Site Credits

Nova has been developed on the CodeIgniter PHP framework by EllisLab.

Icons used throughout Nova were created by FamFamFam and Pinvoke.

The Redmond skin was created by Anodyne Productions. Edits are permissible provided the original credits remain intact.

The Picard (2390s) rank sets used in this simulation were created by Greenfelt of the 22nd Fleet. The ranksets can be found at Kuro-RPG under Guest Ranks. Please do not copy or modify the images.

All characters, stories, and other fiction contained within is copyright to their respective storytellers.

The photographs, illustrations, and other images featured throughout this website are the intellectual and artistic property of their respective creators. The fair use of such imagery is intended to allow for limited and reasonable use as long as the use does not interfere with the owners' rights or impede their right to do with the work as they wish. If you are the original creator of any photograph, illustration, or other image featured on this website and would like it removed, please contact a member of the Game Management Team using the 'Contact Us' option available on the main page of this website - We are happy to oblige.

Star Trek and all related marks, logos, and characters are solely owned by CBS Studios, Inc. This fan production is not endorsed by, sponsored by, nor affiliated with CBS, Paramount Pictures, or any other Star Trek franchise, and is a non-commercial, fan-made production intended for recreational use.

No commercial exhibition or distribution is permitted. No alleged independent rights will be asserted against CBS or Paramount Pictures.

Uniforms and insignia were created for the exclusive use of the USS Cardinal role-play community and its active players by the artist arekkusa ( All images are owned and controlled by HowTypicallyHuman and are not for outside use. All rights reserved.