Announcing Circuits in the Unreliable

In naval ships, there are typically announcing circuits. They’re loudspeakers that broadcast in particular areas, which allow you to make, say, announcements to the engineers about engineering events or equipment or whatnot, without having that…

Ingredients in The Outer Worlds

This article is meant to serve as a list of ingredients, actual or implied, that may be present in Halcyon Colony (or in goods that are imported, say, from relatively close systems). There’s a lot…

The Journeyman – Timeline

WARNING – WARNING – WARNING – Contains SPOILERS! Proceed at your own risk! Note: I’m using Kim Stanley Robinson’s method (from the Mars series) of assigning Japanese-language names to the generations. The first generation —…

The Stranger

Or: why I find “The Outer Worlds” so compelling. Warning: contains SPOILERS. If you haven’t played the game, proceed with care. (If you haven’t played it, you should absolutely play it.) I had an epiphany…

The Outer Worlds

Welcome to my rambling thoughts, mostly about an excellent roleplaying video game, “The Outer Worlds“, which was crafted by Obsidian and published by Private Division. If you have not played it, please understand that this…