The New Boss (Black belt in backhanded compliments) Vz is here to get promoted. Supposedly an environmental specialist, VZ doesn’t care about anything except making his productivity targets, eliminating non-approved practices, getting promoted and getting off this shit hole planet. Ethics? The operations manual doesn’t say anything about ethics.
Unofficial replacement for the missing chief technician Mama Shug created Steve to keep the saucers flying and the base humming after the official technical officer went missing. Optimistic and positive to a fault, Steve has lived in the underground base in Antarctica for the whole of his short life. He’s not human, but he is […]
Gray Goo of the Ice with a Thousand Young Mama Shug is the local node of a globe-spanning psychic entity which is the real brains of the multi-species coalition known as “The Consortium.” Mama Shug recycles all biological waste products, extrudes food for the team, and makes new worker drones (Grays) when the […]
Disposable workers According to Consortium protocols, the Grays are supposed to handle all interactions with humans. They have psychic powers which allow them to render most humans docile. They’re not supposed to have individual personalities, but if allowed to continue working for more than a few weeks without being recycled, some…quirks can arise.
Smoker of cigarettes and procurer of coffee Unlike most Grays, the Old Gray doesn’t seem to have an expiration date. For as long as any of the team members can remember, he has sat in the cafeteria smoking cigarettes and drinking coffee. He goes on abduction sorties with the other grays and brings back a […]