This page is meant to be a link for all the concepts and terms that are used across the stories. This page actually contains links to two separate ideas, as the terms are used in everyday conversation; whereas the ‘concepts’ are more heavy/deep and may not be stated directly. Some of these may be listed elsewhere, but is here mostly as a compendium.
Aelisha – Fox-like alien race who is the ruler of our race the Solarians
Affiliated – A colony/system that belongs to the Aelisha protectorate, including culture
AGEd– A term referring to someone being Aelisha Genetically Engineered
Birther – An insult for someone not AGEd, and being ‘born’.
Burn – Hostile alien race, entirely cybernetic, once gaseous.
Classed Soldier – An AGEd elite fighter of the Solarian military, specific ‘Classes’.
Daijin Stars – Hostile alien race, crystalline. Slow but powerful.
Gene Therapy – A process people who were not AGEd can go through to bring out better abilities
‘Grav’ – A reference to something using manipulated gravity, often weapons or mobility
Gun-Drift – A popular sport played with a gun and an anti-gravity pack
I.I. – Ionic Inducing, refers to melee weapons capable of breaking shields
ICS – ‘Internal Communication System’ – implanted communication tech
Intradex – An interactive encyclopedia that essentially contains all known Solarian knowledge
Line/Life Spring – Location where Axls flow freely due to high density
‘Mag’ – Term referring to a weapon using magnetic principles, such as rail guns.
Marked – When someone has neon white hair. Due to proximity to Life Energy/Axls.
Nanites – Extremely small machines ranging from biology-supporting, to terraforming.
Psionics – Term for strong mental powers ranging from seeing the future to detecting attacks.
Rank – A system for organizing crimes committed and offering open bounties.
Shield – Typically refers to wrist-worn energy devices that nearly nullify conventional attacks
Sky Riots – Final period of the ‘humans’, massive death due to war/environment/nukes
Solarian – Hailing from the ‘Sol’ star, this is what humanity is now known as.
Star Priestess – An elite organization composed of females with powerful Psionics
Strives – A facial tattoo that is required of Solarians under the Aelisha.