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CONTACT - Tactical Alien Defense Role-Playing Game

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Are you the type to ask too many questions? Are you infamous for being over-prepared for any situation you encounter? Do people marvel at your outside-the-box thinking and inventiveness? Could you be a scientific genius, an athlete, a mastermind of espionage? Or, do you just excel at crushing your opponents?

The year is 2047 A.D., and a clandestine agency called OMEGA has just recruited you into their ranks of international operatives: soldiers, scientists, spooks, bureaucrats and diplomats, from around the world, all of whom who have already caught a faint glimpse of the impending doom.

Technology has evolved. War has evolved. Unfortunately, trapped in the human condition, Earth's dominant species hasn't. People from all walks of life are still puzzled in the face of a threat that's overshadowed human history for millennia, eluding their grasp, and always lurking beneath layers of lies and deceit.

In this politically-charged future, you will pit your wits and resources against multiple hostile extraterrestrial factions while trying to put an end to the domestic dangers of human lunacy and corporate greed. Enter a vibrant world of UFO madness, mystery, and cutting-edge technology... if you have what it takes to be the last line of defense for your entire planet.

It is time to change the game.

Command. Research. Fight Back.

CONTACT - Tactical Alien Defense Role Playing Game

Finally available in English, CONTACT is a full-blown, standalone science fiction tabletop role-playing game, authored by Robert Hamberger. It comes with its own custom point-based action combat mechanics, and uses percentile dice for most in-game resolutions. More in-depth game mechanics, such as advanced combat tactics and vehicular fighting, are handled in a modular fashion so that the game can be kept to a minimum amount of complexity for casual gamers. Advanced players will enjoy the added blend of comprehensive strategy and simulation elements such as research and development.

The English language core rulebook is a high-resolution, full color PDF, containing 290 pages of illustration, a hyper-linked index, and other interactive functions which will take you anywhere you need in the blink of an eye. CONTACT has been beautifully illustrated by the prolific U.S. / New Zealand artist Anthony “ACS” Scroggins. This digital product contains everything you will need, including such extras as background information on the game world, an introductory campaign, sample hero characters, assorted sinister alien archetypes, and loads of kick-ass military hardware.


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Alexander J October 18, 2020 2:20 am UTC
When will we see more content? I heard there was going to be a campaign where you fight along a train and stuff which sounded cool.
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Neil S February 26, 2020 2:17 am UTC
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William H October 11, 2019 2:21 am UTC
I really enjoy the skill and attribute level mechanic. I really want to use the Opus Armatum in a campaign. Does anyone know if the English translations of the other books are in the works or if I need to find out if it is possible for translation software to convert the German pdf to English?
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Michael M June 05, 2018 3:33 pm UTC
Euro to Dollars? 20€ is $23 :) gotta love exhange rates.
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Phillip R April 08, 2018 7:56 am UTC
Is this game dead or will more support and other books and music be coming in english? There are literally no reviews on it or anything. No site information either.
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Patric Götz U April 19, 2018 2:30 pm UTC
There might be a Kickstarter for further material in the future, but this will not be the case before 2019. There is already quite an amount of material that has been published in German and that we would like to bring to the English market.
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Todd S October 10, 2017 11:45 pm UTC
I don't see any mention of Contact on the publisher website, only Space 1889. Has this title been abandoned?
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Robert H November 11, 2017 2:01 pm UTC
The main info on the title can be found on their german site.
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Robert H November 26, 2016 2:32 pm UTC
This line of products is currently on Kickstarter. If successful, there will be more books available on Drivethru, as well!

Only 7 days to go - pledge now if you'd like to make it happen.
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Dee B July 24, 2016 6:19 am UTC
Would love it if the publisher would make this print on demand through DriveThru. REALLY want a physical copy. And the expansions.
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Patric Götz U July 24, 2016 10:21 am UTC
Just stay tuned, we are having some plans right now. :)
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Johnathan F July 12, 2016 4:35 pm UTC
Are there plans to release the expansions for this product?
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Patric Götz U July 12, 2016 4:38 pm UTC
There are some plans, yes. :-) But we can't say anything more right now, before some final decisions have been made.
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Johnathan T July 04, 2016 4:20 pm UTC
I really want to get this, will there be a print version of this game or a pod?
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Patric Götz U July 04, 2016 4:24 pm UTC
There are no immediate plan, although we don't rule anything out for the future.
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Will N July 03, 2016 7:16 am UTC
Bought and read through the book today, iam glad it finally got an english release. I can't wait for some of the source books!
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