The Tears of Icarus – Part 1

Space Station near Mercury

Helionox: Tales from the Systems End – The Tears of Icarus Part 1: The Child of Alhambra By T M Romanelli They called it Cypress Station, and like many other outposts sprinkled throughout the Inner Belt, no one could claim with certainty how this moniker had been acquired. The facility was a modified Bernal habitat anchored to the carbonaceous mantle of 884 Priamus, a small planetoid among the Trojan cluster…

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The Secret Pilgrim Part Two

Helionox: Tales from the Systems End – The Secret Pilgrim Part Two: The Endless Iteration By T M Romanelli Tethered to the base of one of Hyperion’s large craters, the vessel sat motionless after the extension of a small drilling rig to mine ice for hydroconversion, like some enormous Drosophila. The crater bottom teemed with plentiful hydrocarbon chains that could be used to replenish some of the vessel’s basic consumables.…

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The Secret Pilgrim Part One

Helionox: Tales from the Systems End – The Secret Pilgrim Part One: Sub Rosa By T M Romanelli Pleida had dedicated her considerable wealth and influence to finally gather all of the necessary resources in one place for the completion of her latest endeavor. Accustomed to planning decades in advance, she had on more than one occasion accelerated the adoption of a new technology rather than wait for its plodding…

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The Great Blog Divide

So I’m preparing to post part one of the long awaited Helionox digital story book – What?! Digital story book, you say?! Yes, this was a planned stretch goal that I’ve been really REALLY slow in putting together. But – the time has finally come. My plan is to post each part individually on a weekly basis right here on this blog. I’ve received some amazing contributions from a few…

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Long Time, No See…

Wow – it’s been too long. I miss my gaming peeps. How have you all been? Myself? Pretty good. Staying busy, making games, keeping up with a family and a day job. But what the heck’s been going on with Zeroic Games? Good question, glad you asked. Zeroic Games has essentially been an effort of friends coming together over the years to make games. A design studio, if you will,…

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