Art inspires. For Table top games, this is absolutely true. Any game book you pick up will likely have some kind of artwork, even if it is only the cover, that is evocative of the game itself. Often the art continues inside the book, and represents the tone of the game. Often games use fiction to hel pdescribe the game, but he visual presence of the aesthetic the game aspires to is important. So, here are some images that help articulate Space Opera:
I don’t own these images, and full credit to their creators. There is much more out there, and what I’ve presented here is a small taste.