It may not be necessary to reveal heading, if all other sources of
information are made relative to current heading.

However, this will make communication slightly more difficult, since
players using absolute heading clients will use up, down, left and
right, despite the availability of coordinate rotation feature by the

That is to say, in a Romulan (top left) versus Federation (bottom left)
game, some players on the Federation side use "move up" to mean approach
the front, and on the Romulan side use "move down" to mean the same

A client that uses relative heading will improve communication, perhaps.

James Cameron    mailto:quozl at