Levels of Technological Advancement

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Tier 0 - Omnipotent

An omnipotent species is defined as one that has transcended our current perception of reality. A species at this tier has mastered the ability to traverse alternate realities and alternate universes. An omnipresent species would possess technology that would likely defy the perception of time and space of a lower species. There is theoretically no limit to an omnipotent species.

Tier 1 - Omniscient

An omniscient species is defined as one that has mastered, or nearly mastered, all aspects of our current reality. A species at this tier would possess technology that would likely be considered magic to any lower species. An omniscient species would likely possess the ability to influence consciousness and create life.

Tier 2 - Intergalactic

An intergalactic species is defined as one that has mastered travel between galaxies. A species at this tier would possess extremely advanced technologies, and likely control much of an entire galaxy with ease and even be able to advance or create other life forms to some degree.

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Tier 3 - World Builders

A world-building species is defined as one that has mastered the creation of artificial worlds and megastructures, but have not yet mastered intergalactic travel. A species at this tier would possess extremely advanced technologies, and likely control large regions of space.

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Tier 4 - Interstellar

An interstellar species is defined as one that has mastered the travel between star systems, but is restricted to their current galaxy. A species at this tier would possess advanced technology, and likely control multiple star systems.

Tier 5 - Space-Faring

A space-faring species is one that have surpassed the light speed barrier, but have not begun colonisation outside of their home system. A species at this tier would likely possess advanced technology and control multiple planets within a single star system.

Tier 6 - Space Age

A space age species is defined as one that has successfully left their planet’s atmosphere, but have not begun colonisation of any other planet. A species at this tier would likely possess technology allowing them to construct some sort of space station, but nothing more advanced.

Tier 7 - Atomic Age

An atomic age species is defined as one that has begun focus on clean energy sources or has developed some form of atomic energy. A species at this tier would likely possess some form of kinetic weapons as well chemical propulsion.

Tier 8 - Industrial Age


Tier 9 - Pre-Industrial