In the original TV series very little emphasis was placed on the workings of Colonial, or Cylon, technology. While this was adequate for the series, some elaboration is needed for role playing. The following is meant to be a general guide line for working with Colonial and Cylon Technology in the Battlestar Galactica PBEM game.
If you are looking for ‘Hard Science’ in your science fiction then Battlestar Galactica IS NOT FOR YOU!
For those of you familiar with GURPS (3rd Edition rules) the Tech Level for BSG is late 9 early 10 with a few elements from higher tech levels, the Cylons and the Vilium seem to have access to elements of higher technology then the Colonials.