A little help from my friends...

From: Vintage Computer Festival <vcf_at_siconic.com>
Date: Thu May 13 13:38:59 2004

On Thu, 13 May 2004, der Mouse wrote:

> > I need names for 50 kinds of cargo for a SPACE TRADER game...
> > My imagination gave out after the first 8-10 ...
> Depending on things such as time-in-transit and environment provided by
> the ships, some of these may not work, but here are some ideas. Of
> course, you can also invent things; much sf includes invented foods,
> animals, devices, etc, that you can steal names from.

How about giving the cargo a vintage computer theme?

9-track tapes
Bubble Memory Modules
Disc packs
Punch cards
Paper tape rolls
Front panel switches

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