Scum Swarms

  • Carnival of the Goat: Hailed as the “flagship for hedonism,” the Carnival pursues sexual deviancy in a way that makes other swarms look like nunneries. Travels through the Main Belt, occassionally passing by Mars or the Jovian Trojans. References: RW 172-173
  • Fool Me Onceā€¦: A collective of AI researchers, AGI refugees, and singularity seekers. Travels throughout rimward planets. References: RW 173
  • Get Your Ass to Mars: Most well-known for its infamous and eclectic Scum Olympics, held annually. Travels varying courses between Mars and Titan. References: RW 173
  • Glitter In the Dark: The Glitter swarm is noted for the Bernal sphere it keeps in tow and the exceptionally fluid gender definitions among its population. No set travel route. References: 173
  • Lick Me, I’m Delicious: An ambitious swarm with the stated goal of visiting every planet, moon, and hab in the solar system. Currently working their way to the Martian Trojans. References: RW 173
  • Migratory Vermin: A scum barge where nearly half of the two dozen collectives are entirely or mostly uplifts. Travels between Mars, Extropia, and the Martian Trojans. References: PO 138-139
  • Phelan’s Recourse: A wild and complex society cluster of vagabonds in constant orbit around Saturn. References: EP 105, RW 81, TBA 7-13.
  • There’s No Going Back: This flotilla’s “anachronauts” are connoisseurs in escapism with several different ships dedicated to a different fantasy setting including Arthurian legend with synthmorphs, a cyberpunk-noir version of the Japanese shogunate, a women-only pirate setting, and a fantasy RPG dungeon. No set travel route. References: 174

Scum Swarms

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