Alternate Traveller Universe
- Many fans have simply modified the OTU until they ended up with their own ATU.
- Many have become rich, very well developed settings ("universes") that have been published and enjoyed by other fans.
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- Many of the OTU concepts and leitwortstil appear throughout Traveller works.
At core, Traveller is classic science fiction. These are the surface ideas, the easily reader-apparent concepts:
- Science Fiction Themes
Leitwortstil are repeated phrases, words, and ideas that appear and reappear in this Traveller literary works:
- Feudal Confederation
- FTL / NAFAL
- Galactic Encyclopedia
- Gravimetrics AKA Antigravity
- Intergalactic Scouts / Space Rangers
- Jump Drive
- Meson Technology
- Sophonts & Sophontology
- Spinal Mount
- Technology & Technology Levels
- Travel Passage
- Travel Zones
- Universal Codes
There are hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Alternate Traveller Universes.
The Fourth Imperium
A well-known ATU shows the establishment of the Fourth Imperium. The setting is established after Virus, and during the time when the Lords of Thunder are rampaging towards Human space and the Core sector.
These are a selected few of the many ATU's that exist, mostly published ones:
- The Bastards of Foreven DSL Ironworks
- Clement Sector setting from Gypsy Knights Games
- Cthonian Stars
- Distant Fringe
- Eternal Reaches Traveller Setting
- Infinitys Shore
- Outer Veil
- Permatic Imperium
- Reign of Discordia
- These Stars Are Ours!
- Where The Stars End