Absalom - (ab suh lom)Planet of the mad, the gate opens but once every ten years to Absalom, and it is the place unrepentant killers and the irretrievably mad are sent. A truly horrific place
ArcheotechA general term given to any technology that’s production is lost or that comes from before the Dark Age of Technology. Some examples of Archeotech range from the hereditary Power Sword of the Empress to The Floating Vagabond, to Web Gates Archeotech can be very dangerous and it is often difficult to tell of its full potential, any piece should be handled with extreme care.
Ba - (Bah)Its also has many meanings, life, living, the body, existance, knowledge, mind, consciousness.
BluebuckSlang for the standard Imperial Credit, also called a cred.
Crystal BatteryVirtually everything runs off of either a crystal battery or highly inefficient combustion engines, the electrical output of a level ten battery will supply a small city with power for nearly a week. Crystals are held in high value and often are used as money when trading between races.
Dead worldA planet destroyed during the war by nuke or virus they now are a barren unlivable hell.
FringeThe band of worlds on the far outer arm of the northern sector of the Galaxy, generally very wild and uncivilized.
Gat, Heater, Rosco, Blaster, HellSlang for guns
HEL gunHigh Energy Lance gun, common throughout the galaxy, this is a standard issue weapon for most armies and appears in a myriad of forms and capacities.
HEL guns uses many different methods of delivery but all fire the same sort of small superconductive rod called a dart or Lance, (not to be confused with the psionic attack.) the rod fires from the gun in a heightened energetic state and “Grounds out” when it strikes a target. This effect is quite spectacular and vaporizes the area struck with a loud pop or hiss.
HiveMega city, huge nearly continent spanning city
Ka - (Kha)It has many meanings, fate, universe, cycle, wheel, spirit, soul, the undying spirit.
Meurlain - ( mur lain)A tribe of mankind emphasizing thought and compassion.
Negate shieldThe negate shield once was a piece of archeotech that during the galactic war was rediscovered and has become very common throughout the galaxy. It when active produces a blanket effect for several hundred square miles that stops all nuclear reaction, this virtually ended nuclear warfare during the galactic war. In the early days of the Galactic war it was common to simply roll a nuke into a city through a gateway and level the entire city, coincidentally this is the reason for many dead worlds.
Nidrehian - (need re e an)Means of Nidregg, Chaos Destruction and Oblivion
SaiJiyen - (sa I gee in)Leader of the Meurlain, a spiritual leader of men.
Screen, Field, Aura, HaloSlang for Personal Defense screens
Seket - (sek it)Its true meaning is lost to time; it now means Mystery, Hidden, and Potential
Shiak’tian (she ak tee an)Its meaning is, all natural universal energy flowing together like a river through time.
The Floating VagabondA hollow asteroid on the boarder of Human and Tribe space, somewhere between Haven and Tokpela. It has a fully functioning life support system and gravity generator as well as a MK3 gate. It currently is owned by the free trade union and has been closed for over a century.
The Dark Age of TechnologyA distant age when all thinking beings were enslaved by a race of thinking machines.
Legend says that the first Emperor of man Jerich Al’Eld defeated the machines and sent them into the void, there by heralding the end of the Dark Age and ushering in the Golden Age of Thought.