01/10/2018 (Wed) 04:09:53
Sorry for the doublespacing but since the format is fucked, I prefer that over people, and myself having to fuck with the board settings to read my post...>that the overarching boundaries get trampled too often
Fine, fine, however being a Hard Scifi and Soft Scifi purist is really absurd to be honest.
Due to the speculative nature of the medium there's a lot of bleeding in-between hard and soft scifi.
Generally there will be soft scifi moments in hard scifi when advanced civilizations are encountered.
There will be hard scifi moments in soft scifi when authors want to talk about battle tactics or use science as some sort of barrier.
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