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Planet Mercenary RPG

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Welcome to Planet Mercenary RPG, a space opera adventure game.  This book contains everything you need to create characters, equip them, and load them onto warships for adventures across the galaxy. Build your own mercenary company and accept all the best contracts. Rescue ecotourists from Eina Afa’s Stormring Sea. Leap between the Pereri Ring’s tethered asteroids in pursuit of pirates. Brave the dark heart of Ellwor’s mechorganic jungle in search of the Greater Meatsnatch. Your download includes the full text of the book, a PDF of all 108 cards, and a PDF of the character sheet.


Engineered for speed and simplicity, the Planet Mercenary RPG lets you play out these adventures quickly with three six-sided dice and the 108-card Mayhem deck—a set of story-building, plot-twisting, occasionally explosive elements that can transform even a mundane encounter into a turning point for the entire mission. You and your group will weave magnificent, raucous, and probably hilarious adventure stories, and everyone will enjoy themselves …even when things go terribly wrong.

Planet Mercenary RPG is set in the universe of the Schlock Mercenary comic, but you don't need to read the comic to enjoy the game.

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Nigel R February 25, 2021 3:21 pm UTC
It would be nice to be able to buy a PDF of the Mayhem cards as a stand-alone. I have a used copy of the book, but it came without the cards.
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Chuck B June 27, 2019 2:54 am UTC
Full-size Preview =still= doesn't work.
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Paul K January 01, 2019 6:30 am UTC
Please do a P.O.D. version!
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Daniel S April 25, 2018 6:57 pm UTC
The full-size preview doesn't work!
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Kristopher G August 22, 2017 6:38 pm UTC
Had a chance to play the game at GenCon 2017.

If I'd have done nothing else that weekend, that alone would have been worth the drive to Indy.
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Raymond W April 27, 2018 9:00 pm UTC
Same here. The game sounds interesting but too expensive to warrant without a preview.
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Chris C August 06, 2019 9:03 pm UTC
Yeah, my reply is more than a year late (I was looking for more Planet Mercenary materials). I agree with Kristopher's comment. It is fast and fun. I played the "Escape ... Jungle" at 2018 GenCon. Just plain awesome. Playing with a group of total strangers actually added to the game. The Mayhem Deck is a great feature. It is well worth owning.
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