Welcome to the U.S.S. Elysium!


"We know what we are, but know not what we may be" - William Shakespeare

Our Commanding Officer and Our Executive Officer:


Commodore Phoenix Lalor and Captain Gary Taylor

The U.S.S. Elysium is the first of her class under the Command of one the youngest CO in the Fleet, the Elysium's role is one of diplomacy, scientific discovery and support in times of need. Boasting the most advanced technology available to the Federation and being fully holographic capable with a Ship AI to assist with basic functions.

The USS Elysium is home to some of the brightest minds in Starfleet. There is also the first of 4 mobile branches of Starfleet Academy where cadets from all around the Federation can get hands-on experience aboard a fully operational Starfleet Vessel under the watchful gaze of an official representative of the Academy.

Our story so far...

Previously on the USS Elysium....

It is 2397, and the USS Elysium and her crew are looking forwards to the new year and the adventures it will bring. They have faced many a foe over the past 2 years under Commodore Phoenix Lalor-Richardson's command and now, face forward with dignity and professionalism.

We, here on the USS Elysium, encourage you to join us on our journey. We are a family, and families stick together.

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Latest News Items

» Elysium Player stars at Khitomer Conference!

Posted on Sun Feb 25th, 2024 @ 7:28am by Commodore Phoenix Lalor-Richardson in General News


Our very own Consul Orin stared today at the Khitomer conference! Log into Youtube and listen in!

» Welcome Back - Returning Player

Posted on Fri Feb 23rd, 2024 @ 8:06am by Commodore Phoenix Lalor-Richardson in General News

Welcome back Jake and his character Lieutenant JG Jonathon DeLaney

Lieutenant JG Jonathon DeLaney will be joining us in this mission as he will be rescued with others so until then he will be a prisoner of the Thai'hea.

» We are turning 7!

Posted on Tue Feb 20th, 2024 @ 9:36am by Commodore Phoenix Lalor-Richardson in General News

???? Join Us in Celebrating USS Elysium's 7th Birthday! ????

Ahoy, space enthusiasts and adventurers alike!

Mark your calendars because on the 27th of February 2024, the USS Elysium will be celebrating its 7th birthday in stellar style! ????

We extend a heartfelt invitation to all to come aboard and join us in commemorating this special milestone. As we reflect on seven years of exploration, discovery, and camaraderie, we want to share this joyous occasion with you, our cherished friends and supporters.

Step aboard and meet the crew who have fearlessly navigated the cosmic seas, charting new territories and forging unforgettable memories. Whether you're a seasoned spacefarer or a curious newcomer, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

???? Date: February 27th, 2024
???? Location: USS Elysium’s discord: https://discord.gg/XJCRu8HcZx?event=1183920322362224690
⏰ Time: Any time on the 27th of Feb

Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the spirit of discovery and celebrate with the USS Elysium crew. Together, let's raise our glasses to seven years of adventure and many more to come!

See you among the stars! ????

Commodore Phoenix Lalor-Richardson
Commanding Officer, USS Elysium

» Congratulations

Posted on Fri Feb 16th, 2024 @ 12:45pm by Captain Gary Taylor in General News

Crew of the Elysium. Please join me in congratulating Tom who plays S'hib in addition to his other wonderful characters has reached the 300-post milestone. (actually 301) I know more milestones will fall before this talented and creative writer.

Jeff aka Captain Gary Taylor

» Bacl

Posted on Thu Feb 15th, 2024 @ 11:47am by Captain Gary Taylor in General News

Hello Everyone,

I am back at home. Now the road to recovery begins. Thank you all
for your kind, thoughtful well wishes and concerns. A special thanks to Ayesha, for relaying health updates on my behalf. I love you all and am overjoyed to be back with my family. The best group of writers anywhere, in any sim.

We are indeed a family.


Latest Mission Posts

» 25% Social Call

Mission: Season 6: Episode 4: Memory Lane
Posted on Sat Feb 24th, 2024 @ 4:39am by Crewman Adelaide Kirkby & Consul Andrinn Orin & Lieutenant JG Miraj Derani


Adelaide was happy to be home and in her quarters. Not much to look at these days. Most of her personal effects were piles of trash when she returned from the ice planet so many months ago now. Luckily, she wasn't attached to the lot of them or she…

» Siblings Time...

Mission: Season 6: Episode 4: Memory Lane
Posted on Fri Feb 23rd, 2024 @ 10:20am by Captain Mattias Richardson [Reece] & Lieutenant Commander Kara Starr {Kelea-Salik}

Kara stood outside the door to Mattias and Phoenix’s Quarters, she hadn’t really spent much time with her big brother since they’d gotten stuck in this region of space. With the nightmares that seemed prevalent onboard still happening, and Malakai not feeling well she’d left him to rest.

With Ezri…

» Catch up with Kurt

Mission: Season 6: Episode 4: Memory Lane
Posted on Fri Feb 23rd, 2024 @ 8:23am by Commodore Phoenix Lalor-Richardson & Lieutenant Kurt "Berlin" Vogel

Phoenix wanted to check in with each of her senior staff to see how they were getting on.

So, she made up a timetable and sent it out to the Senior staff, asking them to present themselves at a set time to her office for a one on one.


» Healing Broken Wings

Mission: Season 6: Episode 4: Memory Lane
Posted on Thu Feb 22nd, 2024 @ 3:27pm by Captain George Charles [Reece] & Senior Chief Petty Officer Emily Charles {Kelea-Salik}

"....ninety-six, ninety-seven, ninety-eight, ninety-nine....one hundred!" Charles called out triumphantly, as he finished the push-ups part of his current work-out program in physical therapy. He had been working very hard, since he was cleared to do so, to get back in fighting, and flying, shape.

Sitting up on his knees, he…

» Trying to Understand

Mission: Season 6: Episode 4: Memory Lane
Posted on Thu Feb 22nd, 2024 @ 1:55pm by Lieutenant Commander Rin & Kerilia Dosivi

Despite its history, Kerilia considered home to be on the Spheia. There was something about its walls, the familiar rooms, that made it as comforting as a weighted blanket. The teenager had found herself in the middle of the living section more often, ever since the nightmares began again. Like…

Latest Personal Logs

» What Just Happened?

Posted on Tue Sep 26th, 2023 @ 12:23pm by Captain Gary Taylor

Gary had returned to his and Lia's quarters after leaving the brig and Lia. His mood somber and the quarters seemed to reflect that. It was dark, silent somber.

He was still trying to make sense of what happened. "Computer start personal log of Captain Gary Taylor." The chirped that…

» Thinking Long Term

Posted on Tue Apr 11th, 2023 @ 11:42am by Commander Arrianna Salannis an Vantar

Personal Log,

Alright... It's time to think long term.

First. I'm not going to be interested in love for a while, maybe in a few years or so. Humans and cheap love. I can't begin to understand human behavior. They're as argumentative as Tellarites, Driven by their passions as Klingons.…

» Letting her go

Posted on Sun Mar 26th, 2023 @ 12:44pm by Commander Arrianna Salannis an Vantar

The Personal Diary of Arrianna Salannis an Vantar

I am leaving Josephine for a while, it may be a long time.. years.. I can't do this to her.. I love her, too much to hurt her.. In the mean time.. My unstable emotions make what I'm about to do even…

» Cold

Posted on Fri Mar 17th, 2023 @ 2:51am by Commander Arrianna Salannis an Vantar

Personal Log.

I feel cold... And it's only getting colder. Work used to be a cold comfort to me, , and I'm always alone now. I'm getting used to being alone. It's better than having my heart broken all over again. Shattered and crushed. But now I find myself getting…

» Personal Log - 001 - Ensign Qiri

Posted on Wed Mar 15th, 2023 @ 10:39pm by Ensign Zara Qiri

=/\= Personal Log: Ensign Zara Qiri. =/\=

I’ve arrived at my assignment. The Elysium is even larger than I'd imagined. First of her kind. One could get lost in it if she wanted to. I’ve been advised by the shuttle pilot that Deck 10 is an island unto itself, like…