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Latest News Items

» Welcome

Posted on Thu Oct 1st, 2020 @ 5:00pm by Captain T'Brei Sheridan in General News

Welcome Crew to the Sunfire. Currently at Starbase 247, we will begin our shake down cruise once all crew have reported it.

As you arrive at Starbase 247, please check in with Captain T,'Brei Sheridan, currently staying on SB 247.

Welcome. The Sunfire adventures continues.....

» New Captain!

Posted on Tue Sep 29th, 2020 @ 1:35pm by Admiral Charles Star in General News

Congratulations to T'Brei Sheridan on her promotion to Captain and becoming this storied sim's new Commanding Officer.

Welcome to the center seat, Captain and good luck!

-Admiral Star

» Sim Updates

Posted on Tue Jul 28th, 2020 @ 5:16am by Captain Thomas Devoe in General News


There are a couple stragglers still left to report coming aboard. At the very least please acknowledge coming aboard sometime this week. I'd like to use this week to make final preparations to take the ship out for a spin. If you need a LOA, then ask for one but, I don't recommend missing ships movement. A post with a delay in your arrival is fine if you have a story arch to play. I know we are in hectic times. I'll work with you but, I need you to keep me informed. That's all I ask on that note.

For those whom are not on Discord. I am finalizing a Sim Guild that will be in PDF form. I should be able to post it directly to Discord and hopefully on here. Also, we have a Facebook page now. Titled USS Sunfire an Independence Fleet Sim. It there as a recruiting tool and for all of you enjoy and share ideas.

More to come later. thank you

Capt. Thomas Devoe, IDF
USS Sunfire

» Welcome Aboard

Posted on Mon Jul 20th, 2020 @ 4:24am by Captain Thomas Devoe in General News

Hello everyone and welcome to the USS Sunfire. Some of you I have had the pleasure of meeting on Discord over the last week. I plan to start our first mission soon. I'd like give everyone some time to post coming aboard and getting settled in. We are currently docked at Starbase 10 awaiting the rest of the crew. If you aren't on Discord, I would encourage you to sign up. We are able to converse back and forth and share OOC ideas. This can also be done here or on Facebook.

It is my goal for us to post once a week individually and as a crew. If you ever have a question or concern please don't hesitate to ask. We are here after all to have fun and enjoy our passion for ST. You are more than welcome to post your questions or concerns creatively with a JP or OOC in private. Your Skipper has an open door policy. I only ask that you don't try to change policy or self promote using said policy.

If you haven't already done so. I encourage you to flesh out your character Bio. I was guilty of it myself and I have rectified it. If you have any special character arch's, please let me know so that I can work them into the stories that we write. I've seen a couple already that I intend to use as we go. So, don't be surprised if you get to take the spotlight. Enjoy it and run with it.

We have a mix of new and returning players. Unfortunately, I don't know who is brand new as I didn't review all the applications before I was nominated as Capt. I was able to personally meet with the last three or four of you that came on and I was able to feel out your previous game experience.

Having said that. I prefer to promote from within before I look outside the ship. If you haven't already noticed, we are without an XO. If you're remotely interested, please place your name in the Sorting Hat. We can creatively find ways to work out the details in character. I don't see anything I can't work with.

I'd also, be interested in doing a Q&A with you. So, feel free to submit your questions and I will answer them when we have enough of them. As my Xo from the USS Nimitz said the first day I meet him. "ask away. free potshots at the XO."

I look forward to reading your posts.

Greg Thompson


Capt, Thomas Devoe, IDF
Commanding Officer
USS Sunfire

» Welcome Aboard Captain...

Posted on Thu Jul 16th, 2020 @ 1:26am by Admiral Charles Star in General News

USS Sunfire Crew,

It gives me great pleasure to introduce your new Commanding Officer...

...Captain Thomas Devoe!

Captain, welcome to the USS Sunfire, the ship is yours. Treat her well.

Admiral Charles Star
Independence Fleet

Latest Mission Posts

» Star Base 247B

Mission: Sunfire Station Keeping Starbase 247
Posted on Tue Nov 24th, 2020 @ 5:43pm by Captain T'Brei Sheridan & Ensign William Bailey

William Bailey fell asleep over his dinner... dreaming he muttered in his sleep..... "Must fix this ship the chief engineer left me me in charge and I have to get this done It seems harder to do now that I am out of acedemy I need to show I can…

» Senior Officer Briefing...

Mission: Sunfire Station Keeping Starbase 247
Posted on Tue Nov 24th, 2020 @ 1:48am by Captain T'Brei Sheridan & Commander Jodon Arlidd & Lieutenant Commander Sandy "Ghost" Shannon & Lieutenant Commander Sandy Thomson & Lieutenant Kedzi Direx & Lieutenant Leella Naroush & Lieutenant JG Nathaniel Newton & Ensign William Bailey

//Briefing Room//


T'Brei sat in her office on Star Base 247B. She had ordered buffet foods, drinks, and Official star fleet PADDs with the mission ahead for the Sunfire.

She listened to Alori the waitress hostess as she purred and set the scene for the brief.

Kedzi was walking…

» Meeting the Captain

Mission: Sunfire Station Keeping Starbase 247
Posted on Sat Nov 7th, 2020 @ 6:59pm by Captain T'Brei Sheridan & Lieutenant Kedzi Direx

=/\= Starbase 247 =/\=
Kedzi was walking along the corridors of Starbase 247, and though she will at least Introduce herself to the new Sunfire Captain. She tapped her comm badge, "Captain Sheridan this Lt Kedzi Direx Chief Security I will like to meet you If you're not busy?"…

» Meeting the Captain

Mission: Sunfire Station Keeping Starbase 247
Posted on Sat Nov 7th, 2020 @ 6:58pm by Captain T'Brei Sheridan & Ensign William Bailey


T'Brei looked up from her reports, the large temporary offices on Star Base 247B, were great for meeting the crew and officers. She awaited the second in command to arrive.

Tag Lt. Cdr. Bailey

Sorry I am late Captain Got a little side tracked. Tucking back in his uniform…


Mission: Sunfire Station Keeping Starbase 247
Posted on Thu Oct 8th, 2020 @ 4:14pm by Ensign Sandie Stayfer

I have been ordered attend a mission brief where I have been ordered to investigate the Romulan Warbird’s disappearances.
I am highly curious about the disappearance of the Romulan Warbirds. The Romulans cannot be trusted at the best of times.
I feel that they are most likely experimenting with a…

Latest Personal Logs

» Starbase madness

Posted on Mon Nov 16th, 2020 @ 11:05pm by Lieutenant Jedda Mc Alister Dr

So I had assumed assigning me to take care of the crew physicals was nothing more than the brass giving me something to do during the refit.
Well, apparently, catering to every passing ship's medical needs falls into that category. I haven't even managed to meet with the captain for…


Posted on Sun Nov 1st, 2020 @ 6:59am by Ensign William Bailey

As I sit in my quarters drinking my bottle of Bailey's Irish Whiskey I love this stuff especially the name I think to my self how is my mama and when will my shore leave be soon ....


Posted on Wed Oct 28th, 2020 @ 3:23am by Ensign William Bailey

Ole Willie here I time for a drink and a cigar and to play on ole bag pipes

» Arrival at Starbase 247

Posted on Sun Oct 25th, 2020 @ 10:17pm by Lieutenant Jedda Mc Alister Dr

Finally. I was beginning to think I would never get her. Not a very Vulcan reaction, but this has been one of the longest transfers ever.

Once I get settled in my quarters, I will have to report to the senior officers. I figure I have fifteen minutes.
I will…

» a relaxing day on Starbase247

Posted on Wed Oct 7th, 2020 @ 11:11pm by Lieutenant Kedzi Direx

Kedzi was walking along Starbase 247 she thought she'd go to the nearest restaurant and grab a bite to eat. Kedzi walked into the place and ordered a cheeseburger, fries, and a glass of red wine to enjoy with her meal. After her meal, she will get her a Desert…