Recent content by ShadowArxxy

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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    [X] Reject (Unknown Effects) "It's not your fault, General. We specifically directed that the caches be established in closely held secrecy with the intent of arming a grassroots resistance should the worst come to pass." In my opinion, the best option is to go with the full-scale audit...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    Omake: Special Detective Squad "We succeeded in tracing all the caches, Your Highness, but that was a ridiculously excessive amount of work." reports a decidedly bedraggled-looking Jane. "The people who were recruited to set up these caches were like, ridiculously paranoid old fossils. Most of...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    But she's the USS Enterprise! It's literally her job to recklessly explore crazy astrospacial phenomena! [X] Agree - Increases Defense value of Foot and Motorized Infantry by +1. Increases cost by +50 per unit. Given General Potter's objections, can we split the difference and equip...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    [X] Perhaps it is time for a major effort to fully survey and clear out the ruins and make the area completely safe. Will open up actions for Interior, Research, and Justice to fully sweep and secure the area, will remove the Expedition action. +1 support in the Chamber of Delegates. [X] Wait...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)
    Omakes ShadowArxxy - Comedy Omake (NON CANON) - Cheat Codes

    From: best_operative@crown.griffin.gov To: queen@crown.griffin.gov Subject: CHECK THIS OUT! So, Michelle and I were stealing borrowing one of the Jenner mechs that the university managed to piece together from trampled parts for, ah, reasons, and we found something really cool. Attachment...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    [X] SH-1B Hint, hint! Michelle and Jane are observed taking extensive notes.
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    China Wuhan Virus Pandemic

    Three times the deaths for less than one-eighth the cases places COVID-19 on the order of twenty-five times the lethality of the flu. That *is* an order of magnitude and then some. It's nowhere near the level of the Black Plague, sure, but it's genuinely a serious pandemic.
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    China Wuhan Virus Pandemic

    The current CDC numbers place the flu less than a third the deaths despite eight and a half times the case load. COVID-19 may not be as deadly as panic mongering makes it sound, but it *is* substantially more serious than the common flu. Source...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    Yes, constant-thrust fusion engines are a massive game changer when it comes to interplanetary courses. Things like transfer orbits and gravitational slingshot maneuvers become completely pointless unless you're trying to nurse a crippled ship home on nothing but her maneuvering thrusters. (You...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    Now peace is at end and our peoples take heart, For the laws are clean gone that restrained our art; Up and down the near headlands and against the far wind We are loosed (O be swift!) to the work of our kind!
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    [X] Hera (This contract was explicitly for a low cost military transport with minimal self-defense armament). [X] Approve - No change in cost, +1% Interest Rate in the years with a Games [X] Plan: Ongoing Expansion ---- I'd like to strongly push for unlocking medium aerodynes. I've gone...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    Begun, the Dumpling Wars have.
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    The way I see it, they are focused on becoming as self-sufficient as possible not because they intend to form a permanent settlement, but because they want to trade one set of masters for another. They are grateful to us, but they want to protect themselves by minimizing their dependency on our...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    [X] Back the Senate plan. Much slower and will take decades to really pay off, but slow and steady wins the race… plus you wouldn’t be a deal-breaking imperialist -5% support in the Chamber of Delegates, +5% support in the Senate, +10% POP Growth on Nowy Gdansk per year for the next 20 years...
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    Quest Deep Periphery Quest (Battletech Sandbox Empire Builder)

    The ER PPC has no minimum range, unlike the standard PPC.
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