Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The T’s

(Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We’re up to the T’s in the Covenant’s Trade language! Click through to learn more useful terms for your stay in the Orion Arm.

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The S’s

Last week’s post on the Covenant’s Trade language was short, because this week’s post is long. (Turns out there’s a lot of words that start with S) Click through to get your weekly Trade fix.

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The R’s

(Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Vocabulary of the Orion Arm is back! We left off on the P’s and Q’s, and since there are so many S words, we’re going to focus on the R’s today. Click through for more.

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The P’s and Q’s

(Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Sean here. Sorry for the lack of posts. I was sick with a cold until yesterday, but I’m good to go today. Read on to learn your P’s and Q’s in Trade.

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The L’s and M’s

(Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We haven’t talked about Covenant’s Trade language and other slang for a while. We should remedy that. Read on to learn common Trade words that start with the English letters L and M.

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The J’s and K’s

(Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Acoes are one of two artificial species in the Orion Arm. However, unlike SADEs, they are organic, not electronic. “Aco” is an acronym of Artificially Created Organism. They were originally designed to be toys and tutors for the children of […]

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The H’s and I’s

(Don’t forget to tune in to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) The calerre are the founders of both the Covenant and the Old Empire which, after the valka Matriarchy, are the two most ancient civilizations in the Orion Arm. They are vaguely reptilian-looking humanoids with functional wings on their backs and […]

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The E’s through G’s

The chiroptim are some of the latest arrivals in the Orion Arm. They came here through a portal between our timeline and another where bats and humans evolved side-by-side on Earth. “The Crossing”, as they call it, occurred approximately 200 years ago. At that time, the Earth of their timeline was still deep in the […]

Vocabulary of the Orion Arm: The D’s

The thk’kok are, after the valka, the most numerous sapient species in the Orion Arm. They are also unique in the sense that they did not evolve any kind of vocal cords. Instead, they communicate via clicks and glottal stops. As a result, they have a hard time communicating with other species. Some thk’kok receive […]