MechaZone 223 Glossary
Sorry, this page is rather short. I'll try to add more later.
- The original Martian colonists before the PanEuropeans and the
Manchurians mass migrated to Mars. Fuhro, Shaab and Eniram are
aborigine nations. Mostly of mediterranean/arab descendance.
- A collective name for all religions believing in the influence of
extra-terrestrials. Sects are relatively small, but collectively
Andromedans are one of the major religions.
- A synthetic edible. Comes in yellow (lemon), green (strawberry),
blue (pear) and red (don't ask) flavors. The main product of Congo.
- Genetically engineered codfish the Norwegians let loose have
replaced practically all other marine fauna. Widely exported in canned
form as an alternative to algae foods.
- Communists of Congo, CoC
- A leftist liberation movement originally from Congo.
- Dark Sun Tours
- A travel agency specializing in exotic holidays. For the
record, Dark Sun Tours predates
TSR's Dark Sun supplements.
- GUG and GUGES
- Global Union Government and its Global Union Government
Enforcement Squad. The top Earth government in existance.
- Lum -thruster
- A very efficient reaction thruster using cadmium for reaction
mass. Makes space dogfights possible and cuts down inter-planetary
- Lunar University, the most highly appreciated education center in
the solar system.
- A martian beer made in PanMa. Distinctive red color.
- Mobile Panzer, Panzer, MP
- A giant robotic anthromorphic fighting machine. Derived from
Gundam's Mobile Suit, ofcourse.
- Novum Tempus
- The new calendar started shortly after the meteor
disaster. Starting from 001NT years are listed with three digits,
leading zeroes included and 'NT' suffix.
- Orbital Bombardment
- A method of crowd control favored by GUGES.
- Paneuropean district of Mars. The new Paneuropean nation, Mercury
- TransOrbital, T/O-1
- A giant corporation that survived the 2050 meteor shower and its
satellite headquarters. Originally TransOrbital was a broadcasting
company, but nowadays they make pretty much everything. TransOrbital
is a de facto nation even if not officially enjoying such
- A delusionary vision
Magnus Smith had on MechaZone 223 when suffering from high fever.
Last updated 18-FEB-96
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