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Rocket Age 5e - Core Rulebook

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Rocket Age won the ENnies Judge's Spotlight Award.

"It's alternate history pulpy retro-sci-fi space opera planetary romance. It's throttled up rocket packs burning radium on the long blast to the farthest reaches of the Solar System. It's hunting thunder lizards in the upland jungles of Venus. It's battling Ancient Martian killing machines piloted by the Deutsche Marskorps across the baking red deserts of Mars. It's exploring the deadly skies of Jupiter under the constant threat of Europan disintegration. It's RAY gun wielding heroes bulls-eyeing mutants in the blasted ruins of Io" - Ken Spencer, Rocket Age Author.

Rocket Age is the core rulebook in our new radium-powered game line of interplanetary adventure! 5e compatible, it's packed to the fins with all the rules, setting information and game ideas to keep you playing throughout your very own rocket age!


 
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Dani J August 14, 2020 3:28 pm UTC
I get that his is 5e compatible, But do we need SRD to play, or those the rule come with this book?
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Kenneth S August 14, 2020 3:53 pm UTC
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You will need the SRD for the basic rules of 5e. Rocket Age (5e) has species, classes, backgrounds, equipment, the psychic powers system (which is very different from Vanican magic in the SRD and does not need it), vehicle rules, foes, and setting. All you will need the SRD for is referencing the basics of 5e, such as attacks rolls, saving throws, and so forth.
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kristiaan L February 05, 2020 6:17 pm UTC
Is there added "fluff" for 5e that is not in the vortex rules?
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Kenneth S February 06, 2020 1:40 pm UTC
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We managed to fit the fluff from the Vortex corebook and Heroes of the Solar System in to Rocket Age 5e. There might be a line altered here or there to make layout work with some of the pages, but it is basically the same.
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376
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978-1-62283-697-0
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WNG0522
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