More so onward than backward
These are launchpads. They're rough sketches of a universe, and may contain details that don't make it all the way through to the game. They're presented in order written. Titles may not remain either.
They're not races, not really. But they're not classes either. Consider it a Lineage, in a way. I'm calling them Paths, for now. They're not skillsets, either.
These are where the factions are: Your Own Space Ship