I truly hope that Diaspora represents all that which BtRL SHOULD have been. BtRL will long be remembered by people such as myself as the finest example of how no matter what you do, no matter how great it might be, if the people making itare human beings of poor character that deserve no respect, ultimately it will be the downfall of them all. This is especially true for things such as amateur fan-made game mods, which depend a lot on fan support.
I will finally fly in peace knowing that the Galactica that I am launching from or landing on is not made my Omniscraper.
I also hope that this place does not ever make the mistakes that BtRL did, disrespecting fans like no other dev team, and having a more relaxed and friendly relationship with the fans. Additionally, I hope that there is as little drama and as much productivity and enthusiasm and support as possible.
It is good to be able to visit the Dev's forums once again, as BtRL's forums were long abandoned by pretty much most fans who had any self-respect, including myself.
I wish good luck to Diaspora, and on behalf of the 9th Battlestar Group as well as bsgpilots.com, we fully support you (for the time being
Keep up the great work and thanx for saving BSG gaming!