Money is the ultimate motivator in the space-future. Far Away’s Federation Alliance sends their explorers on missions not for the pure advancement of science, but for the potential to turn a profit. We don’t want players to mistake this capitalism for malice. The Federation isn’t evil. They are an underfunded bureaucratic organization that needs to prove why they deserve funding next fiscal year. We want to players to feel that same drive for financial stability the Federation does. So, we’re adding the concept of Federation Credits (FC).