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Starship Commandos

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You are part of the Marine Special Armour and Tactics squad – the elite MARSAT – facing all the threats the universe has to offer. Kitted out in the J25 Individual Tactical Support Harness the marines of MARSAT undertake the most dangerous missions assigned to the Fleet Special Purpose Force, whether that might be facing an alien menace, interdicting pirates, or a protecting civil authorities from a violent coup d'etat.

Starship Commandos provides a simple system for intergalactic adventures by elite marines using the latest in power armour. Included are the rules, a discussion of the MARSAT and the role of the marines in a space fleet, and two hooks and opponents to help inspire adventures.

 
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Alan B October 13, 2017 4:58 pm UTC
Print coming?
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Fraser R October 13, 2017 6:15 pm UTC
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I'm afraid there's no plan to provide a print version at this time. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news. Thanks for your interest!

Fraser
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Kyrinn E September 12, 2016 4:07 am UTC
Neither Preview is doing anything in my browser (while other products Previews do work).
I would like to know more about the system before I purchase.

What are the Stats? Are they rolled? What are their range of scores? How does one hit in combat? Etcetera.
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Fraser R September 12, 2016 10:05 am UTC
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I'm afraid I have no ability to troubleshoot the preview, however you can see a sample character here:
http://swordsedgepublishing.ca/2016/08/08/designated-marksman-for-starship-commandos/

Certain stats provide dice (Concept, Traits, Training, Harness) for an opposed roll, while the Flaw inflicts a penalty die (used by opponent). Dice range from d20 to d2, and it is a "roll under" system, meaning a smaller die is better. The Pivot can provide advancement.

It is a very light system with abstract conflict resolution.

I would be happy to answer any other questions.
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Kyrinn E September 21, 2016 3:34 pm UTC
Thanks.
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47
Publisher Stock #
SEP4540
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19.82 MB
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This title was added to our catalog on September 01, 2016.