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The Space Hack


The Space Hack takes the kickass OSR game The Black Hack and adapts it for science fiction!

The Space Hack adds Starship Combat rules to The Black Hack without slowing down its streamlined core, launching the original 1970s fantasy role-playing game INTO THE STATOSPHERE and BEYOND!

Choose between three science fiction classes: The Soldier, the Scoundrel, and the Psychic. Fight science fiction monsters and races, such as the Honorable Warrior Alien, Replicants, Sand Worms, Void Lords, Atomic Lizards AND MORE!

This is a complete game! The Black Hack is not required, tho I encourage everyone to purchase the excellent parent game.

Everything you need to start your science fiction adventure is here, in a ruleset that fits in a single 16-page booklet!

Written by Kirt A. Dankmyer
Cover art by “Lorc” under CC BY 3.0 license

NOTE: This is not the same as The Black Space Hack by Vandel J. Arden and Andrew Shields, which is currently in production. I encourage you to buy that as well, when it comes out! I'll put a link here once it's out, in case you ended up at the wrong product by accident.

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ANATOLY B January 21, 2017 2:32 pm UTC
What about a character lists?
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Michael H July 11, 2016 8:32 am UTC
Complete game or original Hack required?
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Kirt D July 11, 2016 1:22 pm UTC
Compete game! :)
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Nash P July 11, 2016 12:53 am UTC
I think you mean "Soldier" in the description blurb above for one of the classes?
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Tim M July 11, 2016 2:12 am UTC
See, here I was thinking it was a class that could make objects more solid.
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Kirt D July 11, 2016 2:05 pm UTC
Thank you! I've fixed it. There's no spellcheck for RPGNOW.COM product descriptions, but it's consistently correct throughout the game itself. :)
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