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Gunships & Shuttles is a science-fiction supplement for Cepheus Engine and the HOSTILE setting.

Escape pods, lifeboats, shuttles, gunboats and dropships – vital smallcraft that play an important part in the gritty American Sector setting of HOSTILE. Nearly all of the smallcraft featured in the setting are covered here, with write-ups, external views and comprehensive deckplans. Included also are two pieces of shuttle-related fiction and a bonus: 11 pages scanned in from the ICO’s Flight Handbook published in 2178!

The following shuttles and gunboats are included:

  • Neumayer Escape Pod
  • Orchid Lifeboat
  • Nomad Ship’s Boat
  • Sabre Gunboat
  • Starlifter Modular Shuttle (and 10 module variations)
  • Halo Heavy Shuttle (all three versions)
  • Thunderchief Heavy Shuttle
  • Mustang Dropship

“The ICO highly recommends that manufacturers include suitable pods or escape vehicles for their starships; crews need the ability to escape from a ship due to threats varying from destabilised mainframe computers, a hostile exomorph infestation, malfunctioning and psychotic androids or unhealthy space-time paradoxes created by an unsynchronised hyperdrive.”

Section 4, General Operations And Flight Handbook, ICO-845-1-2178-T



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