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5e x 5 Future Mecha

5e x 5 Future Mecha

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5e x 5 Future Mecha

This third expansion book following the Future and Modern Equipment books and requires the basic core found in the 5e x 5 (Fantasy) system which is a d20 converted to d100 system. It adds piloted modern and futuristic mecha robots. It is converted from MSRD.

Against dragons, don't raise an army. Jump into your mecha and fight it with missiles, lasers, and machine guns.

This book has no illustrations nor artwork. It's main feature is mixed double and single-column text to help reduce the page count. It has a table of contents with a simple page number in the upper right corner. The cover is a simple black cover.

A 5e x 5 Character book is required to create player characters. The 5e x 5 Combat & Conditions is needed for combat prodeedures however there are some notes on how to use the gun feats in combat because guns are not found in the C&C book. The 5e x 5 Monsters book is used for the modern creatures and fantastic monsters. It contains animals, vampires, zombies, werewolves, ghosts, and other NPC stats that the gamemaster can change by swapping out the fantasy/medieval gear for future gear and changing the names to modern equivalents.

A future campaign may be doable without using either of the 5e x 5 Spells or the 5e x 5 Equipment and Treasures books. The future mecha technology, guns, and armor, computers, and gear found in this book may take those two book's place, unless your campaign has magic.

These future equipment use a flexible Purchase DC income and expenditure system same as the 5e x 5 Modern which is abstract, instead of fantasy gold and silver. I show a chart with US $ amounts. However, any currency such as the Euro €, Pound £, Frank ƒ, or even Yen ¥ monetary systems can be used instead just by making your own monetary table using the Purchase DC values..

Recommended Required Companion Books

If you need the animals, zombies, vampires, ghosts, werewolves and other mythical beasts or to reskin as alien creatures. Also in near the back are some fantasy NPCs that with a little effort can be turned into modern NPCs. For example, changing a fighter based NPC into an alien soldier or cyber double agent.

Until a Future Characters book is published you can alter the fantasy classes somewhat.  A section at the front of the Future Equipment book has a few of my suggestions.

You may want 5e x 5 Modern Equipment or Future Equipment depending on your technology level of campaign

Prior Version

The PWYW version of 5e x 5 OGL SRD which contains all five fantasy books with only minimal format and no columns. try it first and then upgrade for additional convenience and speed.

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ken W March 12, 2017 7:52 pm UTC
Don't forget, I posted the discount and early access for this product back in Feb 13th. See the discussion in the 5e x 5 SRD for details for those that qualified at that time for the discount and the code.
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