You've been assigned to clear the asteroid belts between Mars and
Saturn. The Corporation Regulating Advanced Propulsion (CRAP) is in
need of additional testing grounds and have hired you, yes you, to
clear the way. You must achieve your quota for each sector before you
can move on to the next. Follow up crews will use Capped Rocket
Utilizing Detonators (CRUDs) to destroy any remaining asteroids after
you have hyperspaced into the next sector.
Your ship has been equipped to turn raw materials from asteroids into
useful propellants and armor. Your on-board factory will generate all
kinds of weapons for you to clear the belt with when you collect the
Still around just not doing as much. Outer Ridge was from 1995.