Out of Character

Items in the Out of Character category focus on events that affect the players of our game.

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    A Message of Solidarity

    Zodiac Fleet is primarily a politics free environment, but today is an important day for our world. There is a lot of fear in our world, a lot of strife, but there is a lot of hope too. I keep thinking of one of my favorite quotes from Picard  â€œThe past is written. But the future is left for us to write. And we have powerful tools: Openness. Optimism. And the spirit of curiosity. All they have is secrecy and fear. And fear is the great destroyer.” Zodiac Fleet is a place of mutual cooperation. We are a place of equality – welcoming of people regardless of race, color, creed,…

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    A Message on Current Events

    Good Evening, The last few weeks on our world have truly been interesting times for all of us. We’ve seen examples of the best of humanity, we’ve also seen examples of the worst. We all have a common goal of ensuring that both our families and ourselves remain healthy and safe during these turbulent times. Family is a source of comfort for all of us, especially during trying times. As we all work to protect our families, I want to reassure that our online families are just as important. Zodiac Fleet is more than just a collection of friends, we are a family too. As more and more of us…

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    OOC: This One’s From the Heart

    Since its creation way back in 2001 on a little Trek Message Board known as the TrekBBS Zodiac Fleet has been an all-encompassing part of my life. It has been a major project for me, something that I have devoted a lot of time to, to build an organization by gamers for gamers with the intention of providing a fun, friendly environment where all can have fun. Except for the year after my children were born I have been the Fleet Commander for Zodiac Fleet and working with our Game Masters to develop quality games that were fun for all involved. I have never once regretted this decision or time…

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    OOC: Welcome to the Family!

    Zodiac Fleet is happy to announce the arrival of new friends to our adventures among the stars. Under the command of Captain Kate Banninga, Langley Station is not your average game. The primary focus of the Station is to provide its writers with opportunities, character development, and friendship. They operate in an open world system, running ‘mini-missions’ that focus on Starfleet, the Station, and an an ever-changing set of political and logistical realities in their neighborhood. They are all about the growth and development of their entire crew as writers and as characters – a fundamental goal of Zodiac Fleet. Join me in welcoming Langley Station to the Zodiac Fleet…

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    OOC: Welcome 2020

    December 31, 2019 – On behalf of the players and game masters of Zodiac Fleet I would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year as we embark on the year 2020. 2019 was an amazing year for our group. We have made a lot of new friends, expanded our adventures into new frontiers, and had a lot of fun along the way. We are grateful to have had the opportunity to sim with each of you and look forward to what tomorrow holds. Here’s to the coming of 2020 and the best group of people in the universe! Rear Admiral Gregory CoulsonFleet Commanding Officer

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    OOC: Thanksgiving Greetings

    Good Evening Everyone, On behalf of the members of Zodiac Fleet I just wanted to take a moment to share a Thanksgiving greeting today. Today is a day that we look at the things that we are thankful for and one of the things we are all thankful for are each of you. The members of Zodiac Fleet are all a great group of people and I personally am grateful to know each of you. To continued voyages into the beyond with friends! Rear Admiral Gregory Coulson

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    OOC: New Outreach Coordinator

    Please join me in congratulating Captain Logan Barrett of the USS Orion. Captain Barret has been named as the new Outreach Coordinator for Zodiac Fleet! In his new role he will be helping us with recruiting and spearheading our Project: Unity initiative to build relationships between Zodiac Fleet and other organizations.

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    OOC: New Deputy Webmaster!

    Join me in congratulating Captain Sam Hansen of the USS Gemini on his new role as Deputy Webmaster for Zodiac Fleet! Captain Hansen will be assisting with maintaining and updating our site to keep things current. We deeply appreciate his service and dedication to our group. Please feel free to congratulate him on our Discord Server! Rear Admiral Gregory CoulsonCommanding OfficerZodiac Fleet