Guo Zhan Tong

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Vattek 1 month ago

    “Serving Mankind” – Vattek Slogan

    Vattek ranks itself amongst Earthsphere’s oldest surviving corporations. It was founded not long after the second wave of arcologies were completed. Their core busin […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Paradise 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    For the people of Sokol station, the days were a blur of grey walled monotony. Industrial habitats like Sokol didn’t bother with luxuries like viewports or holodisplays. A Sokol-nik would wake up, go to work, m […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Opportunity’s Call 2 months, 1 week ago

    If there is one universal constant it is Navy crewmen at berth. Man and woman alike disembark with the sole intention of satisfying the three basic Fs of survival.

    Feeding, fighting and fu-

    Reproduction.

    Icaria […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Generation L 2 months, 1 week ago

    “They have left us behind, but they shall not be allowed to forget us.” – Graffiti near ground-zero, Richmond Arcology

    As implants became commonplace in all strata of society there were increasingly larger […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, The Electronic Brain 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    “Why create from scratch when we could digitize what nature has already given us after millions of years of its own iterative testing?” – Dr. Ivan Flick

    When Earthsphere saw the introduction of quantum sup […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Chains That Bind 11 months, 3 weeks ago

    It is said that the right melodies can generate powerful emotions. There is nothing melodic about a Thrakon operator activating her magnetic boots to attach herself to a hull. In smugglers, the sound generates one […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Serve and Protect* 1 year, 1 month ago

    “I got a runner! Track my bug, in pursuit, suspect one hundred metres coreward of my beacon.”

     

    The figure in flight sped up, weaving between the Rim citizens too slow to clear out of his way. His prog […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Value of Nothing 1 year, 1 month ago

    Boom went the door as it came off its hinges.

    Bang went the gun as its owner fired at the silhouettes crowding the door frame.

    Bink went the Metropolitan stun grenade as it bounced across the […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Skirmish Sequence 1 year, 2 months ago

    “Battlestations! Battlestations!”

     

    The cry resounded through the ship, carried throughout Lyssa’s Fury by the ship’s tannoy. The internal lighting flashed to danger red and the crew sprang into action. […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, The Press 1 year, 2 months ago

    “Mantikor!”

     

    The cry was taken up by eight other voices and ended in a roar that all but drowned out the dull thump of the man’s head hitting the table.

    A stack of shot glasses rattled and fell, rollin […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, The Tribunal 1 year, 2 months ago

    Admiral William Redmon had always dreamt of being presented to the High Admiralty, to have his name on the lips of Hades 9’s most powerful Admirals.

    But not like this.

     

    “Admiral Redmon, you stand here […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Price of Command 1 year, 2 months ago

    They say that combat in the vacuum of space is silent.

    They are wrong.

     

    “Contact. Port. Torpedo signatures. Twenty. 5 minutes 27 seconds to impact.”

    “Contact. Port. Stealthed vessel. Unknown armame […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Waste Not 1 year, 2 months ago

    Erinyes Salvage Yard is a living, breathing creature. Its form is vast, spanning an imperfect sphere several thousand kilometres across. A jump point makes its gaping maw and wrecked vessels are its body. […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, When Money Talks 1 year, 2 months ago

    Today was the day. Today was William Cropper’s last day.

     

    It had taken him some time to come to the decision, but when it came it was both exhilarating and liberating. All it had taken was a neat di […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Eve 1 year, 2 months ago

    “Fall back! Fall back!”

    Trooper Zhenyi agreed wholeheartedly with the sentiment being expressed on the squad circuit. He was minus a pulse rifle and minus his squadmates. In retrospect, he should have gone rig […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong changed their profile picture 1 year, 2 months ago

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, The Ghosts of War 1 year, 2 months ago

    Dominikiia always dreamt her first official combat deployment on Hades would be a major action. She had accepted, grudgingly, that it would not necessarily be as grand or dramatic as she imagined it would be, but […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Downsizing 1 year, 3 months ago

    “You’ve been a naughty man.”

     

    The speaker sat himself down at the desk, throwing his boots up onto the table as he leaned back. He balanced his chair on two legs as he looked over at the man across the ta […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong wrote a new post, Corporate Espionage 1 year, 3 months ago

    “Hey, mind if I sit here?”

     

    Those were the words that had turned a dreary evening into a fun, laughter-filled time for Francis Trellen. Francis grinned nervously over his drink at the woman opposite him […]

  • Guo Zhan Tong commented on the post, Demands With Menaces 1 year, 3 months ago

    The Metropolitan practices Policing by Consent, it just so happens that the consent is not that of the public, but rather the corporates.

    Think closer to pre-Peelian Principles.