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GURPS Classic: Space

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The Future is Yours!

GURPS Space is the star-spanning sourcebook for GURPS – now revised and expanded for its third edition. In the 160 pages of GURPS Space, you'll find:

  • Scientifically accurate and up-to-date rules for creating star systems and planets . . . either randomly or to fit a specific campaign.
  • Detailed guidelines for creating futuristic and alien governments and societies.
  • An informed look at the technologies of tomorrow: what will be, what might be, and beyond!
  • Character-creation resources for space campaigns, featuring 24 character types, three variant human races, and four alien races.
  • A full science-fiction equipment list, including weapons, gadgets, and medical technology.
  • Realistic treatments of the dangers of noxious atmospheres, crushing gravity, vacuum, radiation, and other hazards of space travel and exploration.
  • A self-contained, GURPS Vehicles-compatible starship construction system, covering TL8 (just around the corner) to TL13+ (superscience).
  • Complete ship combat rules – no ship counters, just roleplaying – for playing out ship-to-ship battles.

GURPS Space does not tie your game to a single background. Rather, it is designed for the creative GM who wants to develop his own universe! This book presents a wide variety of choices and background information to let you recreate your favorite science-fiction background – or build your own.

Years in the making and now extensively revised and updated, GURPS Space is a survey of the whole space-adventure genre as it relates to roleplaying. If you're ready to create your own future . . . it's yours.

Winner of the Origins Award for Best Roleplaying Supplement of 1988!

(This is a digital reprint of a GURPS Third Edition product.)

 
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179
Publisher Stock #
SJG30-6005
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20.59 MB
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File Last Updated:
January 19, 2018
This title was added to our catalog on January 22, 2018.
Publisher
Steve Jackson Games
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