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FTL:2448 v2

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Softcover B&W Book (8.5" x 11")
$18.00

This is a reprint of the 1985 classic FTL:2448.

Faster Than Light 2448 is a role-playing game of adventure and planetary exploration in the not so distant future.


You will become a human or alien in a time of exploration and corporate expansion, where fortUDes can be made and lost by the seldom considered individual. You will visit worlds of wealth and poverty, work in hells or places built on ideals. Allens and robots will be your friends as you travel to the frontiers of settled space and beyond,

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steve F June 10, 2018 3:56 am UTC
will there be a PDF version???
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Sally V June 10, 2018 5:32 am UTC
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there has been a pdf version for years. it is available on our company's home page https://tritacgames.com
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steve F June 10, 2018 8:56 pm UTC
Hi Sally....thanks for the heads up...picked up a copy of the FTL;2488 Complete Edition

I was curious as to why Two supplements published in 1986 was not included in the Complete edition as part of the Addendums section of the pdf ??

1) Cop 2448 by Tucholka and Kreig Branden
2) Star Charts by Tucholka and Lloyd Stilwell.

According to Wikipedia, the last known edition was put out in 1990 (3rd edition)
will there be an updated new 4th edition coming out anytime soon with new supplementary material?
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Sally V June 10, 2018 9:27 pm UTC
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They were not included because Richard did not own the rights to them completely like the rest of the ftl:2448 publications.

We have a small group of people looking into revising FTL and fixing errors or things that simply were not known at the time the books were written, but it is a slow project.
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This title was added to our catalog on June 09, 2018.