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A Gladiator was an armed combatant who entertained audiences in the Roman Republic and Roman Empire in violent confrontations with other gladiators, wild animals, and condemned criminals. Some gladiators were volunteers who risked their legal and social standing and their lives by appearing in the arena. Most were despised as slaves, schooled under harsh conditions, socially marginalized, and segregated even in death.

In the year 2392, the U.S.S. Gladiator (NCC-79818-A), a Sovereign Class starhip, is the home of a crew that is composed of the best and the brightest, but some have a darker history than others, so for them, this opportunity is their second chance.

This crew is composed of the best to which have shady backgrounds that can be found in the Fleet and Marine Corps. As a team, they are charged with protecting the Federation's interests on the border with Romulan space. With the destruction Hobus star the Romulan empire is in shambles conflicts are growing. Vying for power are Romulan factions, warlords, and other independent governments.

Join the crew of the USS Gladiator as they explore new areas of space and culture, struggle to maintain the balance of power, protect the interests of the federation, and discover themselves in the process.



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Media Relations Officer
Stellar Cartographer
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Federation News Service Reporter
Chef
Engineer's Mate
School Teacher
Civilian Staff
… and many more
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The USS Gladiator is a Play by NOVA simulation, taking place in the year 2392.


Latest News Items

» New player

Posted on Thu Mar 7th, 2019 @ 8:49am by Commander Mercia Kavi in General News

Hey team!

Please welcome our new Romulan Liason! Lt. Ayel Merek will have joined us on the Gladiator before we left the base, to esocurt the romulan cargo ship to the colony. Please start up JPs and get to know him!


» 5 Years & Counting!

Posted on Thu Jan 10th, 2019 @ 8:00am by Captain David Hawkins in General News

This month , we look back at all the years of ups and downs this community, we call the Gladiator Simm. It has been a wild ride for us all, especially with all those that have been here from the beginning. We want to start off by saying thank you to all those that have made this community as what is has become. We may not have the most active numbers out there, but we can safely say that we have made a name for ourselves, both in a positive and negative ways. But one of those that mark us as an Elite Sim is hitting the 5 year anniversary of activity. Its been a bumpy ride, but we have always come out on top with great stories and most of all... great friends and family. We look forward to another 5 years.

Join us this year and celebrate our elite status in which we are all proud of. Great work people and thank you all for making this Simm the community it is now!

Gladiator Command Staff


» The Light of Emmah

Posted on Sun Sep 23rd, 2018 @ 6:40am by Captain David Hawkins in General News

All!

With the new mission up and running, we are building up our activity once again. I have things about to shift into gear once we clear some of these simple interviews. With those clearing, I will start up the next phase of the mission. Please get on those JPs and start posting them. I don't want to leave anyone behind! Keep it up and Great work!

Paul

aka

Captain Hawkins


» Doctor's In the House!

Posted on Wed Jan 31st, 2018 @ 7:23pm by Captain David Hawkins in General News

Alcon,

Hello crew! I wanted to quickly welcome our newest member on the ship, Lieutenant J.G. Alexander Percival M.D., our new Chief Medical Officer. I hope everyone gets a chance to chat and get to know our new crew mate. Remember everyone to get active on the Primary JP and lets keep going. Welcome once again Percival. WE have an open door policy and want to hear thoughts and ideas to which we will do our best to make it happen if its realistic enough!

Paul

aka

Captain David Hawkins
Commanding Officer
U.S.S. Gladiator - A


» Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Posted on Mon Dec 25th, 2017 @ 8:28am by Captain David Hawkins in General News

The command Staff and I want to wish everyone a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Everyone be safe and we will look forward to some interesting stories!

Paul

Aka

Captain David Hawkins

&

Command Staff


Latest Mission Posts

» Final Words

Mission: Jarland
Posted on Tue May 21st, 2019 @ 11:32am by Captain David Hawkins

/// ON ///

Sitting in the back small quarters in the back of the runabout, David looked over the small monitor on the wall. It hadn’t been the first time he sat before a console looking at the database waiting for the next words to come out of his mouth.…


» Breaking the Law!

Mission: Jarland
Posted on Tue May 21st, 2019 @ 4:27am by Captain David Hawkins & Emmah [Kavi]

/// ON ///

As the crew of the Gladiator rushed about as the repair response teams continued to work on the hall breaches caused by the pirates, David rushed through the corridor on on of the lower crew decks with Emmah in tow. He had told her to stay back…


» Cargo

Mission: Jarland
Posted on Tue May 21st, 2019 @ 4:25am by Captain David Hawkins & Lieutenant Commander Halan Zeti & Emmah [Kavi]

Emmah stepped on to the transporter pad behind Captain Hawkins and Commander Zeti. They were heading over to the Romulan Cargo vessel for a little social time, it had been hard to convince the Romulan Captain to allow it, but in the end they both knew their superiors expected an…


» Investigation: Medical

Mission: Jarland
Posted on Mon May 13th, 2019 @ 11:04am by Emmah [Kavi] & Lieutenant JG Xander Bori M.D.

Neville Jarland strolled in to the Medical department and looked around seeking one of the medical officers. "Helloooooo?"

Xander, sat in his office, which overlooked Main Sickbay. He was engulfed in a variety of crew evaluations before a familiar, unwanted voice echoed from the main entrance. Not now! He thought…


» The Bridge

Mission: Jarland
Posted on Mon May 13th, 2019 @ 7:03am by Commander Mercia Kavi & Captain David Hawkins & Lieutenant Commander Halan Zeti & Lieutenant Commander Mel Torma & Major Karbainov Gennadiyevich Ph.D & Lieutenant Theodore Treadagar IV & Lieutenant JG Laural Mackenzie & Lieutenant JG Xander Bori M.D.

/// ON///

Commander Neville Jarland stepped on to the bridge curious how the next few hours would go. Both Captain Hawkins and Commander Zeti were transporting over to the Romulan Cargo hauler to try and make friends. Emmah was set to send back transmissions to keep an eye on things…


Latest Personal Logs

» Neville Jarland Personal log:

Posted on Fri Mar 15th, 2019 @ 4:06pm by Commander Mercia Kavi

Neville Jarland Personal log:

Oh where to begin? Things are pretty much how I expected. Every one is like a stick in the mud, riled up against me. That really isn't anything new however. No one likes a pot stirrer.

Captain Hawkins seems to be handling this very well, to…


» Demoted

Posted on Tue Jul 31st, 2018 @ 3:00pm by Lieutenant JG Paula Winchester

Personal log- Paula Winchester

Today after I had returned to work, I found that I had been demoted back to Lieutenant JG and on top of that I'm no longer the Security chief, I admit that I yelled at Hawkins when he had returned, now I have to take orders…


» Opsolutely Floored

Posted on Mon Dec 4th, 2017 @ 11:00am by Lieutenant Theodore Treadagar IV

Theo's grin almost couldn't be wider. He'd been on Gladiator for only a short time and as he relaxed in his quarters, he admired not only the new pip on his uniform, but his new position aboard ship as well. His signature Cheerwine glass bubbling in his hand, he began…


» New pip, I wonder if it squeaks

Posted on Sun Oct 1st, 2017 @ 9:56am by Lieutenant Theodore Treadagar IV

Theodore left the meeting between the captain and his boss, heading to his cabin and smiling gleefully so that no one could ever wipe that smile off his face that day.

He entered his cabin and as soon as the door closed behind him he was ready to record his…


» First Log

Posted on Sun Aug 20th, 2017 @ 8:25am by Lieutenant Theodore Treadagar IV

Theodore sighed heavily as the doors of his quarters slid closed behind him. "Computer, music please.." The computer chimed and spoke back to him. "Please specify the type of music you would like." Theodore thought for a moment as his music tastes were quite varied. "Composer, Beethoven, song, Moonlight Sonata..."…