Whilst Cepheus Engine is a sophisticated rules-set that seems able to cope with almost every eventuality, the rules for task resolution and combat that follow are directly inspired by the very first set of 2D6 SF roleplaying rules from 1977. They allow for much faster play, but at the cost of less detail. Use them as an option.
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Camp Cretaceous is a game using the Cepheus Engine rules that is designed to be played with children. It takes characters back into the Cretaceous period where they carry out perilous missions in their attempts to study dinosaurs in their natural environment. Players not only have to overcome natural obstacles, hungry dinosaurs, puzzles and problems, but must do so in an environment without... [click here for more]
The stated mission of the developers was to create a 'light scientific and reconnaissance craft' and in this respect the Horizon proved perfectly suited, able to take a small crew anywhere within the solar system to take samples from asteroids, photograph possible colony landing sites, intercept comets and so on.With so many available it seemed only natural that the sensors... [click here for more]
The HOSTILE Technical Manual digs deeper into the retro-technology of this alternate future. It includes in-depth articles on hyperdrives, artificial gravity, androids, fusion power, hypersleep chambers, communications and computers. It also explains the existence of 'retrotech' - could a futuristic setting live this way? How would it come about? Essays by the experienced contributors Richard... [click here for more]
Chris Kubasik in his wonderful blog called Classic Traveller: Out of the Box, has brought Traveller back to its beginnings, as a simple but flexible set of three ‘Little Black Books’ that can be used to create stories in the sci-fi setting of your own imagination. This is how Traveller was first meant to be played, and I’ve spent several days doing just that, creating... [click here for more]
Chris Kubasik in his wonderful blog called Classic Traveller: Out of the Box, has brought Traveller back to its beginnings, as a simple but flexible set of three ‘Little Black Books’ that can be used to create stories in the sci-fi setting of your own imagination. OUTWORLD is a short and simple setting, inspired by the movies Alien, Aliens, Outland... [click here for more]
A guide to TL8 and TL9 vacc suits, featuring soft suits, hard suits and a complete list of customizable options. Find out what the limits of a suit are, how much punishment they can take, what it's like to work in a space suit, and how on earth you tell one suit wearer from another!
Although a stand-alone product, Vacc Suit is designed to be used with Zozer Games' product Outpost... [click here for more]