- "Bladewing. Do a barrel Roll!"— Juan Castillo
"Here there be spoilers!"
Artemis Neo contains examples of:
- Asteroid Miners - West Haven, New Vancouver, Cascadia on the moon Neo Luna II is an asteroid mining town.
- Mohs Scale of Science Fiction Hardness - 3 . The story does feature faster than light travel in the form of the ARC Drive breaking logic, however the G.A.P.S. (Gyroscopic Axis Propulsion System) is what allows the Sidewinders to maneuver like the ships in Shoot 'em Up video games to explain away the illogical. All logistical physics of space in real life is present in the story.
- Naming Your Colony World - Let the list begin...
- Planets: Artemis
- Towns: West Haven
- Provinces/States: New Vancouver
- Countries: Cascadia
- Shoot 'em Up - The story pays homage to it.
- Space Opera