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Do you play Traveller or StarfinderStar Trek, Star Wars, or Stars Without Number? Another science fiction tabletop role-playing game?

If so, these 26 1D100 random tables will help you cut down your GM prep time. Don't waste time creating things your players will never see. Use these random tables to fill in the details, so you as the game master can focus on storytelling.

The tables include:

  • Space Encounters
  • Planetary Exploration Encounters
  • Rumors from the Spaceport Bar
  • Spaceship Mechanical Problems
  • Items in a Desk
  • Items in a Government Office
  • Computer Files
  • Items in a Cargo Hold
  • Types of Stars
  • Types of Planets
  • Illegal Drugs
  • Plus 15 more!

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Thomas B January 31, 2023 8:26 am UTC
I have one minor nitpick.
If you are selling a book of tables, at least show one that I can see and read. The Quick View I can't read (too small and fuzzy) and the Full Sized stops before the first table.
I realize that is the meat of the product, but I really don't buy products like this unless I get a peak at at least a page of content to see how you think and what you include.
I like the idea, but I'm not totally buying a pig in a poke.
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Roxanne C March 22, 2022 4:33 pm UTC
I was about to purchase but thten realised that you had gone silly with the borders again. As I am still waiting for the borders to be a thing you can swich off on your other tables I will give this one a miss too.
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Giacomo M May 12, 2022 9:32 am UTC
Thanks for this comment because it stopped me from buyin' this untill the borders get fixed.
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Jeffrey G February 14, 2020 4:58 am UTC
The borders on these files really only just burn through extra ink- there is no point to them. It would be a lot better if they could be turned off. Decent tables, though, I plan to use them!
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Arayana M December 27, 2019 6:21 pm UTC
So I'm having a great time with this book but one sentence makes no sense to me. Maybe a missing/incorrect word?
Page 46, (Illegal drug) 82. Trome
"20% chance of beings after every use."
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Pierre S March 07, 2021 5:13 am UTC
Maybe they mean "beingness". Maybe it's a Hippie Zen thing... :-)
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Damian D February 12, 2019 2:53 pm UTC
Are these d100 tables?
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Gabriela Z October 09, 2019 10:39 am UTC
Good question. What kind of tables are these?
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Matthew D November 06, 2019 4:15 pm UTC
Yes, they are.
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David L September 26, 2018 9:16 pm UTC
Can I use this information in my Android video game? Thanks.
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David L September 29, 2018 4:51 pm UTC
Usage rights and copyright info would be appreciated.
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Blake P June 18, 2018 4:13 pm UTC
Wow just bought this item and gave it a quick scan. Provides many much needed system agnostic events, items, and more for sci fi settings (even names of books, there are so many of these for fantasy settings but have not seen it yet for sci fi). Definitely worth the low price I love it. We need more resources like this for science fiction. Hint, hint :) Good work!
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Matthew D June 19, 2018 2:03 am UTC
Thank you for the kind words. I hope you get a lot of use out of it. Would you mind leaving a review?
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Blake P June 19, 2018 4:02 pm UTC
It will see a lot of use thanks. Science Fiction really needs some "dungeon" generation resources too. If you have the time (for different types of dungeons eg high tech facility, ancient alien ruins, on artificial worlds like ringworlds, bases on zero atmospere worlds, space habitats, etc etc). Leaving review now
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Matthew D June 19, 2018 11:39 pm UTC
Thank you! I'll consider creating some of those resources. I need them for my games as well! Thanks again.
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