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A Veteran of the Psychic Wars...

Unfortunately this has nothing to do with D&D and psionics, so please bear with me.  If you don't care about Cyberpunk, transhumanist ideas, or that sort of thing then I won't blame you if you tune out...

With that said, I just got done with a not-quite-a-year-long hitch playing Eclipse Phase  ( www.eclipsephase.com ), and here at the end I thought I'd share a few thoughts with you good folks.

WELCOME TO THE END TIMES The world of Eclipse Phase In the very broadest most general sense you might say that Eclipse Phase is Gamma World meets Star Frontiers and they have a very Cyberpunk:2020 baby together.  But only in the broadest terms.  Eclipse Phase is a post-apocalypse game.  Earth is virtually uninhabitable and has been abandoned by what is left of humankind.  In the middle of a global war that involved nuclear, biological and chemical weapon exchanges and tens of millions of people dying at a monthly rate, war-bots called TITANs massacred most of humanity, cut off a …