Alien Anthropology – The Triamic

A Strange And Tragic People

The Triamic are not the first sapient race in the galaxy to go extinct.  They are, however, one of the most recent, at least as far as is known to students of alien anthropology.  Even more tragically, they were well on their way to becoming the first true galactic superpower, just before the collapse.

History

Having independently developed their own version of the Bergenholm field before they attempted their own diaspora, the Triamic exploded out of their home system almost overnight.  As a pack-based society, they had already established the Hegemony in their home system, with a complex system of dominance and patronage that kept the myriad packs from each other’s throats.  They had a highly sophisticated civilization, and when they made first contact with an alien race, the ekuz, they were actually the more technologically advanced of the two. Continue reading