also known as the Snow Gorillas
30 Megacorps for your futuristic space dystopias and general sci-fi
Fenix Technologies is an AmeroNipponese biosciences boutique corporation
The Armed Forces of the Atlantic Federation have their own internal culture, one born out of centuries of limited warfare and the levels of rivalry and cooperation required for the military arm of what is a multi-national New Earth MegaGovernment
More commonly known as Phoenix Labs.
Better known as Norby's Comet, Research Station Ktynga is a multi-layered deep space arcanotech habitat funded by the Atlantic Federation, the New Hanseatic League, and the Glassenheim Foundation
The core of the Carolinian Resurgence is the Ouvrage progam
The definition of an ELMS and a sample one
Also known as NOMAD, Cosmica Sidera is a preeminent shipbuilding in the outer solar system
A major mercenary force in the Cosmic Era
The call sign of Reflex Team 12 is the Exterminators
The goal of the Edenic Garden Society is the creation of 'Seeds of Humanity' or colonization pods that can be fired off into the void and start new civilizations when they reach their destination
Demi-Catholic semi-Dominatrix ninja assassins
Once more, title says it all
The Municipal Light Patrol is an anachronism, security personnel mounted on horses.
Notes to self with cinema references
The front line of law enforcement and peacekeeping forces in the Cosmic Era
The Isle of Man Cybergynetics research group is well known for its high quality cybernetics and its thinly veiled misogyny
Once a murder has happened, to go back in time and prevent it might seriously mess with the timeline, and that is where the Time Patrol's Murder Squad comes in. They try not to kill anybody themselves, except in emergency defence of themselves or the timeline, but they are known as the Murder Squad because they are there to make sure the murders of the past happen.
A cruise line operator in the Cosmic Era
During big fights in the arena or gladitorial ring between two well known or important warriors. When one looses and dies, the crowd throws copper coins into the arena for the slain warrior to take with them on their passage of death. This is to make their passage and afterlife richer and less troubled. It is a sign of respect.