Star Army

Star ArmyⓇ is a landmark of forum roleplaying. Opened in 2002, Star Army is like an internet clubhouse for people who love roleplaying, art, and worldbuilding. Anyone 18 or older may join for free. New members are welcome! Use the "Register" button below.

Note: This is a play-by-post RPG site. If you're looking for the tabletop miniatures wargame "5150: Star Army" instead, see Two Hour Wargames.

  • Current IC Month: 9月 YE 42 (through December 31, 2020)


News and updates about the site and the Star Army Community (OOC)

Community Meeting Tonight! (Nov 13, 2020)

It's the second Friday of the month, which means that it's time for our monthly meetup!

Friday, November 13, 2020 at
  • 8pm/2000 hours Eastern (EDT)
  • 5pm/1700 hours Pacific
  • 2400Z
  • Recent SARP News
  • Plots and RPs
  • Holiday Event Ideas
  • AI Character generation session (if you have some prompts to give the AI I will put them in there and see how it finishes them)
  • The End of the Kuvexian War
  • Leaving Your Mark On the Star Army Universe...

Halloween Fifth Annual Tournament of Thread Necromancy


Each day grows shorter and the air becomes cold and wet. An orange moon hangs huge in the sky, casting its eerie light on bare trees and crinkling brown leaves that dance along the ground. The dead threads of the past are restless, and seek to walk among the living once again...

Now is the time to raise these dead threads from their festering reaches of the forum's older pages using the the dark arts of THREAD NECROMANCY.

Those who dig up the most...

Welcome to Xenforo 2.2!

Hi Star Army! We've just completed our upgrade to the latest version of Xenforo, which includes some new features I posted about previously. You'll notice the news forum now looks more like a newspaper and so on. Things will continue to change as we figure out how to make the best use of our new options. Also, I've disabled incompatible styles so the forum may look different to...

Upcoming Improvements to Star Army's Forums (XF 2.2)

Hey Star Army!

As you know, Star Army's forums run on what I consider the world's best forum software available, Xenforo, and it serves us well. Xenforo is activitely developed (meaning improvements and new stuff are regularly added) and it has some exciting things coming soon in the next update, XF 2.2. Here's some features that are coming to Star Army:
  • ...

Community Meeting on August 14, 2020

Hello Star Army!

Join us for our monthly community meeting, on Friday, August 14, 2020 at
  • 8pm/2000 hours Eastern (EDT)
  • 5pm/1700 hours Pacific
  • 2400Z
We'll get together in Discord and talk about:
  • Recent Star Army news
    • XF 2.2 Forum Improvements (Part 1)...