You know the story, right? Earth got used up. We found a new solar system and terraformed hundreds of new Earths. The Central planets formed the Alliance and asked everyone to play nice and unite under their rule. Didn't quite work out that way...

It's 2517, the Unification War ended 6 years ago (2511). The Alliance won, an armistice was signed, and the Independents (those who lost) they drifted out to the edges of the system, away from Alliance control. Out there on the Rim, folks can live their lives, struggle to make ends meet, or band together to survive. Some find a ship, gather a crew and find work to keep flying.

And some sort of steal one that others left lying around, they fix her up and somehow end up missing a brother as part of the trade. Now those misfit bunch of folks are following a trail of crumbs about the Verse to try and find out just what exactly they've wandered into...

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Seven months ago (March 2517), the Verse seemed to be feeling somewhat kind. Two people who had lost almost everything found an abandoned Firefly on a desolate rocky moon. They buried some bodies, called in some back-up and managed to get her up and running.

Now, Fortune has flipped that coin and the echo of their luck is rippling through the lives of those who stole from her surface and all those who travel with them.

Step on up, and join the journey. Be part of the problem, seek the solution or sign up with the rivals.


This sim is rated 18+ RPG Rating 3 2 3






Latest News Items

» Bronze Post of The Month!

Posted on Thu Mar 25th, 2021 @ 9:41pm by Alden Loxley in General News



Congratulations to the whole Fortune's Crew for winning Bronze Post of the Month for February!

Always a pleasure writing with y'all. Thanks for the good times :)


» Silver Post of the Month!

Posted on Mon Feb 1st, 2021 @ 9:59pm by Alden Loxley in General News



Congratulations wizardbeard (Whit) for winning Silver Post of the Month for December!


» Gold Sim of the Quarter!

Posted on Sun Nov 29th, 2020 @ 7:08pm by Alden Loxley in General News

Congratulations Fortune's Echo Crew! We won an award!!

You're all awesome, thanks for everything you do to make writing together fun, and for keeping me mostly sane through the working week as well. You rock :D



» Community Star Award for Larkin!

Posted on Sun Nov 29th, 2020 @ 7:01pm by Alden Loxley in General News

Congratulations Larkin! You won a 22nd Fleet award!





» Community Star Award for A7ice!

Posted on Sun Nov 29th, 2020 @ 6:43pm by Alden Loxley in General News

Congratulations A7ice!! You won a 22nd Fleet award!





Latest Mission Posts

» Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Mission: Back in Black
Posted on Sat Apr 10th, 2021 @ 11:38am by Alden Loxley & James Thomson

James had been waiting for Alden to enter his room all evening. Keeping his own hatch open the younger Ezran had waited by the ladders for any sign of Alden approaching. Whilst he'd waited he toyed around with the cube that Tristan had acquired for him, nervously rolling the metallic…


» Reckoner

Mission: Back in Black
Posted on Wed Apr 7th, 2021 @ 5:50pm by Alden Loxley & Kindra Graham

Kindra had dressed carefully, in an elegant but modest blue patterned sari, her curls loose down her back and only a subtle touch of makeup and perfume. She waited in her shuttle and meditated on how accustomed she had become to that tiny piece of hope she'd kept wrapped in…


» A Little Bit Trouble

Mission: Back in Black
Posted on Tue Apr 6th, 2021 @ 10:49pm by Tristan & The Narrator

Kalidasa's bright yellow light cast out into the Black, similar in brightness to Georgia, but orbited by more planets than any other star in the Verse. In contrast, out here not every planet had been marked for terraforming yet, their distance from the Core pushing them down the priority list.…


» Best Welcome Home Ever

Mission: Six Days to Santo
Posted on Mon Apr 5th, 2021 @ 4:12pm by Alden Loxley & Daiyu

He didn't correct Daiyu's comment about making him dinner for two reasons - one he hadn't actually eaten anything since yesterday lunchtime, and two, he was just so taken aback that anyone had made him a meal at all, that Alden didn't care to consider which timeframe it was supposed…


» Karen and Kindra

Mission: Back in Black
Posted on Sun Apr 4th, 2021 @ 7:35pm by Karen Dawson MD & Kindra Graham

Rejection was always something Karen grew to fear with age. Given her beliefs in sexualization within relationships, Alden was not the first to rebuke her. Yet it stung all the same. Thus, she decided to work through the sting.

The infirmary was like any other Firefly in layout, yet months…


Latest Personal Logs

» Flashback: Night on the Helix

Posted on Sun May 10th, 2020 @ 2:33pm by Alden Loxley

Flashback: Night on the Helix
Timeline: Sometime in 2516
Location: Crew Cabin on the Helix

Her face often came to mind in those early hours of the morning, the part of the day when good people should be sleeping, but when busy minds worked their way into waking. It wasn’t…