from what I know they only allow it for this type of thread - which is bull**** really.
Other people want to have the ability to use IMG imgaes for transmission bars in rp threads but they turned off IMG option for those threads - which is idiotic.
They preach about, and try and put a spotlight on role-playing, and then they hand-cuff us, and force us to abide by o.o.r.p. thread rules.
They're toying with us.
One thing I have always loved about this game, is the scaling and the attention paid to sizing etc!! I know it's not perfect, and people will always weigh I'm with their own opinions, but it's far better than previous Trek games I've played.
Here's one of my Odyssey Eng The 'Endeavour' and my friends Prometheus?? Variant... The 'Liberator' based on some play by Bulletin Board sims we used to play in years before the luxuries offered by games like this. We play as a team whenever we play, and are pretty unstoppable!!!