Ã¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂI canÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂªt lie to you about your chances, but Ã¢ÂÂ°ÃÂ_ you have my sympathies.Ã¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂ
Space is vast, dark, and not your friend. Gamma rays and neutrino bursts erupt from dying stars to cook you alive, black holes tear you apart, and the void itself boils your blood and seizes your brain. Try to scream and no one can hear youÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂhold your breath and you rupture your lungs. Space isnÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂªt as empty as youÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂªd think, eitherÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂits frontiers are ever expanding. Rival governments wage a cold war of aggression while greedy corporations vie for valuable resources. Colonists reach for the stars and gamble with their livesÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂeach new world tamed is either feast or famine. And there are things lurking in the shadows of every asteroidÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂthings strange and different and deadly.
This is the officialÃÂ¥ÃÂALIENÃÂ¥ÃÂtabletop roleplaying gameÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂa universe of body horror and corporate brinkmanship, where synthetic people play god while space truckers and marines serve host to newborn ghoulish creatures. ItÃ¢ÂÂ°ÃÂÃÂªs a harsh and unforgiving universe and you are nothing if not expendable.
Stay alive if you can.