It is a game about a crew of Space Smugglers that travel around the universe in search for profitable jobs. It will include a nice story with aliens and intergalactic MEGACorporations that you could piss off, or beeing on there good side. And if you did get friendly with everyone there is always the EMPIRE that hates every kind of crime including smuggling.
You will be able to get positive or negative relation towards your crew and earn money and spend it. Depending on your past choices and your relationship some options might be available to you and other´s won´t.