reading

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