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Science Fiction Codex of Lists (2nd Edition)

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Completely updated and revised second edition.

This book is designed to make a gamemaster's job easier when he or she creates science fiction roleplaying game adventures and campaigns.  This book includes 90 RPG lists, 324 pages of content, and thousands of entries designed for any science fiction game setting.  These lists will help spark your imagination and add flavor and color to all your science fiction adventures.  They will produce a random result by using the appropriate dice roll.

90 Sci-Fi RPG Lists Included:

Alien Artifacts, Alien Generator, Alien Races, Alien World Encounters, Alternate Histories, Animal Types, Apocalyptic Events, Artifact Drawbacks, Asteroid Prospecting, Biotechnology, Contraband Cargo, Cyberpunk Jobs, Cyberpunk Vendors, Cyberware, Death Games, Future City Options, Future Crimes, High-Tech Arrows, High-Tech Defensive Gear, High-Tech Grenade Options, High-Tech Grenades, High-Tech Melee Weapons, High-Tech Ranged Weapons, High-Tech Suits, High-Tech Vehicles, Interplanetary Merchandise, Kaiju Adventure Hooks, Kaiju Giant Monsters, Megacorporation Motivations, Megacorporation Plots, Modern Adventure Hooks, Modern Battlefield Warriors, Mutations, Nano Tech, Near Future Adventure Hooks, Net Programs, Planet Generator, Planet Names, Planet Naming Conventions, Planet Types, Planetary Governments, Planetary Options, Power Armor, Power Armor Systems, Power Sources, Psionic Powers, Red Alert Conditions, Robot Adventure Hooks, Robot Functions, Robot Options, Robot Types, Satellites, Science Fiction Genres, Sci-Fi Adventure Complications, Sci-Fi Drugs, Sci-Fi Flaws, Sci-Fi Horror Adventure Hooks, Sci-Fi Jobs, Sci-Fi NPCs, Sci-Fi Perks, Sci-Fi Skills, Secret Agent Car Upgrades, Secret Agent Gear, Secret Government Agencies, Space Derelict Encounters, Space Empire Organizations, Space Encounters, Space Explorer Missions, Space Fleet Adventure Hooks, Space Fleet Ranks, Space Station Encounters, Spatial Anomalies, Special Ammo, Star Types, Starship Apex Systems, Starship Crew, Starship Maneuvers, Starship Names, Starship Options, Starship Propulsion Systems, Starship System Failures, Starship Systems, Starship Types, Starship Weapons, Steampunk Adventure Hooks, Superpower Origins, Superpowers, Super Science, Tech Levels 


 
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Andrew B November 28, 2019 10:34 pm UTC
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Hello. Do you think you could still keep the first edition around in some form, as a sort of "Legacy Edition" perhaps? I tend to like comparing editions, and some changes are good to note for context. Maybe create a bundle of the old editions, where only in the bundle are they available, that also includes the updated Second Editions? Basically, you could still buy the first Editions, but only if you're also buying or already have, the Second Editions.

I can understand if this is not feasible for whatever reason, but it is a note of personal interest.
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Steven W October 12, 2019 10:54 pm UTC
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Thanks for providing an updated version to us for free. Can I ask if the same material that was in the original edition is in the completely updated and revised second edition?
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James K October 17, 2019 8:10 pm UTC
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All the original material is found in the new edition, but a great deal of it has been shuffled around, renamed, or completely rewritten. I am currently working on the second edition of the Science Fiction Codex of Lists 2. Many people thought that I combined the two books together, but the doubled page count is from all new material.
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Steven W October 17, 2019 8:21 pm UTC
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Ah that makes a lot of sense thank you. I was trying to do a visual comparison of the old and new editions of the book and noticed the differences in the table of contents.
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Kevin M October 06, 2019 7:36 pm UTC
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Bookmarks on the new file are not working...always defaults to page 61 no matter where you click.
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James K October 07, 2019 4:46 am UTC
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Hello Kevin,
I will look into how bookmarks work and release a fixed version.
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Lee S October 06, 2019 6:04 pm UTC
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Is this a compilation of both SciFi Codexes 1 & 2? Because the second codex is still available. Thanks.
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James K October 07, 2019 4:44 am UTC
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Hello Lee,
This is not a compilation but a second edition of the Science Fiction Codex of Lists. The Science Fiction Codex of Lists 2 will also come out with a second edition in a few months.
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Lee S October 07, 2019 6:19 am UTC
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Thanks for the quick reply. I am loving the new format and material. Thanks you for the update and hard work.
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