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Murphy’s Law November 19, 2017


Relocating the Refugees

The Alex Murphy shuttled several loads of refugees to the G’frar ship. Having returned successfully, others lost their reluctance to shuttle to the reclusive alien vessel. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law November 19, 2017”


Murphy’s Law September 24, 2017


Urgent Departure

Alex advised that the Latray system was inhabited by a mammalian species of forest dwellers with interplanetary technology, but not interstellar capability. There had been a Collective science station observing the Latrayans.  Continue reading “Murphy’s Law September 24, 2017”

Murphy’s Law September 10, 2017


Onto The Coratia

Having found the derelict survey ship Coratia, the crew of the Alex Murphy took a shuttle to investigate. On approach, Kovak noted that the derelict ship was not going to be moving on its own power any time soon. Grrr recognized that the “chewed” part was actually claw marks, as if made by an enormous dog. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law September 10, 2017”

Murphy’s Law August 6, 2017


Exploring the Derelict

Grendel searched the ship for maintenance robots. He found none. It appeared that anything that could be removed had been taken. Bletherin suggested that anything useful was taken, and/or anything that could identify who took it was removed. He went to the medical section to see what he could learn about the crew. He uploaded the medical database for later analysis.  Continue reading “Murphy’s Law August 6, 2017”

Murphy’s Law July 16, 2017


Having detected a flash of light from the smaller moon of Alcron’s World with the ruins of an ancient colony. Alex scanned the surface and determined that it had been a laser flare, indicating a light transmission into space, which was used for secure communication between planets. The flare did not come from the archaeological expedition. It came from the ruins of a domed city. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law July 16, 2017”

Murphy’s Law June 25, 2017


A New Mission

The Alex Murphy was in dry dock at Reciba. The crew was granted extended shore leave. Grendel went to a ski resort to cool off. Grrr accompanied Bletherin on a hunting expedition. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law June 25, 2017”

Murphy’s Law June 4, 2017



They planned out the incursions into the camps. Grrr and Kovak would take the shuttle and infiltrate the seacliff camp. Bletherin, Grendel, and Alex’s human form avatar would infiltrate the estuary one. The objectives would be to rescue the prisoners and destroy the air defenses prior to the arrival of the fleet. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law June 4, 2017”

Murphy’s Law April 23, 2017

First Contact

The jungle was quite noisy. The trail split into two. They saw a veloceraptor like creature, but ran off. Then the jungle went quiet. Grendel climbed a tree. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law April 23, 2017”

Murphy’s Law April 16, 2017


The crew was ordered to infiltrate the Aryan base . Headquarters recommended keeping the trader cover for now, and change cover to a private scientific expedition or private survey ship at some dark point. They took on experienced survey personnel to support the cover, altered the ship’s appeareance via the holographic paint, and changed the name to the Peter Weller. Continue reading “Murphy’s Law April 16, 2017”

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