Making the universe a better place, one tech problem at a time.

Welcome to the U.S.S. Archimedes, a unique, prototypical engineering variant of the Prometheus class. As such, the Archimedes has all the hallmarks of the Prometheus class (regenerative shielding, ablative hull armour and, of course, the multi-vector assault mode), plus a little bit extra. We've scrapped the marine division and the Starfighters to make room for more labs, perfect for all the scientists and engineers out there.

The Archimedes is part of a specialized division of Starfleet known as the SCE, or, Starfleet Corps of Engineering. So if you're looking for a sim with a focus on science and technology, you're in the right place! The Starfleet Corps of Engineers are renowned throughout the galaxy as individuals with brilliant minds and exceptional skill in the creation, manipulation and maintenance of technology. If you feel as though you fit the bill, have a look around...

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Latest News Items

» Some Housekeeping

Posted on Thu Oct 16th, 2014 @ 6:26pm by Captain Ariel Ostheimer in General News

Hello, all~!

First: I want to comment on the sudden BOOM in activity on the ship. LOVING IT. I've started school again and can barely keep up, there's so much of it (and I assure you that this is a VERY GOOD THING!). Thank you all for everything you're doing. The plot is made so much richer through your collective contributions.

Second: I have already (!) received a few award nominations (awesome, awesome!), nominating your fellows for various things. Keep 'em coming! Just to let you all know, however, I usually post all awards and promotions at the end of the mission. Promotions are all done IC , (through a JP with Ari), while awards are given out OOC (usually). So, just to let you all know that I have indeed seen them, I just probably won't be announcing anything until the end of this mission arc. However, if I continue to get a significant volume of nominations, then I'll post up some awards early (at the end of this month, or at the beginning of the next).

Third: I am still open to suggestions regarding personal plot arcs occurring within this current mission. I have it all, more or less, hashed out, but, I'd like to get in something special for everyone, (NPCs included).

Also, if you've already spoken to me regarding the above, but you want to adjust/change your plans (or you just want to remind me again), let me know!

That's all for now.


Commander (*cough*, correction: Captain!) Ari

» Your Two Cents

Posted on Thu Oct 9th, 2014 @ 4:02pm by Captain Ariel Ostheimer in General News

Hello, all!

So, before I get too deep in terms of planning this mission of ours, I'd like to get your input. There's enough space (pun intended) for me to play around and add some extra little details here and there for you, my lovely crew.

So! If there's a personal plot arc that you'd like to see from your character, let me know! I'd love to include it into my plans.

Everyone deserves to be the hero at some point!

So, drop me a PM with any ideas you may have.

Kind regards,
Commander Ari

» Another New Face

Posted on Sun Aug 3rd, 2014 @ 5:29pm by Captain Ariel Ostheimer in General News

Join me in welcoming Lieutenant Vien Hadren, our new Chief Engineer/SCE Team Leader!

Welcome aboard, Lieutenant Hadren!

-- Commander Ari

» Introducing....

Posted on Sat Jul 19th, 2014 @ 6:24pm by Captain Ariel Ostheimer in General News

As many of you have already done over the course of our continuing JP, please join me in welcoming Lieutenant JG Jasper Paris to our ship. He's taking on the role of one of our science officers - an important position indeed considering that we're a science/engineering sim.

Welcome, aboard, Jasper!

-- Commander Ari

» Affiliate with Us!

Posted on Tue Jun 17th, 2014 @ 4:27pm by Captain Ariel Ostheimer in General News

Hi, y'all!

In the interest of recruitment, I've started something of an affiliation program for the Archimedes.

As you can already see, we're currently affiliated with the USS Jefferson (a TF sim run by our own Ieuan), and E.L.F, an RP forum based in the universe of the anime 'Fairy Tail'.

As you can see, the site can be affiliated with even non-Star Trek sims. So, if you want to affiliate with us, please send me a PM.


Commander Ari

Latest Mission Posts

» Picking up the Pieces IV

Mission: Frozen Fractals
Posted on Thu Oct 16th, 2014 @ 12:07am by Lieutenant Kara Deloia & Lieutenant Ka'Tock & Lieutenant Kestra Corvina

"Kara just needs some rest. The dermal regenerator will have her fixed up in a little while." She said to Mitah. "I'm going to leave you to your privacy."

“DO all Klingon problems have to be solved this way?” Mitah asked. “I-I mean you are Imzadi right, why are you…

» Picking up the Pieces III

Mission: Frozen Fractals
Posted on Thu Oct 16th, 2014 @ 12:07am by Lieutenant Kara Deloia & Lieutenant Ka'Tock & Lieutenant Kestra Corvina

Kara nodded understanding "Its no good telling someone to do something if you dont follow it yourself."

"I want a challenge..." Mitah demanded. "I-If might makes right then you need to make it right with me as well!"

"Might doesn't make things right Mitah." Kes shook her head. "Might insures…

» Picking up the Pieces II

Mission: Frozen Fractals
Posted on Thu Oct 16th, 2014 @ 12:06am by Lieutenant Kara Deloia & Lieutenant Ka'Tock & Lieutenant Kestra Corvina

Looking at Mitah Kara tried to sit up only to have Kes push her back down with a glare. Sighing she held out an arm. "Your dad and I ... had things to work out ... and ... we chose to work it out the Klingon way." She wasnt sure…

» Picking up the Pieces

Mission: Frozen Fractals
Posted on Thu Oct 16th, 2014 @ 12:06am by Lieutenant Kara Deloia & Lieutenant Ka'Tock & Lieutenant Kestra Corvina

Kara came back to consciousness with a pounding head to find herself lying on a bio bed and her eyes filled with tears. Everything came back to her and she remembered the Duel and the fact that she had lost it. Curling up slightly she let out a sob, she…

» Duel of the Century IV

Mission: Frozen Fractals
Posted on Wed Oct 15th, 2014 @ 3:39pm by Lieutenant Kara Deloia & Lieutenant Ka'Tock

Dropping to a knee on the ground Kara shuddered at the anger she was feeling through the bond from Ka'Tock slowly standing she shifted into a defensive stance and centered herself mental for the more metaphysical and physical battle to follow. She had to find some way to undo the…

Latest Personal Logs

» Rocking my world

Posted on Sun Aug 17th, 2014 @ 4:22pm by Lieutenant Kara Deloia

Security Officers personal log star date: 910817.12

I've just returned from a surprise summons to my grandmother's home on Betazed. What she said to me was far more startling and disturbing than the fact that she summoned me in secrecy. When I reached Medisea, I was immediately sequestered from the…

» Chief Medical Officer's Log

Posted on Thu May 1st, 2014 @ 12:12pm by Lieutenant Zamiel ch'Anidem M.D.

Chief Medical Officer's Log:

I have officially accepted my role as the new CMO of the USS Archimedes. Upon my entrance it seems that the crew had just finished a rough first contact with an energy being. What I have heard is that it took over all of the holo-emitters…

» Primer: Kessh race

Posted on Wed Aug 8th, 2012 @ 10:06pm by Crewman Bill

(The following is suggested reading for any Starfleet officer taking on the Kessh collective-entity known as "Bill" as a member of their crew. It is a succinct collection of freely available information on this relatively newly discovered race.

-Captain S. Reynaud, USS Kindjal, 2389)

The Kessh are a singular harmonious…