During each session, the players will take on the duties of the Flagship Officers. If there are too few players at the table, one player temporarily fills two roles. If there are too many players, players may choose to split Officer responsibilities or simply not have any.
Captain: Negotiates with alien species in the hopes of forming alliances, and makes the “big picture” decisions.
Navigation Officer: Plots course on the Star Map, calculates distance and travel time, and tracks fuel usage.
Engineering Officer: Keeps track of minerals in the cargo bays, Credits, and total resource units.
Science Officer: Rolls and records planet scans, including scans for planetary lifeforms.