Gal Psi

Submitter: Anonymous

Cultural Organization

Society driven by the interactions of a small collection of mutually exclusive but geographically unbounded power structures. "I'm a worker of the Arasaka corporation"

Social Conditions

The society is in the midst of a period of dramatic growth and material progress. Ex: 1920s, 1960s

Tech Level

Force screens, tractor beams, fast FTL radio, "living machines", genetic alteration of adult minds, sensa-skin; similar to David Brin's Uplift series, or alternatively, the Transmetropolitan comic series
Galactic (TL 11)

Narrative Emphasis

Secrets, infiltration, covert manipulation of others

Reality Style

Heroic characters in a high-action world



Psionics are an outgrowth of the structure of the universe, and transcend the human form. Psychic powers tend to be affected by energetic phenomenon, spacetime warps, etc.
Structure: Cosmological

Psionics can only be induced artificially through surgery, drugs, etc.
Development: Artificial

All people are psychic, though only a few are powerful enough to use it consciously or to great effect. Psychics may seem strange to most people, and high-powered attacks may affect bystanders.
Along With: Universal

Certain substances enhance psychic powers or are psychically sensitive or active. This can range from drugs to telekinetically malleable minerals.
Spice: Catalyst Substances

Psychic powers can enhance or alter each other's effects. This can range from telepathic gestalts to direct contests of telekinetic force.
And: Interactive Psi

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