The Quick Guide Read the following articles for a quick summary of our lore and rules. If you are unaware of what "The Expanse" series or novels entail, please refer to What is "The Expanse"? Terms of Service & Rules Roleplaying Guide. Timeline The Current State of Affairs Review the Databank articles for lore on The Expanse and the board. Register and create your writer account. You may then create a subaccount for your character. Say Hello in the Arrivals and Departures Forum & in our New Members Discord. Read the overview on how to create a character bio and create your own in the Databank. We provide a character template to start with, but flesh it out however you like even if it is a basic physical description. Be an Earther (Earth), Martian (Mars), or a Belter (The Belt). Check out the Open Roleplay forum here and feel free to jump into any open forum threads. You may also check out the Roleplay Discussion forum to post any interest checks for a particular RP. You may also begin your own open thread in the Open Roleplay Forum. Simply start a topic and select a "Location prefix" for a location setting. IE. Earth, Jupiter, Mars, etc. You may add the space station to the title if it is a particular station or location at those planets. For other need to know items, please see the sections below or our FAQs. We will cover Board Utilization to help make things easier for users.